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Forum: European Delivery 08-18-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 333
Posted By vmcvey
I'll let you know this coming Wednesday...

I'll let you know this coming Wednesday afternoon! :)

- V.
Forum: European Delivery 08-17-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By vmcvey
Please just store it in an offsite tank,...

Please just store it in an offsite tank, somewhere nearby. I'll be there on Thursday to retrieve that free gasoline. And "thank you." :rofl:

- V

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Forum: European Delivery 08-14-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 534
Posted By vmcvey
Ha. You have about 40+ days... don't sweat it. ...

Ha. You have about 40+ days... don't sweat it. They're probably replying to emails from people writing "I arrive tomorrow, can I have a tour?"

:)


- V
Forum: European Delivery 08-12-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 534
Posted By vmcvey
I've got a bit of auto manufacturing background...

I've got a bit of auto manufacturing background in Detroit-area factories. I've done both the Munich plant and the PCD plant. So... the high-points about the Munich plant is that it's a rare...
Forum: European Delivery 08-11-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 567
Posted By vmcvey
It's just general "shopping" that will be closed...

It's just general "shopping" that will be closed or limited. In other words, in the USA, you figure that if you want to buy an iPhone power charger at 4:00 pm on a Sunday, you can go to BestBuy,...
Forum: European Delivery 08-06-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 567
Posted By vmcvey
It will be hit-and-miss. If you are in a city of...

It will be hit-and-miss. If you are in a city of about 100,000 people or more, you can usually find open businesses in the central part on a Sunday -- but even most of these close at 5:00 pm or 6:00...
Forum: European Delivery 08-06-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,231
Posted By vmcvey
Looks great. And, thanks to that...

Looks great.

And, thanks to that bullet-proof roof-glass. :)

- V

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Forum: European Delivery 08-04-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 540
Posted By vmcvey
It would be cool if they could attach videos of...

It would be cool if they could attach videos of each of us making the victory lap. :)

- V
Forum: European Delivery 08-02-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Posted By vmcvey
Thank you. Tho I'm not much worried about rocks...

Thank you. Tho I'm not much worried about rocks and other debris for an hour or so on the Stelvio Pass road. Won't be doing the dual-low-mounting during the entire trip. If anything, the battery...
Forum: European Delivery 08-01-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Posted By vmcvey
Question Stelvio Pass w/ GoPro Cameras

A request for your thoughts from those that have driven Stelvio Pass AND have used GoPro action cameras.

I'll be there on the 23rd of August and, assuming we can get a jump on sloooow traffic, we...
Forum: European Delivery 08-01-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By vmcvey
+1 We cannot fit in the ring on this trip...

+1

We cannot fit in the ring on this trip due to time constraints. Next time, definitely!

(plus it's a good justification to return!)


- V

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Forum: European Delivery 07-31-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 428
Posted By vmcvey
Don't forget to read the Wiki about this: ...

Don't forget to read the Wiki about this:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/wiki/index.php/Getting_Your_BMW_Back_to_the_United_States

- V
Forum: European Delivery 07-27-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 979
Posted By vmcvey
Also doing my second ED and PCD with Adrian. ...

Also doing my second ED and PCD with Adrian.

And my local BMW dealer is great for maintenance and warranty; the service departments is paid from BMW NA and do not really care about whether the car...
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 829
Posted By vmcvey
Congrats! More pictures! LOL - V ...

Congrats!

More pictures! LOL


- V


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Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 532
Posted By vmcvey
It's been a couple of years since I was in that...

It's been a couple of years since I was in that exact area, but a friend of mine this week just reported the same scam going on: the pickup-a-ring-scam.

So be careful of that one. The scam...
Forum: European Delivery 07-23-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By vmcvey
Maybe. Can I move-in with you when I'm 70 yrs...

Maybe. Can I move-in with you when I'm 70 yrs old? LOL

- V

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Forum: European Delivery 07-22-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 157,893
Posted By vmcvey
He wrote to me today using: rolf dot ...

He wrote to me today using:

rolf dot raffelsieper@yahoo dot de


Rolf is not available on 21 August 2014 for our arrival, so he has arranged for Peter to take care of us.

- V
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Forum: European Delivery 07-22-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 528
Posted By vmcvey
Based on my very recent experience, last Friday...

Based on my very recent experience, last Friday (18 July 2014) I sent the signed Purchase Order paperwork to BMW NA in New Jersey, via UPS. The P.O. arrived yesterday, Monday (21 July 2014), and...
Forum: European Delivery 07-21-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By vmcvey
Smile 2014-08-21 Euro Delivery #02 Thread

Hello, Together:

Here goes the start of my thread for my 2nd European Delivery, this occasion of a 2015 BMW 328i -- which is actually a graduation gift for my daughter. She is finalizing a dual...
Forum: European Delivery 07-14-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 784
Posted By vmcvey
We're taking delivery on 21 August of a MY 2015...

We're taking delivery on 21 August of a MY 2015 328i also -- was wondering the same thing...but nothing new. At the least, you know it's got everything 'baked-in!" :D

- V

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Forum: European Delivery 06-25-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,174
Posted By vmcvey
Wow. I stand corrected. Sorry. You gotta...

Wow. I stand corrected. Sorry.

You gotta admit, this is quite "un-regulated" of California, LOL.

So, if I steal a car, I could stick any little fake-looking piece of paper on the front...
Forum: European Delivery 06-25-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,174
Posted By vmcvey
Wait a second... you think it was legitimate to...

Wait a second... you think it was legitimate to not display any valid license plate or paper permit/buyer's/dealer's tag on the rear of a vehicle? I doubt that there is a state in the U.S.A. that...
Forum: European Delivery 06-18-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 794
Posted By vmcvey
Confirmed for the morning of 21 August 2014! :)

Confirmed for the morning of 21 August 2014! :)
Forum: European Delivery 06-05-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 794
Posted By vmcvey
OP: I will be on ED #2 also, now awaiting the...

OP: I will be on ED #2 also, now awaiting the confirmed production date for a MY 2015 328i. Should be last couple of weeks of August or the 8th of September. I'll watch your postings and see if we...
Forum: European Delivery 05-30-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 449
Posted By vmcvey
I was advised yesterday by my CA that it's "green...

I was advised yesterday by my CA that it's "green light" time for the MY 2015's Wooohooo!

:)

- V

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