I hope that includes sorting out the angst of long suffering owners of the 1.5....Musicegbdf said:Our local dealer told us last week that VW are not accepting any 1.5 orders at the moment from dealers. Any orders are put on a wait list whilst they sort the issue with the 1.5 engine .
As mentioned in my intro, I raised this with my dealer at the weekend and I was told they weren't aware of any issue with the engine or production being put on hold, and I needn't worry as 'that's what warranties are for'.Musicegbdf said:Our local dealer told us last week that VW are not accepting any 1.5 orders at the moment from dealers. Any orders are put on a wait list whilst they sort the issue with the 1.5 engine .
That sounds like you've been very lucky and managed to pick up an existing dealer order that was already in the system, otherwise you would be looking at 26 weeks more likely.Mutley said:Ordered 9th April confirmed build date week 21 20th May . Things do seem to be improving 👍
I'm guessing that's the case based on the experience of others, to be honest, the car arriving sooner isn't ideal as I have three months less than anticipated to scrape together the cash for the deposit!Musicegbdf said:Hi Chris sounds like you may have picked up a slot from dealer order as well . Two weeks ago the dealer was saying 33 weeks . This was confirmed in two other dealerships and on line brokers . Last weekend was when dealer told me no new orders being accepted at the moment .
For your dealer to say that he has not heard of any problem and that is what warranties are for ! Assume his lips were moving ...