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Forum: European Delivery Today, 09:52 AM
Replies: 23
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Posted By Wine-O
Whatever happened to Jörn Esser? He's no longer...

Whatever happened to Jörn Esser? He's no longer at Passport BMW. He was the German specialist working there doing ED among other things.
Forum: European Delivery Today, 06:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 210
Posted By Wine-O
What time is your drop off, and what time is your...

What time is your drop off, and what time is your flight? We've got a 9:30 drop off and a 12:30 flight. The airport is North of the city. We're staying in Regensburg, a little Medieval town,...
Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 01:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 712
Posted By Wine-O
LOL. I just got my ED Package this afternoon. ...

LOL. I just got my ED Package this afternoon. It wasn't in the Introductory letter. I did call BMW ED # 800-932-0831, and they gave all the scoop. Basically the same information I received from...
Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 11:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 309
Posted By Wine-O
I was supposed to take ED delivery in September...

I was supposed to take ED delivery in September 2001 when my CA called me up a couple months before the scheduled ED and said everything was cancelled. He was an ED guy in NY and said this has never...
Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 11:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 776
Posted By Wine-O
Maybe there are other State requirements and...

Maybe there are other State requirements and costs for GA. Also, he could have offset his commission with the higher doc fee.
Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 11:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 712
Posted By Wine-O
Thanks. I haven't gotten my package yet.

Thanks. I haven't gotten my package yet.
Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 04:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 712
Posted By Wine-O
Thanks again. I e-mailed them last night and got...

Thanks again. I e-mailed them last night and got a response this morning.
Forum: European Delivery 07-28-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 712
Posted By Wine-O
Thanks. The only reason I asked is that I've...

Thanks. The only reason I asked is that I've been all over bimmerfest and couldn't find it, nor could I find some "authority" as listing it as an ED benefit. I did ED in 2011 and it wasn't offered....
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 07-28-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 198
Posted By Wine-O
I did call today, and the person who answered the...

I did call today, and the person who answered the phone wasn't sure what the holiday schedule would be, but said they were closed when the factory shuts down, so he looked at the factory schedule,...
Forum: European Delivery 07-28-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 712
Posted By Wine-O
Do you have to pay them up front and get...

Do you have to pay them up front and get reimbursed from BMW or BMW NA later? Or do you just tip the driver.

How did you find out about this shuttle? Was it in your documents from BMW NA?
Forum: European Delivery 07-28-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 776
Posted By Wine-O
$199.50 Doc fee, $300 SC sales tax, $64 tags &...

$199.50 Doc fee, $300 SC sales tax, $64 tags & registration (license fee), $3 lemon law fee, and $69.95 electronic title registration fee. That's it except the actual cost of the car + dealer...
Forum: European Delivery 07-28-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 776
Posted By Wine-O
My GA dealer will collect my SC sales tax, a flat...

My GA dealer will collect my SC sales tax, a flat $300 compared to my last ED in NJ, 7% :eek:

With the sales tax collected and the title applied for, I'll have the title after I return from ED to...
Forum: European Delivery 07-28-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 712
Posted By Wine-O
I'm doing ED in October. How do you arrange for...

I'm doing ED in October. How do you arrange for the complimentary shuttle?
Forum: European Delivery 07-28-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,317
Posted By Wine-O
Good for you. I'll have to try lunch next time...

Good for you. I'll have to try lunch next time because we stayed in Lenno and my wife had to drive back to the hotel late at night on those narrow roads (I drank 2 bottles of wine -- one for me, and...
Forum: European Delivery 07-28-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 776
Posted By Wine-O
My contract with him a couple of weeks ago shows...

My contract with him a couple of weeks ago shows $199.50 doc fee, $3 Lemon Law Fee, and $69.95 electronic title registration since I'm out of state, I guess.
Forum: European Delivery 07-28-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,317
Posted By Wine-O
Love your report and pictures. Como area is one...

Love your report and pictures. Como area is one of my favorites in Italy.

Next time in the area, you must plan to have dinner at http://www.comacina.it/en/island.php
Forum: European Delivery 07-27-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 712
Posted By Wine-O
Once you land, I would check in to the hotel,...

Once you land, I would check in to the hotel, refresh, head out to eat sausage and drink beer, then take delivery the following morning. That's my plan, and I'm sticking to it. :)
Forum: European Delivery 07-27-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 776
Posted By Wine-O
Contact Adrian Avila and he will give you fair...

Contact Adrian Avila and he will give you fair pricing and schedule you for PCD. Your current dealership will probably ending up screwing you in the end (no pun intended). :angel:
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 07-27-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 198
Posted By Wine-O
PCD in Mid-December

During my last ED followed by PCD, it was exactly 7 weeks to the day I dropped off in Munich to when I took redelivery at PCD. My ED this October will put me in around the Christmas/New Years...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-26-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By Wine-O
Well, you seem to have a command of the written...

Well, you seem to have a command of the written English language. Why not send a letter to BMW NA and explain your problem to them. I would be curious to see what they say since I just ordered a...
Forum: European Delivery 07-26-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,248
Posted By Wine-O
It's all about that "warm & fuzzy" comfort...

It's all about that "warm & fuzzy" comfort feeling that people need. :D

Another example is purchasing Euro ahead of time and paying the high conversion rates & transaction fees from their U.S....
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 346
Posted By Wine-O
Yes, I remember back in 2011 you were looking at...

Yes, I remember back in 2011 you were looking at locker storage at the Hauptbahnhof. Was it locker storage, or a place where they tag your luggage and store it in a big room?
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 203
Posted By Wine-O
BMW ED Packet

What's in the ED packet that BMW NA sends out once you order your car and get your production number? Back in 2011 we got a couple of luggage tags, and I can't remember what else.

I've been...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-25-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,917
Posted By Wine-O
Who updates the wiki? I noticed it had the 2012...

Who updates the wiki? I noticed it had the 2012 Germany holiday schedule for Welt closures.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-25-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,917
Posted By Wine-O
Yes, taxes, title, registration, etc., are extra....

Yes, taxes, title, registration, etc., are extra. Adrian's dealership charges $200. It's a bit high, but I'm sure it goes to dealership overhead expenses. My dealership for my 2011 ED in NJ only...
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