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Forum: European Delivery 07-15-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,185
Posted By airportdoc
I left a note in English and front plate was on...

I left a note in English and front plate was on the car and rear plate was in the trunk when I took delivery at performance center.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-23-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,180
Posted By airportdoc
Can this kit be purchase somewhere else? ...

Can this kit be purchase somewhere else? Bimmerzone is out with no ETA indicated,
Forum: European Delivery 06-22-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,895
Posted By airportdoc
M 1889 Z. 04/11/2013 Left a note in the...

M 1889 Z. 04/11/2013

Left a note in the car to leave both plates with the car. PCD with front plate still attached and rear plate in the trunk.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-22-2013, 08:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 936
Posted By airportdoc
I found tipping to be seriously inadequate and...

I found tipping to be seriously inadequate and would recommend adding $$ for the great service.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-22-2013, 07:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,564
Posted By airportdoc
Kudos; an excellent writeup. My recent...

Kudos; an excellent writeup. My recent experience with PCD was great; but we had a small group of nine people. The staff was very receptive and answered questions. The engine light came came on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-22-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By airportdoc
My configuration (see signature) came with...

My configuration (see signature) came with passenger side memory buttons. IMO due to multi contours seats.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-03-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,155
Posted By airportdoc
Glad to help with a good cause. Chance to win M...

Glad to help with a good cause. Chance to win M school - added bonus.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 04-25-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,012
Posted By airportdoc
Mine is on Asian King; expected to reach...

Mine is on Asian King; expected to reach Burnswick, GA on 13 May. How did you get your PCD delivery date in advance? I was told that PCD is only scheduled when vehicle clears customs!
Forum: European Delivery 04-13-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 530
Posted By airportdoc
Thank you, folks. Now I start planning for my...

Thank you, folks. Now I start planning for my next ED in a years time or earlier!!!
Forum: European Delivery 04-12-2013, 12:08 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 65,819
Posted By airportdoc
Signed the Das Buch

10 April - Factory tour and museum
11 April - ED

Thank you, Bimmerfest for all the information.
Forum: European Delivery 04-12-2013, 12:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 530
Posted By airportdoc
ED Compliance

Thank you Bimmerfest and Adrian. Had a great time 11 April picking up my 535; took factory tour and visited the museum on 10 April.

Would not have been possible without what I learned at...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-24-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 528
Posted By airportdoc
This is not normal. I have had this happen to...

This is not normal. I have had this happen to one of my earlier cars. Some throtal sensor is malfunctioning, IMO.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-24-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,538
Posted By airportdoc
Well said, Nirvana19.

Well said, Nirvana19.
Forum: European Delivery 03-24-2013, 06:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By airportdoc
Smile Need Flyby ED Help

I know that this is no way to do an ED; however, after a wait of almost of a year to schedule an extended European vacation, I finally could not wait to get my first BMW. Many thanks to Adrian and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-24-2013, 09:06 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 14,865
Posted By airportdoc
Thank you, Alex_C.

great pictures for someone who was on the fence between these colors. Glad I ordered carbon black. Please comment on the maintenance difference between the two. Thanks again.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-20-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 638
Posted By airportdoc
Very interesting. One would think that BMW would...

Very interesting. One would think that BMW would get the printed material correct. I do not have the quick start guide so was staying what the ED introductory information states. I have seen the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-20-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 638
Posted By airportdoc
The ED paper work from BMW NA asked you to remove...

The ED paper work from BMW NA asked you to remove them in Europe before transport to US.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-16-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,239
Posted By airportdoc
Smile There were a few posts where the desired color...

There were a few posts where the desired color was Saphire Black; however, Carbon Black had to be selected due to non availability of Saphire Black with M Sports. I had to do the same.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-15-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,339
Posted By airportdoc
Yes; the actual count follows: Wheels - 4 ...

Yes; the actual count follows:

Wheels - 4
Front fenders - 2
Door sils - 2
Steering wheel - 1
6 MT shifter - 1
Front mats - 2
Front headrests - 2
Trunk lid (M3) - 1
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-15-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,339
Posted By airportdoc
Now we talking! Love it. Just counted "M"s...

Now we talking! Love it.

Just counted "M"s on my boss's M3; 15 instances including the trunk lid.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-13-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,339
Posted By airportdoc
Does the sports auto shifter has "M" on it? 6MT...

Does the sports auto shifter has "M" on it? 6MT does.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-12-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,310
Posted By airportdoc
Agree with you, Needsdecaf. After a lot of...

Agree with you, Needsdecaf. After a lot of comparison, I decided to change. Any idea why BMW limits certain colors with certain packages? Once should be able to order a highly customizable vehicle...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-12-2013, 06:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,310
Posted By airportdoc
I am in the same situation. I also wanted a...

I am in the same situation. I also wanted a Saphire Black; however, settled for graphite because I wanted M sports back. I changed to carbon black despite my reluctance to buy a bluish black car...
Forum: European Delivery 03-08-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 674
Posted By airportdoc
Thank you, All.

Appreciate the information. :)
Forum: European Delivery 03-08-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 674
Posted By airportdoc
Thank you. I will go ahead and make my...

Thank you. I will go ahead and make my reservations. How did you travel from airport to the hotel and then from hotel to Welt? Appreciate the help.:thumbup:
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