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      03-11-2007, 02:48 AM   #1
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My first new car (:

I am so excited because later on this day I am going to pass by my local BMW dealer to finally order my 328i Coupe. I decided on Alpine White, Saddle Brown, and Light Poplar. Premium Package, Comfort Access, Sound System, and a few other things. I am so excited, pretty good for a guy who is turning 18 next month (: I love my grandfather!
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      03-11-2007, 02:50 AM   #2
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thank him everyday....congrats
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pretty good? i say it's pretty DAMN good
hope u enjoy
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      03-11-2007, 02:55 AM   #4
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So it's a nice color combination?
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      03-11-2007, 03:01 AM   #5
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So it's a nice color combination?
alpine white is still my dream color on my dream bmw 3. you won't regret it
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alpine white is still my dream color on my dream bmw 3. you won't regret it
Great, that makes me feel so much better (: I was a bit confused about what combo to go with but I think I made a good decision. Either ways its a beautiful car in any color. I think my combination looks really Miami, LOL!
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may i ask when are u expecting to get it?
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Congrats dude the new BMW 3 Series are great and you wont regret it. According to the colour - its ownage and if u get black wheels will be awesome

Enjoy ur ride !
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Thats a great and trusting grand parent. What does your parents have to say. ...Funny if it's better than their car.
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may i ask when are u expecting to get it?
If I order it today it should arrive by mid-late May... PERFECT!
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If I order it today it should arrive by mid-late May... PERFECT!
wow high BMW demand
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Thats a great and trusting grand parent. What does your parents have to say. ...Funny if it's better than their car.
My parents think it is a nice and very reliable car. They wanted me to get something that I would not get tired of, before choosing this car I had been dying for a Mini Cooper. When I get my car it is actually going to be the best in my family. My grandparents have a new Toyota Avalon, my mom has a Ford FreeStar from '05, and my uncle just leased a 328i sedan. I am so special (;
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wow high BMW demand
Do you think it will take longer? I don't get what you're trying to say...
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Must be. Congrats. ...and meet their expectation by taking care of the car, driving safely, and bringing home lots of chicks .
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Must be. Congrats. ...and meet their expectation by taking care of the car, driving safely, and bringing home lots of chicks .
HAHA! Thanks man (:
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Pluis - arent there any available cars like the one u like ? Cant u just buy one instead of ordering ?
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Pluis - arent there any available cars like the one u like ? Cant u just buy one instead of ordering ?
Im going to the dealer today so that I can see, but I called in on Thursday and they told me that they didn't have any and that it would be "hard" to find it the way I want without ordering it.
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I see well gl today and hope u get what u want ! If u want to order something specific - u can go for the Individual
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Congrats, glad to see you have learned the value of a dollar and how hard it is to work for these cars in life
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Im going to the dealer today so that I can see, but I called in on Thursday and they told me that they didn't have any and that it would be "hard" to find it the way I want without ordering it.
That's BS--my first E92 was totalled a few weeks ago, so my dealer did a search in the mid-west region--there were 9 cars that were almost identical to the one I ordered back in August. The one I happened to pick was on a boat (due here in about 10 days) but I could have gotten one of the others much sooner.

The dealers can do something called a "dealer trade" where you get the car that is sitting on the lot now, and in return they get a future car or one off the lot from the dealer where you are buying.

Hell--you can even do what I did--if a car is on a boat and is NOT SOLD--ie it is going to be a lot car somewhere--your dealer can change the status of the car before it gets to port, mark it as SOLD (to you) and then the car will head to YOUR dealer instead of wherever else it was supposed to go.

There are quicker options than ordering--I would only order at this point if I absolutley had to. When the E92 first came out, it was a necessity--but now there should be enough around to cut your wait time down significantly.
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Man you had me confused with the smiley you used.
It's normally the eyes first : then the smiley )

the way you did it, I thought you were sad
Anyways... congrats!
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Man you had me confused with the smiley you used.
It's normally the eyes first : then the smiley )

the way you did it, I thought you were sad
Anyways... congrats!
HAHA! I just do my smileys like that (:
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