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    BMW incurs 3 million dollar penalty

    yep read em an weep -BMW has been fined 3 million bux for non compliance to report failures.............. all i say is COULD'NT HAPPENED TO A MORE DESERVING COMPANY... PERSONALLY --I'M DELIGHTED.. BMW been getting away with far to much far to long,,,,, no bmw sheeple here..

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    Very interesting. Could you post a link to the article.

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    Since this is not hexhead specific it's being moved over to Motorrad.. (for discussion of things BMW..)
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    here's a little more information: http://www.motorcycle-usa.com/573/12...A-Penalty.aspx
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    Makes BMW seem pretty inept.
    Sometimes,nothing is a real cool hand.

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    Quote Originally Posted by WILDPIG View Post
    yep read em an weep -BMW has been fined 3 million bux for non compliance to report failures.............. all i say is COULD'NT HAPPENED TO A MORE DESERVING COMPANY... PERSONALLY --I'M DELIGHTED.. BMW been getting away with far to much far to long,,,,, no bmw sheeple here..
    There seems to be a loud tone of hate? / discust?..in your post. Strange for a member of [this] group...Did they slight you somehow?..if so tell us.

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    Do a search for his posts.

    The vast majority are nothing but bashing BMW

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    Wildpig,

    Post a pic of your 1200R..if ya want to sell it?..maybe we can come to terms?
    Wherea'bouts do you live?

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    71234 -

    How about some smilies on your post?? Remember, no buying or selling directly through the forum. Just a friendly reminder, eh!
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    Quote Originally Posted by 20774 View Post
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    How about some smilies on your post?? Remember, no buying or selling directly through the forum. Just a friendly reminder, eh!
    Ooops!.. I totally forgot, sorry & thanks,..............

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    My BMWs have been rock solid (as my Honda's, Yamahas have been also). But assuming the woes Wildpig has suffered (from his other posts) are correct, he's had a bad experience for certain.
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