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BMW 7-Series 740i V8 4d Auto (94) (1995/M)

BMW 7-Series 740i V8 4d Auto (94) (1995/M) - Owner Review

Fast and suprisingly sporting
4

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BMW 7-Series (94-02)

Value

2 out of 5

Depreciates quickly even when 2nd hand

Costs

3 out of 5

My mechanic foxed by computers, BMW service expensive

Driving

4 out of 5

Fast and suprisingly sporting

Performance

5 out of 5

Outstanding, feels like a Porsche 0-60

Reliability

2 out of 5

Disappointing, kept overheating (never cured this) and lots of breakages, (3 locks, heater fan, other minor electrics)

Image

5 out of 5

Best looking 7 series still fresh today.

Comfort

5 out of 5

Alps in one go with 2 kids, everyone happy!

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Insurance group: 47

Security

5 out of 5

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Service

1 out of 5

Eyewatering - might just as well have been a Ford for all the service I got.

Problems

Bodywork
Flaky lacquer, door and boot locks

Engine
Re-occurring overheating problem never resolved (lots of early 740's affected apparently)

Gearbox
None

Other
Usual minor electrics

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
Yes

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes