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    1. #226
      Geriatric Member Aonarch's Avatar
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      Quote Originally Posted by Sold Over Sticker View Post
      Me too. I'll baboon the **** out of you if you don't buy an SS given the opportunity.
      I need that 20% since I am cheap.

      Want to hook a brother up?

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      Quote Originally Posted by t44tq View Post
      When was the last iteration of the 3.6 that you're talking about? I've seen '13s and '14s with the issue.
      Interesting. I thought it was heavily revised in the last 2 years or so...my recollection may simply be bad.

      Quote Originally Posted by t44tq View Post
      I'm talking about the 6 speed trans; when did the Edge or Traverse get a 9 or 10'speed? The Edge hasn't changed the trans AFAIK.

      Obviously, there's no data on a brand new car's reliability.
      Ah - something in your post made me think you were talking about the new 9/10 speed transmissions...
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    3. #228
      Quote Originally Posted by davewg View Post
      Interesting. I thought it was heavily revised in the last 2 years or so...my recollection may simply be bad.



      Ah - something in your post made me think you were talking about the new 9/10 speed transmissions...
      The 3.6 might have changed in '16 for the Camaro and other cars, I don't know.



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      Quote Originally Posted by Sold Over Sticker View Post
      Me too. I'll baboon the **** out of you if you don't buy an SS given the opportunity.
      Noted

      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      I need that 20% since I am cheap.
      Same...hence my post about not wanting to spend ~$50k range on my next set of wheels.

      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      Want to hook a brother up?
      Too bad he's out of the biz. Unfortunately, dealers can't do much without GM support. There is no $ in the car.
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      Hey I can dream can't I?

      I keep explaining that to the Mrs. Dealers have no room to budge, GM corporate are the ones who give the 20% off.

      Hey maybe we can ask dealer to ask corporate...


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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      I need that 20% since I am cheap.

      Want to hook a brother up?
      I don't sell cars any longer. I can't do isht.
      Driving While Awesome Podcast. Give it a listen.
      Quote Originally Posted by bothhandsplease View Post
      Brendan told me to get the best discount, I had to send dick pics. I thought this was standard car buying practice.
      Quote Originally Posted by H.E. Pennypacker View Post
      Brendan and his all knowing heavy breathing baboon are correct.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      Hey I can dream can't I?

      I keep explaining that to the Mrs. Dealers have no room to budge, GM corporate are the ones who give the 20% off.

      Hey maybe we can ask dealer to ask corporate...


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      June isn't that far off. Can you get by for 6 weeks?
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      Lincoln MKX AWD with the 2.7 Ecoboost seems to be fast, quiet and comfortable. And it has pretty nice looking interior too.


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      Quote Originally Posted by davewg View Post
      June isn't that far off. Can you get by for 6 weeks?
      6 weeks to save $10k, yeah.

      You could rent a car if you had to an still be money ahead.

      The only issue is there isn't a guaranty GM will offer the same discount this year.

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      Quote Originally Posted by PoorHouse View Post
      6 weeks to save $10k, yeah.

      You could rent a car if you had to an still be money ahead.

      The only issue is there isn't a guaranty GM will offer the same discount this year.
      We can borrow a car if needed.

      https://www.cars.com/vehicledetail/d...2897/overview/

      Also thinking about this.

      16 328xi wagon, was an employee 1 year lease at BMW USA HQ.

      Loaded.

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      Anddddd it is attorney time.

      I'll post back once everything has been settled.

      The dealers self insured company is trying to f us in the a. Making us go through hoops galore.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      Anddddd it is attorney time.

      I'll post back once everything has been settled.

      The dealers self insured company is trying to f us in the a. Making us go through hoops galore.
      Ugh. That's annoying. Make sure they pay for your legal fees too.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      Anddddd it is attorney time.

      I'll post back once everything has been settled.

      The dealers self insured company is trying to f us in the a. Making us go through hoops galore.
      Dang, sorry to hear. Hoping for a favorable (to you) outcome!
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      They valued the car as a V6 and their private fire inspector said the fire was inconclusive. He has no idea where it happened or how. Which is ****ing hilarious.

      Crooks.




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      Quote Originally Posted by Elite_Deforce View Post
      Panache, bruh.
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      I find it ironic that long time Euro brand fans would assume long term reliability issues would destroy any love of a unique product.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      They valued the car as a V6 and their private fire inspector said the fire was inconclusive. He has no idea where it happened or how. Which is ****ing hilarious.

      Crooks.




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      I don't know how the USA works in liability cases, but up here in Canuckistan if you're pissed at someone, you specifically name everyone. The appraiser/fire guy, the mechanic, the lot boy, the service advisor. Anyone that touched your car - by name. It's a good tactic to get the corporate dealer to just give up quick and settle to your advantage. No one as an employee wants to get thrown under a bus.

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      Yeah that is the scattergun approach. Leaving it all up to the attorney.


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      I'd love to want a 328i wagon, but if they drive anything like the 328/330i sedans I've driven, I just cannot get excited about them.

      I'd either wait for an SS or an XC60, personally.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      They valued the car as a V6 and their private fire inspector said the fire was inconclusive. He has no idea where it happened or how. Which is ****ing hilarious.

      Crooks.




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      So what did they actually offer you, $20k?

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      Quote Originally Posted by puma1552 View Post
      So what did they actually offer you, $20k?
      After hammering them for a week and pointing out there appraisal mistake, $33k was their final number including $3600 in mods just installed, tax, title, etc.

      I'm pulling $38-44k w/o mods or tax/ fees as my number.

      They are at least $10k off, minimum.

      I never heard their first number, but when the claims adjuster lady actually said, "I hope you have GAP insurance, because you will need to use it" I knew something was very, very wrong.
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