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      02-27-2008, 03:49 PM   #45
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Goodness. Its all 11th hour isn't it? A couple of days left before Week 10 production begins, and none of us know if its *actually* going to happen !!!
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      02-27-2008, 03:55 PM   #46
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What sucks is I will be out of the area Friday and Monday so it won't be until Tuesday before I find out if it is indeed being built or delayed.
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      02-27-2008, 03:57 PM   #47
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Im getting so anxious...is it delayed or is it going to be produced?! Driving me crazy.
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      02-27-2008, 03:58 PM   #48
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I placed an order in '06, is there a delay if you placed an order this early?
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      02-27-2008, 04:04 PM   #49
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I placed an order in '06, is there a delay if you placed an order this early?
I doubt you placed a order in 2006, you mean placed your deposit correct?

When you place your order you should get a production number, when did you get your production number? It looks like the majority of the M-DCT orders here were in January, im not sure if it depends when you placed it but i guess the earlier the better.
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      02-27-2008, 04:06 PM   #50
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I placed an order in '06, is there a delay if you placed an order this early?
.. I think at this stage, your guess is as good as ours !!

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      02-27-2008, 04:51 PM   #51
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Just called BMW NA, my week 10 production is still on schedule.

Looks like no delay with my M-DCT order.
I just spoke to my dealer and he confirmed week 10 production.
I have DCT and 19 inch wheels...
fingers crossed...
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      02-27-2008, 04:56 PM   #52
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Maybe they are lying to all of us...
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      02-27-2008, 04:59 PM   #53
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What sucks is I will be out of the area Friday and Monday so it won't be until Tuesday before I find out if it is indeed being built or delayed.
Why? Can't you use the 800 number to find out?
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      02-27-2008, 05:00 PM   #54
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My M3 M-DKG was ordered 2nd week of januari. Last week my dealer confirmed the delivery date: last week of may...
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      02-27-2008, 05:36 PM   #55
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It seems like all orders for M-DCT outside the U.S.A. is getting pushed back, while U.S. orders are getting bumped up.
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      02-27-2008, 05:59 PM   #56
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I doubt you placed a order in 2006, you mean placed your deposit correct?

When you place your order you should get a production number, when did you get your production number? It looks like the majority of the M-DCT orders here were in January, im not sure if it depends when you placed it but i guess the earlier the better.
Oops, that's what I meant. Maybe it was early '07 can't remember.
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      02-27-2008, 06:00 PM   #57
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Actually, I changed to DCT earlier this month and the production got delayed. I'm looking at May production now.
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      02-27-2008, 06:03 PM   #58
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Actually, I changed to DCT earlier this month and the production got delayed. I'm looking at May production now.
I see, i have come to my own conclusion that U.S. M-DCT orders placed in January will not be delayed and will be the first to be debuted.
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      02-27-2008, 07:11 PM   #59
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I see, i have come to my own conclusion that U.S. M-DCT orders placed in January will not be delayed and will be the first to be debuted.
I sure hope so...

My dealer told me today, "start saving money"... : )
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      02-27-2008, 07:19 PM   #60
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I sure hope so...

My dealer told me today, "start saving money"... : )
Hahah, i woulda told him, "with all these delays, i can pay for the car upfront!"

Btw where in NJ are you from? Im from Fort Lee.
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      02-28-2008, 09:43 AM   #61
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Hahah, i woulda told him, "with all these delays, i can pay for the car upfront!"

Btw where in NJ are you from? Im from Fort Lee.
I am from Englewood Cliffs.
Which dealership are you buying your car from?
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      02-28-2008, 09:49 AM   #62
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My car with DCT and 19s continues to show week 13 build. Although I am still waiting for concrete clarification from my dealer that those options are included since NEITHER the OC website NOR the 800 number folks can verify this important detail.
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      02-28-2008, 01:15 PM   #63
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My car with DCT and 19s continues to show week 13 build. Although I am still waiting for concrete clarification from my dealer that those options are included since NEITHER the OC website NOR the 800 number folks can verify this important detail.
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      02-28-2008, 02:14 PM   #64
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I am from Englewood Cliffs.
Which dealership are you buying your car from?
Im getting my car from Difeo, i was #7 in line then got bumped up to order on 1/31.

If your getting your M from Difeo i hope your guy is Fred...
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Why? Can't you use the 800 number to find out?
They can only see purchases made from US dealers in the States. She sure did have a sweet voice though...
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Yesterday i received a message from my dealer:

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BMW M3 (Berline, Coupé, Cabrio) : CAPACITEITSBEPERKING ! Het toevoegen van optiecode 2MK - M DKG versnellingsbak zorgt voor vertragingen in productie tot 3 maanden, dit door een capaciteitsprobleem bij de leverancier.(29/02)
Translated: Problems with capacity ! Adding option code 2MK - M DKG transmission means max. 3 months delay in production. Reason: capacity problems supplier
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