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BMW 7-Series 728i 4d Auto (1999/V) - Owner Review

Large, luxurious cabin and a spacious boot.
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Review submitted by
Keith Jones on

BMW 7-Series (94-02)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Stylish with good taste.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They admired it rather than loved it.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Probably not - unless I happened to chance across a well-priced 750iL.

What are you likely to buy next?
Undecided - something distinctive.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Independent

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£3,300

When did you buy the car?
March 2010

Did you get a good deal and why?
Price was fine but various electrical devices didn't work when I went to collect it. All were fixed barring the parking sensors.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Saw one with a very high specification at a decent price so decided to buy it.

What was the dealer like?
Stereotypical wheeler-dealer.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Sporty and brisk.

What's it like to park?
Fine after I fixed the parking sensors. It was a long car but easy to manoeuvre and position.

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Suspension bushes needed replacing.

What's most practical about your car?
Large, luxurious cabin and a spacious boot.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Television - although only worked on the old analogue system.

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