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Old 10-23-2010, 01:44 PM   #1
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Went to the dealer today, not impressed...

I went to a local dealer today to talk shop with a salesman about my up coming purchase. They ignored me for 10 minutes before approaching me, which is sometimes a nice thing, but it bugged me today. Anyway, someone finally walks my way to assist me. I told the guy I want to purchase after the new year because Im saving for a dp. He said he cant give me any prices because he doesnt know what "Programs" they will be running any given months. I asked him if they had any allocations, he responded that they sell 400 cars a month and get new ones all the time(didnt answer my question). I then asked him if they match other dealers prices or offer GM preferred price, he said they COULD match prices only if they are within reason.

pfft! whatever! That guy pissed me off... especially with his weird accent... haha.

I have 2 more dealerships to visit before I start talks with our Cam5 W.I. dealers.
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:02 PM   #2
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i found the best deal i could in this part of the state and contacted all the others with the results...3 offered to match so i picked the closest. did it all without leavin the house.
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:03 PM   #3
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Yeah another reason I am glad I moved away from Jersey. Alot of people up there are just mean to busy for anybody but themselves jerks. Coming from Kansas it was culture shock. Living in the South folks are even nice than Kansas. Amazing.

Good luck on finding a car and a decent dealer. If you do not, CamaroScott and Becky@Rodgers Chevy are both great sales folks at good dealership.
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:05 PM   #4
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Yep...LOTS of cars shipped to Jersey - and in stock ones at no charge!
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:23 PM   #6
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Thanks guys! Honestly though, i hate going to these dealerships.

Hey Scotty, newbie question for ya. If I ordered from one of you guys in WI, do I have to pay the Destination fee and shipping?
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:31 PM   #7
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pal, you will notice that salesmen do not give a $hit if you aren't there to buy the car today. it sucks. instead of securing a relationship with you for a future purchase, they just assume they won't get a sale from you so don't care to talk with you too much.

not saying all salesmen are like that, but the majority are.
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:34 PM   #8
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Thanks guys! Honestly though, i hate going to these dealerships.

Hey Scotty, newbie question for ya. If I ordered from one of you guys in WI, do I have to pay the Destination fee and shipping?
You'll pay that everywhere....no getting out of it.
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:49 PM   #9
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one more thing .. if no one approaches you and you need a sales person, just ask the receptionist to get you someone. they will take care of you quickly that way.
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:52 PM   #10
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Or start fugging around opening hoods etc. on a Corvette or other high dollar car in the showroom. They'll come running. Works EVERY time.
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Old 10-23-2010, 02:53 PM   #11
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Hello everyone,

I ordered a 2011 2LT Camaro on 10/17/10 and called the dealership several times about getting an order number. I got no responses and they kept brushing me off? I called GM customer service today and asked why? Later, I got a call from the dealer with the order number (they were called by GM).
When I tracked the order it showed my order as being placed today? The dealer kept saying "don't worry we put the order in" but I think they never did. Why would they do this?
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They may have put the order in, but if it doesn't go to a 2000 status, they don't have allocation to get it built. There are MANY ways to check a status - just ask any dealer here
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Or start fugging around opening hoods etc. on a Corvette or other high dollar car in the showroom. They'll come running. Works EVERY time.
I must remember this! I've been in my local dealership waiting on my Corvette in service and wanted to talk with a salesman about Camaro. They wouldn't give me the time of day and they didn't know I was waiting on service. I guess I didn't look serious enough.
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You can never underestimate the buying power of someone by their dress OR their age. I sold a Z06 to someone in their late 20's
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