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Are people that dumb? dealer question
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Joe Dirt    Posted 07-25-2004 at 19:39:56       [Reply]  [No Email]
About a month or so ago we traded a car off. Today just for $h!ts and giggles we went through the lot. This is a 2000 Pontiac Grand Am, 46,000 miles, an all around nice car. We just found this truck we liked better. Anyway, the window sticker has a price tag of $13,995.Shocked
This is a dealer that has one of those "absolute best price" posted on the car. Their "best" price?
$7850!!

My question is...do people really think they are getting that good of a deal? My wife bought this car before we were married, and I know she paid $12,900 for it then...3 years ago.
Who are they fooling? Not me...Baring Teeth Now, I think the $7850 price isn't bad at all, considering they only gave us $5800 plus they had to put 4 new tires on and fix a dent. I'm not complaining about their actual sale prices, I am complaining about the tactics they use.
"Look honey, it's marked down over $6100.00! It must be a heck of a deal!"
Oh Please... Shoot Me

ok, rant over...


Clod    Posted 07-25-2004 at 19:53:13       [Reply]  [No Email]
Some fool could pay the highest marked price. If it wasnt for fools the dealers would get real skinny.


Joe Dirt    Posted 07-25-2004 at 19:57:41       [Reply]  [No Email]
You sure summed it up there...

"Some fool could...."


Clod    Posted 07-25-2004 at 20:04:41       [Reply]  [No Email]
They used to not charge for things like wipers.spare tires, jacks.. The thing that makes them fat and sassy is the kind who take their side on the wheelbarrow tire for a spare. You dont believe folks will step up to bat for these crooks? HELLO!! Anybody like the idea of a wheebarrow tire for a spare?


Joe Dirt    Posted 07-25-2004 at 20:19:41       [Reply]  [No Email]
No kidding on the doughnut spares! What is the cost difference? $20.00?
On a what? $30,000 car? yup, I can see where that extra $20.00 would change their mind....Huh? Oh Jeez


Larry 8N75381    Posted 07-25-2004 at 20:19:14       [Reply]  [No Email]
I DO NOT LIKE the presence next to me of one of those IDIOTS that drive on a “doughnut” on the interstate at 70MPH!!! And there too many that do!!!


Clod    Posted 07-25-2004 at 20:23:36       [Reply]  [No Email]
Now somebody could say.There is no room for a real tire in the trunk.


DigitalMat    Posted 07-26-2004 at 08:14:11       [Reply]  [No Email]
I used to get mad about doughnut spares, but then I realized that in over 20 years of driving, I have had only 2 flats. I saved way more than $20 bucks in gas in that time by having a lighter spare.


Clod    Posted 07-25-2004 at 20:26:19       [Reply]  [No Email]

Now here is a car.


Joe Dirt    Posted 07-25-2004 at 20:32:13       [Reply]  [No Email]
That is a nice stout truck....they just don't make 'em like that anymore!

These new ones just don't hold up!




Clod    Posted 07-25-2004 at 21:05:50       [Reply]  [No Email]
HA HA HA HA,,Funny Dirtman! Ha ha!


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