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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Today, 12:05 PM
Replies: 66
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Posted By hyperzulu
I'm by no means an expert and there are many...

I'm by no means an expert and there are many variables to this situation, but short of it is, if your buyout is lower than what you can sell it for, I'd sell it off. Dealerships won't often give you...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Today, 11:52 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,797
Posted By hyperzulu
Yeah, picking up a Melbourne Red M235i. Good...

Yeah, picking up a Melbourne Red M235i.

Good to see you're on your way toward what I'm sure will be an awesome experience. One day at a time. I remember when I had over 120 days left on my...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Today, 11:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 69
Posted By hyperzulu
Wish they had filmed it during a heavy...

Wish they had filmed it during a heavy acceleration point to know what it's sounding like at this point. It's going to be an awesome car.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Today, 11:34 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,797
Posted By hyperzulu
Nice! Yeah, I kept it but it was like *shoulder...

Nice! Yeah, I kept it but it was like *shoulder shrug* after the initial excitement. The welcome kit comes shortly after pre-reservation is submitted. When is your delivery date? After date...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Today, 11:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 161
Posted By hyperzulu
So the problem is not with the control arms...

So the problem is not with the control arms themselves, but with the chassis... something is wrong with the structural framework? Yeah that's hard to imagine as I would think quality control would...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Today, 09:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 161
Posted By hyperzulu
What do you mean the car is toast? Is the problem...

What do you mean the car is toast? Is the problem not at all fixable?

Either way it blows pretty hard. Assuming allocations to South Africa are even fewer than they are to the US.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Yesterday, 04:00 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,797
Posted By hyperzulu
Yes. PCD is considered US delivery, so it would...

Yes. PCD is considered US delivery, so it would use the US delivery pricing structure -- also, dealers seem much less willing to price cars from their allocation pool as aggressively as those for ED.
Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 10:47 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,051
Posted By hyperzulu
Sweet! You're the second person I've heard of now...

Sweet! You're the second person I've heard of now getting PIA on their ED upon return. The other person apparently had their CA input them into the order, the order stripped away the options, but...
Forum: European Delivery Yesterday, 10:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,116
Posted By hyperzulu
By chance, did you notice many big and tall...

By chance, did you notice many big and tall businessmen? :rofl:

:p
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Yesterday, 07:31 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,797
Posted By hyperzulu
No. My CA submitted the purchase order just a...

No. My CA submitted the purchase order just a couple weeks shy of the 30 day window. They will have you sign some paperwork that must match the signature on your passport. It will include the power...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Yesterday, 07:13 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,797
Posted By hyperzulu
The welcome kit will come shortly after your CA...

The welcome kit will come shortly after your CA submits the pre reservation form. The email comes after the purchase order is submitted.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-17-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 310
Posted By hyperzulu
Lol me? How did you offend me? I'm not rich, but...

Lol me? How did you offend me? I'm not rich, but my current BMW has a $62k MSRP and it's got everything but heated seats. You just made some assumptions about automatics because you drove a car with...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-17-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 310
Posted By hyperzulu
If you meant me, sorry. If you meant the...

If you meant me, sorry.

If you meant the other guy, he's from Miami.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-17-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 678
Posted By hyperzulu
Which is why I said they are targeting a...

Which is why I said they are targeting a different market... they're definitely not marketing this to the somewhat affluent who has one or more bank accounts.

This is being marketed at a...
Forum: European Delivery 09-17-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 337
Posted By hyperzulu
Yeah, but you've done 500 euro deliveries. You...

Yeah, but you've done 500 euro deliveries. You probably don't even bother tracking the car anymore :D
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-17-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 678
Posted By hyperzulu
Serve and Bluebird alike hope to capture a market...

Serve and Bluebird alike hope to capture a market of users who do not have bank accounts and use these services as their sole means of banking. They hope to earn money by having you use their full...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-17-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 310
Posted By hyperzulu
Dunno about your opinion. You PREFER a manual,...

Dunno about your opinion. You PREFER a manual, which is fine. Sound is the same. Same engine. Both transmissions have the same rev range and the ZF auto will redline, unlike the crappy Lexus...
Forum: European Delivery 09-17-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 337
Posted By hyperzulu
I'd honestly go the other way around. Pick up...

I'd honestly go the other way around. Pick up your car first, drop it off in Munich, then train to Paris. That way the car can make its way home sooner than later.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-17-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 678
Posted By hyperzulu
If you're talking about using something like...

If you're talking about using something like Amazon Payments to send your spouse $1000 a month via credit card (without fees) and then put that back into the car as payment... sure, but that's not...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-17-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 310
Posted By hyperzulu
Yeah, BMW has been selling a ton of these. Why...

Yeah, BMW has been selling a ton of these. Why the surprise that a customer would order an M235i with an automatic?

That exhaust fit and finish looks insane. If I wasn't leasing, I might be forced...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-16-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 678
Posted By hyperzulu
No.

No.
Forum: European Delivery 09-16-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 287
Posted By hyperzulu
As long as you are flexible with dates, you're...

As long as you are flexible with dates, you're generally ok with around 6 weeks as a minimum. I think I remember a few doing it with shorter lead times, but you usually want to start the process 2...
Forum: European Delivery 09-16-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 893
Posted By hyperzulu
Smug attitude aside, OP did say he does not...

Smug attitude aside, OP did say he does not condone speeding. I took his post to be one of anecdotal information to say that upon your return home, should you happen to receive a letter in a language...
Forum: European Delivery 09-16-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 893
Posted By hyperzulu
Ah. Got it. Everyone else on here is perfect. ...

Ah. Got it. Everyone else on here is perfect.

Point is even the most well intentioned have failed to manage paying these fees, as evidenced in countless posts on the internet. No one has stepped...
Forum: European Delivery 09-16-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 516
Posted By hyperzulu
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