Originally Posted by mysticbluebmw
"in production" in this case likely only means it's scheduled for a particular week, and I would assume based on the ETA that build date is after the vacation shutdown. I've read of morale problems due to overworking, and based on all the quality issues I have, I completely believe it. Perhaps it's for the best yours is being built after they've had vacations.
I've got my fingers crossed that that is the case!
The Exxon Valdez has spent 66 days in the shop, so far.... There are more to come, soon.... should the servicing dealer ever choose to call and set an appoinment date.