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Old 02-02-2013, 02:41 PM
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I just sent a text to my salesman. He is checking on this and will get back to me. I will post what he tells me.
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When I ordered my Laramie on 1-25 the 4 corner air was limited to Laramie and above and wheel to wheel side steps were limited to sold orders only.


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So much goes on in this forum it's hard to get the truth. I have a Laramie with VIN # but is being held for parts,that could be the reason .I see a lot of comments with our group talking to dealers or sales rep's however I know many times sales rep's tell you somethings that are not true because they want you to buy inventory units not order.There's and old saying in the business"you can eat be backs"
Could be listed as waiting on parts because the 8 Speed Auto Transmission (DFD) - is not available until 03/04/13 according to Chrysler Trucks (production update) updated on 1-29.
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I think the thread title is misleading because there is a 0.00% chance that the air suspension is being discontinued halfway into the first model year. If something like that were to happen it would not be a surprise to anyone because the whole thing would be a huge debacle.

Now I could see that maybe the take rate is a lot higher than anticipated and their supplier can't keep up so they're rationing them out to the high end trucks or maybe putting temporary holds on ordering.
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I ordered a 2013 express today and I sat in a new crewcab with air ride.it was at Reagle Dodge in Bangor PA.
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I concur. Sales Mgr here in Arkansas says he has heard nothing about the air suspension being discontinued, and he's heard nothing about any problems associated with the product. He did say they could be having problems keeping the product line in stock and that my order (Laramie Longhorn) could be held up waiting on parts once Chrysler "grabs" from his pending sold orders next week. Same for CD player-I think parts are slow on those, and it might hold the order up.

Maybe the discontinue part simply means-can't continue with present orders, because we "continue" to need more parts!
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Just got a phone call and was told that the air ride has not been discontinued. They have put in several calls and I was informed that the dealers would be given a heads up because they are always in the market to push the new technology. I was told that it would make everyone look bad and people would lose faith if that was the case.. However with that being said, I was told that if this changed that I would get a call asap.....Not unless someone else has any other info it looks like from a dealers perspective that everything is still a go......

If anyone else has further info, please keep us updated.....
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I double checked. Air Suspension is still a go.


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I just heard back from my dealers service manager (was nice enough to check on his day off) that currently there is nothing like this in the talks for the US customers, said he was not sure of Canada.

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I just got a text from my salesman. They put the order for my truck in about an hour ago and it was confirmed. His Chrysler rep says the rumor was a hoax. At least for the USA. He had no idea about Canada.
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What a relief guys!
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