"Taurus X and Pathfinders with over 80K, Saabs because my warranty company won't warranty them. Land Rovers, most BMW's because they eat parts and love to mess with you. GM products because the whole company doesn't care if you can fix…"
"14 years ago, when I managed an operation with 2500 open loans we began experimenting with service contracts. 8 years ago I started a new operation and built in third party service contracts to the business model. I used a 24,000 mile…"
"The 05 Pathfinders and Xterras main problem is the trans as you approach 100K. That issue isn't the trans at first. It is the trans cooler in the radiator. I love those rigs so when we bought them we replaced the radiator (if they were higher…"
Its good to hear from you, I have a dealer who has Go and he is having better luck with CA. I guess every dealer has different inventory and customers. The individual dealers rating may make a difference also. He is a strong 1 rated CA dealer…"
"I can agree with just about everything listed above. As someone who sells a lot of units 10+ years and older, I do have to take exception with the blanket statement concerning Saturn. While I wouldn't touch a Vue (either auto or stick V-6) auto…"
"4.7 DodgeAND Jeep have huge issues with clutch fan failure...lost motors left and right
2.2 Chevy s10
3400 GM (INTAKE MANIFOLD GASKET)
You can read my earlier post on your thread to see which one I choose. I had both of them when I had my dealership and we just had much better luck with CA. I found CA paid better with the backend portfolio. I truly believe any dealership who…"
"I agree with most of those. I avoid any Audi with a CVT, Audi Allroad, any VW with a non-turbo 2.0 liter, 05-06 Jetta, any older Jetta/Passat/Golf with an automatic over 100k, BMW's with a V8 (545i, 745i/Li), any BMW with an SMG transmission,…"
"The Saturn Ion and Vue with the CVT transmission will most always fail before the term of the note ends and are very costly to replace. I think the CVT transmissions(used) are the Saturns are around 1800-2000 the last time I checked.…"
How are you doing with CAC these days? I have started having issues with there funding department changing how they want stips. Have you tried GO Financial ? Way better than CAC. Let me know if you want more info.
PS I went to 3 shows in Vegas this year. Where were you?