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      08-10-2012, 09:23 AM   #1
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need help asap! in the market 08 335xi

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Im in the market for an 08 335xi. I have found one, coupe, cold weather, premium, navigation, sport packages. It is listed at 31,415 and has 46,xxx miles.

My main concern is 46,xxx miles. This car is certified pre-owned, but what specifically does that mean for BMW? I'm really concerned with the reliability of the vehicle.
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      08-10-2012, 09:26 AM   #2
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I means that if the car breaks down then they will fix it. It is a extended warranty from BMW. I think its 6yrs or 100,000 miles, it does not include any maintenance on it.
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      08-10-2012, 09:28 AM   #3
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IMO its a little over priced but definitely a solid car. I bought my 09 xi for 26.5 in November at a dealers auction, so no warranty, with 51k and it is still running like a beauty.

Best money I have EVER spent.

Just in case I went out and got an extended warranty for about 2k.
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      08-10-2012, 09:29 AM   #4
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IMO its a little over priced but definitely a solid car. I bought my 09 xi for 26.5 in November at a dealers auction, so no warranty, with 51k and it is still running like a beauty.

Best money I have EVER spent.

Just in case I went out and got an extended warranty for about 2k.
wow, 26.5 otd? with all of these features?
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      08-10-2012, 09:30 AM   #5
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I means that if the car breaks down then they will fix it. It is a extended warranty from BMW. I think its 6yrs or 100,000 miles, it does not include any maintenance on it.
6 years /100k from when? when the vehicle was built or when they put the stamp on it. so if its an 08, 2014 or 100k miles whichever comes first? 2014 is approaching quickly...
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      08-10-2012, 09:42 AM   #6
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IMO its a little over priced but definitely a solid car. I bought my 09 xi for 26.5 in November at a dealers auction, so no warranty, with 51k and it is still running like a beauty.

Best money I have EVER spent.

Just in case I went out and got an extended warranty for about 2k.
well I guess we cant forget that you did spend the extra 2k on warranty where as this car already has it..
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      08-10-2012, 09:43 AM   #7
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wow, 26.5 otd? with all of these features?
I just picked up a 08 335xi sedan with no navi no comfort access for $24,000 but everything else you listed and it has 46,000 miles on it.


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6 years /100k from when? when the vehicle was built or when they put the stamp on it. so if its an 08, 2014 or 100k miles whichever comes first? 2014 is approaching quickly...
I think from when it was built.
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      08-10-2012, 09:45 AM   #8
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well I guess we cant forget that you did spend the extra 2k on warranty where as this car already has it..
all in 28.5 then. I have those same options as you listed minus Nav, which I do not care for, but don't forget your paying 3k more for a car that is 1yr older even though you have 5k less miles.
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      08-10-2012, 09:47 AM   #9
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I just picked up a 08 335xi sedan with no navi no comfort access for $24,000 but everything else you listed and it has 46,000 miles on it.




I think from when it was built.
I see, thanks..

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all in 28.5 then. I have those same options as you listed minus Nav, which I do not care for, but don't forget your paying 3k more for a car that is 1yr older even though you have 5k less miles.
Guess Ill try haggling with the price. Pretty difficult to find a nice fully loaded 335 with CPO from bmw. even the AWD helps big time. thanks everyone for the input!
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      08-10-2012, 09:54 AM   #10
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I got my 2008 335xi E92 6-speed in April with Navi, Comf, Sport, Prem and 29.5K for $29.5K. Not CPO though but clean carfax.
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I got my 2008 335xi E92 6-speed in April with Navi, Comf, Sport, Prem and 29.5K for $29.5K. Not CPO though but clean carfax.
How much is the CPO warranty additional? 2kish? how many miles did u have.

this one has a clean carfax! one owner for its whole lifespan!

what do you think? chase it?
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      08-10-2012, 10:48 AM   #12
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How much is the CPO warranty additional? 2kish? how many miles did u have.

this one has a clean carfax! one owner for its whole lifespan!

what do you think? chase it?
Honestly I would but I would try to haggle the price down a lil bit...test drive it and inspect it to see if it was ever modded. Most likely it was a lease return since there was one owner as mine was, but since it was over 50k and out of factory warranty BMW financial decided to auction it off instead of CPO'ing the car.
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      08-10-2012, 11:07 AM   #13
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My dad just traded in his 08 335 xi e90 at silver star mb.. They gave us 21 grand for the trade, so u can work with their listing price. Car had nav, premium, and cold weather package..
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31K is way high. My buddy got a CPO 08 xi with the same packages but a 4dr instead of a coupe for less then 30K last November. It had 40k miles.
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      08-10-2012, 12:15 PM   #15
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FYI e92 coupe > e90 sedan as far as pricing goes
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      08-10-2012, 12:57 PM   #16
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darnit guys. the XI was sold today. they also have another I fully loaded for 32k, this one has 31,xxx miles tho. Im iffy about RWD in the NE winters though, thoughts ?
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      08-10-2012, 01:01 PM   #17
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im sorry, you all forget the f30 actually increased the value of the e9x
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      08-10-2012, 01:09 PM   #18
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I picked up an 08 335xi coupe for 26,795 CPO with 58,000 miles best money I ever spent and the car is in brand new condition. Sport pack package Premium Package Navi Logic 7 pretty much everything accept the comfort package
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      08-10-2012, 01:13 PM   #19
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Mine I purchased from an Auction out of state. 09 335xi N54 Auto, Comfort, Sport 49k on the odometer. $22500. It has been in an accident, I have all the records including police report of what happnened and what the body shop did. Rare case maybe, steal it was for me. I didnt want the Idrive for my own reasons. This is a rare case of pricing, but you should get an 08 for cheaper.
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      08-10-2012, 01:15 PM   #20
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damn its so difficult finding the right one! sigh... I might settle for RWD. I really want one thats CPO. car MUST be 6 SPEED. will not settle for an auto...
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      08-10-2012, 02:53 PM   #21
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Bought my 2007 E90 335i in 2010 w/ 53k miles with premium, cold weather, 4 yr or 50k mile warranty for 23k out the door inc plates and tax.
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      08-10-2012, 03:50 PM   #22
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I have been on fence about selling my 08 335xi sedan MT for couple months. 36k. CPO. GIAC stage 1. No other mods. HPFP replaced. All injectors replaced under warranty. Yadda Yadda Yadda. PM me if wanna chat. Otherwise I'm saving for FMIC , DP, and Stage 2
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