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2012 Gmc Acadia Denali 7 Pass One Owner Nav Dvd Leather Sunroof Auto Air Black on 2040-cars

US $34,288.00
Year:2012 Mileage:28319 Color: Black /
 Black
Location:

Pompano Beach, Florida, United States

Pompano Beach, Florida, United States
For Sale By:Dealer
Engine:V6 3.6L DOHC
Fuel Type:GAS
Transmission:Automatic
Body Type:SUV
Vehicle Title:Clear
Condition:

Used

VIN (Vehicle Identification Number)
: 1GKKRTED1CJ149869
Year: 2012
Make: GMC
Doors: 4
Model: Acadia
Fuel: Gasoline
Drivetrain: FWD
Mileage: 28,319
Trim: Denali Sport Utility 4-Door
Sub Model: Denali 7 Pass Top of the Line 1 Owner NAV DVD Lthr
Drive Type: FWD
Exterior Color: Black
Number of Cylinders: 6
Interior Color: Black
Warranty: No

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2012 GMC Acadia Denali 7 Pass Top of the Line 1 Owner NAV DVD Lthr 4-Door SUV
Exterior Color:     Black Interior Color:     Ebony Stock Number:L288
Mileage:Only 28,319! Engine:V6 3.6L DOHC Fuel:Gasoline
Transmission:Automatic Warranty:As Is - No Warranty Title:Clear
VIN:1GKKRTED1CJ149869 CARFAX:CARFAX Buyback Guarantee
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Vehicle Description

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Please Call Charles Meek About This Great Vehicle Today at 904-402-0703!

STUNNING BLACK - LOW MILES -  2012 GMC ACADIA DENALI - 7 PASSENGER - 1 OWNER - FLORIDA DRIVEN - NAVIGATION - DUAL SKYSCAPE SUNROOFS - DVD ENTERTAINMENT - FULL POWER PACKAGE - LEATHER SEATING - MORE!

Below is a list of just a few amenities included in this Acadia:

* 3.6 Liter V6 Engine
* 6-Speed Automatic FWD Transmission
* 4-Wheel Antilock Brakes
* Stability and Traction Control
* Leather Seating Surfaces
* Dual Power Heated/Cooled Front Bucket Seats
* Driver's Seat Memory Settings
* 2nd Row Buckets Seats
* Fold Flat 3rd Row Bench Seat
* Dual Skyscape Sunroofs
* DVD Player
* Touch Screen Navigation with Rearview Camera
* AM FM Stereo CD Changer with MP3 Playback
* Power Rear Liftgate
* Power Windows and Locks
* Power Adjustment and Folding Outside Mirrors
* Steering Wheel Controls
* Driver Information Center

Vehicle Overview
The Acadia is GMC's first crossover, and it's part of a growing family of large crossover vehicles at General Motors. The Acadia shares design cues with GMC's full-size SUVs, the Yukon and Yukon XL. This front wheel drive Acadia can seat seven. The Acadia competes with the likes of the Toyota Highlander, Honda Pilot and Mazda CX-9.

New in 2011
For 2011, GMC added this upscale Denali trim level.

Exterior
This Acadia is the boxiest of GM's full-size crossovers. The roofline is tapered, with a standard spoiler at the rear. For 2011, the new Denali package comes with a new honeycomb grille and a few other exterior trim changes. The Acadia also features wide rear doors and a low step-in height. Exterior features include:

  • Standard LED taillights
  • Polished aluminum roof rails
  • Dual exhaust outlets with chrome tips
  • 20-inch wheels
  • Two-panel power sunroof with tilt-sliding front and fixed rear, with sunshade


Interior
This Acadia features leather seating and wood accents on the vents, door handles and cupholders. Maximum seating capacity is eight with a 60/40-split bench in the second row. The second- and third-row seats fold flat, and items can be stored beneath the rear cargo floor. The second row slides forward to increase legroom for third-row passengers, and it makes it easier to get to the third row. Interior features include:

  • Standard remote keyless entry and cruise control
  • Leather seats
  • Ultrasonic parking assist and rearview camera
  • Backseat entertainment system
  • Navigation system
  • Heated and cooled seats


Under the Hood
All Acadias come standard with a 288-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 that makes 270 pounds-feet of torque and is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. They also make use of direct-injection technology that improves efficiency. Mechanical features include:

  • Power steering with variable assist reduces power assist at speed
  • Linked "H" rear suspension design reduces noise and vibration in the cabin


Safety
This Acadia includes many common safety features and a few rarities for this price range. Side curtain airbags are designed to pre-emptively engage if there's imminent threat of a rollover and stay inflated longer during a rollover. Safety features include:

