"You know, I have Lojack too, though I did want it and intentionally had it installed; i didn't get the alarm because I personally feel they are annoying and pointless. Maybe it has to do with Lojack AND the auto lights causing some kind of…"
"Wow... I have a 2009 Smart Passion Cabriolet and leave it parked in my garage in Chicago for weeks at a time while I am at my house in Las Vegas... It has the auto lights which I leave on. Knock on wood but so far I have had no problems with it…"
Are you the Andy who broadcast the question about bumper guards offered by your dealer? I would say $1,500 is way too much. Unless having the dealer install them for you to be worth close to $1000.
I reserved in September of 2007 and configured in April of 2008. My 90 window just opened, so I am looking at somewhere between now and October for delivery. So about 12 months start to finish....
Hope this helps!