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lying dealers

stuart scott Oct 16, 2010

  1. stuart scott

    stuart scott Member

    Lying dealers

    On the day I was supposed to collect my car the manager of the dealers phoned me to say that both car key's were'nt working, even though the car had been through PDI. I was suspicious of this so I drove to the dealers to find out what was going on, the car was'nt there,when I asked to see it they said it was at their PDI centre in glasgow.I asked the manager outright if the car was damaged as this has happened to me before, and he said no they would never lie about car damage.NOW 4 months later, I was hoovering the boot of the car only to discover that the rear bumper has been off and painted (perfect on outside absolutly terrible on the shuts),and the the clips holding the boot linings wont stay clipped. Could I complain about this 4-5 months later and get this fixed ,because now I've seen it I'm furious. I would have rejected the car their and then if I had known , Im not paying £35,000 for a damaged repaired car. Any advice would be appreciated. ​
  2. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost! Staff Member Moderator Team Daytona Audi S3 quattro Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

    I think it would be a case of you vs the dealer in this situation if I'm being honest, as 4 months has past by. Maybe best to contact Audi direct than to speak to the dealer in question?
  3. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

    Give them a roasting monday morning mate, certainly kick up a fuss if you can prove it has been painted due to damage, get a paint specialist to check as they can spot it a mile away.
  4. CMD

    CMD Pointing Forward's!!!!!!!!!

    I have never meet a honest dealer yet they are all lying C***s
  5. BASS 666

    BASS 666 BMW aye right dead on..

    hear hear...
  6. 27litres

    27litres Love My Quattro

    I think damage repair would be easy enough to prove, and easy enough to prove you haven't had it done - that would land it squarely in the dealers lap, and they would have records too.
    If the repair is noticeable when you open the boot, you should be entitled to a brand new bumper afixed with brand new clips.

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