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#43363 of 43871 Re: 2001-2005 Subaru Forester trade-in and dealer retail values. [steine13]
Dec 14, 2012 (5:53 pm)
I happened to be at a Toyota dealer today, on the used car lot. While waiting for the salesguy to go find a car, I looked at what they had. Mostly relatively normal looking prices (for a dealer) on middle-aged Yotas. But, they also had a nice looking Imprezza.
2010, dark blue, AT, moonroof, cloth seats. Not sure miles, but maybe 30? Nothing I recall being high.
except the price. "no need to haggle" tag of $16,995. 17K for a 3 YO preza? How much more could it cost to get a comparable one brand new?
#43364 of 43871 Re: 2004 BMW 330xi [servoman2]
Dec 14, 2012 (8:01 pm)
OK, I have given up on the r-title 330, and I have moved on to other local deals on the same car.... can you tell me if either of these sounds like a reasonable price?: (Pittsburgh, PA area)
2002: 330xi, Silver, 146K, Premium, Sport, Cold Weather, Xenon, 1 owner, all records, brand new tires and inspection, garage kept at home and at work. Everything perfect except a few small rust bubbles along the back wheel wells. Seller asking $7,500 firm
2004: 330xi, Black, 85K, Same options, Black BMW wheels, 3rd owner with clean carfax, perfect condition. Seller asking $14,500.
#43365 of 43871 Re: 2002 Saab 9-3 Viggen value? [bayareafred]
by kyfdx@Edmunds HOST
Dec 14, 2012 (9:26 pm)
In the dictionary, next to the definition of "torque steer", there is a picture of a Saab 9-3 Viggen...
#43366 of 43871 Re: 2001-2005 Subaru Forester trade-in and dealer retail values. [stickguy]
Dec 15, 2012 (10:20 pm)
Subarus just get absolutely silly money on the used market. That 2010 Impreza you saw probably stickered somewhere just under $21K and probably drove away right around 20. The 2012 Impreza Premiums with a moonroof and CVT stickered in the 22s.
#43367 of 43871 Re: 2004 Toyota Sienna XLE/Limited Minivan [qbrozen]
Dec 18, 2012 (12:20 pm)
Okay I hate to ask you this...but I am stuck on this one vehicle in particular. Looking to trade in my 2004 Toyota Sienna XLE Limited van on a 2011 Ford Explorer Limited. It has 28,000 miles on it, and the internet "asking price" is around 31,000. It is loaded, but doesn't have DVD or a moonroof. I don't know if that is a good deal. Also, it is nearing the end of the month, and the year. Wouldn't the dealer want to get rid of it, since they've had it since early September?! I need to know your opinion, please.
#43368 of 43871 Re: 2004 Toyota Sienna XLE/Limited Minivan [haydellamelia]
Dec 19, 2012 (8:17 am)
They are trading for a bit north of $28k, so it seems they are already being pretty aggressive at $31k. Lack of moonroof and DVD on a Limited is probably why its still sitting there. They may be willing to cut it loose for $30k, but I wouldn't count on it.
How do you know how long they've had it?
#43369 of 43871 Re: 2004 Toyota Sienna XLE/Limited Minivan [qbrozen]
Dec 19, 2012 (8:38 am)
I looked on the carfax report and it states when the dealer acquired it. I know that whomever owned it traded it in for a maxima. He did tell me yesterday that he would go down to 30,900. I still feel as if Torres a better deal elsewhere to be made.
#43370 of 43871 Re: 2004 Toyota Sienna XLE/Limited Minivan [haydellamelia]
Dec 19, 2012 (8:40 pm)
Yeah I have decided that the Explorer is a no go. Thank you for all of your helpful information. I truly appreciate it! I, however today found my future SUV. I will hold out for a new Nissan Pathfinder Platinum. Drove one today and LOVE it! Again, thanks!
#43372 of 43871 Re: 2012 BMW 328i Sedan [koctailz]
Dec 20, 2012 (3:44 pm)
looks nice. and low miles. 6K off sticker is a decent amount, though probably not much less than you could have gotten it for new as a leftover (I assume the 12's are gone by now? If not, a good way to go).
from the carfax, it has only been in service for less than 6 months, so plenty of warranty left.