2007 BMW 5 Series Consumer Review: Exterior molding is of very lo
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2007 BMW 5 Series - Consumer Review

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530xi Sedan (3.0L 6-cyl. AWD 6-speed Manual)

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Exterior molding is of very low quality
By beemaman on

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2007 BMW 5 Series 530xi 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl 6M)

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I've owned my car for about three and a half years. I bought my 2007 530xi in the beginning of 2010 and it has been a great car. Handles great. Never stuck in snow. Pretty reliable till about two months ago. First I noticed that it takes about 3-4 seconds for it to start after pressing the 'start' button. In addition, the exterior of this car is built with very cheap quality materials. The BMW logo from the hood fell off (just the emblem, the silver part is still on the hood - the dealership said, that its 'normal' to fall off after 5 or so years) The Windshield molding on the front and the back have started to deteriorate to the point that water have started to seep thru a bit.

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This car handles corners great!

Suggested Improvements

BMW needs to have better quality finishing materials for windshield molding and the BMW emblem on the hood of the car. Cheaper cars seem to have more durable finishing than this car.
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