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| Originally posted by Kionon@Jun 28 2005, 08:10 PM |
They said that my suspension bushings were worn out, and those too were not covered by my warranty. They don't yet pose a danger, but eventually I could feel some trembling in the steering wheel if I let them go long enough. I admit, I'm not sure what this means, could someone explain it to me?
| Originally posted by Kionon@Jun 28 2005, 08:52 PM |
Sweet Jesus. Is there any way to lower the cost, or am I just going to have to eat the $545 I was quoted? On the one hand, I don't want to end up like THAT. On ther other hand... I can't afford to pay that much.
| Originally posted by dvmotorsports@Jun 28 2005, 10:40 PM |
You can pick up the parts on ebay for under $200, but I don't think BMW will warranty the parts if they aren't BMW. They should at least warranty the install. There is a Ebay store called "PFC Groton" that sells those parts cheap. It is not a hard job to do, so if you can, DIY.
| Originally posted by Kionon@Jun 28 2005, 09:48 PM |
That sounds good, as long as I don't hurt my CPO. I don't want to do anything to screw that up.
While we're on the subject of DIY projects, is replacing my foggy/hazy headlight covers myself a good idea, or should I just invest in a new pair of headlights (with projectors, demon eyes, etc). I'm fairly certain that my headlights are not covered under my warranty (but please, someone correct me if I'm wrong).
| Originally posted by dvmotorsports@Jun 28 2005, 11:53 PM |
It won't effect your CPO. They aren't covered now, so it shouldn't be a worry. (call and ask just be be 100% sure)
As for the headlights, no way in hell the housings are under warranty.
| Originally posted by peterkulesza@Jun 30 2005, 07:56 AM |
if i read correclty, your car is 00. so the 4 yr warranty long expired.
what warranty did you buy exactly?? so that it lasts until now? when ? who provided this??
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