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Forum: European Delivery 12-17-2014, 06:00 AM
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Posted By RichReg
Login-Out is literally only a few hundred yards...

Login-Out is literally only a few hundred yards away from the Lufthansa terminal....so I'd have to guess no, its not the same as was in 2007.
I know in 2005 I had drive to E.H. Harms' office and...
Forum: European Delivery 12-16-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 49
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Posted By RichReg
Oh, right...:banghead: ...the West Coast. ...

Oh, right...:banghead: ...the West Coast.

I'd say 4 or 5 weeks for the West Coast is pretty good.:thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 12-16-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
Faster than if you're on the West Coast for...

Faster than if you're on the West Coast for sure...:D.
I think dropping at the airport really helps things along.
Only a 10 day wait for the car to depart Bremerhaven, which is pretty...
Forum: European Delivery 12-14-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
O.K,, ,... I'll chime in. To reiterate from...

O.K,, ,... I'll chime in.
To reiterate from prior post:

Dropoff in Munich > 10/7
Booked in Bremerhaven > 10/10
Loaded on the Mignon > 10/23
(WOW :yikes:;;too long of a wait, ...should've been...
Forum: European Delivery 11-14-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 49
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Posted By RichReg
Uhhh... yeah, try E-Bay. :tsk: ...

Uhhh... yeah, try E-Bay. :tsk:

...additionally, you can stack your time savings and receive accelerated
trucking time to the dealership if you enter a valid BMWCCA member# at checkout. :confused:
Forum: European Delivery 11-14-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
Hmmm... that is odd.:dunno: I know the...

Hmmm... that is odd.:dunno:

I know the Mignon stopped in Halifax, Canada.... but I would imagine they wouldn't truck it to Michigan from there.
Doesn't sound right, I would call again...
Forum: European Delivery 11-14-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
Call them to follow up.... I won't lie, ...I...

Call them to follow up....
I won't lie, ...I busted balls (a little bit) :D.
Gave them the horror story my Dad had w/his S-Class. But I was polite and
told them I just wanted to make sure...
Forum: European Delivery 11-14-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
Great news guys.... Trinitony, thanks for...

Great news guys....

Trinitony, thanks for your vote of confidence...my car cleared customs in 2 days & then the VPC in 3.
I received this E-mail yesterday from Sabrina in the E.D. dept.:


...
Forum: European Delivery 11-09-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
WOW....:yikes:..isn't that a bit unusual for SC...

WOW....:yikes:..isn't that a bit unusual for SC this time of year?

Regardless, I'd put my bets on better weather in the Southern half over the NorthEast any day.
Also, looking at Accuweather...
Forum: European Delivery 11-09-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
Well. ...look at the bright side, you shouldn't...

Well. ...look at the bright side, you shouldn't see any snow in South Carolina....
wouldn't want to go for a 'spirited' drive in that bad boy and suddenly lose traction! :rofl:

By the time I get...
Forum: European Delivery 11-09-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
Yeah, saw that. :) If I'm not mistaken, aren't...

Yeah, saw that. :)
If I'm not mistaken, aren't you doing Performance Center Delivery as well?
Forum: European Delivery 11-09-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
All I know is : The E.D. department told me it...

All I know is : The E.D. department told me it would be a 3-5 day inspection @ the VPC after the car is booked into the port, and then another few days getting prepped (assuming no damage, and there...
Forum: European Delivery 11-08-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
Thanks for your vote of confidence! :thumbup: ...

Thanks for your vote of confidence! :thumbup:



Yup...have seen that...will complete when I get the car. As mentioned in another post, I'm concerned about the recent lengthier time-frames for...
Forum: European Delivery 11-08-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
Hey Jon, thanks for the reply. :hi: Yes, I'm...

Hey Jon, thanks for the reply. :hi:

Yes, I'm aware of the timeframe (done this before)..., was just wondering about the fact that the car doesn't yet show as received into the port even though the...
Forum: European Delivery 11-08-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,775
Posted By RichReg
Guys ...Question : my car is (was) on the...

Guys ...Question : my car is (was) on the Mignon;, which docked in NYC on the 6th, and sailed away just yesterday on the 7th. If I enter my VIN on Wallenius Wihelmsen's track and trace page......
...
Forum: European Delivery 09-25-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 803
Posted By RichReg
Yeah he's incorrect.....those surveys have been...

Yeah he's incorrect.....those surveys have been filling up my inbox.
Hmmmm...I wonder how I should respond. :angel:

All kidding aside, my dealer's service so far has been just average (pricing...
Forum: European Delivery 09-25-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,174
Posted By RichReg
I knew well in advance about the $1000 being...

I knew well in advance about the $1000 being ineligible for E.D. :D
I just wanted to go to the event, drive a 435 GC and, coincidentally, visit a friend in the neighborhood as this dealer's Drive...
Forum: European Delivery 09-25-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,174
Posted By RichReg
Standard Operating Procedure? What....to remember...

Standard Operating Procedure? What....to remember its not want you DO say but what you DON'T say? That would be fine if they hadn't (in hindsight) been so obvious by telling me not to show up in...
Forum: European Delivery 09-25-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 803
Posted By RichReg
This^ ....a very wise piece of advice. ;) ...

This^ ....a very wise piece of advice. ;)

Not anything I would've ever thought of to mention, because, in all honesty, my final price is pretty rock-bottom as it is.
OTOH, back in August I...
Forum: European Delivery 09-25-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 803
Posted By RichReg
They still haven't called me back on my deal w/ a...

They still haven't called me back on my deal w/ a 435Xi GC.
Total B.S ....only reason they will play ball is if you haven't paid yet.

How are you picking up your car on a Sunday? Isn't the Welt...
Forum: European Delivery 09-25-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,174
Posted By RichReg
John; My price for E.D. was negotiated in...

John;
My price for E.D. was negotiated in August & pick-up was always set for early October.
In my case, the reverse of what you stated occurred ...I begged to attend and participate in the August...
Forum: European Delivery 09-24-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,174
Posted By RichReg
If anyone has a copy of this bulletin or a link...

If anyone has a copy of this bulletin or a link of some sort that mentions cash deals are eligible, I'd appreciate it as BMWNA
is still telling me that BMWFS is the one behind this credit....
Forum: European Delivery 09-24-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,174
Posted By RichReg
Very nice...would you know if your CA has...

Very nice...would you know if your CA has anything in print for this? or a link?

Thanks
R.R.
Forum: European Delivery 09-23-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,174
Posted By RichReg
It certainly wasn't available at the time of my...

It certainly wasn't available at the time of my deal. :nono:

OTOH, I signed and paid on 9/4, so maybe they didn't know about it yet.
But still,..neither here nor there. If they agreed to a...
Forum: European Delivery 09-23-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,174
Posted By RichReg
Thanks for the info Wine-O....be curious to know...

Thanks for the info Wine-O....be curious to know how this works out for you. :)
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