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Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 03:37 AM
Replies: 29
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Posted By Gluhwein
Sadly, the answer in my case is "yes". I don't...

Sadly, the answer in my case is "yes". I don't wish to get too specific about my personal life let's just say there's no way a postal employee should be driving a BMW and traveling twice a year to...
Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 03:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 907
Posted By Gluhwein
What he said.

What he said.
Forum: European Delivery 05-30-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 758
Posted By Gluhwein
That video is fantastic. As a real amateur...

That video is fantastic. As a real amateur trying to learn how to use a GoPro I can appreciate how incredible your final product came out. Wow!!! I'm lucky to film 30 seconds of interesting video...
Forum: European Delivery 05-30-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,480
Posted By Gluhwein
Plenty of other awesome castles for photo ops...

Plenty of other awesome castles for photo ops still available. You must be having fun because your car is getting dirtier and dirtier.
Forum: European Delivery 05-30-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 511
Posted By Gluhwein
Are we talking about the standard floor mats that...

Are we talking about the standard floor mats that are installed in the car (Bits of carpet that can be taken out) or the kind of floor mats you normally pay extra for? The standard carpets remained...
Forum: European Delivery 05-30-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 907
Posted By Gluhwein
I'm as cheap as they come, but even I would have...

I'm as cheap as they come, but even I would have to agree with that deal. You could work with one of the out of state sponsors of Bimmerfest who could probably set you up at $500 over invoice, but...
Forum: European Delivery 05-29-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 213
Posted By Gluhwein
For My Next ED in 2018

I chanced upon this interesting, to me at least, fact in Wikipedia:

"Kleinwalsertal (little Walser valley) is a part of Austria, but only accessible from Germany to the north, and thus is an...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 05-29-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,438
Posted By Gluhwein
I am averaging around 25.2 on mostly hilly two...

I am averaging around 25.2 on mostly hilly two lane roads. On I-80 it's more like 28-30 mpg.
Forum: European Delivery 05-28-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,480
Posted By Gluhwein
Raj - I always wanted to stay at the Hotel...

Raj - I always wanted to stay at the Hotel Edleweiss in Berchtesgaden but that would mean we could only stay in Europe for one day. You lucky dog. It is a gorgeous facility though. I love the...
Forum: European Delivery 05-27-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,555
Posted By Gluhwein
Can't believe you guys still haven't gotten your...

Can't believe you guys still haven't gotten your cars. It seems like forever since I read your ED reports. Especially you, Jerezano66 and Frank325. Mine took a long time mostly because I did PCD...
Forum: European Delivery 05-27-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 684
Posted By Gluhwein
I took a look inside before mail it out: Lots...

I took a look inside before mail it out: Lots and lots of serious looking bandages and gauze. In a real emergency I don't know if I would've had the patience to try to read the tiny instructions in...
Forum: European Delivery 05-27-2015, 03:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 684
Posted By Gluhwein
Just sold mine for $20 on E-Bay. Beer money.

Just sold mine for $20 on E-Bay. Beer money.
Forum: European Delivery 05-25-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 324
Posted By Gluhwein
As a second generation Danish*American I hate to...

As a second generation Danish*American I hate to say this but...Denmark ain't all that interesting. But considering the drive from Munich to the Spanish border is double the distance to the Danish...
Forum: European Delivery 05-25-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,237
Posted By Gluhwein
With you all the way. Once you figure out how to...

With you all the way. Once you figure out how to do it let me know. The wife and I have dreamed of retiring over there for 40 years but I'm not so sure a retiree's paycheck will go very far in...
Forum: European Delivery 05-24-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 344
Posted By Gluhwein
Let me be the first to suggest you use an...

Let me be the first to suggest you use an out-of-state board sponsor like John Weltzien, Adrian Avila, Jon Shafer or Greg Poland to get the best deal. There's no longer a need to shop locally...
Forum: The MINI Board 05-23-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,511
Posted By Gluhwein
This is why my wife and I keep buying MINIs. ...

This is why my wife and I keep buying MINIs. AFter 2-3 years we are out of the whole loan-wise necause of the great resale value and are ready for a new one.
Forum: European Delivery 05-22-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,291
Posted By Gluhwein
What a cool coincidence. On both my European...

What a cool coincidence. On both my European Deliveries I was the only American on the day we took delivery.

Great double Neuschie photo. And the German Shepherd in the background is gorgeous...
Forum: European Delivery 05-22-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By Gluhwein
You could drive the Alpenstrasse from East to...

You could drive the Alpenstrasse from East to West (the opposite direction most 'Festers take). From Berchtegaden head out of town on the B305. Just outside Berchtesgaden you can stop for a quick...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 05-22-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 796
Posted By Gluhwein
Yikes! No offense meant, but that sounds...

Yikes! No offense meant, but that sounds horrible. I just leased an X1 128i built just for me with Premium package, H/K sound, Cold Weather package and paid extra for the paint and am paying...
Forum: European Delivery 05-21-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,310
Posted By Gluhwein
Honestly, the most interesting part of Salzburg...

Honestly, the most interesting part of Salzburg can be walked in less than 2 hours: check out the Salzach River and the pedestrian bridge, then walk down the narrow Getreidegasse to check out the...
Forum: European Delivery 05-20-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,231
Posted By Gluhwein
Looks like a great trip. I hope you bought your...

Looks like a great trip. I hope you bought your son one of those train sets he was so lovingly staring at. You certainly had an adventure you'll long remember.

And obviously not having the...
Forum: European Delivery 05-20-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,237
Posted By Gluhwein
The key to the safety of the Autobahn and its...

The key to the safety of the Autobahn and its high speeds is not only the much better educated and savvy drivers but the fact that the roads are usually made of concrete. The concrete bed is...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-18-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,545
Posted By Gluhwein
Our tour, two weeks ago, started in the section...

Our tour, two weeks ago, started in the section where the already painted X series only car bodies first enter the production line from another building where they are fabricated and painted. Back...
Forum: European Delivery 05-17-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 663
Posted By Gluhwein
That's the prettiest picture of Salzburg I've...

That's the prettiest picture of Salzburg I've ever seen. I take it you're a photo professional?

Nice car too.
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 05-17-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By Gluhwein
You directed us to John and we will be forever...

You directed us to John and we will be forever grateful. John is everything you said and more. Best buying experience ever. No BS even though I kept expecting something to shock me in the end.
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