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      06-21-2019, 12:44 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Pauleebe View Post
Originally Posted by Persius View Post
wondering if these would be still be considered new? If they fix the holes on all these new vehicles.
Probably depends on the local/German laws, but my guess is they'd have to be repaired and then sold as technically used?
Incorrect. New cars are, I wouldn't say often, but damaged in transport. That's why they are inspected many times, during the build and during transit to the VPC. Cars can be repaired at any point in this process and still be considered new.

Of course, if the repair is to an extent that it might cause troubles down the road, that opens BMW up to lawsuits so those are likely handled differently.
Stable: F80 / AH3
Past: F80 ZCP / F22 M235i / E89 35is