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      05-03-2008, 07:14 PM   #1
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3 more weeks until I get my baby

I'm so excited right now, the beast is lurking somewhere around the Atlantic Ocean on a ship called Fidelio. Expected arrival date is the 3rd week of May. I can't wait to get it..

Question remains, what should I do from now until then?
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      05-03-2008, 07:24 PM   #2
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I have 8 weeks till my delivery. Gggrrr
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      05-03-2008, 07:28 PM   #3
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I know the feeling. Why is yours taking so long?
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      05-03-2008, 07:28 PM   #4
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What did you order if you don't mind me asking?
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      05-04-2008, 10:39 AM   #5
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Go on a bender. Pass out. Sleep for 3 weeks. Wake up and you're in a dream. You are gonna love this thing!!!
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      05-04-2008, 02:33 PM   #6
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      05-04-2008, 03:53 PM   #7
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Sleepless nights. God, I remember having to go through that. I was so excited I was going to go crazy.

Just take it a day at a time. You're so close!
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      05-04-2008, 03:58 PM   #8
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      05-04-2008, 04:47 PM   #9
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Monaco Blue
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      05-04-2008, 04:48 PM   #10
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I might have to make drink plenty of vodkatonics before the car gets here..lol
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      05-04-2008, 06:56 PM   #11
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I know the feeling. Why is yours taking so long?
I put the order in like 10 days ago. heh, so it was just an estimate given to me from the dealer. He said 75 days, sometimes sooner.
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      05-04-2008, 07:06 PM   #12
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      05-04-2008, 07:09 PM   #13
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This is the insanity that is waiting for your new bimmer. Good luck!
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nice specs.
it will come soon enough, i got 2 weeks left in my wait. arg!
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      05-04-2008, 07:53 PM   #15
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Start buying your mods now so you at least have parts of your car with you while you wait.
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      05-04-2008, 09:00 PM   #16
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My car and your car are sipping Mai Thais by the pool on the Fidelio as we speak, having discussions of windy roads and beating the pants off of Infinitis...

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      05-04-2008, 09:12 PM   #17
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Nice specs bro. Why did you choose the 328 over the 335? I first ordered a 328 and but couldn't get over the 335i engine..let me know..
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Thanks!

I chose the 328 over the 335 for a couple of reasons. One was I liked the FEEL of the 328 better. It was slightly softer, while still giving great performance. The other... and the main one... was money. I have this issue with keeping my car payments around $500. If I start getting much higher then that, I start thinking "Wow... what else can I do with that extra dough? Guitars? Camera Equipment? A new paint job for the Triumph." etc... so I figured I would go with the 328. And I HATE putting money down on a lease. It's like giving money away. So to keep me at around 500, I let the twin turbo go.

If I stick with Bimmah after my 3 years is up, I may end up with the 335. We'll see.
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      05-04-2008, 09:49 PM   #19
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smart choice man, this is the most that i'd ever spend on a car. i drove both cars and and decided that if i'm going to spend money for fun, might as well as get the 335. knowing me, i probably would get regret every day for the next 3 years and that takes the fun out of it. financial wise, the 328 is a much better choice in my opinion. looking at your options, your car must cost more than a base 335i. did you get a good leasing deal or something?
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      05-04-2008, 09:51 PM   #20
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hehe, who saids anything about those two sipping liquor. If anything, they're probably doing it while we're waiting..JK
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      05-04-2008, 09:52 PM   #21
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doh-they did do it, and BMW took the babies away-have you seen and 128 and 135 yet?
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      05-04-2008, 10:17 PM   #22
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i remember having to wait that long, i put my order in august 2007, my car came end of october. Ive never wwaited for something that long in my life, every night i would stay up thinkin bout it. youll get it soon, and the break-in period is gonna bother you as well lol
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