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Forum: European Delivery 05-13-2017, 11:44 PM
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Posted By roup1
There's plenty of guys on Rennlist that have had...

There's plenty of guys on Rennlist that have had Xpel installed when taking delivery of their P-cars in Zuffenhausen. I have not heard of any issues with customs. Search the Rennlist ED board. ...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-27-2017, 02:01 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,046
Posted By roup1
Best wishes to Jon. His health is obviously...

Best wishes to Jon. His health is obviously priority one. Jon is a legend in the online BMW community. I first met him in the late 90s on the Roadfly site. I have bought cars from him and...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 03-30-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,780
Posted By roup1
Oops! My bad...I had it backwards!!

Oops! My bad...I had it backwards!!
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 03-30-2017, 12:09 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,780
Posted By roup1
The strong dollar is not helping them!

The strong dollar is not helping them!
Forum: European Delivery 06-20-2016, 11:47 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,341
Posted By roup1
Yes, both cars were built to order with exact...

Yes, both cars were built to order with exact same configuration.
Forum: European Delivery 06-20-2016, 11:46 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,341
Posted By roup1
Sure, I'd be happy to share my experience. Just...

Sure, I'd be happy to share my experience. Just the purchase experience alone is quite a contrast from the BMW process with a steep learning curve. We leave next Monday and pick up on July 5. ...
Forum: European Delivery 06-14-2016, 10:26 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,341
Posted By roup1
I agree with OP's observations. I did my first...

I agree with OP's observations. I did my first ED back in 1999, before Bimmerfest was around. Back then, it was Roadfly and that's where I first met Jon Shafer and learned about ED invoice deals. ...
Forum: European Delivery 04-14-2016, 12:16 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,143
Posted By roup1
Ditto for Jon Shafer and Adrian Avilla!

Ditto for Jon Shafer and Adrian Avilla!
Forum: European Delivery 11-10-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,227
Posted By roup1
It was a 6 week ED. The rest of the time was the...

It was a 6 week ED. The rest of the time was the shipping time.
Forum: European Delivery 11-09-2015, 11:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,227
Posted By roup1
Until last year, all my Sirius subscriptions did...

Until last year, all my Sirius subscriptions did not initiate until it was activated by the dealer in the US on redelivery. As of my last ED (7/14) that seems to have changed. I picked up the car...
Forum: European Delivery 09-10-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,566
Posted By roup1
Congrats! Greta color combo!!! ...

Congrats! Greta color combo!!! :thumbup::thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-20-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,920
Posted By roup1
440i goes into production March 2016

440i goes into production March 2016
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-20-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,920
Posted By roup1
Yawn!

Yawn!
Forum: European Delivery 04-21-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,368
Posted By roup1
In Germany, I've had very good luck with the...

In Germany, I've had very good luck with the Tchibo prepaid cards that are 5 Euros:

http://www.tchibo.de/sim-karten-smartphone-tarife-allnet-flatrates-bei-tchibo-mobil-c400035510.html
Forum: European Delivery 04-21-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 857
Posted By roup1
My first ED was at this dealership - July 1999!

My first ED was at this dealership - July 1999!
Forum: European Delivery 04-21-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,105
Posted By roup1
I received my window sticker upon redelivery in...

I received my window sticker upon redelivery in the US. I think that they're printed at the VDC...
Forum: European Delivery 04-21-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,105
Posted By roup1
You still get a window sticker (Monroney label). ...

You still get a window sticker (Monroney label). The difference is that now it shows the ED MSRP instead of the regular US MSRP. I'm not sure when this change occurred, probably sometime in the...
Forum: European Delivery 04-20-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,105
Posted By roup1
Congrats. Looks beautiful!

Congrats. Looks beautiful!
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 03-15-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,550
Posted By roup1
Ditto on Jon! I've bought numerous cars from him...

Ditto on Jon! I've bought numerous cars from him over the past 15 years. He got me a coveted M235i allocation for ED last spring when no other dealer could get one! Jon is THE man!!!
Forum: European Delivery 01-16-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,235
Posted By roup1
+1 Take it from someone that has been doing ED...

+1 Take it from someone that has been doing ED for 15+ years, averaging one per year. BMWs don't have the resale that they once did. I don't keep my cars long and the last couple of ED cars...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-28-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 584
Posted By roup1
Thanks Shawn! I found the mistake that I was...

Thanks Shawn! I found the mistake that I was making: The car was not running. I was trying to work in the garage late at night without having to open the garage door. Although I had the car on a...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 12-25-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 584
Posted By roup1
Trying to code two different cars and having issues

I was able to successfully code my i3. After that, I tried to code my M235i but I am not able to connect to the car. The "connect via vin" option is grayed out. I have tried a couple of times. I've...
Forum: European Delivery 10-17-2014, 12:55 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,150
Posted By roup1
AWESOME!!! Those 18s look very good.

AWESOME!!! Those 18s look very good.
Forum: European Delivery 10-01-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,203
Posted By roup1
Congrats, car looks great! Interesting...

Congrats, car looks great!

Interesting about the Nav. When I picked up our 2014 M235i in July, the European maps were pre-loaded in the system and we did not get a USB drive. That was a change...
Forum: BMW i3 I01 (2014 - Current) 09-07-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,365
Posted By roup1
It works with both an iPhone 5 and 5S on the 2013...

It works with both an iPhone 5 and 5S on the 2013 335i using iOS 6 and 7. On the 2014 M235i, I've only tried my 5S running iOS 7. Both of my other cars have the technology package which includes...
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