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Deaal Talk 156 Resale and Maintennce

Resale and Maintenance We have saved people millions Honda picked best overall FTC takes on dealer financing tricks Consumer report is almost right The day after delivery Review maintenance after you buy Resale without expense Service is another $ sign … Continue reading

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DEal Talk 155 Those ads and gimmicks

Those crazy ads and gimmicks New ways to get you in Trying to help Edmonds US news Old story More cons then pros Bait and switch Disclosures Head for the country Radio ads unclear at the end The culture in … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 154 Questions and answers

Questions and answers Monroney like pricing around the world Option prices and standard equipment lists 10 points on a label Remove and replace Diesels are old school Everything costs more Commercial use Salvaged for sale Title marked Repaired for resale … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 153 What to do when the deal is done

What to do when the deal is done Consumer report fees edition I had a lot to say With lots of choices, stick to the high resale brands Some brands don’t have good resale no matter what Review the Monroney … Continue reading

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Deal talk 152 Buying public and ready your trade in

Buying from the public and ready your Trade in Buying from an individual Why they are selling What you should verify and know Trade Retailing pays Trade or not to trade Know what you are trading Deal first, trade second … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 151 Adding options from the F&I office

Adding options from the F&I office No Internet companies for due diligence quotes Use your market No to everything can be as bad as yes Geographic add-ons help resale OEM add-ons Dealers use add-ons Appearance Prepaid maintenance Life and Accident … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 150 When you buy a truck

Deal Talk Trucks Automotive world laughs about CFPB Subaru gets caught Up to $16000 off Used deal, maybe not The box size Cab counts Transmission matters Engine power pays 4×4 = $x$ Keeps on giving Resale is king Always OTD … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 149 New and used vehicle labels

Deal Talk 149 New and used vehicle labels  Arbitration is binding Dodd-Frank repeal Higher finance mark ups Dealer profits will get higher Shop the rates Think MPG Labels Monroney matters Additional Information Addendum types Buyers guide Used labels MSRP for … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 148 Balloons and Floods

BALLOONS AND FLOODS Balloon loan types No guarantees Only sound like a lease Starting low and ending high Refinance blues Long-term alternative They are everywhere Avoiding a flood unit Beware of location Areas to identify Don’t be price blind Low … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 147 Buying when you’re in a Hurry

Dealing when you’re in a hurry Where is the data? Which SUV equals resale Sales and F&I are up everywhere Buyer beware when rushing Due diligence in a hurry but do it Phone and Internet A one-price store? One day, … Continue reading

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