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      01-31-2008, 06:12 PM   #6
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Well crap

So I went to international site and the 260M wheels looked silver, despite the german, uk, and australian site looking dark. I wrote back to BMW and got the following reply.

Originally Posted by BMW Owners' Circle
Dear BoB-O:

I have checked with our wheel specialist and he indicates that the European wheels are slightly different. They are not available on the US models. I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

If you have any further questions, please respond to this e-mail or contact the Customer Relations and Services Department at 1-800-831-1117, Monday through Friday from 9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M., Eastern Standard Time. Again, thank you for contacting BMW.


Laurie Burkland
Customer Relations and Services
So, it looks like I'll have to trade with someone in Europe or get mine powdercoated.

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