calgaryshelby Posted July 16, 2009 Report Share Posted July 16, 2009 Finally got my car home - HID, NAV, 35% tint on the side windows and 20% tint on the quarter and rear windows. Ordered it May 4 and arrived in Edmonton last Friday. I flew up Tuesday to pick it up and then drove the 300km home to Calgary. I really love the car, it gets a lot of attention. Had to laugh, I was thinking about getting personalized plates, either MUSLCR1 or 10SHELBY, but have not ordered them. The registry office provided me with the following plate: SXA-169, which is funny, depending how you read it, so I might just have to keep those plates. Got about half way home and a guy raced up beside me in an R/T Challenger, trying to get me to race. I thought about blowing his doors off, but decided the car had too few miles on it to really push it. The only issue I had was when I picked up the car was that it was showing near empty and then went to fill it up with the gas chit the dealer gave me (the car only had 7km when I picked it up and the dealer said they didn't want to put any additional miles on it by filling it up). The car would only take about 50 L of gas and the fuel gauge was showing it was full. When I got about 200km into my trip home, the gauge was showing it was just under half full. Then all of a sudden the fuel light came on and the fuel gauge showed empty. The dash display was showing 5km to empty. Luckily I was just 5km from small town and I went there to fill up. Problem was that the car would only take about 30L of fuel and the gas gauge was showing full again. Dealer said it was their second Shelby with the issue and they think there is an air build-up and that it should work its way out. Hope that is all it is. Anyways, I'm really happy with the purchase. Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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