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Forum: European Delivery 08-10-2011, 03:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,929
Posted By petejp
I had somebody give me that chocolate mousse too...

I had somebody give me that chocolate mousse too while I was sitting. That tasted so good! I then looked for it the next day but couldn't find it. That would explain why if it was some kind of...
Forum: European Delivery 08-10-2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,351
Posted By petejp
I did see this too, and more so in Italy with...

I did see this too, and more so in Italy with some very tight squeezes. These people had balls to do some of the passes I saw and wouldn't have attempted.

I also noticed Italians had more of a...
Forum: European Delivery 08-04-2011, 12:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 577
Posted By petejp
Congrats! I picked up last Saturday but have been...

Congrats! I picked up last Saturday but have been too busy with work to enjoy it. It is fun to stare at it though ;) Glad you finally got it, I know it's been a long wait especially in that customs...
Forum: European Delivery 07-29-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,970
Posted By petejp
I was supposed to pick up today but car isn't...

I was supposed to pick up today but car isn't ready yet. Now I'm picking it up first thing tomorrow morning...we'll see if this changes again.
Forum: European Delivery 07-27-2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,970
Posted By petejp
It seems to be a complete crapshoot with customs....

It seems to be a complete crapshoot with customs. I'm not sure why mine got through more quickly...usually I'm the last in line! The other threads here about ships are the exact same thing - very...
Forum: European Delivery 07-26-2011, 05:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,423
Posted By petejp
Nice color! It looks brighter than I thought it...

Nice color! It looks brighter than I thought it would be in the sun. I expected the color to be a darker blue - either way it looks great.
Forum: European Delivery 07-26-2011, 07:31 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,970
Posted By petejp
I read somewhere here in another thread that the...

I read somewhere here in another thread that the ED cars must come with mats due to certain logistics, I don't recall why. Since you didn't do ED, that may be the reason. On the non-ED cars I believe...
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,082
Posted By petejp
Makes you wonder if they purposely don't fix the...

Makes you wonder if they purposely don't fix the damage on rental cars so they can repeatedly try to hit each renter with the charge.

Also I never bought the vest on my ED and drove through...
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2011, 02:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,421
Posted By petejp
I had gone here close to the end of my trip on a...

I had gone here close to the end of my trip on a whim and wasn't planning to. I knew in my head where the spot was, and like that thread says there was a do not enter sign for vehicles. I was looking...
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2011, 07:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By petejp
Actually it depends on your iPod generation. See...

Actually it depends on your iPod generation. See this thread: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=553946&highlight=ipod

Not all of the older iPods work with the iPod cable alone.
Forum: European Delivery 07-23-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,655
Posted By petejp
It's freezing over in Germany right now, isn't...

It's freezing over in Germany right now, isn't it? 50s in Munich, showing 40s in Nurburg :wow: Surprising for July. Even in June when I was there it was 50s/60s.
Forum: European Delivery 07-22-2011, 08:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,274
Posted By petejp
Nice video and interesting angles there,...

Nice video and interesting angles there, especially the side shots of the car.

I had nav, but I still downloaded to my phone offline Google Maps tiles for free and found them invaluable. The...
Forum: European Delivery 07-22-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,970
Posted By petejp
I just called and was told my car is at the VPC!...

I just called and was told my car is at the VPC! They said that would take 1-2 days and then it would be released to trucking. I directly asked if it was out of customs and she said yes! If this is...
Forum: European Delivery 07-20-2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 10,119
Posted By petejp
Did you put the note in the car telling them to...

Did you put the note in the car telling them to leave the vignettes on?
Forum: European Delivery 07-20-2011, 01:27 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,970
Posted By petejp
Think they take bribes? :angel: I could drive...

Think they take bribes? :angel: I could drive over there in about 2 hours.

I'm going to call tomorrow again to see what's up. I'm going to get nauseous if it's still in customs by the end of the...
Forum: European Delivery 07-20-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 10,119
Posted By petejp
Very nice! You must have a huge grin on your face...

Very nice! You must have a huge grin on your face right now. Glad you finally got it.
Forum: European Delivery 07-19-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,970
Posted By petejp
Based on the Otello thread, that sounds about...

Based on the Otello thread, that sounds about right :cry:

I don't know why customs is taking forever to process these cars. :dunno: I mean, I hid my stash pretty well.
Forum: European Delivery 07-19-2011, 08:53 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,970
Posted By petejp
I, too, am in the dreaded customs black hole...

I, too, am in the dreaded customs black hole right now. I am hoping to see the car by next weekend.
Forum: European Delivery 07-18-2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,086
Posted By petejp
Sorry guys, the Otello was actually taken over by...

Sorry guys, the Otello was actually taken over by pirates who sank the ship. They are just using delay tactics to decide how to break the news ;)

http://i51.tinypic.com/6oeovk.jpg
Forum: European Delivery 07-18-2011, 07:37 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,970
Posted By petejp
Is it the main BMW NA number? There is no special...

Is it the main BMW NA number? There is no special ED number?



Afraid not :(
Forum: European Delivery 07-17-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 789
Posted By petejp
I went this past June and the days I was in...

I went this past June and the days I was in Munich was the worst weather I had on the entire trip. I was only in Munich for 3 days (pick up and drop off), but each of those days it was either 50s or...
Forum: European Delivery 07-17-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 784
Posted By petejp
Nice, I'm from Philly too and just did an ED last...

Nice, I'm from Philly too and just did an ED last month. Also got Le Mans Blue, great color choice! My ED was kind of on a budget so I skipped the direct US Airways flight. I took the S-Bahn after...
Forum: European Delivery 07-15-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,086
Posted By petejp
It was an ED, just updated my signature :p

It was an ED, just updated my signature :p
Forum: European Delivery 07-15-2011, 03:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,474
Posted By petejp
I put 3k worth of MSDs on my card and am getting...

I put 3k worth of MSDs on my card and am getting 2% cashback on it :)
Forum: European Delivery 07-15-2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,086
Posted By petejp
I'm not on this ship, but reading everyone's...

I'm not on this ship, but reading everyone's reply here makes me doubtful I will see my car next weekend (it's getting unloaded today). Do you guys know if customs and the VPC work over the weekend...
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