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Forum: European Delivery 11-09-2012, 08:31 PM
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Posted By askjeeves
we received a phone call from a lady that handles...

we received a phone call from a lady that handles ED cars. The car will be delayed some time due to the necessary body work. They gave the option to pick up the car at PCD without repairs and have it...
Forum: European Delivery 11-06-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 59
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Posted By askjeeves
any of you get any updates regarding delivery or...

any of you get any updates regarding delivery or pcd dates?
Forum: European Delivery 10-31-2012, 09:59 AM
Replies: 59
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Posted By askjeeves
I *think* I read somewhere that any repairs at...

I *think* I read somewhere that any repairs at VPC could add a few days to the delivery. However, I would think swapping wheels would be very quick. Shouldn't take them much time to swap tires and...
Forum: European Delivery 10-30-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,694
Posted By askjeeves
info available from the following site. ...

info available from the following site.

https://att.2wglobal.com/gstattweb/ocean.do?method=getDefaultOceanQuickSearchPage

You can enter the BL# if you have it (I got mine from my CA). Or you...
Forum: European Delivery 10-29-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,694
Posted By askjeeves
this is the status for my dad's 5-er. Seems to...

this is the status for my dad's 5-er. Seems to have cleared customs pretty quickly for an ED car. I'll be picking it up at PCD since I couldn't go for my car.

LINER RELEASE BRUNSWICK, GA ...
Forum: European Delivery 08-29-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 849
Posted By askjeeves
Thanks for all the info! In addition, my parents...

Thanks for all the info! In addition, my parents were able to confirm their bags will fit by test fitting in a neighbor's car. Should be enough space for the luggage and additional small bags,...
Forum: European Delivery 08-28-2012, 11:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 849
Posted By askjeeves
Chris, thanks for the suggestion. I've thought...

Chris, thanks for the suggestion. I've thought about that. But considering they are not purchasing through a local dealership, I think it would be a bit rude to do this. However, I think a neighbor...
Forum: European Delivery 08-28-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 849
Posted By askjeeves
Luggage & the 5 series

I am trying to help my parents with some information for their ED. They will be picking up a 5 series, and will be joined by two of my dads siblings. They are trying to determine if they are going to...
Forum: European Delivery 10-09-2010, 04:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,926
Posted By askjeeves
hellrot is soo good looking. congrats!

hellrot is soo good looking. congrats!
Forum: European Delivery 10-09-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,654
Posted By askjeeves
another option is to have the dealership through...

another option is to have the dealership through which you purchase just have the car transported to you directly. My parents had this arranged for them for their ED. The CA in Atlanta took care of...
Forum: European Delivery 08-22-2010, 08:51 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,743
Posted By askjeeves
woohoo I got my car yesterday. it arrived to the...

woohoo I got my car yesterday. it arrived to the dealership in Atl on Friday. So I flew in yesterday and was picked up by Adrian. He completed the setup for BMW assist, put on the temp plate, and I...
Forum: European Delivery 08-18-2010, 11:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,483
Posted By askjeeves
yup i was referring to the shipping company. I am...

yup i was referring to the shipping company. I am not sure if you can call them to get the information, but you can track the status of the car up til customs clearance on their website by using the...
Forum: European Delivery 08-17-2010, 08:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,483
Posted By askjeeves
my car arrived at port of Brunswick on 8/2. ...

my car arrived at port of Brunswick on 8/2.
according to WW it cleared customs on 8/11 (though bmw told me that day it was still in customs).
car was released to trucking to leave for the...
Forum: European Delivery 08-16-2010, 11:37 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,743
Posted By askjeeves
just got an update! my car was released to...

just got an update! my car was released to trucking on Friday, so it should make it to the dealership (BMW of South Atlanta) by Wednesday latest! Hopefully the car will be in Miami by the weekend!
Forum: European Delivery 08-16-2010, 11:30 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,743
Posted By askjeeves
congrats guys. your car looks great BD, though...

congrats guys. your car looks great BD, though seeing your jzb makes my wait even more difficult.
Forum: European Delivery 08-16-2010, 08:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,081
Posted By askjeeves
I agree. My reservation was for 9:30pm and it...

I agree. My reservation was for 9:30pm and it still was not completely busy. A little into dinner the tables were packed with people enjoying their food and conversations. For the full experience,...
Forum: European Delivery 08-15-2010, 03:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,081
Posted By askjeeves
just send them an e-mail. they respond very...

just send them an e-mail. they respond very quickly. I also stayed at the am-tiergarten. my room was in the guesthouse across the street from the main building. the rooms were fine, but had no a/c...
Forum: European Delivery 08-14-2010, 09:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,081
Posted By askjeeves
The Pistenklause is a great place to eat. The...

The Pistenklause is a great place to eat. The food was very good, and you can meet lots of people who share your enthusiasm for cars/racing there.
Forum: European Delivery 08-13-2010, 06:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,114
Posted By askjeeves
Don't be nervous. Just work with a board sponsor...

Don't be nervous. Just work with a board sponsor (or a CA recommended by a fellow fester) and get a guaranteed good deal. I spent absolutely no time negotiating a deal.
Forum: European Delivery 08-12-2010, 11:30 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,743
Posted By askjeeves
I called the ED office today and they told me...

I called the ED office today and they told me that the car has still not cleared customs, despite the updated information on the WW site. :( I don't know if it makes more sense to believe the WW...
Forum: European Delivery 08-12-2010, 07:18 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,743
Posted By askjeeves
Congrats, BD! post some more pics! what interior...

Congrats, BD! post some more pics! what interior did you go with?
Forum: European Delivery 08-11-2010, 08:31 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,743
Posted By askjeeves
I have the same update, with slightly different...

I have the same update, with slightly different times. This should mean that the car has completed VPC and is now on it's way to the dealership, correct? Or is it just completed with customs and on...
Forum: European Delivery 08-10-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,743
Posted By askjeeves
any updates? has anyone received their car yet? ...

any updates? has anyone received their car yet?

Bulldog - did your car arrive to the dealership yesterday as expected?
Forum: European Delivery 08-09-2010, 08:25 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,743
Posted By askjeeves
oh man this is a bummer to hear. I suppose that...

oh man this is a bummer to hear. I suppose that means I also have nearly 0% chance of my car arriving to the dealership by this weekend. :cry: I will be lucky to have the car for even a week before...
Forum: European Delivery 08-06-2010, 10:11 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,743
Posted By askjeeves
hey.. if you don't mind me asking, what...

hey.. if you don't mind me asking, what dealership/ca did you use for your ED purchase? Let me know what you hear from your CA.
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