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Posted by in BMW Magazine on July 10, 2011
It’s inevitable that all vehicles will eventually wind up in a salvage yard. This is true for even the very popular and expensive BMW. Either the vehicle was in an accident, or it sustained major engine or transmission problems rendering it too expensive to fix. Some less expensive vehicles are sold for parts while other higher resale cars are kept in tact and sold as a salvage car. BMW’s are a very popular and expensive vehicle. Because of this, it’s very common to see salvage BMW cars in auto yards, ready to be resold, or sent to auction. BMW owners are usually very partial to their vehicles and often stay with the same style, make and model of their car of choice.
The costs of a new BMW are quite expensive. Even buying a used BMW will set you back quite a bit of money. If you are on a budget, and still want a BMW, a BMW salvage car may be your best and quite possibly, your only choice in achieving your goal. The interest and demand for BMW’s makes it quite common to find salvage BMWs in scrap yards… Some people may be looking for a BMW for their everyday car, while others are looking for a project car, to restore.
You can find BMW salvage cars for either reason. Some BMW salvage autos may require a lot of work, which is perfect for the restoration reason. Other BMW salvage cars, may have minimal damage, but still may require engine work or minor body repair. The main thing to remember is a person buying a BMW salvage auto must have the ability to fix up the car; it would be a mistake otherwise, because the cars are there because of the cost of repair. Read the rest of this entry »