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Forum: European Delivery 10-12-2004, 10:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,219
Posted By gdavis
I agree on Le Meridien. We stayed there in June...

I agree on Le Meridien. We stayed there in June and it was great. Wonderful rooms, great pool in basement, good food, and across from Hauptbanhof. Have a blast, and bring me back a 645 while you're...
Forum: European Delivery 10-12-2004, 10:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,945
Posted By gdavis
It's a very interesting question that you...

It's a very interesting question that you posed!!! It would be worth asking this directly of BMWNA to get their response!

They might have an answer for this conundrum....

But it seems that...
Forum: European Delivery 09-19-2004, 07:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,807
Posted By gdavis
I bought my car from a dealer in NY state. I live...

I bought my car from a dealer in NY state. I live in Ohio, and when I went to get the vehicle title in my name I had to pay the tax. There was no way that they would have overlooked that idea. It was...
Forum: European Delivery 09-12-2004, 06:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 890
Posted By gdavis
I think it's a good idea to try to clean it for 2...

I think it's a good idea to try to clean it for 2 reasons; one is to keep your car feeling like it IS new, and two is because many of the drop off places expect it to be clean to they can inspect the...
Forum: European Delivery 08-25-2004, 06:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 662
Posted By gdavis
No, I don't think that they mean that trips...

No, I don't think that they mean that trips beyond 14 days require those other procedures. It sounds like they are referring to your request to what is needed for a 14 day trip in specific (if that...
Forum: European Delivery 08-24-2004, 06:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 877
Posted By gdavis
I dropped mine in Nice on June 30th and it was at...

I dropped mine in Nice on June 30th and it was at the dealer by August 2nd, I picked it up on August 7th. Mine had a bumper scrape and did not get fixed at VPC, I got it done after it arrived at...
Forum: European Delivery 08-22-2004, 06:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 662
Posted By gdavis
Mark, No, that stuff is nonsense. I returned...

Mark,
No, that stuff is nonsense. I returned recently from our trip and needed no such stuff. All you need is passport, drivers license and money for hotels and food, etc. That's it. Lots of people...
Forum: European Delivery 08-19-2004, 02:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 674
Posted By gdavis
I dropped my car off in Nice too on June 30. It...

I dropped my car off in Nice too on June 30. It took just around 6 weeks to make it to the dealer. The owners' circle is not worth using for this. I picked up my car on August 7th and today it still...
Forum: European Delivery 08-13-2004, 05:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 709
Posted By gdavis
I would check direct with Marriott or Hilton on...

I would check direct with Marriott or Hilton on those specific hotels in advance of going to Priceline. You can learn if all rooms have capacity for 4 or not, then book through Priceline. MOST hotels...
Forum: European Delivery 08-04-2004, 02:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 748
Posted By gdavis
We just returned from having spent about 1 1/2...

We just returned from having spent about 1 1/2 weeks along the mediterranean in France along the area you mentioned visiting. Our own opinion is that Monte Carlo, Cannes and Nice are not the nicest...
Forum: European Delivery 07-21-2004, 10:59 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,476
Posted By gdavis
In the 3 weeks were toured through Germany and...

In the 3 weeks were toured through Germany and France, I also never saw police doing any aggressive speed control on the highways. In the US, speeding is usually treated as the #1 criminal offense...
Forum: European Delivery 07-20-2004, 11:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 770
Posted By gdavis
I'm in the same mode as you are with the kids...

I'm in the same mode as you are with the kids issue. I got them specifically FOR kids, and no one and no-where was there any mention about not using them with kids.
Forum: European Delivery 07-19-2004, 05:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 770
Posted By gdavis
I found out the same thing when I picked up my...

I found out the same thing when I picked up my car at ED. I actually got them because I have children back there. My kids aren't little anymore, but it would have been nice if someone explained this...
Forum: European Delivery 07-19-2004, 10:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,067
Posted By gdavis
thanks M. Wong, that's helpful to know. Mine...

thanks M. Wong,
that's helpful to know. Mine had a little mishap and looks like it will be getting some work on it after arrival.

It looks like about one month for the work you had after...
Forum: European Delivery 07-19-2004, 08:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,067
Posted By gdavis
So with the additional 3 weeks, what was the...

So with the additional 3 weeks, what was the total time it took to get the car back after drop-off in Europe? What was the amount of time you expected it to be excluding the extra 3 wks?
Forum: European Delivery 07-18-2004, 01:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,174
Posted By gdavis
I think the idea of naming the the voices is...

I think the idea of naming the the voices is really good too. My kids were asking what were the voices doing while they weren't busy talking to us. (Nav Babe and Command Dude). They also wanted to...
Forum: European Delivery 07-17-2004, 02:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,174
Posted By gdavis
What kinds of names have people given their Bimmer?

I noticed in another thread that Alex Baumann named his bimmer 'Barney'. I feel a need to give mine a name too.

Has anyone else given their's a name? and if so, how 'bout posting them here for...
Forum: European Delivery 07-11-2004, 07:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 743
Posted By gdavis
Hey, I just saw my car posted on Wallenius's...

Hey, I just saw my car posted on Wallenius's site! At least I know it is on its way!!!!!! Yaaahoooo!

What I don't understand yet is that it says 'booked' july 1, 'received at terminal' july 9....
Forum: European Delivery 07-10-2004, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,372
Posted By gdavis
That's good to know that you've already heard...

That's good to know that you've already heard about the ship and it's arrival date from BMWNA. I dropped mine in Nice on 30 June and have yet to hear anything. I also stayed at Le Meridien and really...
Forum: European Delivery 07-09-2004, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 743
Posted By gdavis
go to http://www.2wglobal.com and go to...

go to
http://www.2wglobal.com

and go to cargo tracking, auto and enter VIN
Forum: European Delivery 07-08-2004, 02:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By gdavis
Just returned from ED and also have a new Euro...

Just returned from ED and also have a new Euro DVD for sale. Mint condition, and boy was it indispensable.

I'd offer it as well for the same amount; 120 inlcuding shipping.
Forum: European Delivery 07-07-2004, 01:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,390
Posted By gdavis
Ouch! that's incredible! When I dropped my car...

Ouch! that's incredible! When I dropped my car off in Nice, the guy said that it would be on a ship in a matter of days after arriving in the port. I guess he was WRONG!!!

It's gonna be a long...
Forum: European Delivery 07-07-2004, 10:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,043
Posted By gdavis
Wow, that's awful. I can't believe it could take...

Wow, that's awful. I can't believe it could take that long. Maybe its time to raise some fuss!
Forum: European Delivery 07-07-2004, 03:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,390
Posted By gdavis
I tried to enter my VIN number on wallenius' site...

I tried to enter my VIN number on wallenius' site under 'cargo ID' since that was the only entry point when clicking on 'Auto', and it came back with no such cargo available.

I dropped off my car...
Forum: European Delivery 06-15-2004, 03:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 943
Posted By gdavis
Dave, will be there with wife and 2 kids who also...

Dave, will be there with wife and 2 kids who also may sleep in some. Auburn interior too!
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