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      01-25-2013, 11:22 AM   #67
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Keep us posted shortie, if you do decide this is the right one, let me know if you fancy a pint on pickup day
I will do, there is a dealer near me with a lower spec motor, same engine etc that i am going to visit tomorrow, reason being i want to test drive the manual as read a few stories about it not being the best box in the world that suffers problems engaging first and is a bit "notchy", So would rather try it for myself first
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      01-25-2013, 11:24 AM   #68
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I will do, there is a dealer near me with a lower spec motor, same engine etc that i am going to visit tomorrow, reason being i want to test drive the manual as read a few stories about it not being the best box in the world that suffers problems engaging first and is a bit "notchy", So would rather try it for myself first
No intention of buying it and its not anywhere near my shortlist, but i want to try a manual box for myself lol
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      01-25-2013, 11:25 AM   #69
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That's a really good 'sell' from Stratstone with that video! I have bought several cars over the phone from dealers and never received that level of service!
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      01-25-2013, 11:31 AM   #70
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That's a really good 'sell' from Stratstone with that video! I have bought several cars over the phone from dealers and never received that level of service!
Agreed, cant fault their effort, fair play to them and a big thanks to coopersim
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      01-25-2013, 03:47 PM   #71
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Mine is for sale now have a replacement car so it's just sitting in the garage really is a mint car gonna be gutted to see it go but the boot just wasn't practical
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      01-25-2013, 03:54 PM   #72
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wow coopersim what a guy you are, credit to the forum as has been said!
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Bad news shortie:

Hi Simon

Unfortunately the 325d was sold this morning and so is no longer available.

Whilst I am unlikely to get anything the same I will forward details of anything that I get that I think would be suitable.

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      01-26-2013, 09:20 AM   #74
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Unless of course you bought it! Lol
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Bad news shortie:

Hi Simon

Unfortunately the 325d was sold this morning and so is no longer available.

Whilst I am unlikely to get anything the same I will forward details of anything that I get that I think would be suitable.

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Unless of course you bought it! Lol

Its not me...... Well i took the car i had no interest in buying for a test drive this morning and i thought that the manual gearbox was awful (sorry if anyone has a manual). I had read that it was a notchy gearbox and doesn't always like first and that is exactly how it was. I really felt that the manual box was not for me in this car. So at least i know that i want another auto

Got to say that i was impressed with the performance of the 325d engine compared to my 320i, far superior.
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      01-26-2013, 11:58 AM   #76
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Mine is for sale now have a replacement car so it's just sitting in the garage really is a mint car gonna be gutted to see it go but the boot just wasn't practical
Unfortunately it needs to be an 07 plate or newer
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      01-26-2013, 01:09 PM   #77
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Not an LCI model but what about this one?

http://www.approved.bmw.co.uk/bmwuk/...price_ASC|list

I have never seen a spec like it! Bet 15k would seal the deal.
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      01-26-2013, 01:47 PM   #78
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Not an LCI model but what about this one?

http://www.approved.bmw.co.uk/bmwuk/...price_ASC|list

I have never seen a spec like it! Bet 15k would seal the deal.
Cheers for that spot mate, nice car, very nice spec, i just do not think i could live with that interior. Not a combination i feel i could live with on a daily basis
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      01-26-2013, 02:00 PM   #79
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Under budget and over mileage but this looks nice:


http://www.approved.bmw.co.uk/bmwuk/...tance_ASC|list

This is an se, but lci and low mileage:


http://www.approved.bmw.co.uk/bmwuk/...tance_ASC|list

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      01-26-2013, 05:08 PM   #80
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did u see this one shortie

http://www.approved.bmw.co.uk/bmwuk/...price_ASC|list

well under your budget, an 07 plate, an M Sport, low miles, great spec
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      01-26-2013, 05:38 PM   #81
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did u see this one shortie

http://www.approved.bmw.co.uk/bmwuk/...price_ASC|list

well under your budget, an 07 plate, an M Sport, low miles, great spec
Yep, i have a friend who only lives about 20 miles from that dealer. They are going to go have a look at it for me on monday
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      02-19-2013, 11:47 AM   #82
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Well finally after freezing my ass off on the motorbike for a few weeks i have this morning put down a deposit on a 58 plate lci 325d M Sport E90.

Hopefully collecting it Friday morning
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      02-19-2013, 12:29 PM   #83
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Very very nice.

Got a link?
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      02-19-2013, 04:53 PM   #84
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Very very nice.

Got a link?
They have already pulled it from their site, just checked lol

Here's a pic, not the best though. Begging for a black grill lol

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lovely colour.

i saw an estate with the mv3's done a darker grey than the car and it looked gorgeous, i wouldn't think it would work but it really did.

and i hope you ordered black kidney grilles whilst you were there they'll look great

hope you enjoy it
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Glad to see you got sorted shortie
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lovely colour.

i saw an estate with the mv3's done a darker grey than the car and it looked gorgeous, i wouldn't think it would work but it really did.

and i hope you ordered black kidney grilles whilst you were there they'll look great

hope you enjoy it
I was thinking exactly the same when they a due a refurb lol


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Cheers mate, fingers crossed this is more reliable than the last one. Plan on keeping it for a few years lol
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Congrats matey, you'll be impressed with that!
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