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Old 09-17-2008, 09:23 PM   #21
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You will get more looks in the 8er. There is not one day I dont get asked what my car is or get a thumbs up....I have yet to see a BMW that gets more looks then the 8
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Old 09-18-2008, 03:12 AM   #22
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I have yet to see a BMW that gets more looks then the 8
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Old 09-18-2008, 09:43 AM   #23
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You couldn't be more wrong. 8-series was rediculously expensive to maintain. Most dealers don't keep the parts in stock. They have to be ordered from Germany. Plus, almost none of the techs have ever worked on an 8er.....

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This is true, I used to work at a dealership. Honestly I wouldn't buy any BMW with that engine.
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Old 09-22-2008, 08:47 PM   #24
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buy the 8 series and do swap in a LS7
much more reliable
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