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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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This is what the most recent status update looks like from the dealer side in case you are interested...




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This is what the most recent status update looks like from the dealer side in case you are interested....

Thanks Jon, all I've been getting from the dealer is the Design/MSRP page. I guess I need to be more specific when asking.
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Is that for a 2013 model? If so, production has already started? It's not even July yet!
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Thanks Jon, all I've been getting from the dealer is the Design/MSRP page. I guess I need to be more specific when asking.
Most salespeople have a one-track mind.... (gross profit)...

Yes, this is a 2013 order. The actual production process commences Monday morning.
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Most salespeople have a one-track mind.... (gross profit)...

Yes, this is a 2013 order. The actual production process commences Monday morning.
Great news. How about the ActiveHybrid 3? Is that starting production on Monday, as well? Have any allocation slots for immediate production?
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So let's say ones car starts production on Monday, July 2nd, when do you forsee it being completed and ready to ship to USA?
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So let's say ones car starts production on Monday, July 2nd, when do you forsee it being completed and ready to ship to USA?
If you call the BMW assist number, key in your VIN or order number, it will tell you the estimated completion date at the factory, assuming the car has entered production status.
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If you call the BMW assist number, key in your VIN or order number, it will tell you the estimated completion date at the factory, assuming the car has entered production status.
Cool. What's the BMW Assist number so I can get at that info?

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Cool. What's the BMW Assist number so I can get at that info?

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Here is the phone number 1-800-831-1117. All you need is your production number.

My completion date is July 9th!
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Cool. What's the BMW Assist number so I can get at that info?

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You salesman should be more than happy to give you the info and keep you updated. You can also use your production number to register on www.BMWUSA.com
and track order progress online through the 'My BMW' portal.

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Well guys today was the day. Order in, waiting for the production number, my guy said he should have it by tomorrow. let the wait games begin.

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Here is the phone number 1-800-831-1117. All you need is your production number.

My completion date is July 9th!
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BJ-

You salesman should be more than happy to give you the info and keep you updated. You can also use your production number to register on www.BMWUSA.com
and track order progress online through the 'My BMW' portal.
Thank you gentlemen, got the answers I needed from the phone number, very surprising that my CA didn't provide me with that little nugget upon purchase.

I'm complete on July 7th, so perhaps we'll be on the same boat. Would that make us brothers?

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Thank you gentlemen, got the answers I needed from the phone number, very surprising that my CA didn't provide me with that little nugget upon purchase.

I'm complete on July 7th, so perhaps we'll be on the same boat. Would that make us brothers?

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I'm in final production. Watch closely and you can see my Mineral Grey luxury line getting her boots on. Woo hoo!

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I'm in final production. Watch closely and you can see my Mineral Grey luxury line getting her boots on. Woo hoo!

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Thanks BJ! I liked your video so much that I posted it on our FB page...

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The printed version loses the green circles which has visual appeal...






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So how long before it actually hits the west coast?
That'll depend on which vessel she gets loaded onto.
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Nice Jon, Just got my Vehicle Inquiry and Vehicle Inquiry Status from Our CA Pat Springer at BWM of San Diego. We are Status 112 and have a Productions # to now track the progress for a Fall PCD. Thanks for all your updates and questions you have answered for us. Can't wait to see your new Bimmer. You will have it a few months sooner than us. We will be making some trips up to Santa Barbara in the Fall once we get back from the Cross Country Trek. See you at some of those great SB Eateries. I hear Lito's is great Mexican Food, saw it reviewed on Diners , Dives and Drive Ins last Week
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Nice Jon, Just got my Vehicle Inquiry and Vehicle Inquiry Status from Our CA Pat Springer at BWM of San Diego. We are Status 112 and have a Productions # to now track the progress for a Fall PCD. Thanks for all your updates and questions you have answered for us. Can't wait to see your new Bimmer. You will have it a few months sooner than us. We will be making some trips up to Santa Barbara in the Fall once we get back from the Cross Country Trek. See you at some of those great SB Eateries. I hear Lito's is great Mexican Food, saw it reviewed on Diners , Dives and Drive Ins last Week.
Sounds great! We have so many all-time Mexican restaurants here in Santa Barbara..

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Anyway, I am stoked to reach a climax here.

Congrats, Jon! I'm excited for you!

Eager to see the day my own hits 150 and then 155 status, as well.
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Congrats, Jon! I'm excited for you!

Eager to see the day my own hits 150 and then 155 status, as well.
Thanks! Soon enough it'll be time to celebrate yours...




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Sooner rather than later? Let me know if you want me to get on the phones with Pedro tomorrow to snag one. We can make this happen!
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