Originally Posted by ostrich
This is a great write-up, thanks!
I contacted BMW Canada about the warranty, as I may be relocating to Canada and I want to know about the warranty situation if I bring up a BMW. They claim that the warranty will be void if I don't go through the BMW Canada dealers to have the instrument cluster and DRL changed out! Altogether that would cost CDN $2,500!!! Isn't that ridiculous?!
Perhaps you misunderstood them. Warranty IS covered anywhere in North America, maintenance IS NOT. The instrument cluster on a US car does NOT need to be swapped anymore as it has both metric and imperial display.
Please go back and read the thread.