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      05-19-2008, 02:04 PM   #1
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Phoenix Leader, ETA Port Hueneme Jun 8

According to the ED department my car is on the Phoenix Leader. She left Bremerhaven on May 17 and is due in Port Hueneme on June 8. As far as I can find out her only stop is Long Beach on June 7. Anyone else on board? Anyone got any additional information about her trip?
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      05-19-2008, 04:24 PM   #2
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my M3 is aboard. My CA says due in on June 10.

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Just checked the Port of Bremerhaven schedule and according to it the Phoenix Leader actually left on the 18th but is still scheduled to arrive Port Hueneme on Jun 8. The original departure was supposed to be May 15th, then the 17th, and was always scheduled to arrive on Jun 8th, so my guess is that the schedule for the canal is the gating item for the arrival. I have not been able to find a date for the canal crossing. In any event we are getting closer to the end of separation anxiety every day.
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      05-19-2008, 05:20 PM   #4
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cool. on this thread there is a link to the location in real time. well delayed real time.

http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=143288
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cool. on this thread there is a link to the location in real time. well delayed real time.

http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=143288
Neat! Could you tell the location of the ship on the map? I couldn't see a symbol for the ship.
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      05-19-2008, 08:48 PM   #6
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Take some valium for the next two months..it will help calm your nerves while you wait..lol..congrats bro
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Take some valium for the next two months..it will help calm your nerves while you wait..lol..congrats bro
Rather have some more German Bier
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Neat! Could you tell the location of the ship on the map? I couldn't see a symbol for the ship.

yes - its the blue anchor. once moving I think it shows as a blue arrow. its delayed som hopefully its moving on. dont forget to check the English channel site and the Panama canal web cam.

Solonng - its only 3 weeks!!!!!! not two months although it seems like it.
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Name: PHOENIX LEADER
Callsign: H9NY
MMSI: 354899000
IMO: 9283875
Status: Moored
Dest: SOUTHAMPTON
ETA: May20 20:30
Type: Cargo
Speed/Dir: 0 kts / 12
Size: 0m x 0m x 8.7m
Received: 2008-05-21 04:32:17UTC
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she is now in the open waters of the atlantic.
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      05-22-2008, 11:18 AM   #11
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My 335i coupe is on board as well. I am very excited!
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My 335i coupe is on board as well. I am very excited!

cool - what dealer you with? mines McKenna.
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I got mine through Valencia BMW. My ex bought the car from them too.
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my M3 is aboard. My CA says due in on June 10.
Apparently you and your CA were correct, the Port Hueneme schedule now shows Phoenix Leader arriving on Jun 10th.
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mines scheduled for June 10th too. Go Phoenix Leader!
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my CA told me i am on Phoenix Leader also but i wont take delivery until the end of June. is that right?
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my CA told me i am on Phoenix Leader also but i wont take delivery until the end of June. is that right?
As I understand it that may be a little pessimistic. The car must go through customs (which is a black hole - but I have heard that non-ED cars clear customs while the ship is still at sea), then to the VPC where any transit damage is repaired, then to the trucking company (they have 48 hours to pick up the car from VPC and then truck it to your dealer with some stops on the way), and a day or so at the dealer for final preparation.
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my CA told me i am on Phoenix Leader also but i wont take delivery until the end of June. is that right?
not sure about WA. from port Hueneme we normally get our car withint 3 days of docking.

does your come in thru Hueneme too ? either way prob at least a week for you which makes June 17-18 and that would be considered end of June.

I hear PL is fast and normally gets in early.
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I hear PL is fast and normally gets in early.
Please don't call it "PL" = pathetic loser.

I believe my car is probably on it too and would hate to be on a loser ship.
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not sure about WA. from port Hueneme we normally get our car withint 3 days of docking.

does your come in thru Hueneme too ? either way prob at least a week for you which makes June 17-18 and that would be considered end of June.

I hear PL is fast and normally gets in early.
well its on PHOENIX LEADER so i think it probably will go thru Hueneme.
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i dont know why my car is taking so long!! i ordered it on 4/12/08! and it was at the port of exit on 5/8! =/
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My car is on the Phoenix Leader and I was told by my CA that I can expect to take delivery around June 20-21. I live in Colorado.
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