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    List of Chrysler Dealers Axed

    Click on the PDF link in the attached article. 22 in Iowa, including Des Moines Chrysler, Benson in Ames, and Willey in Ames.

    Chrysler Kills 11 Fewer Dealers Than Reported (789) | The Truth About Cars



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    Re: List of Chrysler Dealers Axed

    I'm really glad we gave them all those bailout billions.



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    Re: List of Chrysler Dealers Axed

    Wow, 22 in Iowa. Will we even have any left?



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    Re: List of Chrysler Dealers Axed

    Looks like no one in central Iowa will be buying a Chrysler anytime soon.

    Not that they were anyways.


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    I have to say I'm glad as heck that Benson is getting canned. That placed screwed me over bigtime when I was a niave college kid so there is no love for me from the place. SOB's


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    Re: List of Chrysler Dealers Axed

    Quote Originally Posted by Cy Hard View Post
    Looks like no one in central Iowa will be buying a Chrysler anytime soon.

    Not that they were anyways.
    I'm not sure how the contract works, but I would guess that Stu Hansen will start selling the Chrysler brand.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonesrule91 View Post
    I have to say I'm glad as heck that Benson is getting canned. That placed screwed me over bigtime when I was a niave college kid so there is no love f0r me from the place. SOB's
    Yeah, since they "screwed" you over, dozens of employees deserve to get canned.



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    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    Yeah, since they "screwed" you over, dozens of employees deserve to get canned.
    Which is my fault how???



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    Re: List of Chrysler Dealers Axed

    How much money does Chrysler save by cutting dealers?


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    Re: List of Chrysler Dealers Axed

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonesrule91 View Post
    I have to say I'm glad as heck that Benson is getting canned. That placed screwed me over bigtime when I was a niave college kid so there is no love for me from the place. SOB's
    Benson is just losing their Dodge lineup. They will still have Buick and GMC to sell.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonesrule91 View Post
    Which is my fault how???
    You didn't let them screw you enough, so now they don't have any money and people lose their jobs. Hope you're happy.


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    Quote Originally Posted by cmoneyr View Post
    You didn't let them screw you enough, so now they don't have any money and people lose their jobs. Hope you're happy.
    I think the end result of all this is that people will be paying more for cars.



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    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Benson is just losing their Dodge lineup. They will still have Buick and GMC to sell.
    Isn't GM putting out it's list soon?



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    Re: List of Chrysler Dealers Axed

    Being Chrysler will not be paying back its bailout money I will never buy a Chrysler model anyway. Good riddance.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Incyte View Post
    Being Chrysler will not be paying back its bailout money I will never buy a Chrysler model anyway. Good riddance.
    Since you're paying for them anyway, you might as well buy one.



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