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#1 (permalink) Old 10-21-2012, 08:39 PM
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About to buy a 08 M5..am I getting a good deal?

Hey guys, like the title says Im thinking of buying a 08 SMG M5 with 49k miles. Theyre giving me a 7yr/100k mile drivetrain warranty, also the car has a Tubi Exhaust and theyre shipping it to me for free. The price right now is $43,800. Payments would be around $589..do you guys think Im getting a good deal? Any input would be greatly appreciated..Also not sure if it makes a difference but Im trading in my truck and theyre giving me top dollar for the trade in based on NADA values, plus they want an additional $2500 down..what do you all think? Thanks


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Do your due diligence first

First of all, they SHIPPING it to you?? Have you seen this car in person and driven it? Beyond that, have you done the background/service record checks?

Generally, when you get a good deal on a trade-in, the price was too high to begin with. They're not about to lose money on the deal. It sounds to me like you should tread carefully here. Just my 2 cents.
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You should post a link to the ad. Where are you, and where is the car? While its possible to buy a car without seeing it, I would rather see and drive the car first. Its easy to cover up problems in pictures. Make sure you run the VIN first.


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