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Old 03-08-2002, 04:37   #1 (permalink)
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you might find this amussing-- another holden failure

hey everyone,

one of my uncles bought a 2001 holden GENIII statesmen last year (admitidly the thing boots) after sadley trading from a ford
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anyway he has of course had nothing but problems from the thing, continuing with the latest drama....

When you walk out side and its raining, you expect to get into a nice dry car... not in a holden!
He came outside to find his 60 odd thousand dollar car pissing in water, and about 6 inches deep through out the car!!

I tried to look sympathetic, as he swore and carried on how he would never buy another holden!

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That's poor build quality for you!
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I hope this goes on, then Ford would not have to do crap all to regain the market!
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I feel for your Uncle but that woud have been so funny to see.
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$60K for a leaky car!?! My XW leaks but it cost me $2500 and is 30 years old. Whats Holdens excuse? STRUTH!
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$60K for a leaky car!?! My XW leaks but it cost me $2500 and is 30 years old. Whats Holdens excuse? STRUTH!
Exactly... what possible excuse could they have?
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Geeez i can imagine he'd be cheesed alright for a 60k car to have chronic water leaks. Surely he must get a new car because of that. As they say it's just hold'en it together.
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wont he be pissed when the motor starts leaking water too!!!
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wont he be pissed when the motor starts leaking water too!!!
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