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Unread 10-24-2013, 08:07 AM   #31
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Which also brings back the problem of programmers. I have seen this actually happen at my dealership. Vehicle gets traded, owner sneaks programmer off. Vehicle is left in limp mode. We fought with the customer to bring the programmer back so we could do a " Used Car Check". And then we found out that the last dealer that serviced it Red Flagged the warranty. It was set too high and ran too rich. It blew the motor.

Warranty now voided. We can't do any warranty work on it. The customer had enough band-aids on it to trade it. Under Chrysler rules, a Warranty can be voided with a programmer also.

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isn't that something that would show up in a VIP report under the service tab?

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Unread 10-24-2013, 12:28 PM   #32
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isn't that something that would show up in a VIP report under the service tab?
Our bad was, we didn't check it before it was traded...

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Unread 11-09-2013, 07:33 AM   #33
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General consensus is to avoid any extended warranty offered by anyone. They are all moneymakers for the people selling them. There should in no way be considered an investment.

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