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Saab 9-3, Car Leasing, Convertible, Sedan, Wagon
#208 of 559 Re: Saab Convertible Current Lease Rates? [edmundhere]
Aug 06, 2006 (4:56 am)
Hi edmundhere. Saab publishes lease rates for its vehicles instead of the money factors that most banks use. You can convert its published lease rates into approximate money factor equivalents by dividing them by 2400. Its current base lease rate and residual value for a 27 month lease of a 2006 9-3 2.0T Convertible with 15,000 miles per year are 6.34% and 72%, respectively. The numbers for an otherwise identical lease of an '06 9-3 Aero Convertible are 6.34% and 71%. You're right, this lease rate is not very good. The rate for all other terms is the same.
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#209 of 559 2006 Saab 9-3 Lease numbers
Aug 09, 2006 (10:03 am)
Here is the quote I got for 2006 Saab 9-3 2.0T automatic with cold weather package. 7 spoke weels and Moon Roof
Selling price : $28560
$424/ Month Including taxes for 39 months Lease for 12000 Miles.
Let me know if this is a good deal.
#210 of 559 Re: 2006 Saab 9-3 Lease numbers [radioative2006]
Aug 10, 2006 (11:43 am)
I am looking at this offer:
for the 9-3 2.0T Aero, which is $240 a month with $1999 down and saab loyalty. This is for GMS (employee discount) eligable people only.
My question: Is this a fair price for a lease. I have strong credit and do not want to put any money down, I was going to roll the $1999 and $1000 (loyalty) into the payment. So I figured the payment would be about $355 plus tax, is this correct?
Do anyone know how much money will be added each month by going from a 10k to 12k and from a 12k to 15k lease over 27 months?
Note: I spoke with the dealer. The $1999 down includes destination and first payment. So rolling hte $1999 plus the $1000 owner loyalty would be a "sign and drive" minus up-front costs (plate, title, etc).
I was also quoted miles at .20 a mile upfront. So 12K a year is 4000 miles over 27 months, or $800.
#211 of 559 Re: 2006 Saab 9-3 Lease numbers [redrumkev]
Aug 10, 2006 (12:21 pm)
I was told by my dealer that anyone can use the GMS discount as long as they receive a code from a GM employee. This is different from the past where you needed to be related to a GM employee, and this offer is unlimited. It doesn't cost the employee anything, but it saves me alot.
Does anyone have the ability to provide me with a GMS code?
Thanks for the help.
#212 of 559 Re: 2006 Saab 9-3 Lease numbers [tglover1281]
Aug 10, 2006 (12:47 pm)
I am getting this from my brother, who said that he only has a limited number and can only give them to family, including brothers/sisters, childern, parents and grandparents of the employee.
#213 of 559 Re: 2006 Saab 9-3 Lease numbers [redrumkev]
Aug 10, 2006 (6:21 pm)
I am getting the code from my Friend, He is a very close friend of mine and not related to me or my family. they can get only two codes per month.My above numbers are for 0 Down all I am paying is first months payment and $305 for title registration. Just an update that I missed the premium package in the above list I posted. SO its all available options except the Navigation package. $425/ month Out of door. 0 Down. 12k miles per year and its 39 months lease
#214 of 559 To Radioactive2006
Aug 10, 2006 (9:14 pm)
I was able to visit a different dealer this evening and locked in on the deal I will be taking.
Aero 9-3 with Auto and Cold Weather Package:
27 month 12,000/miles year lease for $369 a month (including tax, 6% in Michigan). Total due at signing is first month payment, $124.50 in taxes (on $2,000 rebate), title $23 and doc fee of $75. So $591.50 due.
27 month 15,000/miles year lease for $381 a month (including tax, 6% in Michigan). Total due at signing is first month payment, $124.50 in taxes (on $2,000 rebate), title $23 and doc fee of $75. So $603.50 due.
Because I had another GM lease, I will not have to pay a security deposit.
The residuals were .67 on the 12k lease and .66 on the 15K lease with a 3.94 rate and $2000 back on Aero, plus the GMS (Employee pricing) discount. I think this is a great price for an almost $35K sedan.
Is there anything else that I am missing or should try to negotiate? I will be picking this vehicle up on Monday.
#215 of 559 Re: To Radioactive2006 [redrumkev]
by kyfdx@Edmunds HOST
Aug 11, 2006 (3:30 am)
Those look like great deals...
If you have any doubts at all about how much mileage you need, grab the 15K allowance.. For $12/mo. it is cheap insurance against being over mileage..
#216 of 559 Re: To Radioactive2006 [redrumkev]
Aug 11, 2006 (4:13 am)
This looks like a great deal. I am in IL and difference is I have to pay 8% taxes on the selling price. which is probabely $32690, Which comes to about 2800 which addes about $70 to the monthly payments Plus I have the premium package which adds $21 per month. Over all I think I am getting a similar deal with the exception of the IL 8% taxes. That tax is what is killing me.
Any one defers that..
#217 of 559 2006 Saab 9-3 to redrumkev
Aug 11, 2006 (5:57 am)
Hi redrumkev or any one who can answer the question. Can some one living in IL lease a car in Michigan and drive it back to IL, Obviously the deals are sweeter in Michigan than Chicago ? Any issues other than the tax...