GM pushes back Olds date

General Motors has pushed back by one month a deadline for Oldsmobile dealersto leave their business without financial penalty.

In a letter to dealers, GM extended inventory assistance for Oldsmobile dealers who are working out termination agreements to Oct. 31.

GM previous-ly set Sept. 30 as the deadlinefor dealers to return unsold vehicles withoutbeing charged for advertising, wholesale floorplan assistance and the Oldsmobile stocking allowance

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