BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 Marketplace > Vendor Comments/Review/Feedback Forum
 
BPM Sport
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      05-11-2012, 12:34 PM   #45
tlp
Lieutenant Colonel
 
tlp's Avatar
 
Drives: '11 e92 M3 SG/FR
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Huntington Beach, CA

Posts: 1,997
iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2011 BMW e92 M3  [4.55]
I think your stating the obvious. Anyone with a half a brain already knows this. This board is constantly being sanitized at the request of vendors that got flamed, assuming that posters had the balls to publicly state their dissatisfaction to begin with. The politics here serves the vendors not the customers. It's a flawed platform and will never change. Before your time but the user PencilGeek comes to mind.
__________________
My Coding Journal
Current - '11 e92 M3 SG/FR ZCP|ZCV|ZP2|2MK|494|415|6NR|752
tlp is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 12:34 PM   #46
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,036
iTrader: (42)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Quote:
Originally Posted by SehrSchnell View Post
Agreed, pretty dramatic.
Dramatic maybe to those on the outside. But if you'd received some of the bad service and product that I have, you would probably change your tune.
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 12:38 PM   #47
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,036
iTrader: (42)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Quote:
Originally Posted by tlp View Post
I think your stating the obvious. Anyone with a half a brain already knows this. This board is constantly being sanitized at the request of vendors that got flamed, assuming that posters had the balls to publicly state their dissatisfaction to begin with. The politics here serves the vendors not the customers. It's a flawed platform and will never change. Before your time but the user PencilGeek comes to mind.
That's very possible. Even the obvious needs to be stated sometimes. At the same time, it should be known that the quality of service from vendors here is lower than the outward appearance would lead you to believe.

Yes, I know of PG as his name comes up til this day still.
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 01:02 PM   #48
jsyang15
Major
 
Drives: 2011 E92 ///M3
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Irvine, CA

Posts: 1,415
iTrader: (10)

www.tmz.com/m3post
__________________
-=$$$ The True Cash Advanced Millionaire $$$=-
2008 Honda S2000 CR
ASM, Mugen, Spoon, Volk Racing
2009 Nissan GT-R
in progress...
jsyang15 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 01:23 PM   #49
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,036
iTrader: (42)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Quote:
Originally Posted by jsyang15 View Post
I guess that was supposed to be a dig on the "drama" aspect?
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 01:40 PM   #50
Singletrack
4th down; 4th quarter? Renegade.
 
Singletrack's Avatar
 
Drives: 09 SSII E92 M3; 12 AW X5d
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Posts: 3,791
iTrader: (3)

Summary of my issue:

Vorsteiner sent me defective wheels in the wrong design and refuse to speak to me about it to resolve the issue.
Singletrack is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 01:43 PM   #51
kchu221
JDM whore
 
kchu221's Avatar
 
Drives: 2009 Porsche 911 Turbo
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: los angeles

Posts: 2,995
iTrader: (8)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Singletrack View Post
Summary of my issue:

Vorsteiner sent me defective wheels in the wrong design and refuse to speak to me about it to resolve the issue.
damn tahts some fucked up shit... it deserves a whole new thread on its own!
kchu221 is online now   South Korea
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 01:47 PM   #52
jsyang15
Major
 
Drives: 2011 E92 ///M3
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Irvine, CA

Posts: 1,415
iTrader: (10)

m3post is drama, rumorville, slandering, he said/ she said for days... it entertains me on the hourly during my work days... that's like 60% of the reason I go on to read and browse since there is very real technical data to gain from forums anymore

Quote:
Originally Posted by THE TECH View Post
I guess that was supposed to be a dig on the "drama" aspect?
__________________
-=$$$ The True Cash Advanced Millionaire $$$=-
2008 Honda S2000 CR
ASM, Mugen, Spoon, Volk Racing
2009 Nissan GT-R
in progress...
jsyang15 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 01:49 PM   #53
Singletrack
4th down; 4th quarter? Renegade.
 
