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The Official "I ordered" thread

Jimmy N.

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As much as I hate to even suggest looking at Hellcat.org, if you do there's a lengthy thread on the subject.
"Redeye owners..." I think it's called.

There you can read about build and ship times, plus various trials and tribulations that many of the ordered cars went through.
While it's not a new thread, not much seems to have changed, so there's much to be learned. Patience would be on top of the list, I think, closely followed by not believing what chat predicts.
 
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After sitting post inspection for 2 weeks, my HC was just shipped out on rail. Tentative ETA next Monday!!

I think going to the upfit center for WB or stripes adds a fair chunk of time.
 
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#63
Just checked on my Redeye Widebody in Sublime, chat says built not inspected, no eta on ship date. Build sheet is available but not window sticker
 

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Just got my window sticker!!! Now if they would just slip that sucker up onto a train and point it south!!!
 
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#65
Just got my window sticker!!! Now if they would just slip that sucker up onto a train and point it south!!!
That’s a good feeling to know your car is read and soon to be on its way to a Dealer near you. In my case..the car is in KZL status in Troy MI ready and waiting to be shipped. The problem is there’s a car hauler STIKE in MI. So no cars are moving via truck. I live in Ohio so don’t think it’s going to be put on a train. In you case, who knows. GOOD luck!
 

Jimmy N.

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#66
Uh, oh. A strike was one of the few things that didn't slow our delivery down.
 

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That’s a good feeling to know your car is read and soon to be on its way to a Dealer near you. In my case..the car is in KZL status in Troy MI ready and waiting to be shipped. The problem is there’s a car hauler STIKE in MI. So no cars are moving via truck. I live in Ohio so don’t think it’s going to be put on a train. In you case, who knows. GOOD luck!
From Troy MI to Columbiana OH? I would be very surprised if that was a car carrier haul.
 

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That’s a good feeling to know your car is read and soon to be on its way to a Dealer near you. In my case..the car is in KZL status in Troy MI ready and waiting to be shipped. The problem is there’s a car hauler STIKE in MI. So no cars are moving via truck. I live in Ohio so don’t think it’s going to be put on a train. In you case, who knows. GOOD luck!
Wow, that sux, best of luck!!
 

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From Troy MI to Columbiana OH? I would be very surprised if that was a car carrier haul.
I don't know, don't you need a truck to get it to the train though? I suspect that will slow everyone down... :confused:
 
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From Troy MI to Columbiana OH? I would be very surprised if that was a car carrier haul.
It’s only a 4hr drive from Troy MI to Columbiana Ohio. The Dealer said they have 5 other cars stuck in the same storage lot waiting to be shipped/trucked.
 

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It’s only a 4hr drive from Troy MI to Columbiana Ohio. The Dealer said they have 5 other cars stuck in the same storage lot waiting to be shipped/trucked.
Oh crap, I hope this gets sorted out ASAP....this is crappy news! Do all the cars come through Troy MI after coming across the border before moving on?
 

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Got an E-mail from SRT Friday that said my Hell Cat was at Budd Yard. It also said there were three more legs to its' journey...not sure what those would be...but it feels better knowing that it has moved!!!
 
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Got confirmation my car has reached it's final destination railyard...but the dealer says it could be another week until it's ready to pick up
 

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