10-27-2009, 08:46 AM
Ukemi - that's how I roll
Join Date: Feb 2007
Mein Auto: 2013 Audi S4 2010 MT MCS
Originally Posted by UncleJ
I remember a long time ago when some folks were "down" on Evl when he was a lone voice in the wilderness complaining about the dreaded '07 transmission problem
We all know how that worked out -- well actually nothing seemed to get done, but at least a sticky was posted with huge numbers so people were at least warned. I kind of look at PPX as someone whose problems we all could have, and have had to varying degrees. For that I applaud his bringing these to the collective attention of the members here.
. If his posts help one member identify a problem with their X3 and keep an SA from gaffing them off, then it would have been worth it IMHO.
Something got done....we all just have NDA's
Think about all the times BMW or an SA has said,
"Never heard of that before"
"You are the first person to have this problem"
"It must be the way you drive"
If not for the out spoken some people may have actually bought that malarky.
However, facts and actions taken should be part of the process, not all shouting.
That is how I eventually resolved my situation.
PPXYZ please tell us what another mechanic, lawyer, BMWNA representative, etc has said with respect to this situation. We want to help, but your approach does not make it easy
2013 S4 Loaded (and NO RFT's) Awesome is an understatement
2008 MT X3
RIP you were a faithful sidekick and will be missed.
2007 AT X3 RIPOS
2000 Jeep Cherokee
1997 Twin Turbo RX-7
1984 GTI Wolfsburg Edition Neuspeed and more