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      05-05-2008, 10:35 AM   #1
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How long does it take ??

Hey guys, my first post here,

I ordered a new 328i coupe on April 3, 2008. The dealer hasn't given me a delivery date yet but has hinted at sometime in June. The car is a 328i with auto, sunroof, nav package (i-drive), and PDC. Does anyone know what the usual wait period is for this car. BTW not sure if this makes a difference but I am in Toronto

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Hey guys, my first post here,

I ordered a new 328i coupe on April 3, 2008. The dealer hasn't given me a delivery date yet but has hinted at sometime in June. The car is a 328i with auto, sunroof, nav package (i-drive), and PDC. Does anyone know what the usual wait period is for this car. BTW not sure if this makes a difference but I am in Toronto

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Canada can change things. In the US you have a build date/production number by now and an estimated delivery date.
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      05-05-2008, 04:25 PM   #3
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I ordered on Feb. 29 and I am still waiting.
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I ordered march twenty something and got a production date today it's gonna be a 24/june production
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Hey guys, my first post here,

I ordered a new 328i coupe on April 3, 2008. The dealer hasn't given me a delivery date yet but has hinted at sometime in June. The car is a 328i with auto, sunroof, nav package (i-drive), and PDC. Does anyone know what the usual wait period is for this car. BTW not sure if this makes a difference but I am in Toronto

Thanks !!
ask your CA for the VIN then you can see if its allready in production or not?
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I ordered on Feb. 29 and I am still waiting.
Looks like you are from Canada as well... allotments and all that play a big role. In the US each dealer is alloted build slots to build cars in, a certain number per model per month, smaller dealers have less allotment and if they sell out for some months the customer must wait until a slot is available,
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I ordered on Feb. 29 and I am still waiting.
holy SH. thats the same day I ordered and I have had mine for over a month. Good luck - hang in there!
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I ordered on Feb. 29 and I am still waiting.
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holy SH. thats the same day I ordered and I have had mine for over a month. Good luck - hang in there!
WOW, me too I ordered on Feb 29th!!! That is why its taking so long!
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there was a snowstorm here that day. anyways it's been 9 1/2 weeks now. They told me the delivery was for early May. I emailed them 2 weeks ago and they told me it was already on the ship.

Im waiting... waiting

I wonder if theres anyone who had to wait more than 10 weeks...
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WOW, me too I ordered on Feb 29th!!! That is why its taking so long!
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there was a snowstorm here that day. anyways it's been 9 1/2 weeks now. They told me the delivery was for early May. I emailed them 2 weeks ago and they told me it was already on the ship.

Im waiting... waiting

I wonder if theres anyone who had to wait more than 10 weeks...

ask your CA for the VIN once you have that you can track it
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Order submitted last Tuesday. Have a production number, and just called the 800 number to learn that I am tentatively scheduled for production in week 23, which would be the first week of June.

Ouch... that seems like a looooong time away. I'm wondering if my dealer (Passport here in DC area) was out of its allocation spots for May?
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