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Everyone's question is buyer specific, but some/all of your question may be easily answered using our FAQ's - check them out below!
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Rules - Laws of this Subreddit!
Please post the Model, Year, Miles and Trim when asking vehicle-specific questions to help us resolve your issue faster! This should include trim, major options (engine, 2WD/4WD, specific options or add-ons), and an honest evaluation of the condition. Mods reserve the right to remove excessively vague posts that are not clarified within a reasonable time frame.
Please let us know if you are financing or paying cash in regards to a lot purchase, so we can respond with the appropraite information for your situation. As well as what country/state you live in.
If you have suggestions/thoughts/comments or anything you need to discuss with us then please press the message the mods button below, we will reply as promptly as possible.
If Posting any type of links, Please format them. Only flaired car salespeople are allowed to submit links such as videos or blog posts. All other links are only allowed in the body of a question. Do not post a link to your dealership's site, or any site for the purpose of selling your wares. This is considered spam.
If you are a car salesperson - we encourage you to submit proof to mods to get flair, so that anyone will see if an answer comes from a salesperson, or a regular Redditor. To submit this request, message the moderators.
The Mod Team has final say in all disputes.
Spamming will not be tolerated. This includes trying to make a sale through the comments.
WE WILL NOT DO VIN CHECKS! This Includes CarFax and Autocheck, and MMRs.
We will, however, provide VIN checks for new car rebate compatibility, especially as it pertains to manufacturer pricing plans such as Ford A/D/X/Z-Plan, or FCA Affiliates Rewards Program.
24 Hour Engagement Requirement. If you post a question in this sub and then do NOT engage in the discussion within 24 hours, the thread gets deleted. These context-less threads are a breeding ground for troll activity and they contribute nothing to the overall ability of this sub to impart knowledge on subscribers. We want robust discussions here where people can get the whole picture of a situation. These threads only provide a sliver of context and result in a LOT of assumptions and guesses.
Terms - A guide to help you!
- APR - Annual Percentage Rate
- OTD - Out the Door (Pricing)
- TTT - Tag's, Title, Taxes
- NE/PE - Negative Equity or Positive Equity
- TIV - Trade in Value
- ACV - Actual Cash Value
- MSRP - Manufacturer's Standard Retail Pricing
- DX - Dealer Exchange
- CPO - Certified Pre-Owned