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#1 (permalink) Old 09-15-2003, 08:10 PM
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IMO there is very little room when negotiating a price w/ the seller on bimmers..so I am curious on how you ppl made out..

I was able to budge a measly $100 off the list.. n


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-err my certified pre-owned bmw was knocked down to about $3000 off.
-the M roadster was a pre-owned bmw and it was knocked down about $3500-4000 off
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We asked for $4000 off the original price, they were considering it but the manager came in and said no. So as we were walking out they came out and said Okay okay you can have it for that price.

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well since mine was under blue book value i didnt get any price negotiation but i did get free shipping

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mine was also way below blue book soi didnt get any negotiating in...just a bunch of options(loaded,tinted windows)
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i got my car for $550 under the asking price
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i traded my acura straight up for my bmw, and my acura booked about 4k cheaper that the bmw!

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i got mine for $5150 under book value, in mint condition. God Bless ebay.

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I saved about $7000 buying wholesale from a BMW Financial Services lease return auction where the local BMW stealers buy their certified pre owned cars (Yes folks $23.5k is how much i paid) as compared to $30-31k from my friendly neighborhood STEALER back in 2001.

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seller asked for 6500 i got it for 5 even though he had just put in a factory rebuilt engine

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Got about $500 off asking price. Dealer was looking at the same ads for 528 5 speeds and knew his was already priced cheaper than the others I would be looking at, and most of those were without sport package. Also, he had just got it in a couple days earlier and we both knew it would sell within 2 weeks at his asking price.

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Got about $500 off asking price. Dealer was looking at the same ads for 528 5 speeds and knew his was already priced cheaper than the others I would be looking at, and most of those were without sport package. Also, he had just got it in a couple days earlier and we both knew it would sell within 2 weeks at his asking price.
i really want a 528 5 speed. i'm not so sure about the reliability of it. maintenance would probably be high on a BMW over 5 years old.

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Umm I bought mine privately from my sister....I think book was like 23,000 and she sold it to me for 17,500... so I guess I made out good

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