Review: BMW 7 Series (2002 – 2009)
Brisk or rapid performance, depending on model. Handles well. Looks improve with familiarity.
The iDrive control system takes a lot of learning. Ride on big wheels with low profile tyres is un-limo-like.
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Worldwide recall of 489,000 BMW cars with six-cylinder 3.0 litre petrol engines of which less than 3,000 are in the UK. These are: N51 (1991-1995), N52 (from 2005) and the N55 6-cylinder petrol turbo... Read more
Report of 132,000 mile 2005 730D coking up; apparently also common on 6 cylinder BMW diesels in X3s and X5s used for the school run. Read more
Another incidence of inlet manifold swirl flaps of 730D breaking off, damaging the turbo and being ingested by the engine, though in this case the engine was saved at some considerable cost. Read more
BMW 7 Series (2002 – 2009): At A Glance
- On average it achieves 101% of the official MPG figure
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