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Old 03-14-2017, 10:19 AM
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Why do so many Ferraris catch fire in Hong Kong

I saw in SCMP on Sunday that another Ferrari caught fire (red 599) in HK. There was a 360 in January. Fires are all too frequent for Ferrari especially in HK. Any thoughts why?
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Old 03-14-2017, 04:22 PM
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Unless you believe Ferrari builds a different quality product for HK the only remaining possibility is that they are receiving poor quality service.

The quality of the service is directly related to a high percentage of the Ferrari fires here.
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Old 03-14-2017, 07:31 PM
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I think the dealer is being changed. Maybe low moral, poor quality control. Then again maybe the owners not doing enough preventative maintenance.

Any car will burn if it leaks fuel. Some are just more expensive than others.
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Old 03-14-2017, 09:52 PM
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Why do so many Ferraris catch fire in Hong Kong

In China "Ferraris" and "Fried Rice" are pronounced almost exactly the same.
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Old 03-15-2017, 11:17 PM
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In China "Ferraris" and "Fried Rice" are pronounced almost exactly the same.
WTF?
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Old 03-16-2017, 12:19 PM
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Maybe it has to do with endless sitting in traffic no speed or airflow for hours on end, massive heat buildup throw in a few inevitable fluid leaks. Could be a contributing factor.
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My guess is it the same as in the ROW. Particularly in the V8s. You have the gas line running right next to an extremely hot engine. Not a particularly good idea.
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Old 04-12-2017, 09:40 PM
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May I know when the dealer change can be done, I am interesting to purchase Ferrari 488 GTB, but the sales told me on hold, I have two choice now, purchase Lamborghini Huracan Spyder 610-4 or Ferrari 488 GTB, anyone can give me your comments and suggestions?
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Old 04-13-2017, 02:01 AM
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May I know when the dealer change can be done, I am interesting to purchase Ferrari 488 GTB, but the sales told me on hold, I have two choice now, purchase Lamborghini Huracan Spyder 610-4 or Ferrari 488 GTB, anyone can give me your comments and suggestions?
Wait for the 488, or buy one somewhere else, and have it shipped in. If you can afford that car, you can afford the shipping costs.

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Old 04-18-2017, 05:14 PM
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May I know when the dealer change can be done, I am interesting to purchase Ferrari 488 GTB, but the sales told me on hold, I have two choice now, purchase Lamborghini Huracan Spyder 610-4 or Ferrari 488 GTB, anyone can give me your comments and suggestions?
There are a few slightly used ones on the market in HK...unless you want a brand new one

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Old 04-24-2017, 07:18 AM
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Unless you believe Ferrari builds a different quality product for HK the only remaining possibility is that they are receiving poor quality service.
Perhaps it's Karma ? Have received plenty of garbage produced in HK over the years
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Old 04-24-2017, 10:41 PM
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Perhaps it's Karma ? Have received plenty of garbage produced in HK over the years

Yeah, under the Fxckixg POMES.
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Old 04-25-2017, 02:09 AM
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A little bit rude I would suggest but then again we are two nations divided by a common language. At least we brits living in HK can spell POMS properly and know it to be an Australian derivative of "Prisoners Of her Majesty" which was not the case in Hong Kong. Trump that!
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Old 04-25-2017, 03:51 AM
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A little bit rude I would suggest but then again we are two nations divided by a common language. At least we brits living in HK can spell POMS properly and know it to be an Australian derivative of "Prisoners Of her Majesty" which was not the case in Hong Kong. Trump that!
Yes indeed. Plus, HK prospered quite nicely while under the auspices of Britain.
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Old 04-25-2017, 04:11 PM
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Perhaps it's Karma ? Have received plenty of garbage produced in HK over the years
Just curious, what are you buying that is actually made in HK?

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