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Old 03-03-2015, 07:30 PM
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My New Van...V2

In the words of Arnie...."no, I am not FTFting you"

It seems that since I got my order in before actual production took place, there has been a hiccup....like no rear heat.

When I ordered the van, I knew that some things were "late availability"..which wasn't going to be a big deal...one of the combo's ordered was the polypropylene sidewalls in the back and spray in bedliner on the floor.

It seems that sometime in November, things got changed.....first, you could only get the spray in liner if you ordered a white van...meh, no big deal...but, if you ordered the wall protection you could not get the rear heat/air....as well as the bedliner....fawking Ford....

Of course, they don't tell the dealer.

So....no rear AC isn't the end of the world...no rear heat...ermm...yeah, dealbreaker.

Salesman offered 2 options...an aftermarket system...which I said no way...and he offered at his expense to order the appropriate Ford pieces to complete the system...ready for this?....his cost...7k...on the option sheet, $800.

This dealer has been great over the years and as much as I appreciated him offering that, I just can't stick it to them over a bad rollout by Ford Corporate.

Sooooo....new van ordered....12 weeks...I hope.

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Yeah...got the call last night..I don't think it was a call my salesman wanted to make.

It is what it is....one thing I've learned over the years is that shit happens for a reason...I might not know the reason or be beyond pissed about it...but it doesn't change it.
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Could have bought a GM Express van or a Sprinter van......
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Old 03-03-2015, 08:03 PM
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Could have bought a GM Express van or a Sprinter van......
Funny you say that...after the call last night, the OL asks "so you gonna get a Chev?"

She is getting discharged from the hospital next week.

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Yeah, sure. I can imagine you attempting that feat....
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Hehehe I told him he should have gotten a sprinter

That really does suck Duncan. But such is life it seems.
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That's a bummer to hear Duncan. But, like you said, things happen for a reason. The new new van will be more betterest,
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Man, that sucks.
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