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      05-25-2012, 10:17 PM   #111
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I think a new value stem cap should fix it right up...

Hopefully, BMW Gallery is saying they might have to replace Throttle Actuator and DME.
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      05-26-2012, 01:30 AM   #112
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Hope it gets fixed ASAP bro. Would suck if the car is in the shop on the big day
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      05-26-2012, 11:39 AM   #113
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Hope it gets fixed ASAP bro. Would suck if the car is in the shop on the big day
Yeah, I hope they can fix it quickly. It seems like the DME part has to be ordered from Germany (if that has to be replaced too).
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      05-26-2012, 01:45 PM   #114
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If an X1 is welcome I would like to come to. let me know.
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If an X1 is welcome I would like to come to. let me know.
Everyone is welcome!
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      05-26-2012, 03:18 PM   #116
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Ok gentlemen, then you can count me in! June 2nd sounds perfect for me.
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      05-26-2012, 03:35 PM   #117
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Ok gentlemen, then you can count me in! June 2nd sounds perfect for me.
Awesome!
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      05-27-2012, 01:28 AM   #118
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Initial post got updated (Final Edit)
Please review and make sure everything is okay with you guys. Let me know if you think anything has to be changed.

Thanks!
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      05-27-2012, 01:58 AM   #119
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Looking great! I cant wait. It'll be my very first BMW meet
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      05-27-2012, 11:01 AM   #120
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We should call ahead at the restaurant. We're now at what, about 30-35 of us including SOs? What's the capacity of the place?
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      05-27-2012, 11:55 AM   #121
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We should call ahead at the restaurant. We're now at what, about 30-35 of us including SOs? What's the capacity of the place?
It seems like that they have a big place. I suggest booking for 25 people for now. What do you guys think?
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      05-27-2012, 07:52 PM   #122
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25 sounds reasonable..do they offer a group buy lol jk
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25 sounds reasonable..do they offer a group buy lol jk
I can ask for it lol
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Just spoke with my service advisor. He told me ordering a DME will take a lot of time so if they have to replace the Throttle Actuator and DME together, my car definitely will not be done till this Saturday. In that case, I hope you guys have a lot of fun!
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      05-28-2012, 11:22 AM   #125
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Sorry to hear that Mo! You should still bum a ride with a friend or something.

I'll be there!
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Sorry to hear that Mo! You should still bum a ride with a friend or something.

I'll be there!
Will do my best. Gonna push BMW Gallery first to finish the job.
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Just spoke with my service advisor. He told me ordering a DME will take a lot of time so if they have to replace the Throttle Actuator and DME together, my car definitely will not be done till this Saturday. In that case, I hope you guys have a lot of fun!
at least you can use the X1 loaner! it is still a BMW!!! why not!?
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So I am officially out, sorry guys!

Both throttle actuators nees to be replaced, it has to be ordered from Germany and it will take 2-3 weeks (based on BMW Gallery) to get the part

I have to retun the X1 as well and they are getting me a rental car instead. It seems like BMW loaners are paid by warranty only for 24 hours. After that, it has to be a rental car.

It sucks!
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So I am officially out, sorry guys!

Both throttle actuators nees to be replaced, it has to be ordered from Germany and it will take 2-3 weeks (based on BMW Gallery) to get the part

I have to retun the X1 as well and they are getting me a rental car instead. It seems like BMW loaners are paid by warranty only for 24 hours. After that, it has to be a rental car.

It sucks!
But shouldn't they be giving you a BMW rental? I have personally had a 328i E92 coupe from BMW Calgary for 5 weeks and a 323i E90 from BMW Gallery for 4 days. Don't settle for a Hertz rental.
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But shouldn't they be giving you a BMW rental? I have personally had a 328i E92 coupe from BMW Calgary for 5 weeks and a 323i E90 from BMW Gallery for 4 days. Don't settle for a Hertz rental.
Just called my service advisor and left him a message to see if they can do that.
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      05-28-2012, 06:01 PM   #131
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Just called my service advisor and left him a message to see if they can do that.
You shouldn't have to suffer with a rental econobox for 3 weeks... that's brutal.

I'm sure most people driving solo wouldn't mind a co-pilot for the day ... myself included, assuming my car is ready!
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      05-28-2012, 07:09 PM   #132
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call up ZR Auto and rent out one of the Ferrari's for the day lol. Sorry to hear about your car tho.
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