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Love the car ..... Hate the maintenance
7 of 7 people found this review helpful
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By Amanda
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2006 BMW 7 Series Sedan 750i 4dr Sedan (4.8L 8cyl 6A)


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My 750i sport currently has 80k miles. Since about 40k miles the car has been blowing smoke when I idle for more than 5 mins was told it was the valve cover gasket then I was told the valve stem seals and quotes $15k to fix. Not to mention some days the car just won't start I hit the button power comes on cars clicks but does not fire even after having a brand new battery. Tires and brakes every 6months to a year which is $1500. Transmission fault all the time but never have a slip in the transmission. The parking sensors have not worked since about 50k miles and no body can figure out why??? Car is a mess but fun to drive I give it that.


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Transmission Issues!!! Do Not Buy
11 of 18 people found this review helpful
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By bimmers1
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2006 BMW 7 Series Sedan 750i 4dr Sedan (4.8L 8cyl 6A)


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Engine and Transmission Issues!!! Do Not Buy Nice car and very expensive to have this type of expensive issues.


Best Features

will list when they BMW does a recall. sorry :(


Worst Features

Recall needed urgent!!!


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Transmission Issues!!! Avoid if possible
8 of 8 people found this review helpful
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By warmstead
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2006 BMW 7 Series Sedan 750i 4dr Sedan (4.8L 8cyl 6A)


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I have owned BMW's since early 90's - 735i, 745i and now 750i. The 750i is by far the best and worst of the 7 series. if you have a 745 series!! KEEP IT!!! much better car then the 750i... I have had transimission issues " the Jerk or safe mode problems etc" was told everything from need to replace the transimission to it needs a software upgrade. Great looking car but just not worth the investment with today's economy... "Anyone wants to buy a 2006 BMW 750i ? will make you a heck of a deal...


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Luxury package


Worst Features

better transimission !!!!


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Too many issues
1 of 33 people found this review helpful
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By skap1
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2006 BMW 7 Series Sedan 750i 4dr Sedan (4.8L 8cyl 6A)


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I have a 2006 that has had way too many problems including Leaking engine oil Leaking transmission oil Ac issues Dme replaced Soft touch replaced Shifting jolts Moon roof issues It has great ride but the quality of the car sucks! It has only 50k miles.


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Buy it- you will love this car!
2 of 3 people found this review helpful
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By vittorio
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2006 BMW 7 Series Sedan 750i 4dr Sedan (4.8L 8cyl 6A)


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Best car ever. Dollar for Dollar the best value in luxury sport sedans. Great power, smooth acceleration, creature comforts abound, great styling, solid reliability. My first BMW was an 84, 318i, then graduated to 5 (98 540i) series and have owned a 2001 740i, 2004 745i and now the 750i, by far my favorite!


Best Features

Drivetrain, interior, styling. If you can figure out an Ipod and an Ipad then you'll have no problems with the idrive- if you're still using a typewriter then you may have a hard time with it


Worst Features

More power. 360hp needs to be pushed to 420hp then it will put a permanent smile on your face


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