Singletrack's Avatar
 
Drives: 09 SSII E92 M3; 12 AW X5d
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Posts: 3,791
iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by jsyang15 View Post
m3post is drama, rumorville, slandering, he said/ she said for days... it entertains me on the hourly during my work days... that's like 60% of the reason I go on to read and browse since there is very real technical data to gain from forums anymore
If it makes you smile, then you are doing it right my friend.
Singletrack is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 01:51 PM   #54
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,036
iTrader: (42)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Quote:
Originally Posted by Singletrack View Post
Summary of my issue:

Vorsteiner sent me defective wheels in the wrong design and refuse to speak to me about it to resolve the issue.
That's definitely not right. Just add them to the list!
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 01:53 PM   #55
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,036
iTrader: (42)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Quote:
Originally Posted by jsyang15 View Post
m3post is drama, rumorville, slandering, he said/ she said for days... it entertains me on the hourly during my work days... that's like 60% of the reason I go on to read and browse since there is very real technical data to gain from forums anymore
Not sure if you're making an inference here or not.

I'm glad I can entertain you.
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 01:57 PM   #56
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,036
iTrader: (42)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Just to keep what I've done here on a more legit level since there are indeed doubters out there, I didn't come on here after just one or two incidents to "cry" about it. This is after MANY transactions. My itrader alone has 29 transactions currently and that doesn't include all the vendors I've dealt with on here.
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 02:05 PM   #57
jsyang15
Major
 
Drives: 2011 E92 ///M3
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Irvine, CA

Posts: 1,415
iTrader: (10)

nothing @ you, just commenting on how this thread made so many users sound so high school gossipy... that's what entertains me, because I never take things to heart so it's always a good read on here like facebook status updates and tweets #soloentertainment

no personal attack to you at all Matt

Quote:
Originally Posted by THE TECH View Post
Not sure if you're making an inference here or not.

I'm glad I can entertain you.
__________________
-=$$$ The True Cash Advanced Millionaire $$$=-
2008 Honda S2000 CR
ASM, Mugen, Spoon, Volk Racing
2009 Nissan GT-R
in progress...
jsyang15 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 02:19 PM   #58
Singletrack
4th down; 4th quarter? Renegade.
 
Singletrack's Avatar
 
Drives: 09 SSII E92 M3; 12 AW X5d
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Posts: 3,791
iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Singletrack View Post
Summary of my issue:

Vorsteiner sent me defective wheels in the wrong design and refuse to speak to me about it to resolve the issue.
Eric @ Supreme Power Parts just resolved this situation for Vorsteiner in 15 minutes. I did not buy the wheels through Eric. Sooner would have been better, but I'll be happy when I have the correct wheels, which I think are a stunning design.
Singletrack is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 02:20 PM   #59
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,036
iTrader: (42)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Quote:
Originally Posted by Singletrack View Post
Eric @ Supreme Power Parts just resolved this situation for Vorsteiner in 15 minutes. I did not buy the wheels through Eric. Sooner would have been better, but I'll be happy when I have the correct wheels, which I think are a stunning design.
Awesome to hear!! Supreme is also on my good list. They have great prices and service.
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 02:21 PM   #60
Singletrack
4th down; 4th quarter? Renegade.
 
Singletrack's Avatar
 
Drives: 09 SSII E92 M3; 12 AW X5d
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Posts: 3,791
iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by THE TECH View Post
Awesome to hear!! Supreme is also on my good list. They have great prices and service.
My buddy with an MTM RS6 also bought Vorsteiner through Eric and was very pleased with the experience.
Singletrack is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 03:05 PM   #61
Malek@MRF
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
Malek@MRF's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Irvine, California

Posts: 3,334
iTrader: (5)

Send a message via AIM to Malek@MRF
Tech,

I doubt you will be banned for speaking out, that wouldn't be right at all. After all, this section of the forum is for that very purpose. I do understand it would be a bit against you to speak out in a vendors thread in another part of the forum, but this is the vendor comments section.

I don't see any repercussions for you, unless the information you are posting is down right false/slander/libel.

Malek
__________________

BMW PERFORMANCE SPECIALISTS. Suspension. Forced Induction. Brakes. Race Preparation. Service. Alignments.
OFFICIAL PARTNERS: Íhlins. KW Suspension. Brembo. AP Racing. ESS Tuning. iND Distribution. Turner Motorsport.
Facebook | Instagram | Yelp! | Flikr | Contact | YouTube
Malek@MRF is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 03:11 PM   #62
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,036
iTrader: (42)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Quote:
Originally Posted by Malekreza11 View Post
Tech,

I doubt you will be banned for speaking out. After all, this section of the forum is for that very purpose. I do understand it would be a bit against you to speak out in a vendors thread in another part of the forum, but this is the vendor comments section.

