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Old 10-10-2008, 02:03 PM   #1
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Was just told my dealer's markup...YIKES

From the salesman at my local dealership:

"and we are selling them for $5000 over the MSRP"

So a base LT is now about $29,000?????


Looks like I have to wait.
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Old 10-10-2008, 02:05 PM   #2
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Find another dealer. I'm sure you can find a couple within a 30 mins drive that will sell you one for MSRP or lower.
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Old 10-10-2008, 02:08 PM   #3
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Or go a little further away to a dealer who won't sell them over MSRP. Call/ email around, they're out there!
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Old 10-10-2008, 02:21 PM   #4
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From the salesman at my local dealership:

"and we are selling them for $5000 over the MSRP"

So a base LT is now about $29,000?????


Looks like I have to wait.
Dude they can go suck a nut. Hell No.
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Old 10-10-2008, 02:29 PM   #5
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No wonder why GM is in trouble! ... Some of their dealers have no problem with screwing their customers.. perhaps, GM should revoke their dealer licences and send a message that charging more than MSRP is not a "Fair Business Practice". I always thought the idea was ... " MSRP or Individual Dealers may sell for less! " meaning that the MSRP was the absolute highest price a dealer could charge. As far as I'm concerned, if my dealer decided to tell me that I would be required to pay a premium on top of the MSRP then my response to them would be to politely flip them the bird :middlefinger: and say as I walk out the door .. that neither I or any of the people I know, will ever deal here again! Thankfully, this is not a problem where I deal, because I've already been told that I will be able to purchase my 2LT/RS for $500 over dealer cost. ( They show me the dealer cost sheet ... I add up all I want ... than add $500 to the total. )

Trust me, for every bad dealer out there... there are easily 10 others that will treat you with respect! Sometimes you just have to look a little harder.

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Old 10-10-2008, 02:31 PM   #6
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How do you know that 1LT is going to cost 29K with the 5K markup? Am I missing something on pricing?
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Old 10-10-2008, 02:32 PM   #7
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How do you know that 1LT is going to cost 29K with the 5K markup? Am I missing something on pricing?
No he's just used that as a number to show us.
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Old 10-10-2008, 02:38 PM   #8
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Add your dealer to the price-gouging list. Inform your dealer of the web address of our price-gouging section. If you actually buy from them, I'll send enforcers after you in our dreaded black Suburbans.

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Old 10-10-2008, 02:46 PM   #9
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Yeah, I'll keep looking around.

Thanks..just wanted to make sure this was out of line!
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Old 10-10-2008, 02:48 PM   #10
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Add your dealer to the price-gouging list. Inform your dealer of the web address of our price-gouging section. If you actually buy from them, I'll send enforcers after you in our dreaded black Suburbans.

Yeah add the dealer, we need to stick together and not buy over MSRP!
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Old 10-10-2008, 02:54 PM   #11
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Yeah add the dealer, we need to stick together and not buy over MSRP!
I'm okay with just letting the dealer go out of business or being replaced by new management. If all of us at Camaro5 band together, we could probably buy out this dealer and give ourselves discounts—just a thought.
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Old 10-10-2008, 07:28 PM   #12
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From the salesman at my local dealership:

"and we are selling them for $5000 over the MSRP"

So a base LT is now about $29,000?????


Looks like I have to wait.
wait a min here. $5k mark up and the car is $29K for a base LT. So the base LT at MSRP is going to be $24K.
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Old 10-10-2008, 07:31 PM   #13
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wait a min here. $5k mark up and the car is $29K for a base LT. So the base LT at MSRP is going to be $24K.
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Old 10-10-2008, 07:31 PM   #14
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Old 10-10-2008, 07:54 PM   #15
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Old 10-10-2008, 08:03 PM   #16
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give CamaroScotty a call, he says they can drop ship it to a dealer near you.
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We can look into it...We can always drop ship cars to other dealers, and they just do the delivery...they have nothing to do with pricing with the exception they need to do the delivery inspection, and can charge more than usual for it....all things that can be found out in advance....or maybe there's atransit company that can get it over to you for a fee... Either way, I'll offer any help I can
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Old 10-10-2008, 08:17 PM   #17
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im getting it at sticker.
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Old 10-10-2008, 08:58 PM   #18
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$2500 over msrp at one of my local dealerships...
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Old 10-10-2008, 09:44 PM   #19
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dealers near me:
Chevy of Turnersville- $2500 over MSRP
RK Chevy- "Over MSRP"
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Old 10-10-2008, 09:51 PM   #20
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Old 10-10-2008, 10:17 PM   #21
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My dealer wanted to go $10,000 over MSRP. It took just one e-mail saying I would go elsewhere and take my friends with me, the owner then said MSRP, not a penny more. If they don't want to deal go somewhere else. Look at the MSRP threads, one of them has a list of dealers offering MSRP or lower.
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Old 10-11-2008, 12:08 AM   #22
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Hmm I might try that lol, one of the dealers I am in contact told me $15k over, I almost fainted lol!
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Old 10-11-2008, 12:27 AM   #23
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We went to several dealers in the Tulsa area. Most had little to no info. Could not, or would not, advise just how much over sticker, but stated there would be a mark up. One dealership told us that since their sister Dodge dealership next door was marking up the Challenger $10,000, they were planning to do the same for Camaro. This same dealership stated their computer system was broken and they did not see the IDL this morning.
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Old 10-11-2008, 01:04 AM   #24
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What a crock of _____.

Go find another dealer.
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Old 10-11-2008, 01:18 AM   #25
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