Let me know if this is a good deal - Page 2 - Mazda3 Forums : The #1 Mazda 3 Forum
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #11 of 12 (permalink) Old 01-03-2015, 09:26 PM
Moderator
 
Cab0oze's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Montreal, QC
Posts: 6,351
Garage
Quote:
Originally Posted by PsyXel View Post
Oh believe me, I mentioned this stuff to them and the guy just said "Its a used car and we're pricing it at how the market is going." I just shook his hand and said thanks.

I did offer them 5500 for it and they said they couldn't do that. They said they couldn't even do 6000. They're just sitting on it for the most part.
Hmm weird. Guess they're holding out for a sucker.
Anyhow like I said, good luck with the search, if you have any other questions just shout.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Cab0oze is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #12 of 12 (permalink) Old 01-03-2015, 10:05 PM
Le Mans: GT Class
 
DarthR8er*'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Long Beach
Posts: 652
The Subaru dealer I purchased my Mazda 3 from busted the same story. They were asking $9600 for it. After we sat down for about an hour, they threw some BS numbers at me. The total after tax and license was 10k. I offered them $8000 and the salesman quickly gave me a smirk of "you've got to be kidding me." The salesman then went to talk to the sales manager (so he claimed). He came back and said $9600 was the best they could do. I then stood up and thanked him for the test drive and his time with a solid handshake. The next day they called me and said to bring in the $8000 cash. I already was aware of the games these dealers play. I have a friend that works at a Ford dealer in 'Cerritos Auto Square", a very popular auto mall here in the Los Angeles area. He broke it down to me on how the dealers work their magic to get every penny out from a customer, especially the service department. Most dealers only pay around 20% of the cars value from a trade-in. If the trade-in is in bad shape, they send it off to an auction. You wouldn't believe the stories my friend told me that most dealers do. It'll leave you speechless.

Last edited by DarthR8er*; 01-03-2015 at 10:21 PM.
DarthR8er* is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mazda3 Forums : The #1 Mazda 3 Forum > Mazda3 General Discussion > Release / Pricing

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mazda3 Forums : The #1 Mazda 3 Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



  LinkBacks (?)
LinkBack to this Thread: http://www.mazda3forums.com/60-release-pricing/659098-let-me-know-if-good-deal.html
Posted By For Type Date
Let me know if this is a good deal - Mazda3 Forums : The #1 Mazda 3 Forum This thread Refback 10-22-2017 01:49 AM
Release / Pricing [Archive] - Mazda3 Forums : The #1 Mazda 3 Forum This thread Refback 09-06-2015 01:57 PM

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ms3 and rx8 rims deal or not so good deal 07mazzy3 Wheels / Tires 10 03-20-2009 02:39 PM
SPX-137A (Good deal and good sound?) chris17house 2004-2009 Electronics Discussion 1 01-25-2008 10:57 AM
MS3 Deal, good or not good? nick9871 Release / Pricing 7 06-15-2007 04:45 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome
8