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      06-14-2022, 04:47 PM   #208
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Originally Posted by porkipine69 View Post
I went back to the dealer, again rejected my claim. This time with the response of “jagged edging from the paint peel means physical damage was done to the paint” the rep won’t even entertain about seeing the paint himself. Am I stuck here? It’s not the SA fault, he told me to try escalating to BMW NA claims, will that get my car black listed if no by BMW NA?
WTF. "jagged edging.. " Never seen paint peel in a nice rounded patterns.

Sounds like the rep has their blinders on and is being an ass. I would say try what the SA suggested; escalate and refer them to this thread.

Wasn't there a TSB regarding paint issues tied to a list of US built vehicles which covered X3s? I could've sworn I either read a mention of it or saw a copy of the doc itself; just not sure if it was here on other bimmerpost forums.
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