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Old 08-24-2006, 06:59 PM   #1
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99-00 BMW 540I 6 speed....I think Ive narrowed down all my choices to this one car because it has everything im looking for: stick shift 6 speed, fassstttt, RWD, luxury, nice looking...

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Old 08-24-2006, 07:02 PM   #2
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awesome car. was the undisputed class leader while in production. find one with the deep dish wheels like these.
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Old 08-24-2006, 07:02 PM   #3
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yes, thats all i got to say about that
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Old 08-24-2006, 07:07 PM   #4
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only concern I can think of is what kinda mileage are you going to find?
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Old 08-24-2006, 07:40 PM   #5
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man beemers in general are nice cars, i say go for it, and the deepdish wheels really set the car off
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Old 08-24-2006, 08:27 PM   #6
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Then add a Twin Turbo
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Do you need the V8. The BMW guys say it's too nose heavy.

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^^^^97-98 m3 sedan has better performance and weighs less, but if all out performance isnt his goal then the 540 should do just fine.
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Watch the repair costs. Other than that they are great cars, styling is awesome, performance is very good. go for it!
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Chassis parts like bushings and ball joints don't last long.
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