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Old 01-09-2008, 11:09 AM   #1
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Is it worth it?

Saw a 1994 VX at a dealer for $3450. Could only view pix of it and talk to a salesman.
Looks nearly perfect. 145K miles; no apparent rust or bubbles; clear history; factory alloys; could use a buff job, that seems to be it. No warranty.

Your thoughts? This is a dealer price so it'll naturally be higher than private...

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Kelley Blue Book lists retail at $4,285. KBB lists private party excellent condition at $3,130.

If it's got A/C then it's REALLY worth it. If the buyer's guide quoted above is followed and it's perfect - then go for it. May want to talk him down a little. $4000 cash may work if it's got no defects. Used car salesmen work on commission.

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Talk them down to $3,000. They want to sell just as much as you want it.
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Cash in hand does wonders. offer 3400 out the door (meaning they take tax, title, reg, doc, etc out of the 3400 rather than adding to it)
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