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      03-18-2008, 11:54 AM   #1
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I Need All Your Help! Check Out My Situation

HI ALL, THIS IS MY DEAL....I ORDERED A AW COUPE FOX RED INTERIOR, CARBON TRIM, TECH PACKAGE, PREMIUM, COLD, LOADED..THIS CAR IS SCHEDULED TO COME IN JUNE/ JULY...THE DEALER COULDNT GIVE ME A CLEAR DATE!

NOW ANOTHER DEALER JUST CALLED ME TODAY TO LET ME KNOW THEY JUST GOT IN A AW COUPE, FOX RED, CARBON LEATHER, EVERY OPTION I ORDERED....THE ONLY THING IS IT HAS A SUNROOF!!! I DONT KNOW WHAT TO DO? SHOULD I WAIT AND EXTRA 4 MONTHS JUST CUZ THIS VEHICLE HAS A MOONROOF?

WHAT WOULD YOU GUYS DO????

I APPRECIATE YOUR INPUT! THANKS!
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      03-18-2008, 11:56 AM   #2
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I'd wait. I really wished that my GT3 didn't come with the sunroof.
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      03-18-2008, 11:59 AM   #3
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First, I would disable caps lock.

Second, I would do what I wanted, not what someone else wanted.
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I was thinking about this and I really like having a sunroof on my car- I don't know if I will be ok with not having one. Also- do you really need the CF roof if you aren't going to track the car? The non-CF M3 is more than enough for those once in a while spirited jaunts on the weekends....my .02...
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      03-18-2008, 12:05 PM   #5
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epacy u crack me up.
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      03-18-2008, 12:07 PM   #6
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sunroof == rattles
cf roof == chicks
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      03-18-2008, 12:08 PM   #7
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First, I would disable caps lock.

Second, I would do what I wanted, not what someone else wanted.
+1

How can anyone else answer that question for you?
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      03-18-2008, 12:13 PM   #8
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sunroof == rattles
cf roof == chicks
it's actually the other way around
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      03-18-2008, 12:16 PM   #9
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First, I would disable caps lock.

Second, I would do what I wanted, not what someone else wanted.
+2 on both counts.
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      03-18-2008, 12:21 PM   #10
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Honestly, the only time I use my sunroof is when "someone" passes gas in the car and it begins to choke those in the vehicle. I think I could find a reasonable alternative. So I say go with the carbon fiber roof.
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      03-18-2008, 12:44 PM   #11
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you simply cannot give up the look of the cf roof with AW, if you had a dark car then maybe you should think about it (probably not though, cf roof = sex)
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sunroof is a sin = makes baby jesus cry.

I would not buy a car with a sunroof if I didn't have to. I mean other 3-series only come with sunroof so no choice. one of my main things with a M3 is no sunroof.

That's just me if you don't mind having a sunroof go ahead and get it sooner.

I wish car makers would get off the terrible fixation they have with sunroofs they are not like having a convertible, they are a little window on the roof so what? Give me a non-sunroof any day.

I mean a GT3 which is supposed to be track oriented only comes with a sunroof (in the US) what the heck?
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it's actually the other way around
Why would the CF roof rattle, there are no moving parts? All 3 BMWs I have owned (e46 325, e92 335, X3) have had rattles come from the sunroof after about 1 year.
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I think your caps lock is broken.
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      03-18-2008, 01:24 PM   #15
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haha, my caps lock isnt broken i just am getting worked up. i want to get into this thing...i dont want to be driving this huge pickup through the whole summer! lol. well see thanks for all your input. i will look at the car tonight and make my decision. Thanks for the help all.
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If you originally ordered the CF roof then that's what you probably really want, so why not wait? Better to wait and get what you really want.
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      03-18-2008, 01:33 PM   #17
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I have always had moon roofs on my cars till this one. I have owned my car for one week now, and I don't miss the moon roof. I get all kinds of comments and questions about the CF roof. most people think it's glass see through targa top. I would go sit in inside of it, than look at it from the outside than make up my mind. The only other M3 in seattle has the moon roof. I don't know why he needs in Seattle??
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      03-18-2008, 01:41 PM   #18
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IŽd buy this one. The feelable difference should be minimal, but you have the car 4months earlier. You just life once, therefor enjoy every minute as much as possible ( and could this be easier than in a M3 )
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You could always take the car and go aftermarket with the roof (or order BMW OEM, have it cut and installed). Then you'd have a fairly unique CF roof with a sunroof. Pricey solution though.
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Mkoesel, you think this is going to be an upgrade in the future?
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What happens if you die before June/July?

Get the car now.
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Mkoesel, you think this is going to be an upgrade in the future?
From the factory? No way. Aftermarket? Heck yes people will do it.
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