  • Side-impact and side curtain airbags
  • Electronic stability system and traction control
  • Four-disc antilock brakes
  •  

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You must contact us within 48 hours of any accepted deal. If we do not hear from you 
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There is a vehicle documentary fee of $598 not included in the sale price. 
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Contact Information
Name: Charles Meek Main Phone: (954) 943-2200 Alt. Phone: (888) 510-2949 Email: charlesmeek@sheehanbuickgmc.com
Vehicle Features & Options
Standard Features
Appearance /
  Exterior:
  • Body-Color With Chrome Accents Body Side Moldings
  • Chrome Door Handle Color
  • Chrome Exhaust Tip Color
  • Dual Exhaust Tips Exhaust
  • Body-Color Mirror Color
  • Body-Color Rear Spoiler Color
  • Roofline Spoiler Rear Spoiler
  • Body-Color Rocker Panel Color
Appearance /
  Interior:
  • 16.1 Steering Ratio
  • 2.89 Turns Lock-To-Lock
Comfort:
  • Premium Carpet Floor Mats
  • Front, Rear and Third Row Floor Mats
  • Dual Front Air Conditioning Zones
  • Automatic Climate Control Front Air Conditioning
  • Single Rear Air Conditioning Zones
  • With Independent Controls Rear Air Conditioning
  • Leather and Wood Steering Wheel Trim
  • Single Third Row Air Conditioning Zones
  • With Independent Controls Third Row Air Conditioning
Convenience:
  • Front Console With Storage
  • Cruise Control
  • Front and Rear Cupholders
  • Includes Driver Seat
  • Includes Exterior Mirrors
  • Keyless, Illuminated Entry and Panic Alarm Multi-Function Remote
  • 2 Number of Drivers
  • Power Steering
  • Tilt and Telescopic Steering Wheel
  • Cargo Area Under Floor
  • Garage Door Opener Universal Remote Transmitter
Drivetrain /
  Suspension:
  • 4-Wheel ABS
  • 3.16 Axle Ratio
  • Coil Over Shock Front Shock
  • Independent Front Suspension
  • 12.8 Front Brake Diameter
  • 1.1 Front Brake Width
  • Ventilated Disc Front Brakes
  • Twin-Tube Gas Shock Absorbers Rear Shock
  • Coil Springs Rear Spring
  • Independent Rear Suspension
  • 13 Rear Brake Diameter
  • 0.8 Rear Brake Width
  • Ventilated Disc Rear Brakes
  • Roll Stability Control
  • Stability Control
  • Traction Control
  • Ready Trailer Hitch
Entertainment /
  Telematics:
  • Audio Security System
  • Usb Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Jack Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Compass
  • Driver Information System
  • External Temperature Display
  • Hands-Free Communication System
  • Rear Headphone Jacks
  • Single Disc In-Dash CD
  • CD MP3 Playback MP3 Player
  • Bluetooth Phone Wireless Data Link
  • Bose Premium Brand Speakers
  • Bose Premium Brand
  • Radio Data System
  • AM/FM Radio
  • Rear Volume Control Rear Audio
  • Siriusxm Satellite Radio
  • Onstar W/Turn-By-Turn Navigation Satellite Communications
  • Speed Sensitive Volume Control
  • 1 Subwoofer
  • 10 Total Number of Speakers
Exterior:
  • Ambient Lighting
  • Cargo Area Light
  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Front Fog Lights
  • Auto On/Off Headlights
  • Hid Headlights
  • Front and Rear Reading Lights
  • Power Liftgate Rear Door
Rims / Tires:
  • Inside Spare Tire Mount Location
  • Temporary Spare Tire Size
  • Steel Spare Wheel
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Chrome Aluminum Wheel
Roof / Glass:
  • Variable Intermittent Front Wipers
  • 2 One-Touch Windows
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defogger
  • Fixed Glass Rear Sunroof
  • Variable Intermittent Rear Wiper
  • With Washer Rear Wiper
  • Roof Rails
  • Solar-Tinted Glass
  • Dual-Panel Sunroof
  • Power Glass Sunroof
  • Tilt/Slide Sunroof
Safety:
  • Alarm With Engine Immobilizer Anti-Theft System
  • Child Safety Locks
  • Latch System Child Seat Anchors
  • Spotter Mirror Exterior Mirrors
  • Driver Side Auto-Dimming Exterior Mirrors
  • Heated Exterior Mirrors
  • Integrated Turn Signals Exterior Mirrors
  • Power Exterior Mirrors
  • Power Folding Exterior Mirrors
  • Dual Front Airbags
  • Auto-Dimming Inside Rearview Mirror
  • Rear Parking Sensors
  • Occupant Sensing Passenger Airbag Deactivation
  • Anti-Lockout Feature Power Door Locks
  • Remote Power Door Locks
  • Rear View Camera
  • Rear View Monitor
  • Front Side Airbags
  • Front, Rear and Third Row Side Curtain Airbags
  • Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Seating:
  • 8 Driver Seat Power Adjustments
  • Lumbar Driver Seat Power Adjustments
  • Recline Driver Seat Power Adjustments
  • Cooled Driver Seat
  • Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
  • 2 Front Headrests
  • Height Adjustable Front Headrests
  • 3-Point Front Seatbelts
  • 7 Passenger Seating
  • 4 Passenger Seat Power Adjustments
  • Lumbar Passenger Seat Power Adjustments
  • Recline Passenger Seat Power Adjustments
  • Cooled Passenger Seat
  • Multi-Level Heating Passenger Seat
  • 2 Rear Headrests
  • Height Adjustable Rear Headrests
  • Height Adjustable Third Row Rear Headrests
  • Captains Chairs Rear Seat
  • Flat Folding Rear Seat
  • 3-Point Second Row Seatbelts
  • 3 Third Row Headrests
  • 40-60 Split Bench Third Row Seat
  • Split-Folding Third Row Seat
  • 3-Point Third Row Seatbelts
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Perforated Upholstery
Vehicle Condition & History
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GMC vehicles earn spot on Madden NFL 25's roster

