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  1. 1Vegasgirl

    1Vegasgirl VIP Extreme Gold

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    I had the Sportster, Stilleto and online. The sportster died, the stiletto is almost dead and now mostly listen online. What should the cost be for that? They want to charge $159.99 for the year for the stiletto and computer.
     
  2. Gusbuss

    Gusbuss Well-Known Member VIP

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    Better than what they want me to pay. I have 3 radios that don't work anymore. They want me to pay $90. A month!
     
  3. 1Vegasgirl

    1Vegasgirl VIP Extreme Gold

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    You must be kidding.
     
  4. Anyonenow

    Anyonenow Well-Known Member VIP

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    [video=youtube;2V3CfD8TPac]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2V3CfD8TPac[/video]
     
  5. Double Blizz

    Double Blizz New Member Shot Dead

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    My advise,cut your losses and take that money and buy an outfit or some shoes.
     
  6. 1Vegasgirl

    1Vegasgirl VIP Extreme Gold

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    Maybe this should have been posted in the bar.:)
     
  7. harlock

    harlock Coming Soon... Gold

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    This seems high. Maybe cancel the Stilletto...:dontknow:
     
  8. 1Vegasgirl

    1Vegasgirl VIP Extreme Gold

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    That's what I would like to do, but customer service says the computer is tied to the radio. Do you know if this is true and can I just get the online subscription and how much should that be?
     
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    fletchman71 Well-Known Member VIP

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    You should be able to get just the online subscription and I believe that costs around $35-$40 for the year. Ask to speak to a supervisor next time you call and they will transfer you to someone in the USA.
     
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    FishySausage Original Nuttah VIP

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    Threaten to cancel all together and you'd be amazed what they start offering
     
  11. ShutupMoron

    ShutupMoron Unknown Member VIP

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    You can cancel your radios and just get the Internet sub for 14.49*/month that is not "tied to the radio". This also includes O&A and the other BOXM channels.

    http://www.siriusxm.com/ourmostpopularpackages-sirius
     
  12. WillyBest

    WillyBest Gummo! Gold VIP

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    Yeah, if you cancel you'll get 6 months free and then $25 for 5 months or some bullshit....
     
  13. monsoon

    monsoon Who are you with?

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    ^^^THIS..if you cancel and they don't offer that deal..not kidding a week later they will telephone barrage with deals..My deal with them ran out in june. They have not contacted me or billed me....

    f-mutt...tool
     
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    Don't do it don't do it
    Don't do it don't do it
    Don't give it away
    We'll use it up tomorrow
    If we don't use it today
     
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    Thank you. I'll do that. That would be a great price.
     
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    FCCstandards Non-Essential Salooner VIP

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    I went through this recently. I had to cancel one radio, but it was connected to my internet account, so I had to go to a supervisor to turn off the one radio and switch the account to my car radio. The billing is very weird.
     
  17. MyLazyHand

    MyLazyHand Dumber Than Yesterday VIP

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    To get the best deal, I always called and told them I don't use it so please shut down the account. They'll offer 3 free months. Say no thanks. Wait for the third offer, which should be a total of $9 per month.

    Play hardball. They will cave. I promise.
     
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    I got your back....post here if you want.
     
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    PI Nate Disenfranchised since 1984... VIP

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    I bought the life-time deal in late '05 and have subsequently purchased 3 of their shitty hardware, but I personally wouldnt drop another cent and anything siri/plugggy related...
     
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    WillyBest Gummo! Gold VIP

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    The thing is sometimes they don't even bother to turn off your radio. I canceled, but my radio kept right on working for a few more months until it broke....
     

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