1987 BMW 7 Series Reviews from North America

1987 BMW 7 Series 735i 3.5L

Year of manufacture1987
First year of ownership2004
Most recent year of ownership2005
Engine and transmission 3.5L Automatic
Performance marks 6 / 10
Reliability marks 7 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 7 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
6.7 / 10
Distance when acquired220000 miles
Most recent distance235000 miles
Previous carBMW 3 Series

Summary:

What? That's an 87'?!

Faults:

Water pump.

Gas tank leaks.

Spark plug shot out of hole, needed to be re threaded.

Heating and cooling system is really messed up, this is a common problem for most of these cars.

General Comments:

This is a very fine car. It rides and drives very well, compared to other cars. The interior is very luxurious and comfortable. I love it!

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 22nd April, 2005

1987 BMW 7 Series 735i Limo Sedan 3.5L

Year of manufacture1987
First year of ownership1988
Most recent year of ownership2005
Engine and transmission 3.5L Automatic
Performance marks 8 / 10
Reliability marks 4 / 10
Comfort marks 10 / 10
Dealer Service marks 8 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 5 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
7.0 / 10
Distance when acquired228000 miles
Most recent distance233000 miles

Summary:

What a boat

Faults:

Stripped spark plug hole. Spark plug shot out while on the highway.

The HVAC system is crap. Most people who know BMW would agree.

Water pump went.

General Comments:

This is a VERY nice car.

The interior is luxurious.

The car rides and handles very well.

I would like to see a little more acceleration, but hey, who cares when the car looks that good.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 20th April, 2005

Average review marks: 6.8 / 10, based on 2 reviews