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03-25-2013 04:12 PM
leoingle
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Originally Posted by Buickboy View Post
only the base S model has manual windows. sounds like theyre misrepresenting the car. you could use that info to break their balls or keep looking to find what you want
yeah, that is what i thought about doing. might just do it to see their reaction.
03-25-2013 04:11 PM
leoingle
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well ok... what did they offer? 6.99?

as long as u dont pay it off in less than 6 months (depends on the cu) you should be ok
i'm not real worried about the rate, it'll be good plus, it really wont matter since i'm paying it off in a year.
03-25-2013 03:36 PM
Buickboy
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i know it doesn't have power windows. so apparently they are trying to pull a fast one.
only the base S model has manual windows. sounds like theyre misrepresenting the car. you could use that info to break their balls or keep looking to find what you want
03-25-2013 03:33 PM
FLYLOW
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well, dont have that cash sitting around, and i lost my ski mask, so i cant rob a bank. not as much as trying to fix my credit as i am building a relationship with the CU. i have a real small amount of old bad stuff on my credit, but my biggest problem is i dont have much of anything new. and any vehicle financed is giong to require full coverage which is always more expensive than the 39 buck liability. i'm not really worried about that. i'd have it paid off within a year.
well ok... what did they offer? 6.99?

as long as u dont pay it off in less than 6 months (depends on the cu) you should be ok
03-25-2013 03:27 PM
leoingle
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well, not sure why but used cars like this its best to pay cash... my svt was advertised at $7995 and i got it for $5500 cash a year and 4 months ago... if you loan ull end up paying more and some/most banks/cu's require you to get a certain type of insurance, you cant just get a basic one for $39 a month like i have and thats even more money at the end. are you trying to fix ur credit or something? theres better faster ways of doing it...
well, dont have that cash sitting around, and i lost my ski mask, so i cant rob a bank. not as much as trying to fix my credit as i am building a relationship with the CU. i have a real small amount of old bad stuff on my credit, but my biggest problem is i dont have much of anything new. and any vehicle financed is giong to require full coverage which is always more expensive than the 39 buck liability. i'm not really worried about that. i'd have it paid off within a year.
03-25-2013 03:21 PM
FLYLOW
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yeah, just gonna get a small loan from my credit union to pay for it.
well, not sure why but used cars like this its best to pay cash... my svt was advertised at $7995 and i got it for $5500 cash a year and 4 months ago... if you loan ull end up paying more and some/most banks/cu's require you to get a certain type of insurance, you cant just get a basic one for $39 a month like i have and thats even more money at the end. are you trying to fix ur credit or something? theres better faster ways of doing it...
03-25-2013 02:38 PM
leoingle
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Make sure its actually a SES model. Ive been scoping out used foci and there are so many times where they say SES and it's clearly a S or SE. Look for painted hatch trim, 16" wheels, a tach, power windows, foglights, a rear swaybar and cruise to be sure
i know it doesn't have power windows. so apparently they are trying to pull a fast one.
03-25-2013 02:35 PM
Buickboy Make sure its actually a SES model. Ive been scoping out used foci and there are so many times where they say SES and it's clearly a S or SE. Look for painted hatch trim, 16" wheels, a tach, power windows, foglights, a rear swaybar and cruise to be sure
03-25-2013 01:35 PM
leoingle
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wait, you're financing it?
yeah, just gonna get a small loan from my credit union to pay for it.
03-25-2013 01:34 PM
FLYLOW
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well, i would do that if i wasnt going through my credit union....
wait, you're financing it?
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