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Forum: European Delivery 03-15-2017, 04:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,052
Posted By Wine-O
In most states, you can't get your tags &...

In most states, you can't get your tags & registration until you have proof that you paid your state and/or personal property tax.
Forum: European Delivery 03-11-2017, 02:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 891
Posted By Wine-O
Not sure how the drop off in Paris works, but in...

Not sure how the drop off in Paris works, but in Munich I could schedule a time and date a month before taking ED, especially if you know your flight times.

I would email them to find out. The...
Forum: European Delivery 01-11-2017, 06:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 829
Posted By Wine-O
We got the sticker during our 2011 ED, and it was...

We got the sticker during our 2011 ED, and it was already affixed to the windshield. To date, it's still there. During our 2014 ED, it was in the glove box. To date, it's still there. :)
Forum: European Delivery 09-24-2016, 05:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 703
Posted By Wine-O
You should have paid sales tax somewhere in order...

You should have paid sales tax somewhere in order for the DMV to title/tag/license your vehicle whether it be in KY or OH.
Forum: European Delivery 09-21-2016, 05:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,696
Posted By Wine-O
You should have paid your out-of-state dealer the...

You should have paid your out-of-state dealer the NY sales tax when you purchased the car, and you should have a copy of your purchase order paperwork showing that line item.

This is not a BMW...
Forum: European Delivery 09-20-2016, 02:58 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 69,958
Posted By Wine-O
Since you bought from an out-of-state dealer...

Since you bought from an out-of-state dealer (Looks like you live in DC), I can understand not being able to get the car inspected. With regard to car prep and gas, that's total BS. I would never...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 09-20-2016, 02:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,966
Posted By Wine-O
Sounds like your dealer is sacrificing quality...

Sounds like your dealer is sacrificing quality for quantity.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-19-2016, 05:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 453
Posted By Wine-O
The AC was on auto and I always keep the fan...

The AC was on auto and I always keep the fan speed at the 2nd notch -- two up from off.

The service manager said there was a bulletin on my issue, but when I searched on line, I could find...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-19-2016, 07:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 453
Posted By Wine-O
435i A/C Freeze Up

While driving down I-95 on a 90 degree temp day, my A/C stopped putting out cold air. I hit the Max Cool button and could hear the fan running in high speed, but little to no air coming out of the...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 09-01-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,640
Posted By Wine-O
Welcome to the Fest!!! No, unfortunately --...

Welcome to the Fest!!!

No, unfortunately -- only M-F.
Forum: European Delivery 08-18-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,184
Posted By Wine-O
I would call BMWED or BMWNA and get them to...

I would call BMWED or BMWNA and get them to resolve the issue. When we took redelivery at PCD, there was a dent in one of the fenders -- they took care of the repair.
Forum: European Delivery 07-27-2016, 01:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 891
Posted By Wine-O
You could always take Uber to the Welt from your...

You could always take Uber to the Welt from your hotel.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 07-13-2016, 12:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,640
Posted By Wine-O
Besides dinner and the night at the Marriott...

Besides dinner and the night at the Marriott followed by breakfast in the morning, you get to drive their M4 on the track. You can do lots of things with it that you normally wouldn't do at home or...
Forum: European Delivery 07-04-2016, 11:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,471
Posted By Wine-O
Frame it as an ED souvenir.

Frame it as an ED souvenir.
Forum: European Delivery 07-03-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,707
Posted By Wine-O
Certainly not a direct route -- did you get perks...

Certainly not a direct route -- did you get perks flying that route?
Forum: European Delivery 06-29-2016, 04:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 477
Posted By Wine-O
I love my 435i Coupe, so I'm sure you also love...

I love my 435i Coupe, so I'm sure you also love your 440i. Alsace will be great that time of the year in September - harvest time. Maybe you can go out and stomp some grapes. :)
Forum: European Delivery 06-29-2016, 04:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,010
Posted By Wine-O
We purchased the Garmin 2577LT (lifetime traffic)...

We purchased the Garmin 2577LT (lifetime traffic) with both North Am and Europe maps about 3 years ago. Purchased the lifetime maps updates for around $75. Works great in Europe especially if...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-17-2016, 05:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,463
Posted By Wine-O
Whatever works for you -- I would never want to...

Whatever works for you -- I would never want to be held hostage for 7 1/2 hours on a bus.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 06-13-2016, 03:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,463
Posted By Wine-O
Screw the bus - take the one-way rental to GSP...

Screw the bus - take the one-way rental to GSP and Marriott will pick you up there.
Forum: European Delivery 05-17-2016, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 845
Posted By Wine-O
I could never get that in my 4 series without...

I could never get that in my 4 series without folding down the back seat.
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 05-03-2016, 06:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 528
Posted By Wine-O
Hit the little triangle in the upper right hand...

Hit the little triangle in the upper right hand corner of your post to notify the admins.
Forum: European Delivery 05-01-2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,432
Posted By Wine-O
Yes, just add her name to the insurance policy. ...

Yes, just add her name to the insurance policy. In fact, when we picked up and did the paperwork at the Welt, my brother had not yet arrived. I was told just to add him to the policy by writing in...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 04-30-2016, 04:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,010
Posted By Wine-O
I don't believe there is any incentive whether...

I don't believe there is any incentive whether you do PCD or not. PCD is just a nice perk. You can buy a car off the lot and schedule a PCD event or order one direct from the factory and have it...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 03-18-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,483
Posted By Wine-O
The $300 is the sales tax you are charged for...

The $300 is the sales tax you are charged for purchasing a new car in the State of South Carolina. It sure beats the $3,500 sales tax it cost me in New Jersey back in 2011 when I did PCD in SC.
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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-17-2016, 10:34 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,062
Posted By Wine-O
I never use it. Car automatically defaults to...

I never use it. Car automatically defaults to Comfort Mode when it's turned off. Wish there was a way to have it default to Sport Mode all the time?
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