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Old 07-08-2010, 01:43 PM   #18
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My fuel door matches for some odd reason.
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Old 07-08-2010, 02:52 PM   #19
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My fuel door matches for some odd reason.
The mismatch is most pronounced in certain light. I think the fuel door seems to stick out more because it is surrounded by the quarter panel. I suppose I should see about ordering a new one from my dealer.
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Old 07-08-2010, 09:08 PM   #20
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I don`t know guys , mine all matches perfectly, mine was built in February.
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Old 07-15-2010, 06:45 PM   #21
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Nice to hear, that other fellow summit white owners are having same problems. I agree, fuel door is the worst, like light yellow against white. See what the dealer says, when i go there.
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Old 07-15-2010, 09:07 PM   #22
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The first day I brought my Summit White SS home my neighbor came over to look at it and the first words out of his mouth were "Did you notice the front facia is a different color white". Until he pointed it out I had not noticed but I do see it now. The facia is a yellowish white. What the hell, I still love my car.
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Old 07-28-2010, 06:48 PM   #23
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Guys,
I have a 2011 Summit White. Haven't noticed any of the issues you all are talking about but haven't looked all that closely I guess. I will check it out tonight and report what I find.
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Old 07-28-2010, 07:09 PM   #24
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I could tell right away that the summit white is different between the plastic and metal, especially the fuel cap cover. I'd rather live with it than have them try to fix it and it end up looking worse. Nobody really notices until I tell them, and as a matter of fact, this car really gets some looks, people love the white.
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Old 07-28-2010, 07:14 PM   #25
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I could tell right away that the summit white is different between the plastic and metal, especially the fuel cap cover. I'd rather live with it than have them try to fix it and it end up looking worse. Nobody really notices until I tell them, and as a matter of fact, this car really gets some looks, people love the white.
White shouldn't be viewed the same way as the IOM's or other metallic colors that look different at different angles. Black also should not fall under this bulletin either.
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Old 07-28-2010, 07:21 PM   #26
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White shouldn't be viewed the same way as the IOM's or other metallic colors that look different at different angles. Black also should not fall under this bulletin either.
Even Ray Charles could see it doesn't match.
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Old 07-28-2010, 07:29 PM   #27
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Our IOM is definately like this. The front bumper cover looks so much different that the rest of the car, but then when you look at the rest sometimes it doesn't all match either. I say it adds character to the car and no one else has the paint job we do.
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Old 08-01-2010, 10:39 PM   #28
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My Summit White also has this issue.Talked to the folks at S&T Body in Katy,Texas. They do all of Hennessey's work. Said that you could respray car and still have same issue.Front fascia and rear end are a composite material and some colors will never look the same. Gonna have to live with it or paint it a different color.
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Old 08-20-2010, 10:38 PM   #29
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Having the issue as well, trying to talk to the dealer about it and am probably just going to get the run around from everyone and nothing will ever come of it... very disappointing.
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Old 09-13-2010, 12:29 AM   #30
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Looks crazy on all the cars. I see it in my car every day. It's an obvious difference. But, like another said, it gives our cars character. I'm not too bothered by it. But, since I have an opinion, I think the "excuse" doesn't fly that the paint is the same. Sorry, GM. No offense to you. But I wouldn't buy that for a dollar.
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Old 10-23-2010, 01:28 AM   #31
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while this issue may not be the same issue as stated in this thread, has anyone with a 2010 or 2011 noticed in direct sunlight with the metalics that there appears to be lighter/darker striping of the paint on the doors...i am having some body color match painting done on new spoiler etc..but noticed this before had car 30 days...my painter (who has been in biz a long time) said it was a quality issue..looks like it was underpainted in the base coat. i took it to dealership, started the process of trying to get a GM rep to look at it, so it can get repainted by me (reimbursed) or by local dealership...this is not same as flop. this is a vertical issue on the same plane...anyone with syn green or a metallic has this issue?
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Old 01-19-2011, 03:57 PM   #32
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Very slight diff in color on gas cap. Nothing worth stewing over. Sometimes our eyes are drawn to the flaws that only we notice. I look at my car and see the beauty. Ok, I'll get off my pedestal now.
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Old 01-21-2011, 11:18 PM   #33
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i have this problem with my gas cap only, its darker than the rest of the car....but, its grown on me and i like it and it makes my car unique
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Old 01-30-2011, 08:12 AM   #34
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I have the same problem with the Cyber Grey... my front fascia is definitely a shade lighter
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