Wed, 17 Jul 2013 08:00:00 EST

In the real world, the Super Bowl MVP gets a Chevrolet Corvette. Last year's MVP, Joe Flacco, took delivery of a C7 Corvette Stingray after leading the Baltimore Ravens to victory over the San Francisco 49ers.
In the video game world of the Madden NFL series, the Super Bowl MVP gets a 2014 GMC Sierra Denali. Why no Stingray in the video game? Because GMC inked a deal with EA Sports for the truck and SUV builder to be named the official vehicle of the football video game's twenty-fifth anniversary edition.
The new Sierra Denali will be joined by the Yukon, Acadia, and Terrain in game, with stadium promotions for the brand throughout the season. Yes, even when you're beating the hell out of your buddy who insists on playing with the hateful Cowboys, you'll be seeing commercials. (Hold your keystrokes, Cowboy fans. We're just kidding. Sort of.)

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During the economic downturn, many car dealerships counteracted their slowing income by focusing on things that would set them apart from competition - things like the quality of customer service they provide. When the economy picked up and more sales and service followed, many also first invested those funds back into the business, improving their dealership facilities and service centers.
It looks like those investments are paying off, as J.D. Power and Associates' latest Customer Service Index Study shows that overall consumer satisfaction with dealer service has increased to 797 (on a 1,000-point scale), up from 787 in 2012 and 29 points higher than the score in 2011. The study also finds that people are more satisfied with the service they get at dealerships compared to independent service providers, despite the much higher average out-of-pocket cost per visit ($118 vs. $44).
Note, however, that this study only looks at how people are treated by a dealer's service department during the first three years of ownership (the survey is based on responses from 91,000 owners and lessees of 2008 to 2012 model year vehicles), so we're talking about the experience had when bringing a car in for repair or maintenance work, most likely under warranty. In fact, maintenance work is increasing in share and accounted for 77 percent of service visits (up from 72 percent in 2012 and 63 percent in 2011). This helps explain why customer satisfaction has also risen, since a properly maintained car is one that's less likely to require a dealer visit for an unexpected repair.

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General Motors has today unveiled its new family of fullsize SUVs, including the 2015 Chevy Tahoe, its longer Suburban sibling, and their GMC Yukon, Yukon XL and Yukon Denali cousins. More efficient powertrains, improved aerodynamics, increased connectivity and better overall refinement are what Chevy and GMC say will separate their new SUVs from the current generation.
Sporting a tried-and-true body-on-frame architecture, these full-size SUVs feature platforms that are stronger and offer a wider rear track for "a more planted stance," according to Chevy and GMC. Mounted at the front of each SUV is an EcoTec3 powertrain, which consists of a standard 355-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8 (or a 420-hp, 6.2-liter V8 for the GMC Yukon Denali alone) with direct injection, cylinder deactivation and continuously variable valve timing, that's paired with a Hydra-Matic 6L80 six-speed automatic transmission. The setup is said to be more efficient than before, though official EPA fuel economies for each vehicle are not yet available. To help the powertrain achieve the best possible fuel economy in these 5,000+ pound SUVs, the new styling was developed with aerodynamics in mind. For the same reason, electric power steering also makes its debut in the Tahoe/Suburban/Yukon family.
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