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You are so right. I am very well aware of my (m) (archive)

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Posted by STT on July 10, 2000 at 09:28:30:

In Reply to: No wonder Jimmy, Dan B, JZ, John are ignoring you posted by Derek Coleman on July 09, 2000 at 23:05:39:

: : : : Part 2
: : : : Car shakes when you stop at a light
: : : : 07-28-99 07-28-99 "Check engine" light illuminates, burning smell. Driver's seat is broken.
: : : : 08-03-99 08-03-99 71681 30201 Oil change; driver's seat side panel peeling - replace; check engine light on/rough running engine, "Traction control" light illuminates, burning smell. Fields BMW - Florida
: : : : 08-19-99 08-19-99 "Check engine" light illuminates, burning smell.
: : : : Called BMW of North America, Inc. 800-831-1117
: : : : 09-13-99 09-13-99 "Traction control" light illuminates, burning smell, car shakes when you stop at a light
: : : : 10-14-99 10-15- 99 74691 32714 Clicking noise when started; ashtray button broke - replace; check brake light on - replace bulb; traction control light on - replace rotation rate sensor, burning smell, car shakes when you stop at a light Fields BMW - Florida
: : : : 11-11-99 11-11-99 Car shakes when you stop at a light
: : : : 01-24-00 01-24-00 78716 35830 Rear tires wearing on inside - rear tow out of specs Fields BMW - Florida
: : : : Called BMW of North America, Inc. 800-831-1117
: : : : Called BMW of North America, Inc. 800-831-1117
: : : : 01-26-00 01-26-00 "Traction control" light illuminates, car shakes when you stop at a light
: : : : 01-28-00 01-28-00 79001 36027 Runs rough on cold start - replace fuel pump, "Traction control" light illuminates, car shakes when you stop at a light. Paint is coming off the car. (Peels) Fields BMW - Florida
: : : : Called BMW of North America, Inc. 800-831-1117 spoke to Heath Myers, want to send this Lemon back.
: : : : Called BMW of North America, Inc. 800-831-1117 spoke to Heath Myers, want to send this Lemon back.
: : : : 02-10-00 02-10-00 Check engine light on, car shakes, burned smell.
: : : : 02-16-00 02-17-00 79872 36677 Check engine light on - replace fuel sender seal Fields BMW - Florida
: : : : Called BMW of North America, Inc. 800-831-1117 spoke to Heath Myers, want to send this Lemon back.
: : : : Called BMW of North America, Inc. 800-831-1117 spoke to Heath Myers, want to send this Lemon back.
: : : : Alex the service manager at Fields said, when asked about all of the unwritten service requests, stated, "those were issues between you and I." Also said, "Fields does not want to write up everything due to the paperwork expenses involved. We will just make an appointment, if it is not found at that time it probably does not exist."
: : : : 03-09-00 03-09-00 The transmission faults found and printed for us by the BMWNA technician Guy Carlton. Also major tank leakage detected. Paint is coming off the car. (Peels) Fields BMW - Florida
: : : : Called BMW of North America, Inc. 800-831-1117 spoke to Heath Myers, want to send this Lemon back.
: : : : Called BMW of North America, Inc. 800-831-1117 spoke to Heath Myers, want to send this Lemon back.
: : : : Called BMW of North America, Inc. 800-831-1117 spoke to Chad Winick, want to send this Lemon back.
: : : : 04-04-00 04-10-00 82191 37794 Engine dies down - replace catalytic converters, fuel filter Fields BMW - Florida
: : : : 04-10-00 BMWNA performed a Type II inspection but did not reset the in-dash service warning lights. New
: : : : 04-10-00 The engine lacks power!!! This car now drives as if it were made for an 80-year-old grandmother. It does not accelerate. It has extreme spark knock and rattles at any time you give the car any gas to accelerate. An independent repair facility with BMW certified staff has detailed a significant list of abnormalities that have appeared since the car was serviced by BMWNA. The car is VERY sluggish and hesitates! New
: : : : 04-10-00 BMW pried off the shift lever wood cover with a flat tip screwdriver that left indentions and marks in the wood. While removing this panel, they did not release the forward left clips and flexed the cover enough to crack it in several locations. New
: : : : 04-10-00 The service papers state that the car arrived and departed BMW with the same mileage. Yet the service verbiage on the paper says they drove the car "50+" miles. New
: : : : 04-10-00 The service papers state there are four radar type electrical connections that are not recommended by BMW. The fact is there are only 3 and they were installed at two BMW dealerships by authorized BMW technicians. Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 Navigation computer defective, replaced, still undependable. Many problems still exist! You can and do get very lost if you follow the directions provided some 20-mile errors! Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 The service papers state that aftermarket floor mats are not recommended by BMW. These mats were recommended by, bought from, and installed by a BMW dealership when the car was purchased. New
: : : : 04-10-00 The car had 37794 easy miles; a type two inspection was not required per the BMW owner's manual until 40,000 miles. New
: : : : 04-10-00 The dealer service report states we took delivery on 01 May 1998. This is incorrect by 7 months. Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 The transmission faults found and printed for us by the BMWNA technician on his previous attempt to fix the car were not addressed during this visit. Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 The paint peeling problems were not addressed. Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 The brakes are very mushy and at times go completely to the floor. It is not safe in this condition! New
: : : : 04-10-00 "Check Engine" light comes on very often. Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 Engine shakes, shudders, entire car trembles, smokes, burned smell, and engine runs rough, random, dies while driving in traffic. Very dangerous, several near wrecks, one documented by and with a state trooper. He was following on highway in traffic, said car started smoking, rapid deceleration, and HE nearly hit us. This condition continues!!! Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 Clicking noise from rear of car. Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 Traction control light comes on. Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 Navigation computer defective, replaced, still undependable. Many problems still exist! You can and do get very lost if you follow the directions provided some 20-mile errors! Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 BMWNA Service Engineer states there is a transmission defect and has provided printouts. Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 Tires have unusual wear patterns. Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 Car returned from dealer with long scratch on passenger side door glass (inside). Continues
: : : : 04-10-00 Dealer used our credit card to fill up gas tank.
: : : : 05-07-00 Entered destination into GPS, it took us in the opposite direction for 4 miles before we canceled the program. Continues
: : : : 05-07-00 Drivers side seat automatically moved forward and up while driving on the interstate. Passenger was adjusting the GPS system when this happened. Continues
: : : : 05-25-00 39093 Various problems documented on the mechanic report of Steve Davis Continues
: : : : 05-25-00 84575 39096 Left brake light bulb is out Fields BMW - Florida

: : : I am in the SILO, so I do not give a flying beeeeeep.

own misery and unworthiness. Nevertheless, I am deeply offended by you calling a guy with IQ of 87 a looser. I am mentally handicapped and the best you can do is to call me "logically chalenged" (a suitable PC label). You have no right to look down on less fortunate high school dropout who works as a janitor at UofC Department of Mathematics.

..!..


Stepan "The Terrible"


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