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Do unconfirmed build dates tend to change much?

Discussion in 'Buying a VW California' started by thehorse, Jan 9, 2017.

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    I almost hit the funny button but refrained!
     
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    Following. Just been told we have unconfirmed build of week 15 also.
     
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    Redpanda, when did you place your order?
     
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    In my experience (sample size of 1 !) I started at provisional week 4, then week 8, currently week 7. Need to call the dealer again soon to see if it has moved again, or now got a confirmed build week.
     
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    Thank you Jabberwocky and Mr & Mrs B. There was a 9 missing...so Week 9. We ordered her on 25th November.
     
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    Wow! That's going to be nip and tuck with good helpings of luck to get your new Cali registered before April 1st. Try and get your dealer to chase up for a VIN number as soon as yr Cali is built (it takes two weeks I am told) so he can try and register yr vehicle as soon as the law permits. Good luck!
     
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    Just before the price increase - right at the beginning of December (1st/2nd I think?!). You?
     
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    It was around 24th Nov, but dealer didn't submit to VW until very last day before price increase - 30th Nov I think
     
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    Checked again today and I've moved from unconfirmed wk15 to wk14. If I can come in another 4-5 weeks might just get the cheaper VED.
     
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    So ours is still unconfirmed week 15. Anyone know when the week number gets confirmed? Is it just a week or so before?
     
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    I had read somewhere 7 weeks before, but not really sure.
     
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    Mine (week 48 in 2016) was confirmed 4 weeks before.
     

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