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Spec change whilst at 1100

Post by Locoblade » Thu Jan 12, 2017 10:13 am

Hi All

Has anyone made spec changes whilst still at 1100 and experienced subsequent delays in build/delivery?

My car is scheduled for build week 6 (Week commencing 6th Feb) for delivery 1st week in March so judging by others on here, should be going to 1200 status any day. I'm having a last minute dilema about whether to add the reversing camera but won't entertain a change if there's even the slightest chance it will affect the build/delivery as mine would qualify for the big road tax increases in April should it slip by a month.

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Re: Spec change whilst at 1100

Post by Invisiblename » Thu Jan 12, 2017 10:16 am

I made several changes (including adding reversing camera) while at 1100, and didn't affect my estimated build week (week 4)
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Re: Spec change whilst at 1100

Post by Locoblade » Thu Jan 12, 2017 10:43 am

Cheers, how close were you to your build week when you made the change? Obviously I'm less than 4 weeks away which is the concern, I think if I'd done it before Christmas I wouldn't have thought about it

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Re: Spec change whilst at 1100

Post by Invisiblename » Thu Jan 12, 2017 11:13 am

Made the last change (assisted parking) on 29th Dec and didn't impact build date.

You should be able to ask your dealer to check for any impact before committing to a spec change
M140i Mineral Grey / Corel Red, auto, Adaptive Suspension, Pro Media, heated seats & wheel, Sunroof, reverse camera, assisted park (now THAT''S scary!), Harman Kardon, CarPlay
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Re: Spec change whilst at 1100

Post by OneTwenty » Thu Jan 12, 2017 11:16 am

I changed at 1200 even when the dealer said it couldn't be done. Entire order was changed effectively but the car came a week earlier than planned.
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Re: Spec change whilst at 1100

Post by Locoblade » Thu Jan 12, 2017 11:19 am

OK thanks chaps, you've reassured me. I'll drop them an email

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