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Old 03-23-2009, 11:25 AM   #1
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V6 engine plant shutdown

Why is this plant shutdown? Dealers were notified last week, but no explanation.
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Old 03-23-2009, 11:45 AM   #2
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I haven't heard about this.
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Old 03-23-2009, 11:47 AM   #3
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i think this could be a case of yourdealerisfullofcrapitis, its a fairly common occurance as dealers are often full of it
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Old 03-23-2009, 11:52 AM   #4
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The V6 was taken off the constraint list last week, there was no news about this.
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Old 03-23-2009, 11:54 AM   #5
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This better be B.S.
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Old 03-23-2009, 12:48 PM   #6
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wtf.... how did you find this out
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Old 03-23-2009, 12:50 PM   #7
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If the v6 plant were shut down last week the v6 cars would not have been taken off constraint.
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Old 03-23-2009, 12:58 PM   #8
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Could someone in the "know" please adress this?
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Old 03-23-2009, 01:29 PM   #9
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Isn't there just one plant?
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I don't know anything about where that is made. It is a GM motor. I would be sure if the plant closed that makes the v6 it would have been all over here and the net by now. He said that was last week.
Plus that v6 is in the cadys. I would think it is a money making product.
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Old 03-23-2009, 01:37 PM   #11
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Strange.. I just read an article where they are boosting v6 production
http://www.motorauthority.com/gm-boo...roduction.html

dont know how recent the article is
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article states posted june 9th 2008
Also last week my salesman was telling me how popular the motor has become and he spoke like we will be seeing more of it. He even said he is more anxious to see the v6 motor camaro than the V8. With the power and low gas mileage. We expect the V8 to produce but not a V6.
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Old 03-23-2009, 01:44 PM   #13
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Strange.. I just read an article where they are boosting v6 production
http://www.motorauthority.com/gm-boo...roduction.html

dont know how recent the article is
I reported that story over at GMI over 6 months ago.

But I haven't heard anything about the plant shutting down.
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no NEW news on the 6 cyl here

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Thanks Scotty. Just as I thought.
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Srsly...one post...think about it? Unhappy about the comparo...
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