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Old 04-29-2013, 09:47 PM   #321
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Went in a different direction considering both local dealers had over a month wait for the white BRZ. Went across town and got the last Raven FR-S they had
Toyota/Subaru production allocation is 90%/10%. The BRZ is a lot harder to come by.
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Old 04-30-2013, 05:14 AM   #322
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Yeah, I learned that after really starting the hunt. My original plan was squashed when I went to Subaru - the dealers website listed 3 as in transit...by the time I got there, all 3 had already been spoken for with deposits on them But after sitting in both, I'm glad I went with the FR-S...about the only thing I feel I'm missing out on is the keyless operation. My ex's Nissan was so nice to walk up to and just open the door and start without sticking your hand in your pocket.
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Old 04-30-2013, 05:28 AM   #323
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Yeah, I learned that after really starting the hunt. My original plan was squashed when I went to Subaru - the dealers website listed 3 as in transit...by the time I got there, all 3 had already been spoken for with deposits on them But after sitting in both, I'm glad I went with the FR-S...about the only thing I feel I'm missing out on is the keyless operation. My ex's Nissan was so nice to walk up to and just open the door and start without sticking your hand in your pocket.
That's the one feature I would have really liked to get. But I got my FRS back in June when I couldn't even test drive a BRZ because all of the dealers initial supply was spoken for before they even got them.
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Old 04-30-2013, 12:15 PM   #324
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they have aftermarket push button start kits, have herd good things about this company in the past. http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_no...rds=frs+easygo
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Old 04-30-2013, 02:09 PM   #325
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My original plan was squashed when I went to Subaru - the dealers website listed 3 as in transit...by the time I got there, all 3 had already been spoken for with deposits on them
Any idea at what price the Subaru dealer was selling the BRZs, at sticker or above sticker? I recall in the S2000 days, Honda dealers were putting $15k-20k markups over sticker.
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Old 04-30-2013, 02:29 PM   #326
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Any idea at what price the Subaru dealer was selling the BRZs, at sticker or above sticker? I recall in the S2000 days, Honda dealers were putting $15k-20k markups over sticker.
I've heard up to 28-29k purchase price
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Old 05-01-2013, 05:37 AM   #327
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Any idea at what price the Subaru dealer was selling the BRZs, at sticker or above sticker? I recall in the S2000 days, Honda dealers were putting $15k-20k markups over sticker.
Around here its been MSRP sticker with no markup...with that said, both local dealers said that they'll only be getting the Limited models (more expensive model), unless a customer requests a trade between dealers for a Premium.
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Old 05-06-2013, 08:56 AM   #328
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Old 05-06-2013, 12:15 PM   #329
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Her name?
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Old 05-06-2013, 12:20 PM   #330
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Her name?
Haha, haven't decided yet! Derp'd out the front and rear badges and clayed, waxed & glazed yesterday though... She looks like she's drippin wet!
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Old 05-06-2013, 12:28 PM   #331
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Old 05-06-2013, 12:46 PM   #332
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Old 05-06-2013, 12:53 PM   #333
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Ewww..... bronze on black? You crazy lol
Bronze on red though...
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Old 05-06-2013, 01:08 PM   #334
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Old 05-16-2013, 09:14 PM   #335
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Old 05-16-2013, 09:24 PM   #336
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I've been telling him for months to mod it...get those windows tinted at least....be a rebel...
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Maybe tint, I'm leery about modding it too much, since its a lease.
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Old 05-16-2013, 10:29 PM   #338
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Maybe tint, I'm leery about modding it too much, since its a lease.
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I have to decide if I'm keeping the car longer then the lease...if so, I'll drive and mod away lol!

Right now I'm inclined to keep it as long as I can.
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I have to decide if I'm keeping the car longer then the lease...if so, I'll drive and mod away lol!

Right now I'm inclined to keep it as long as I can.
Just do bolt on stuff, that's what I'm figuring on doing. Worst case you put the stock parts back on and sell the aftermarket stuff. Or if you trade in for a newer model hopefully it all still fits and you can throw it right on the new one.
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