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Forum: European Delivery 07-24-2008, 06:39 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 52,745
Posted By va_lemon
Here's my attempt. Got lucky with the weather and...

Here's my attempt. Got lucky with the weather and timing. Just wish that turnout was a bit more level.

http://hhonthenet.com/gallery/europe2008/album1/images/_MG_0214.jpg
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2008, 03:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,228
Posted By va_lemon
That is way too high. I got 5 years for $700, no...

That is way too high. I got 5 years for $700, no maximum per incident except the lifetime limit from the dealership. Very similar to the plan sold through the web site another poster provided...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-16-2008, 09:21 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,911
Posted By va_lemon
I sometimes wish I had gone with stick, although...

I sometimes wish I had gone with stick, although I don't regret getting the auto as I live in a city and am too lazy to use manual for daily stop-and-go traffic. Guess I'm just getting complacent. I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-02-2008, 03:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,832
Posted By va_lemon
I actually sat in my coupe's back seat for...

I actually sat in my coupe's back seat for several hours during my European Delivery trip and found it to be very comfortable and reasonably roomy. I'm the same height and weight as you and did not...
Forum: European Delivery 06-06-2008, 09:48 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
Picked it up this afternoon! The ride is just as...

Picked it up this afternoon! The ride is just as exhilarating as I remembered it. :thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 06-06-2008, 09:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,773
Posted By va_lemon
I was in Prague with my new 335 Coupe just about...

I was in Prague with my new 335 Coupe just about a month ago on my ED trip. I parked in my hotel's attached garage which was secured at night and never felt any worry about it's safety. If your hotel...
Forum: European Delivery 06-03-2008, 10:11 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
Released to trucking company yesterday! If they...

Released to trucking company yesterday! If they pick it up today or tomorrow, I should have it by Friday, or Saturday at the latest. I did ask my CA to not have it washed but to schedule an oil...
Forum: European Delivery 05-30-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
Congrats!! If only I hadn't curbed my wheel...

Congrats!!

If only I hadn't curbed my wheel in a Prague alley, I might've had my car by now too. :(
It's currently got an open work order at the VPC to fix the wheel. I'm hoping it's a quick fix...
Forum: European Delivery 05-26-2008, 09:03 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,897
Posted By va_lemon
Check out this thread for a plate bracket from...

Check out this thread for a plate bracket from Skene Design and a DIY.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=57385
Forum: European Delivery 05-26-2008, 08:50 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
It's possible that my CA gave me two weeks to be...

It's possible that my CA gave me two weeks to be on the safe side but asked to have insurance proof to proceed with registration. I do know that I need to have proof of insurance before I can drive...
Forum: European Delivery 05-26-2008, 07:53 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
I got an email from my CA on 5/24 advising to...

I got an email from my CA on 5/24 advising to have proof of insurance ready effective as of 5/26 but said to expect the car in two weeks give or take a few days. I wonder if the early insurance...
Forum: European Delivery 05-19-2008, 09:50 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
So how do we check to see where the car will be...

So how do we check to see where the car will be now (Customs or VPC)? Does the 800 number provide that status?
Forum: European Delivery 05-16-2008, 08:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 857
Posted By va_lemon
Here's another one: drive up to Frankfurt or...

Here's another one: drive up to Frankfurt or Cologne, spend the night and then hit the Nurburgring before continuing on to Amsterdam. That's what I was thinking of doing if we hadn't gone up to...
Forum: European Delivery 05-15-2008, 09:33 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
You can ask your dealer for your VIN and use the...

You can ask your dealer for your VIN and use the links in the ED Wiki to find out which ship it's booked on. But looks like from your post you didn't do European Delivery. Perhaps the 3-Series forum...
Forum: European Delivery 05-12-2008, 08:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 751
Posted By va_lemon
Try sending an email to jessicab at ehharms dot...

Try sending an email to jessicab at ehharms dot com. I hadn't gotten a copy of the Condition Report when I dropped off so I emailed Harms US and they sent me a scanned copy via email.
Forum: European Delivery 05-12-2008, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By va_lemon
The delivery specialist told me I didn't have to...

The delivery specialist told me I didn't have to put it on as the new law wasn't being enforced yet in Munich.
Forum: European Delivery 05-08-2008, 08:52 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
Same here. I'm preparing myself to have to wait...

Same here. I'm preparing myself to have to wait till mid-June before the car's back in my hands. Though it could be a little longer as either the VPC or dealer will have to fix the minor curb rash I...
Forum: European Delivery 05-07-2008, 08:43 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
One step closer.... car got loaded on Tasco at...

One step closer.... car got loaded on Tasco at Zeebrugge today.
Forum: European Delivery 05-06-2008, 09:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,228
Posted By va_lemon
I think taxi is the only real option unless you...

I think taxi is the only real option unless you can get a ride from someone to the Sloterdijk station. It's not a short walk. Definitely call a taxi, especially if you have bags. It was a 35-40 Euro...
Forum: European Delivery 05-06-2008, 09:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,329
Posted By va_lemon
With the exception of EU and US citizens, most...

With the exception of EU and US citizens, most other people will need a visa to enter Germany and other EU states. The visa is called a Schengen visa (named after the town where the agreement was...
Forum: European Delivery 05-05-2008, 09:02 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
There's some good info in this thread and also...

There's some good info in this thread and also the ED Wiki Page:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=281274

The WW website answered my question as the car is now listed as being at...
Forum: European Delivery 05-05-2008, 08:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,228
Posted By va_lemon
I just dealt with this for my drop-off and...

I just dealt with this for my drop-off and updated the ED Wiki with detailed directions as well as the Google Map link. The map location is approximate. Please keep in mind that Ruijgoordweg and...
Forum: European Delivery 05-01-2008, 07:24 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,657
Posted By va_lemon
The Tasco's journey is listed as below: ...

The Tasco's journey is listed as below:

BREMERHAVEN GERMANY 05/05/2008 05/05/2008
ZEEBRUGGE BELGIUM 07/05/2008 07/05/2008
SOUTHAMPTON UNITED KINGDOM 08/05/2008 08/05/2008
HALIFAX,...
Forum: European Delivery 04-29-2008, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 761
Posted By va_lemon
The iPod Touch can definitely be used and fits...

The iPod Touch can definitely be used and fits nicely in the pouch attached to the bottom of the armrest. I used it throughout my 10-days long ED trip.

The Touch has a great screen and wow factor....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-29-2008, 01:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,632
Posted By va_lemon
I have the 189s on my Monaco Blue 335 Coupe, and...

I have the 189s on my Monaco Blue 335 Coupe, and have seen the 197s on a Sapphire Black 328 Coupe. The 197s look really good in person. Much better than in pictures that I've seen. I'm considering...
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