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Old 08-23-2009, 11:13 PM   #1
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Dealer Charging $2995.00 For Bumble Bee Stripes

As can be seen in this listing, the car has Bumble Bee stripes intalled and the dealer is charging $2995.00 for the add-on.

If anyone actually pays this they deserve to pay the additional $10k mark-up as well.



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Old 08-23-2009, 11:17 PM   #2
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Wow! That's high but somebody will pay it unfortunately.
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Old 08-23-2009, 11:23 PM   #3
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Old 08-23-2009, 11:23 PM   #4
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Old 08-24-2009, 01:23 AM   #8
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Old 08-24-2009, 10:35 AM   #10
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Where on earth would a dealership get the b*lls to try and charge $2995.00 for vinyl stripes?
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Old 08-25-2009, 09:47 AM   #11
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Those are painted on stripes... look at the picture. They extend onto the fascia past the mailslot.

The vinyl stripes are only on the hood.

51K for a 36K vehicle is kinda high.. sounds like a dealer that will keep this one for a while. they better hope demand stays high for these cars..
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Old 08-25-2009, 10:16 AM   #12
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That dealership is STUPID!!!! I hope it goes out of business!!!!
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Old 08-25-2009, 10:24 AM   #13
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Old 08-25-2009, 10:48 AM   #14
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Those are painted on stripes... look at the picture. They extend onto the fascia past the mailslot.

The vinyl stripes are only on the hood.

51K for a 36K vehicle is kinda high.. sounds like a dealer that will keep this one for a while. they better hope demand stays high for these cars..
Just because they are that style does not mean they are painted on - there are many companies selling vinyl Bumble Bee stripes now. And given the outrageous prices they are charging for the other add-ons, I am sure they are probably vinyl as well.
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Old 08-25-2009, 02:24 PM   #15
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Not defending the mark up, but those stripes are painted pearl white. Looks like the shop did a great job. We will see if someone pays that much for it.

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=38735
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Old 08-25-2009, 02:27 PM   #16
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How much is the average markup on dealer-installed options anyway?

What's funny is that I bet a lot of people, myself included, would've paid $1500-1800 for proper factory-painted stripes. GM missed out on that boat though.
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Old 08-25-2009, 03:09 PM   #17
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It says "Custom Stripes". To me, the dealer vinyl stripes aren't custom, which leads me to believe they're painted stripes.
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Old 08-25-2009, 05:50 PM   #18
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They look like they are painted on, if they ARE vinyl... I want a set of those, because they look beatiful!
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