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      03-27-2008, 09:41 PM   #1
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brand new rim swap at dealer at delivery?

is it possible to have the rims from my new 335i swapped at delivery with some other rims from another new car at the dealership? has anyone ever done this?
i have the standard rims that come with the sportpackage and would like the style 197 rims. they have the exact same specifications.
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I'm having this done when my car arrives, except the swap will be with aftermarket wheels that I'm sending my dealer. In your case, if your CA has another customer who wants the wheels on your car, it can just be a straight swap. Otherwise, it would depend how much your CA can accomodate your request.

You might also try the dealer's parts department to see if they have a set of the wheels you want & if they will swap at minimal to no-cost to you.
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Find a E90Post member that wants to swap. Dealer will probably not want to change OE wheels.
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