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      07-19-2008, 01:29 AM   #1
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Edmontonians

Not too many of us here in M3POST (I think). Just wondering who else is out there?

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      07-19-2008, 01:33 AM   #2
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+2 here! Your in OIL COUNTRY!
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      07-19-2008, 11:18 AM   #3
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+3 . Mine should be out of the service department this week.

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      07-19-2008, 09:17 PM   #4
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+4 here. Only have 1,000km on my SS2 DKG picked up on June 28
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      07-20-2008, 02:42 AM   #5
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Number 5 here....finally picked 'er up last night! 700 clicks on day 1...should be able to post picks tomorrow. 5 M3's, that's seems enough for a mini meet?
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      07-20-2008, 02:49 AM   #6
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Of the fab 5, what are talking for colours etc? Mine's: space grey, fox, carbon roof, carbon leather dash, coupe.
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      07-20-2008, 07:30 AM   #7
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Mine is Silverstone 2, Silver interior, Coupe, Carbon roof, carbon leather .
As far as getting together . A couple of ideas
Going to be at the Eurasia pig roast next friday night. Anyone else there??
How about the race next Saturday?
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      07-20-2008, 05:22 PM   #8
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Number 5 here....finally picked 'er up last night! 700 clicks on day 1...should be able to post picks tomorrow. 5 M3's, that's seems enough for a mini meet?
I am in. Perhaps this weekend? Last weekend I got together with some of the guys at E90post.

Just wondering how old is the group here? I am 35.

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      07-20-2008, 07:01 PM   #9
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Sparkling graphite E92 6mt, Fox extended leather, IDrive, Carbon roof, 19's, aluminum trim. I'd be up for a meet. I'm same age as you 1ne.

Where did everyone get their car from. Me Edm BMW.
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      07-20-2008, 11:46 PM   #10
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We are pretty colorful here...

AMJ AW
GFP Space Grey
fe55 Silverstone
ScotyH Sparkling graphite
Me Jerez Black

I got my from Edmonton BMW

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Number 5 here....finally picked 'er up last night! 700 clicks on day 1...should be able to post picks tomorrow. 5 M3's, that's seems enough for a mini meet?
Wow.. First day I put 300KM and I thought that was lots



I have started a thread over at E90post for a mini meet. Click here

I hope to get all the M's out there
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      07-21-2008, 02:00 AM   #11
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I should be good to go for a meet on Saturday...taking car in for 2000 km service Friday, so Saturday afternoon and 8000 rpms on the Henday sounds nice! Has everyone had their break in service done? Any DCT's? If so, any problems with the service depts and the transmission fluid issue?

I'm 31, got my car from Bavaria.
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      07-21-2008, 07:43 AM   #12
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GFP..It Sunday not Saturday.hehe. Is that still ok with u?
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      07-21-2008, 08:33 PM   #13
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sorry bout that..yup sunday's cool.
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      07-21-2008, 08:37 PM   #14
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I should be able to make it on Sunday @ 3pm.

Purchased my car from Bavaria.

Haven't had my break in service yet. Am a little anxious about the DCT issue but i think the mechs at Bavaria read the updates from BMW.

How many cars were there from the E90 post meet?
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      07-21-2008, 11:03 PM   #15
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I am not sure yet. I just posted the thread last night. You can follow it here
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      07-22-2008, 12:31 AM   #16
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I should be able to make it on Sunday @ 3pm.

Purchased my car from Bavaria.

Haven't had my break in service yet. Am a little anxious about the DCT issue but i think the mechs at Bavaria read the updates from BMW.

How many cars were there from the E90 post meet?
Good to hear, I'm looking forward to this.

I think I was at Bavaria ordering my mats and pedals when you picked yours up...unless there's another SSII Silver interior DCT that just got picked up a month ago...doubt it LOL. I snuck a peek in the delivery room that day and I was so jealous: a) your color combo is unreal
b) you got yours before me

The transmission thing shouldn't be a problem...I've only told my CA, the manager and the service dept. about the issue 56 times, so word should be out. I will have a copy of the memo previously posted handy and stapled to the work order though. Plus, I rented a Red biplane to circle the dealership that afternoon with a banner dragging behind it reading: "Service Techs...M3 DCT CARS...DO NOT CHANGE TRANSMISSION FLUID" Guess I'll be the guinea pig on this one...I have to hear those 8000 rpms though.
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      07-22-2008, 12:51 AM   #17
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Hey guys,

Unfortunately I can't make it this Sunday, I will be working. I have about 1650 km on mine (have had it since July 4th). Called to book an appointment and I have to wait till the 11th!! (Bavaria). I can't wait to hit that redline and hear that engine sing!

My Car is Black leather, 6mt, silver trim, exec package, m drive package, 19" rims, and AW (wish they had a carbon fiber roof for the e90, would look sweet with AW).

I would love to see the M-DCT in your guys cars. I was tempted but stuck with the 6 MT, maybe my next M...
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      07-22-2008, 01:23 AM   #18
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Hey guys,

Unfortunately I can't make it this Sunday, I will be working. I have about 1650 km on mine (have had it since July 4th). Called to book an appointment and I have to wait till the 11th!! (Bavaria). I can't wait to hit that redline and hear that engine sing!

My Car is Black leather, 6mt, silver trim, exec package, m drive package, 19" rims, and AW (wish they had a carbon fiber roof for the e90, would look sweet with AW).

I would love to see the M-DCT in your guys cars. I was tempted but stuck with the 6 MT, maybe my next M...
Sorry to hear...Too bad on both fronts. i booked my first service a month before I even got the car. Read some of the service withdrawl posts and how some were waiting for 1st service and did not want that to happen. The service guy thought I was nuts...2000 km service a week out from delivery!!!

We'll see you next time...1st of many meets I'm sure.
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      07-22-2008, 10:47 AM   #19
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I got my on July 11. I only have 350KM on it. It has been parked for 2 weeks. Currently I am at Fort Mac and the M3 is at Doug's place getting the reflectors removed. hehe. I can't wait to see what it look like then. I will post some pics later.

I had posted this on another thread, but if you guys are thinking getting the reflectors filled, go to a certified BMW body shop. There are only 5 BMW certified body shops in Canada, and Doug's place is one of them.

Before I took delivery of the car, I had requested for the M mats, pedals, ///M trunk mat, ///M3 license plate holder, and to my surprise I was not charge for it. I guess I got lucky? They are still looking for the trunk mat for me.

This is my first M3, second BM. The previous was a E46 328 with tons of mods.
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      07-24-2008, 10:18 AM   #20
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Wait .....wait.... Im from Edmonton but live in calgary now. Does that count?

Im actually coming up for a wedding on friday. May see if I can make it.
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      07-24-2008, 03:03 PM   #21
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Of course... Hope to see u there.
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Guys it is suppose to rain on Sunday. If it does, we will cancel it. Please check the link above for latest updates. Thanks
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