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1999 BMW 7 Series Sedan - Consumer Reviews

1999 BMW 7 Series Sedan

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1999 740IL
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By meemygirl
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1999 BMW 7 Series Sedan 740iL 4dr Sedan


Review

The ride is excellent but too many
gadgets have had to be repaired: rear
and front cup holders, rear glass
window up and down, car phone
electronics still do not work, glove
compartment latch. I could go on, but
the smooth ride is still the best.


Best Features

The seats are very comfortable and the ride is great.


Worst Features

The inside components: cup holders are not secure enough to hold drinks, even when they do work. Telephone worked very short time. Decided my cell would do just fine when BMW Service couldn't fix the intergrated phone.


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Flagship BMW
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By msk600
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Vehicle

1999 BMW 7 Series Sedan 750iL 4dr Sedan


Review

What a smooth, quite ride. Although I
purchased used, it feels and rides
like a brand new car. If you can find
a well maintained used one, go for
it. Suprisingly, I get more than 20
MPG on highway driving fully utilizing
its V12 power.


Best Features

Smooth ride quality, excelleration, and creature comfort. It come with every possible options we can imagine in a car.


Worst Features

None so far.


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First BMW
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By bill williams
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Vehicle

1999 BMW 7 Series Sedan 740i 4dr Sedan


Review

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
package.


Best Features

Handling is super and gas milage is great for a 4400lb. car.


Worst Features

Tires? How do you keep the right ones on for the different seasons. The summer ones are bad in the winter and the winter in the summer. BMW needs manufactuer their own brand.


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Too fun not to drive
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By 31 year old
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Vehicle

1999 BMW 7 Series Sedan 740iL 4dr Sedan


Review

I bought this car with 72k on it. Can
honestly say that it is the greatest
sport sedan land yacht around. The
power plant could use a little more
punch but is more than apt for the
application. The DSC is a true
lifesaver. I am 6 foot 6 inches and I
can sit in the driver seat with my
legs completely straight. Comfort is
available in every seat. The rear
seats are more like a nice leather
couch. One thing that was added were
wheels from the new 745. The 18"
wheels have helped the performance
around corners.


Best Features

Comfort, stature and true driving pleasure.


Worst Features

Premium sound is too light on bass to be called premium. There is more than usual interior body panel sound. Seems like radiator issues are common.


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Love the ride, but hope it lasts
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By Leo74099
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1999 BMW 7 Series Sedan 740i 4dr Sedan


Review

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.


Best Features

Acceleration from a stop or at highway speed. This car is not drag racer, but delivers smooth and instant speed on request. The 740i is also the safest car I have ever experienced. With DSC you can't get yourself in trouble.


Worst Features

The BMW standard, better cupholders, not enought bass for a "high end" system. AM reception. Many nagging little problems; O2 sensors ($$), sunroof motors, PS hoses, hood alarm sensor. If you buy a used one, pay for the Certified Pre-Owned Warranty. You will use it!


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