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Old 01-05-2009, 08:45 AM   #1
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Thumbs up Camaro coupe production update - resumes Jan. 12

production will resume jan 12 ...the court case should not delay schedule unless it drags to feb...the build schedule is such that body and paint can run for a month before filling up to the trim area
those who are waiting should be very excited as this is the first car I've built that drives as well as it looks
its a gocart and a rocket ship put together
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Old 01-05-2009, 08:48 AM   #2
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Old 01-05-2009, 09:16 AM   #3
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Production of the parts or the car itself? Wasn't the car build to start in February?
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Old 01-05-2009, 09:31 AM   #4
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"saleale" cars began in nov at only 3 - 5 cars daily...I dont believe these are dealer orders but will probably be showroom models and test drives
these wont be scrapped but may have sales or leases restrictions attached
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Old 01-05-2009, 09:55 AM   #5
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Old 01-05-2009, 09:59 AM   #6
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production will resume jan 12 ...the court case should not delay schedule unless it drags to feb...the build schedule is such that body and paint can run for a month before filling up to the trim area
those who are waiting should be very excited as this is the first car I've built that drives as well as it looks
its a gocart and a rocket ship put together
Thanks for the info.
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Old 01-05-2009, 10:10 AM   #7
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production will resume jan 12 ...the court case should not delay schedule unless it drags to feb...the build schedule is such that body and paint can run for a month before filling up to the trim area
those who are waiting should be very excited as this is the first car I've built that drives as well as it looks
its a gocart and a rocket ship put together
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Production of the parts or the car itself? Wasn't the car build to start in February?
That's a really good question since none of the (our) vehicles are in anything other than pre-order state. None have been pulled by GM (preferenced). I don't understand how they are building and painting bodies in the mean time considering all orders can still be changed...

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Old 01-05-2009, 10:15 AM   #8
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Excellent news....thanks for posting
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Old 01-05-2009, 10:25 AM   #9
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Thanks for the update...we are getting close folks...really close!!!
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Old 01-05-2009, 10:25 AM   #10
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Hey OshawaInsider,

I have one simple question that I don't think anyone has asked yet. Juuuuuust wondering if you've seen a Cyber Grey Metallic Camaro rolling around?

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Old 01-05-2009, 10:35 AM   #11
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^LOL, I saw that coming.

By the way, your site name is definitely fitting.
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Old 01-05-2009, 10:40 AM   #12
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Has ABL been fixed on the cars yet? And Will "saleable" cars resume on jan 12, or will pre-order car's start being produced
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Old 01-05-2009, 10:48 AM   #13
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Production of the parts or the car itself? Wasn't the car build to start in February?
I am sure as with the Sky that these are what are used for the Saleable test run. that is they will produce 400 or 500 cars and stop production, and inspect each car, the top brass will come in and look over the cars and inspection results and then give the go/no-go for saleable car production. The cars in this group of 500 will be offered to dealers for demos/early sales If people do not want to wait for their car to be built. At least this is how it was done before.
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Old 01-05-2009, 10:50 AM   #14
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^LOL, I saw that coming.

By the way, your site name is definitely fitting.
the fate of Gm is not dependent on the Camaro ..its fate rides on sales of all their vehicles ...the camaro is only a part of the new "flex" assembly ...this line can build 2 door, 4 door, fwd. ,rwd., awd., hardtop ,convertible SUV in any combination
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