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Old 09-17-2012, 02:19 AM
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As tturedraider has noted, pushback on those items should be able to get them cancelled.

The wheel and tire insurance has some value, specially in high pothole areas. The price she was charged for it seems really high, based on what others have reported paying.

The $2500 maintenance plan will only pay for itself if she gets 2 brake jobs out of it, otherwise it is a stunning money pit. Check the "miles to brake change" indicator on the dash to see how many miles to the next brake job, and then figure out if you think it will go through 2 sets in the 42k miles she could own the car before the plan expires. Unless it is very close to the next change, I don't see that one making a lot of sense at that price, either.

2009 335i xDrive coupe, Jet Black, Black Leather, Grey Poplar, Steptronic, ZPP, ZSP, ZCW, iPod/USB, HD radio, Parking Assist. Rear Fogs, Hardwire V1, ProFit G3.
ED 5/12/09, Munich dropoff 5/16/09, Redelivery 6/22/09, Sold 3/8/15

Prior 40 years of cars: 1967 BelAir wagon / 1968 LeMans Tempest / 1970 Mustang Mach 1 / 1972 El Dorado / 1978 Corvette / 1981 Subaru GL wagon AWD / 1983 s10 Blazer 4x4 / 1985 Bronco 4x4 / 1996 Bronco 4x4 / 2004 Passat 4motion / 2009 BMW 335i xDrive E92

Last edited by Zooks527; 09-17-2012 at 08:38 AM.
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