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      02-25-2008, 07:07 PM   #133
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Too bad Xcellere. This will haunt your dreams.

Speaking of dreams. After I got my order in I had some dream about doing paperwork for my car or something like that. Isn't that nuts!! This thing is so ingrained in us it's affecting our subconscious.
It already has haunted my dreams!!!! I had a dream last night that I went to the VPC, and the manager there was a freaking maniac. He went nuts on me for entering the facility. After he kicked me out, this redneck family picked me up from the VPC and tried to kill me. I'm not making this up either.

I really need this car so this madness can end.

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      02-25-2008, 07:09 PM   #134
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BMW should include pre-delivery therapy for M cars.
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      02-25-2008, 07:10 PM   #135
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I think you need therapy, seriously, not joking here; maybe you need to speak with someone.
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      02-25-2008, 08:52 PM   #136
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I had a dream last night that I went to the VPC, and the manager there was a freaking maniac. He went nuts on me for entering the facility. After he kicked me out, this redneck family picked me up from the VPC and tried to kill me. I'm not making this up either.
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      02-25-2008, 09:18 PM   #137
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You guys are a patient bunch.
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      02-25-2008, 10:14 PM   #138
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Yea, they sure do know how to torture the waiting customers.

Anything they can do to slow up the process, they have done x2.
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      02-25-2008, 11:10 PM   #139
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I think you need therapy, seriously, not joking here; maybe you need to speak with someone.
On another thread, it was widely agreed that most regulars on this forum have OCD. So, we are in group therapy here. He'll live...
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      02-26-2008, 02:56 AM   #140
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I think you need therapy, seriously, not joking here; maybe you need to speak with someone.
No, not at all. If I had an M3 coming, I would be equally excited, and I am pretty sure most car nuts his age would too.
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      02-26-2008, 12:25 PM   #141
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I FINALLY spoke to someone who knew what they're talking about: the head of West Coast Distribution at the Oxnard VPC. He was a very nice guy and gave me tons of helpful info. He said that my car is sitting in storage and will be released to a transport on March 3rd. It should be at South Bay no later than March 4th with a definite release of March 8th. One word: w00t.
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I FINALLY spoke to someone who knew what they're talking about: the head of West Coast Distribution at the Oxnard VPC. He was a very nice guy and gave me tons of helpful info. He said that my car is sitting in storage and will be released to a transport on March 3rd. It should be at South Bay no later than March 4th with a definite release of March 8th. One word: w00t.
Splendid. Your day just got infinitely better.
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      02-26-2008, 01:03 PM   #143
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Splendid. Your day just got infinitely better.
You're god damn right.
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      02-26-2008, 01:06 PM   #144
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I FINALLY spoke to someone who knew what they're talking about: the head of West Coast Distribution at the Oxnard VPC. He was a very nice guy and gave me tons of helpful info. He said that my car is sitting in storage and will be released to a transport on March 3rd. It should be at South Bay no later than March 4th with a definite release of March 8th. One word: w00t.
Excellent news! My CA has consistently maintained that he sees an ETA to the dealer of 3/6, but up until now I had not seen anybody here confirm that cars will get to the dealers before the 8th
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      02-26-2008, 02:09 PM   #145
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I FINALLY spoke to someone who knew what they're talking about: the head of West Coast Distribution at the Oxnard VPC. He was a very nice guy and gave me tons of helpful info. He said that my car is sitting in storage and will be released to a transport on March 3rd. It should be at South Bay no later than March 4th with a definite release of March 8th. One word: w00t.
That is great news!!! Maybe I can cruise to the dealership and check out your car before I fly to NM and pick mine up the week after. Then again, that just might make my wait feel even longer.
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      02-26-2008, 02:29 PM   #146
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That is great news!!! Maybe I can cruise to the dealership and check out your car before I fly to NM and pick mine up the week after. Then again, that just might make my wait feel even longer.
You're more than welcome to stop by!
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No, not at all. If I had an M3 coming, I would be equally excited, and I am pretty sure most car nuts his age would too.
Speaking of that, Excellere, how old are you? Seeing as how you're attenting UCLA. You in grad school or undergrad? (I know, I'm off topic on this one; just curious seeing as how you're getting brand new M3).
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      02-26-2008, 05:57 PM   #148
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Speaking of that, Excellere, how old are you? Seeing as how you're attenting UCLA. You in grad school or undergrad? (I know, I'm off topic on this one; just curious seeing as how you're getting brand new M3).
I'm 23 and an undergrad. Long story short, I graduated high school and skipped college to help my father rebuild his company. He had recently gotten out of rehab after a fifteen year drug addiction, which subsequently left his company (a high rise construction consulting firm based in Brooklyn, NY) in ruins. After I finished helping my father I applied to UCLA, got in, and have been there for the past three years. I'll be graduating in July 09. You could say the M3 is a gift for everything that I've accomplished over the past six-or-so years.
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      02-26-2008, 06:01 PM   #149
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You're more than welcome to stop by!
Thanks Xcellere! Which dealer did you get it at? I am currently going to USC but I live in SM, so I'll probably be seeing you around. I just made flight arrangements to pick up my car on the 15th!!!
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Thanks Xcellere! Which dealer did you get it at? I am currently going to USC but I live in SM, so I'll probably be seeing you around. I just made flight arrangements to pick up my car on the 15th!!!
Congrats bud! I got mine from South Bay BMW. I'm picking my car up on March 8 at 10 AM.
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      02-26-2008, 10:54 PM   #151
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Awesome story Xcell - very respectable what you did for the family and congrats on the gift

I feel I can relate a bit because i'm graduatin med school at the same time and am also getting this M3 as a sort of "graduation gift."
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      02-27-2008, 04:02 PM   #152
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Awesome story Xcell - very respectable what you did for the family and congrats on the gift

I feel I can relate a bit because i'm graduatin med school at the same time and am also getting this M3 as a sort of "graduation gift."
Thanks Nechron. Congrats on your grad gift as well, when are you getting yours?
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in production right now - barring any big delays getting onto a ship, it'll hopefully be here beginning of april.
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I'm 23 and an undergrad. Long story short, I graduated high school and skipped college to help my father rebuild his company. He had recently gotten out of rehab after a fifteen year drug addiction, which subsequently left his company (a high rise construction consulting firm based in Brooklyn, NY) in ruins. After I finished helping my father I applied to UCLA, got in, and have been there for the past three years. I'll be graduating in July 09. You could say the M3 is a gift for everything that I've accomplished over the past six-or-so years.
You deserve it!
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