I don't see any repercussions for you, unless the information you are posting is down right false/slander/libel.
Trust me, I've thought about making this thread for a long time now. If I thought there would be no repercussions, I would have put their names in the first post. It's far to easy for all the bandwagon people to jump on and immediately take sides. Seen it way too many times here already. By keeping my rant more vague in regards to the specific vendors, I can let people know that a shiny wrapped piece of dog crap is still dog crap even if they don't know the exact names. At the end of the day, the only one who will lose here is me. Nothing would happen to the vendors in question and I would just be called a liar and flamed since the tendency here is to be like sheep when the vendor is the shepherd.

At any rate, just making the thread makes me feel a little better and hearing that others have had similar issues at least lets me know I'm not the only one.
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 03:21 PM   #63
Malek@MRF
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
Malek@MRF's Avatar
 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Irvine, California

Posts: 3,334
iTrader: (5)

Send a message via AIM to Malek@MRF
Quote:
Originally Posted by THE TECH View Post
Trust me, I've thought about making this thread for a long time now. If I thought there would be no repercussions, I would have put their names in the first post. It's far to easy for all the bandwagon people to jump on and immediately take sides. Seen it way too many times here already. By keeping my rant more vague in regards to the specific vendors, I can let people know that a shiny wrapped piece of dog crap is still dog crap even if they don't know the exact names. At the end of the day, the only one who will lose here is me. Nothing would happen to the vendors in question and I would just be called a liar and flamed since the tendency here is to be like sheep when the vendor is the shepherd.

At any rate, just making the thread makes me feel a little better and hearing that others have had similar issues at least lets me know I'm not the only one.
I feel you on that. I know it can be tough here sometimes, but try and make it as pleasant for yourself as possible.

Hopefully you aren't wronged again and have found a few you can trust, as that is a very hard thing to do these days.

See you at the next meet man.
__________________

BMW PERFORMANCE SPECIALISTS. Suspension. Forced Induction. Brakes. Race Preparation. Service. Alignments.
OFFICIAL PARTNERS: Íhlins. KW Suspension. Brembo. AP Racing. ESS Tuning. iND Distribution. Turner Motorsport.
Facebook | Instagram | Yelp! | Flikr | Contact | YouTube
Malek@MRF is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 03:23 PM   #64
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,036
iTrader: (42)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Quote:
Originally Posted by Malekreza11 View Post
I feel you on that. I know it can be tough here sometimes, but try and make it as pleasant for yourself as possible.

Hopefully you aren't wronged again and have found a few you can trust, as that is a very hard thing to do these days.

See you at the next meet man.
Yeah, there are only a couple who have really done me right here.

I was just wronged yesterday now that you ask.

Hope to see you at the OC meet sometime.
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 03:35 PM   #65
Singletrack
4th down; 4th quarter? Renegade.
 
Singletrack's Avatar
 
Drives: 09 SSII E92 M3; 12 AW X5d
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Posts: 3,791
iTrader: (3)

I'll stop posting here (great loss I know : P) if you are banned for stating factual information in a professional manner. No point in being part of a community that lacks integrity.

I think most people that get banned step over the line. I, for one, have some pretty strong opinions and have had zero issues with the authorities here. Granted, haven't had to blast any vendors first hand though...
Singletrack is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      05-11-2012, 03:38 PM   #66
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
THE TECH's Avatar
 
Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

Posts: 13,036
iTrader: (42)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Quote:
Originally Posted by Singletrack View Post
I'll stop posting here (great loss I know : P) if you are banned for stating factual information in a professional manner. No point in being part of a community that lacks integrity.

I think most people that get banned step over the line. I, for one, have some pretty strong opinions and have had zero issues with the authorities here. Granted, haven't had to blast any vendors first hand though...
All good. We all have our disagreements on here, I am the first to admit it. I may have even stepped over the line from time to time, who knows. I know that I don't need a crystal ball to tell that if I start spouting out names, I would just receive a fire storm of flames over it.
__________________
THE TECH is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:22 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST