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Date: Mon, 31 Dec 2001 16:46:22 GMT
From: Robin & Steve <>
Subject: Re: 2001 9-5 Aero minor glitches - anyone else?? - appended

Robin & Steve wrote: > > 2001 9-5 Aero, 4500 miles, here's what I have: > > 1. Drivers side ventilated seat thumb switch doesn't illuminate - > anymore. The heated seat switch does, both switches on the passenger > side illuminate. I'm talking about the little indicator bar on the > switch here. Minor yes, at 4500 miles it should work. Appended: They couldn't figure out which switch I was referring to - duh. When the car was pulled into the garage it was easy to see the three other switches were illuminated. THEN the dipstick knew what I was referring to. Supposedly it will be addressed when the radio problem is resolved - in two weeks. We shall see. > 2. Weather band doesn't function. New radio on order - 2 week lead time. > Tried to say "they" were redoing the weather bands (implying "they" are > whom ever is responsible for the weather stations NOAA?). I say bull as my > handheld radio I use for flying receives the weather bands nicely. > Furthermore, my sister-in-law's radio works just fine (900 series). Appended: New radio on order - 2 weeks > 3. Hesitation when accelerating from a stop while in the normal mode. It > does it in all temperature ranges. However, when in the sport mode it > does not seem to be present. The rep says this is "normal", I once again > say bull. Appended: Supposedly normal - still bull. I'll keep complaining. There is one resolve in that the dealers subscribe to an independent evaluation system where the vehicle owner is contacted a few days after the service to insure everything is hunky dory. Oh do I have an ear full for them!! -- Steve Sharp N35 59.72 W083 59 37

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