That doesn't make sense. I had the same offer and it came to about $450 at BMW Seattle.
Originally Posted by t3nd3r
I have a 1998 540i and the pixels are pretty bad, can't really read how many miles or the temp etc... I called them and they told me they would cover 50% of the parts and 0% of labor so after I spoke with a service advisor I would end up spending over 700 to fix it. So, gonna give it a miss and start speeding up my search for my 2003 M5.
Worse case, go to www.vdorepair.com and you can get it done for $299 plus shipping. It is very easy to remove and install the cluster, and they provide full instructions on their website.
Factory M-Sport with factory installed M-tech bumpers, factory Bluetooth, factory M-Audio 10" dual voice coil subs, homelink, M5 rear stabilizer bar, Bilstein B14 PSS coil overs, stop tech ss brake lines, Akebono Euro Ceramic brake pads, oem Brembo and Zimmerman rotors, Dinan Stage 1 software, strong strut front upper stress bar.