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Unread 10-28-2010, 04:57 PM   #1
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Angry Atchison Automotive Group sells LEMONS

I purchased a 2005 car six months ago and now the transmission is going out and they are leaving me high and dry! I called and hoped that they would help with the cost when I really feel like they should fix the transmission for FREE!!!!! They say I should have purchased the extended warranty - I say that you shouldn't sell such crappy cars that the transmission would go out in six months! Be very cautious if you are planning on purchasing a vehicle from this dealership.

Unwilling to even try and work with me on this - I did not ruin the transmission in 6 months. I PURCHASED A LEMON FROM ATCHISON AUTOMOTIVE GROUP and will keep blogging about it.

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Unread 10-28-2010, 06:14 PM   #2
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Transmissions are always something you risk with a used car...it's not their fault...
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I like how you leave out what kind of car you bought
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Unread 10-28-2010, 10:27 PM   #6
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Six months is far too long to claim the dealer sold a bad used car. It worked just fine when you bought it, no? If so how the hell were they 'sposed to know it was gonna break half a year later?
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On the used blazer i bought, the rear drums failed a 100 miles after I bought it. I didn't blame the dealership, just bad luck is all.
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