Home Forums Articles How To's FAQ Register
Go Back   Xoutpost.com > BMW SAV Forums > X ///M Forum
Fluid Motor Union
User Name
Password
Member List Premier Membership Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Xoutpost server transfer and maintenance is occurring....
Xoutpost is currently undergoing a planned server migration.... stay tuned for new developments.... sincerely, the management


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-04-2010, 10:09 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 273
///MB is on a distinguished road
Dealer Installed Roof Rails...

I originally ordered my car with the roof rails but for some reason it fell off the order and came without them. So, I finally got around to having them installed at the dealer, at their cost of course. I picked up the car today and noticed they didn't paint the insert strip on the roof that the rail mounts to. So, there's a black strip about an inch in the back and 4 or 5 inches in the front. I know they're going to have to take the whole thing apart again to paint the strip, so I'm kinda torn as to whether or not I should just leave it.

Here's a pic of it and also a pic of a white car they had in the showroom for comparison. Lemme know what you guys would do.

Thanks.








__________________
2010 X5 M Space Grey/Silverstone
2003 4.6is Silver/Black - sold.
Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links

  #2  
Old 11-04-2010, 10:27 PM
Naz24's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 3,603
Naz24 is on a distinguished road
well it doesnt really look like its "wrong" nobody except you would notice. You just need to think to yourself, is it worth the aggravation? AND, the fact that the dealer would be touching your car and possibly messing something up? If it were me, i'd be over it, and just deal..

but at the same time, they should have done it right
__________________
NAZARIO
2015 M3 / 2012 X5M
BMWCCA



Kiss French, Wear Italian, Drive German
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-05-2010, 01:01 AM
E53is's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: US\Deutschland
Posts: 637
E53is is on a distinguished road
its the first thing i noticed but then again i went through this too.. i dont think it looks that bad. it would bother me that they were cheap and tried to get away with not painting it but then id think about what they would wreck or scratch taking it all apart again.

looking at it again, id have them do it right....
__________________

____________________________________________
- 2011 BMW X5 / / / M Black Sapphire Metallic
- 2003 BMW X5 4.6is Black Sapphire Metallic
- 2003 BMW 540i Sport Black
- 2010 MV Agusta F4 Black
- 2005 srt10 Dodge Viper

Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

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
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On





All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:56 PM.
vBulletin, Copyright 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. SEO by vBSEO 3.6.0
2017 Xoutpost.com. All rights reserved. Xoutpost.com is a private enthusiast site not associated with BMW AG.
The BMW name, marks, M stripe logo, and Roundel logo as well as X3, X5 and X6 designations used in the pages of this Web Site are the property of BMW AG.
This web site is not sponsored or affiliated in any way with BMW AG or any of its subsidiaries.