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The sixth generation 3 series, chassis code F30. 2013 model year 328i and 335i sedans now in production. Read the F30 frequently asked question thread for all your basic question and dive into all the details in the ultimate F30 information thread.

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Old 08-15-2012, 09:58 PM
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Are you able to tell when it is released from the VDC? When I call the 800 number, I am informed that my vehicle as "at the port awaiting a shipping vessel". I assume it could be several days before it is actually loaded on a truck and heads East.
Yes, the report I print daily tells me when vehicles are released to trucking.
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Old 08-16-2012, 08:04 AM
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Jon - you sort of answered a question I had. My vehicle actually wasn't dropped off in Baltimore when California Highway stopped there - it went on to the VPC in Brunswick, GA on 8/15. I've read that it could be there 2 to 3 days. I'm anxiously waiting to hear from my Salesman to find out when its loaded onto a truck to head to Tampa. This is killing me.
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Old 08-17-2012, 01:15 PM
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The BMW website has updated my status to "Finishing Touches". Hopefully there is no shipping damage to my car, and it will end up on a truck soon.

The 800# still says the my vehicle as at the port awaiting a shipping vessel, so the website is more accurate than the 800#, for once.
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