by Ezzyme on Feb 28, 2010 Vehicle: 1999 BMW 7 Series 740i 4dr Sedan
I just bought this with 115,000 miles on it. The paint is a 7 - swirl marks and a couple of minor dings. But the interior is a 9, even after 11 years and 115,000 miles. The back seat looks like no one has sat their. The driving experience is exceptional.
by Peter Judar on Jun 26, 2008 Vehicle: 1999 BMW 7 Series 740i 4dr Sedan
Purchased this vehicle new at 74 miles with sport package and I can tell you everything about this car. You will replace the radiator like a clockwork every 35K miles, about $400. Transmission failed at 73k miles. Extended warranty covered all but $100. While I loved the sport package wheels, I got sick of paying $250 per tire every 17k miles, put 17 inch BMW wheels on with Michelins for $150 each now get 35k miles per tire with a way better ride, less the look, oh well! Still get 14/21 mpg city/hwy. Recently replaced both front rubber mounts/arms for $400. Car tracks and steers like new! Rear/right window regulator replaced $600. Fan blew up at 80k miles and went through belt/hood
by bill williams on Dec 4, 2003 Vehicle: 1999 BMW 7 Series 740i 4dr Sedan
First Europen car I've owned. The last
3 cars we Lincolns(Two Mark VIII's and
a 2001 LS). All had V8's but nothing to
compare to the Beemer's performance and
handling.I have the 740i with thw Sport
by Leo74099 on Apr 20, 2003 Vehicle: 1999 BMW 7 Series 740i 4dr Sedan
Best option BMW NA made available is
the Sport Package on the 740i. With a
short wheel base, tighter springs,
bigger tires (vs. L), etc; this is a
big car that feels much smaller. Never
a problem in corners, this car inspires
confidence at speed and has a standing
still presence that is hard to match.
I walked to the front of new car sales area in hopes of getting a look at the new 7 series. As I was looking around, a sales rep came to me. He explained to me that they didn't have one on the floor,...
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