Originally Posted by goblueM3
I disagree. Money is money, whether it is paid by BMWNA or the customer. If they can get it covered under warranty, it's a guaranteed check from BMW. How do they know that the customer will get the work done at there dealership out of warranty.
just my 2 cents
Originally Posted by TVMA Doc
I'm not in the business, but it seems that the payment would be the same whether it was under warranty and paid by BMW or whether it was out of warranty and paid by the customer.
Does BMW service get paid discount rates for warranty work?
There is like a $3-$10 dollar per hour labor difference from what the customer pays and what the dealer pays. So, pretty much the same shit.