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Re: Whats your "Back-up" transportation?
Michael Murphy wrote:
> MJ Murphy
> existing transport:
> 98 A4q Avant (5sp) - delivery expected soon after H#*L freezes over.
> so what if there's no rear legroom after I adjust driver seat.
> hey, what's this $495 dealer prep charge for, assembly?
Then four.rings@MCIONE.com wrote
< Jeez, that's a rather blunt robbery! I paid $135 for the dealer's PDI of
my A4TQ a fortnight ago. >>
PDI, which you may think means Pre-Delivery Inspection, is more aptly
described as "additional dealer profit." In the U.S. market, the dealer is
typically paid - by the manufacturer -- to PDI the car. This is most
certainly the case for Audi. It's nice that you folks are willing to pay them
again, but it seems unnecessary. Of course, it is a seller's market at the