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#3252 of 4032 Toyota giving an extra $1000 customer rebate through 3/1
Feb 25, 2010 (12:57 pm)
I got two calls and 3 emails from different dealers all stating that they are able to take another $1000 off in addition to the cutrrent $1000 customer cash rebate. This was good through 3/1/10. I'm in Ohio. So now there is $2000 total customer cash on RAV4's. Good time to purchase... BUT... Is there something better coming in March? Hmmmmm... decisions.. decisions...
Also one dealer said this applies to a lease as well. So maybe it is combinable with all finance specials.
Has anyone else heard about this new $1000?
#3253 of 4032 Re: Toyota giving an extra $1000 customer rebate through 3/1 [wooohaaa]
Feb 26, 2010 (10:25 am)
May be a regional thing, here the only things available are the low APR, $1000.00 owner loyalty rebate, $1000.00 college cash rebate, and the $500.00 military bonus cash.
#3254 of 4032 Re: Toyota giving an extra $1000 customer rebate through 3/1 [wooohaaa]
Feb 26, 2010 (2:37 pm)
I heard that too, but couldn't verify it from Toyota. But this is true: some dealers may match the $1,000 Loyalty rebate from Toyota which means the total rebate could be up to $2,000. But it is from particular dealers (thus their deadlines vary also), not a Toyota's promotion.
#3255 of 4032 $2000 rebate?????
Feb 27, 2010 (9:30 pm)
I just got back from my local Toyota dealer here in Oregon. The sales guy I talked with had only been there a month so was not up to speed. They had 10 RAV4s in inventory and most had a $570 rebate listed on the window sticker. It didn't actually say rebate but I can't remember the exact words. There was one Limited model that had just come off the truck and it had a $2000 figure in place of the $570 figure on the others(some were Limited models too.) So maybe this is something new for March. If I can get them to give me the Fitzmall price, less $2000 in rebates, I think I will be driving a new RAV4 soon. Of course they will have to let me order it the way I want it with the right colors and options. Maybe too much to ask. Time will tell.
#3256 of 4032 Re: 2010 RAV4 4-Cyl FWD LTD Blizzard Pear in Houston, TX [cyrusd]
Feb 27, 2010 (9:52 pm)
I pulled the trigger this afternoon on a 2010 RAV4 4Cyl LTD FWD. The deal includes $1000 Loyalty and $1000 College Grad Rebates. Here are the details:
Sales price: $25,945
Final price: $23,945
Sales tax (6.25% in TX): $1,497
Doc fee and license: $324
OTD price: $25,766
This vehicle was installed these packages: BC (backup camera), QY (extra value package) and special color (i chose the Blizzard Pearl). This car is awesome! My wife totally loves it.
Thank you for all of your contributions in this thread. This forum, especially this thread, helped me a lot.
#3257 of 4032 Want to buy a Toyota RAV4 in Sacramento
Feb 28, 2010 (11:46 am)
We are looking at buying a Toyota RAV4 4-Cyl FWD Limited in Sacaramento CA area w/backup camera (BC),and QY(Extra value). We would like to get factory rebates. Not a lot available w/backup camera in N. CA. Also, CA doesn't seem to be offering those great $1000 rebates that some bloggers are talking about. How about if I take a Southwest airlines flight (cheap) and fly to one of the other states, like Oregon or Texas?
#3258 of 4032 Re: Want to buy a Toyota RAV4 in Sacramento [cherelle]
Feb 28, 2010 (4:50 pm)
Cherelle, I would wait until this coming week to see what Toyota has up their sleeve in terms of rebates. I think $500 rebates have been the norm all over the country, not counting any loyalty, college, or military rebates. I don't know what the rules are for them.
#3259 of 4032 Re: $2000 rebate????? [evergreen]
Feb 28, 2010 (10:03 pm)
Gads, you can't be too careful. I went back to the Toyota dealer to check out that window sticker that had the $2000 deduction from the MSRP at the bottom of the window sticker. One of the options was the QY Extra Value Package which was listed as having an MSRP of $3480. According to Edmunds, the MSRP is actually $1480. So then they deduct $2000 at the bottom of the window sticker and call it an Extra Value Package bonus or something which leads one to believe that they are saving $2000 of MSRP because of they are selling a particular option at a discount. Seems like this should be labeled false and misleading. Your average buyer would never think to check the actual MSRP of the options listed. I can't believe this is legal. Is this common at other dealers?
#3260 of 4032 Re: $2000 rebate????? [evergreen]
Mar 02, 2010 (7:47 am)
I have been talking to a dealer on and off for the last 2 weeks. He can't seem to get that I won't be buying a car unless the price drops. All dealers are like that though I guess.
#3261 of 4032 2010 new rav4 V6 price, good?
Mar 04, 2010 (9:47 am)
Vehicle Base Model ..........................:$ 25110.00
50 State Emissions .........................
17" 5-Spoke Aluminum Alloy Wheels .......... 440.00
Extra Value Package ........................840.00
V6 Tow Prep Pkg - 3,500lbs ................. 160.00
Bluetooth Handsfree ........................ 299.00
Mudguard ................................... 99.00
Carpet Floor Mats .......................... 109.00
Total MSRP...................................:$ 27857.00
Dealer offers $25619 plus tax
How much can I still haggle for a better price? thanks