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post #1 of 23 (permalink) Old 01-03-2007, 10:45 PM Thread Starter
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Cool From BMW to Benz!

I just sold the 7 and picked up an E430 sport a few weeks ago. This post is great. I look forward to chatting it up with the Benz experts.
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post #2 of 23 (permalink) Old 01-03-2007, 10:48 PM
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looks great!

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Looks great! How's it feel to go from a 7 to an E?

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In my humble opinion, you are going in the right direction (BMW to M-B) but isn't it a bit of a step backwards from a 7-series to an E-class? I would have thought, amenities-wise at least, that what you had was closer to the S-class(?)

Nice car, by the way. The only two more things I'd like to have in my Benz are a Sports Package (LOVE those wheels) and the 8-cylinder engine.

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Hi, acarter, and welcome to the forum.

I think you'll enjoy your E; I know I enjoy mine. There's lots of good folks in the 210 forum.

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I look forward to chatting it up with the Benz experts.
If that's the case, what are you doing here?

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I'd take an E over a 7 any day, of course most people here probably would as well, considering it's an MB forum. Nice lookin' car.
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Welcome acarter53, You'll have a lot of laughs here, good luck with your new car.
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Welcome to benz world acarter!Your E class looks nice and clean!I hope you'll enjoy her!
Btw,don't listen to greg..he is definately one of the experts!!

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I'd take an E over a 7 any day, of course most people here probably would as well, considering it's an MB forum. Nice lookin' car.
Actually, I'd stick with the 7, especially if it was the E38. However, I wouldn't mind an E430 over a 7 though.

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Thanks for the warm welcome, you guys are way more easy going than the BMW guys that I use to chat with. I was headed in the direction of a 2002 S430. But I realized that I don’t need that much car again. The E has some options that my 740il did not. The car feels more durable. If that makes sense?

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