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post #1 of 9 Old 08-14-2006, 10:59 AM Thread Starter
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Completion Date Of 8/17???

I just recieved an update from my dealership, telling me that my order for a 2 door Sahara is in D1 status and that it will be completed on 8/17 and expected to arrive on 9/1. Does this make any sense, I didn't even think the 2 door is in production yet?? I figured I would post it here for some insight before I call the dealership.

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post #2 of 9 Old 08-14-2006, 11:13 AM
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Thats like 3 days from now! Maybe yours will be number 1 or something lol.

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It is what Jeeples has stated.
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Yes that makes sense. There are already some on the road, I saw them with my own eyes at Camp Jeep this past weekend.

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I'd say very unlikely, as they have not initiated the production line for the 2-door model yet. We don't even have pricing data available for the 2-Door model yet, and allocations for us to order these will not open till the end of August.

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I thought is was to good to be true as well! I called DC customer service line to find out more information and the rep stated that it has a material restriction hold and to follow up with the dealer for more information. I ordered a black and tan sahara 2 door, with a soft top. So, the dealer is just misinformed then, oh well!, I have very little patience, so any news is better than none.

I read on JKboard that there is a issue with the steering column and it might have to be re engineered, so maybe that is the hold up!

I would rather they figure out the issues at the factory then the customers dealing with the service techs at the dealers.
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Yes that makes sense. There are already some on the road, I saw them with my own eyes at Camp Jeep this past weekend.
All accounts point to NO 2 Door Jeeps even close to being delivered, much less being Produced. Those had to have been prototypes or Pre-Production Test Mules you saw at CJ.
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The dealership near me says (as of yesterday the 13th) that the 2door and the 4door will show up at about the same time, estimated at about 2 weeks from now. I figured he must have just been pulling numbers out of the sky, because everything I have read here seems to point to there being two seperate production and delivery timelines.
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I figured he must have just been pulling numbers out of the sky
Not the sky. Sun does not shine from where they pulled those numbers from.
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Haha yeah, I was trying to be as polite as possible about their disregard for reality
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