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      04-09-2009, 07:03 PM   #1
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Finally bought an E92!

I finally bought my e92! I had been searching for 2 weeks now and just bought the last brand new 08 DCT coupe in the nation from Fields BMW in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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Any advice for a new m3 driver? Just need some tips and advice on breaking in the engine and whatever is important. Thanks
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      04-09-2009, 08:34 PM   #2
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vary your rpm's/
stay under 5500/
stay out of the intense shift settings and power mode(not necessary but makes it easier to not cross 5500rpm)/
have fun.
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      04-09-2009, 08:36 PM   #3
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      04-09-2009, 09:04 PM   #4
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      04-09-2009, 09:53 PM   #5
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Just bought it, its in Florida and I am in Houston so once it gets here I will post pics. For now, here is the website.

http://www.autotrader.com/fyc/vdp.js...standard=false
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      04-09-2009, 10:15 PM   #6
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NICE CAR!

I have space gray/silver novillo/18s and think its a great combo. Like grey on grey on grey!
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      04-09-2009, 10:25 PM   #7
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congrats.. so how much did you end up paying? i remember you asking for opinions on 08s.
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      04-09-2009, 11:57 PM   #9
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congrats! sounds like you found a gem.
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      04-10-2009, 12:37 AM   #10
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congrats.. so how much did you end up paying? i remember you asking for opinions on 08s.
MSRP was $70,770, I got it for 60k, so almost an 11k discount. Not bad for a loaded coupe with DCT.
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      04-10-2009, 01:34 AM   #11
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MSRP was $70,770, I got it for 60k, so almost an 11k discount. Not bad for a loaded coupe with DCT.
Nice deal! Congrats on the new ride. Now go get her broken in.
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      04-10-2009, 02:19 AM   #12
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wish the M3's came with Saddle brown leather. That, to me, is the best-est-est!!
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      04-10-2009, 02:26 AM   #13
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      04-10-2009, 09:51 AM   #14
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Congrats I also looked at that car but found one in West Palm Beach
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congrats!!!!
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      04-11-2009, 03:08 AM   #16
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Thanks all! Cant wait until next week. Wednesday or thursday is when the car should arrive. This wait is killing me, I am a student and I cant even study for my exams next week without looking at pictures and reading about M's every 10 minutes.
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Nice catch. I'm still searching for an 08 E92. Did you come across any other dealers with 08's left?
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MSRP was $70,770, I got it for 60k, so almost an 11k discount. Not bad for a loaded coupe with DCT.
Nice job! Love the color - Enjoy driving it
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      04-11-2009, 11:57 AM   #19
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Nice catch. I'm still searching for an 08 E92. Did you come across any other dealers with 08's left?
I found a few used 08 coupes. There is one at San Diego Automotive thats AW/FR and loaded with DCT and 7,500 miles. The guy is asking $62,900 and wouldn't go lower than 61k. I didn't go for that one because I got this brand new one for 60k. Call and ask to speak with Maj. Don't know if you are going to get a great deal from him though, he thinks just because the color combination of the car is nice that he's going to get an extra 5 or 6k. Also, he was a very rude guy.

I found another 08 AW/FR loaded and MT with 8000 miles, almost the same as the one above but they are asking 7k lower and you could probably negotiate from there. http://www.coasttocoastimports.com/i...showleftmenu=N

As far an new 08 coupes go, just search on Autotrader and call some dealers, they may have some left over that are not listed.
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      04-11-2009, 11:58 AM   #20
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Here is the link to San Diego Automotive. http://www.sdautomotive.net/inventory.htm

Good luck, hope you find what you are looking for!
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