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      06-07-2011, 02:09 PM   #1
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New 5-Series purchase but cant decide between 2 models?

Hello, I'm interested in purchasing a 2 year old 550i or 535i.

Which one would be the better choice for long term performance, thanks in advance.
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      06-07-2011, 02:15 PM   #2
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Hello, I'm interested in purchasing a 2 year old 550i or 535i.

Which one would be the better choice for long term performance, thanks in advance.
I think the 550 will give you fewer problems in the long run.
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      06-07-2011, 02:18 PM   #3
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I think the 550 will give you fewer problems in the long run.
If he wont mod 535 it should be fine as well.
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535i: more easily modded.
550i: less of an "unknown" about long term reliability.

I'd go for the 550i just for the V8 sound!
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      06-07-2011, 02:45 PM   #5
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v8 reliability.

535 for mods
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