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Old 08-03-2013, 08:18 AM   #51
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That'd be October 2nd not Feb. 10th.
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Old 08-03-2013, 11:58 AM   #52
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Sterling Gray Metallic 2012 = 24.10.2011 so Oct., 24th, 2011 on a Monday
Blue Candy 2013 = 12.9.2101 so Sept., 12th 2012 on a Wednesday

Any thing I need to know about these dates?

The 2012 run great from day one only problem after dealer did software update with out asking clutches started slipping in forth and sixth. It use to shift quick and firm like shifting my truck without using the clutch, no shudder or noise after many complaints another dealer replaced clutch pack and seals.
The 2013 has the shudder and grinding chatter noise and power lose on hot days like others go figure went from good to worse... LOL
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Old 10-08-2013, 11:25 PM   #53
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So, which is correct in determining the build date... and does it mean the day it was started or finished?

Etis says 27-08-2013
Blend number seems to show 2013-08-26
And another method I've heard of using the window sticker may indicate 8-19-2013

So what is right and is it a build start date or build end date?


Not that it matters as much these days in a 24 hr assembly line but it would be interesting to know.
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So, which is correct in determining the build date... and does it mean the day it was started or finished?

Etis says 27-08-2013
Blend number seems to show 2013-08-26
And another method I've heard of using the window sticker may indicate 8-19-2013

So what is right and is it a build start date or build end date?


Not that it matters as much these days in a 24 hr assembly line but it would be interesting to know.
ETIS is pulling directly from OASIS and would be the one to trust as it should match the physical sticker on the vehicle's door jamb.



On my old car the door jamb sticker said 1201204235001, which is a build date of 4/23/12, and a plant blend number of 5001. The latter is less important, but the build date perfectly matched what ETIS said was the build date.
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Old 10-08-2013, 11:44 PM   #55
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hmm mine is a bit different on the numbers but only a day earlier than the ETIS site... guess mine was built on a Monday 26 Aug/2013... perhaps the car was built on the night shift?
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mine says 4/8/11
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Old 10-27-2013, 07:29 AM   #57
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7-25-2011 for mine.

Wonder who on this site has the earliest?
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IS mine the oldest car...yet?!
Nope. Mine was built on 09.02.2011 (or Feb 9, 2011) and but into service with FoMoCo a couple weeks later. I believe it was a regional rep's car.
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11.09.2013 for me ..... ordered a month earlier, delivered 2 months later.
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11.02.2013

Knocking on my noggin that any troubles noted in prior productions have been addressed.
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