I love how this car drives, the driver's seat cradles you, spacious for everyone of all heights to be comfortable in any seat. Sound system is amazing. Heated seats work so well, three levels make it great for when you have back pain and need it on high or just a little heat for extra relief after driving long trips. Car is heavy and hard to stop, turn and do not expect to make a u turn. Car parts and service cost and no one can ever seem to fully fix it no matter where I take it. Trunk leaks and all braking systems keep malfunctioning. Even though I like the pros the cons of this vehicle make it not worthwhile unless you want to throw money away.
2006 BMW 750Li - High Maintenance
The BMW 750Li is a good looking, comfortable car that can go fast, but handles well. There is plenty of legroom in both the front and back. The truck space is excellent. The biggest drawback for the 7 Series is the extreme expense for maintenance and repairs. For example, replacement windshield wipers cost $75 at O'Reilly's or the BMW dealers. An oil change is $250 because they check all the fluids. I never have gotten used to relying on the vehicle's computer for almost everything. There is no dipstick. You are notified when the oil is below the minimum. This makes it difficult for me to decide how much to put in.
The ride you'll never forget.
This is a really great vehicle that is stylish and durable all at the same time. It is also special because it caters to disabled male or female with all of its features placed on the steering wheel. The inside is has more room than the average sedan vehicle and the ride is very smooth. This vehicle features heated seats during the winter front and back seats that is and air conditioning in the front and back during those hot summer months.
Driver & front passenger airbags Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) w/dual-threshold deployment system & 2-stage Smart airbags
Front seat side-impact airbags
Front/rear seat Head Protection System (HPS)
Intelligent Safety & Info System for deployment of safety systems
Front safety belts w/automatic pretensioners & force limiters
Automatic locking retractors on all passenger safety belts for installation of child restraint seats
Traction control w/Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) *
Active knee protection
Internal trunk release handle
Automatic fuel-pump shutoff upon severe impact
Battery safety terminal
Adaptive brake lights
* Optional Safety Feature
Safety Recalls (2)
Air BagsNov 12, 2013
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Nov 12, 2013
BMW of North America LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2006 325i, 325xi, 330i, 330xi sedans and 325xi sports wagons, model year 2007 328i, 328xi, 335i, 335xi sedans and 328i and 328xi sports wagons, model year 2006-2007 525i, 525xi, 530i, 530xi, 550i sedans and 530xi sports wagons, model year 2006 760i sedans, model year 2006-2007 750i, 750Li, and 760Li sedans, and model year 2006 X5 sports activity vehicles, equipped with certain seat types. The front passenger seat occupant detection mat that determines if and how the passenger frontal air bag should deploy in a crash may fatigue and develop cracks which could lead to a system failure.
Should the system fail, in the event of a crash, the front passenger air bag would be deactivated, increasing the risk of personal injury.
BMW will notify owners with an interim notification letter in January 2014 since parts are not currently available. When parts are available, anticipated to be in March 2014, BMW will send a second letter and dealers will repair the occupant detection mat to eliminate the possibility that it may crack, free of charge. Additionally, owners of model year 2006-2007 3 Series with standard seats, 5 Series with comfort seats, and Z4 models, will receive an extended warranty on their front passenger seat occupant detection mat. Owners may contact BMW customer relations at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at CustomerRelations@bmwusa.com.
Latches/locks/linkagesMay 18, 2017
Report Receipt Date:
May 18, 2017
BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2005-2008 745i, 745Li, 750i, 750Li, 760i, 760Li, and B7 Alpina vehicles equipped with both the Comfort Access and Soft Close Automatic options. In these vehicles, the doors may appear to be closed and latched, but, in fact, may inadvertently open.
The door may unexpectedly open due to road or driving conditions or occupant contact with the door. The sudden opening may result in occupant ejection or increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
The manufacturer has not yet provided a remedy for this recall. Owners may contact BMW at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at CustomerRelations@bmwusa.com.
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