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Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 07-31-2013, 08:47 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
After months of eager anticipation for the MY14,...

After months of eager anticipation for the MY14, I ended up pulling the trigger on a MY13 loaded max steel awd crew hemi. I went to the dealer to place my order and drove home in a new vehicle. I'm...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 07-08-2013, 10:15 AM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Just got a call from the local dealership...looks...

Just got a call from the local dealership...looks like I will be ordering the new Durango this week. Any thoughts on where I should start on pricing relative to invoice? I was looking through the...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 06-13-2013, 08:44 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
I wasn't referring to the production switch from...

I wasn't referring to the production switch from my13 to my14, which appears to be happening within a couple days. It just seems like a short window between orders opening and production. When I...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 06-12-2013, 08:03 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Not sure I follow your logic. Seems like a very...

Not sure I follow your logic. Seems like a very small window between accepting orders in late July early August and still starting production on 8/19 (assuming production stops on 8/17 for my13).
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Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 06-06-2013, 05:29 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Found the following link...order bank date is TBD...

Found the following link...order bank date is TBD for the durango!! Not sure how accurate or up to date this is though.
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Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 06-05-2013, 12:53 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Can someone confirm the colors that were on...

Can someone confirm the colors that were on display at NYIAS? Was that granite crystal on the r/t and max steel on the citadel?
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 06-05-2013, 01:01 AM
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Posted By ldsbiker
I really wish I knew why the dealers don't have a...

I really wish I knew why the dealers don't have a clue as to the timing for this stuff...either that or they are very good at playing dumb. Interested to hear if people are actually able to order...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 04-02-2013, 05:32 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
I felt compelled to clarify something here. The...

I felt compelled to clarify something here. The ZF 8HP transmission has been in production since 2008 and fitted to some high-end vehicles. While new to ChryCo dealers/mechanics, it's a bit of a...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-30-2013, 12:34 AM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Quandary? Over tail lights? You guys can bag on...

Quandary? Over tail lights? You guys can bag on the wheels and the lights all you want. Not deciding factors for me. The 8 sp tranny is worth the wait alone.
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-30-2013, 12:25 AM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Incorrect. According to the feature availability...

Incorrect. According to the feature availability sheet in the press kit, BX HID is standard on Citadel and R/T...optional on Limited.
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-28-2013, 10:44 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Re: **2014 Dodge Durango REVEAL** Pictures and specs! INCREDIBLE!!!

Today's reveal video is posted on the Dodge media site. However, it's a different recording than what was broadcast live, with just a bit longer look at the Citadel.
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Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-28-2013, 12:10 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Re: **2014 Dodge Durango REVEAL** Pictures and specs! INCREDIBLE!!!

+1 No Citadel love in the NYIAS video or in any pics on the web...all about the "sinister" R/T. If you're going to have it on stage, why not give it at least a few seconds of airtime!! I don't get...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-27-2013, 05:51 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Re: **2014 Dodge Durango REVEAL** Pictures and specs! INCREDIBLE!!!

Very nice...refined in all the right places. While the dial shifter appears unorthodox, and not sure what i'm going to do with my right hand yet, it really cleans up the console. If only it could...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-27-2013, 10:57 AM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Man I thought the wait leading up to the reveal...

Man I thought the wait leading up to the reveal has been hard, I'm just now realizing the wait until I can oder one and take delivery is going to be excruciating. Baby steps and less than 24 hours...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-23-2013, 01:46 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Is that 3 crews running two shifts? So would...

Is that 3 crews running two shifts? So would they just add another crew for a third shift? How many jobs would that open up? How many vehicles can you guys crank out in a day/shift? Sorry for the...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-22-2013, 08:24 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Cool...thanks for that. I just don't get how the...

Cool...thanks for that. I just don't get how the WS can possibly replace the WD. Two diff segments. Ditching the WD is like conceding to Ford/GM...WD beats the Explorer/GM equiv hands down. My...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-22-2013, 07:50 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Noob question...can you translate please? WC...

Noob question...can you translate please?

WC - Aspen
WD - Durango
WE - ??
WS - ??

I'm assuming one of them is the GW?
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-22-2013, 12:25 AM
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Posted By ldsbiker
I have yet to drive one of the new vehicles with...

I have yet to drive one of the new vehicles with the 8 spd...looks like i need to test drive one of the WK2's this weekend. I know the Durango is one heavy vehicle, but by the looks of the new...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-21-2013, 06:14 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Will you be trading up? Would you stay with the...

Will you be trading up? Would you stay with the Pentastar or opt for the Hemi this time?

I wonder how much of an increase in mpg we will see with the new 8 spd...i suppose i could see what it did...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-21-2013, 05:59 PM
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Views: 119,980
Posted By ldsbiker
Milous, I'm jumping the gun a bit, but how far in...

Milous, I'm jumping the gun a bit, but how far in advance will the colors, packages, options, etc. be known? I was trying to gauge this by looking through the WK2 threads, but it wasn't clear to me....
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-21-2013, 04:14 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
In your OP you mention Harman navigation, but...

In your OP you mention Harman navigation, but stereo is Alpine? Is that right?

I was really hoping for a pano sunroof and thought that the headrest screens were paving the way for it...hoping...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-18-2013, 08:35 PM
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Views: 119,980
Posted By ldsbiker
I suppose the new rotary shifter knob could be...

I suppose the new rotary shifter knob could be described as a "hockey puck".

Your secretive self has certainly contributed to the intrigue. I have never had so much built up anticipation to drop...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-15-2013, 03:31 PM
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Views: 119,980
Posted By ldsbiker
Thanks for saying exactly what I was thinking. ...

Thanks for saying exactly what I was thinking. That's the wrong direction to take with the front end in my mind. Honestly, with the exception of a bit more room under the hood, I think the front...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-14-2013, 11:39 AM
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Posted By ldsbiker
Marlon or Milous...any more tidbits at this point...

Marlon or Milous...any more tidbits at this point or will we just have to be patient for another two weeks? Forgive my ignorance, but how long does a pilot build take to complete?

The...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-08-2013, 06:51 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
And I thought the Nappa leather was nice... ...

And I thought the Nappa leather was nice...

Courtesy of www.drivesrt.com:

Laguna leather, regardless of the color, is some of the most upscale leather to be found in a vehicle. Laguna swatches...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 03-07-2013, 12:19 PM
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Posted By ldsbiker
[QUOTE="Marlon_JB2;774454"]OK I'll TRY to be more...

[QUOTE="Marlon_JB2;774454"]OK I'll TRY to be more specific.

2. 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8, original picture still applies.

I'm wondering if Milous helped piece together the mystery of tidbit#2...that dial...
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