We are trying to sell our truck 2003 Ford Explorer for a smaller vehicle.
The problem is that everytime we go to the dealership and try to trade it in.
Most of the dealerships don't even want our truck. They try to convince us to keep the truck and just finish the payments AND buy their car too. Which of course we are not crazy enough to do.
They say that they have too many trucks on the lot right now, they don't even want the truck.
Our truck is a Gas Guzzler and we need to save on gas right now.
Any suggestions or help or our WE stuck for a while?
My suggetion is to get a Toyota. If you had one I am betting every dealer in your town would be trying to buy it from you. I have had several and they all seem to be very happy doing 350,000 miles +. My latest Tacoma Pick-up has over a quarter of a Million miles and is still going strong, hence no reson to sell it yet...
If I had a bundle of cash I might try one of the Electric Hybrid Toyota Prius cars, but I'd opt for the bolt-in extra batterys solution to burning far less gas and just plug in at home more often. Most drivers drive less than forty miles a day anyway.
On a slightl different note:
A really neat E-Car site is acpropulsion.com his electric cars are Fantasic! I believe his, (Allan Cocconi's), research and development of electric cars is one of the reasons we are seeing so much movement towards Electric vehicles.... Alan Cocconi the owner and developer of the T-Zero electric car that goes 0 to 60 in less than 4 seconds...That makes it faster than the Ferrari, the Covette and the Porsche.
All my best,
Miles Cobbett, Author of Champion ISBN 0741444186
2)sell it to second hand markets
3)ford is gas guzzler , try to convince some one who need that powerfull truck.
I would say you are stuck for a while. Many Americans who bought gas guzzling trucks with no regard for the environment or cost of fuel will find it difficult to get rid of those trucks - especially with the amount of them being dumped on the market. Gas in Europe has reached epic prices, and I imagine the US will follow along. Think $9 a gallon soon.....
Try removing a couple of spark plugs
I like Marks suggestion Still a smart a** , No wonder his brothers call him that ;-)
Sell it on ebay this month they are having one of those deals where you can sell you car or truck with out paying listing fees until it sells. Not a bad deal . When you do sell it they charge you $125.00
Search for your truck and see what other people are paying for a similar one. People are still buying gas guzzlers, you know Americans many of them still think the government is going to help out the average guy.
I would try selling it yourself if you can, rather than trading it in.
We had a similar experience a few months ago. We tried selling our 1999 Ford F150. I had an ad posted on Auto Trader for over six weeks, and we only had two calls. One was some guy asking if we'd like to trade our truck for his mobile powerwashing business, and the other guy offered us $2000 less than what we listed the truck for. We decided it would be best to keep the truck for now. Good luck to you.
Yes I agree that you should try selling it on Craig List.
Orlando Third Party Logistics is the distribution of orders to numerous destination points within a particular geographic region. Characteristics include a high frequency of regular shipments in LTL quantities, typically in the 150 to 10,000 pound range.
by kvasanthak 6 years ago
one of the unit owners in the condo property I live in is trying to sell his unit on short sale...and yet he has condo fee arrears of over 4000.00 dollars .Do you think Home Oweners association can get this money back from the new buyer? or what option areavilable to recoup this money. Sad...
by lupine 6 years ago
How much can I get for a 1975 Datsun B210 that I'm trying to sell?How would I go about pricing something like this? Any information would be helpful. It runs, automatic, hatchback, 4 cyl, etc.
by mischeviousme 6 years ago
Christianity is one of the largest money makers in the world, but it's not really the church. It's the people selling their brain poison, trying to make a buck on the other sheople. Why do christians buy into it? Why do they think another christian has the answer? Why do they say it's divinely...
by TylerSteele 7 years ago
How should I go about trying to sell my first short ebook?Im only 18 and dont have any money to spare on anything like publishing. Is there any way of making money from it for free??? Thanks
by sallyjane 8 years ago
I have joined a online shopping store, and I am trying to sell my products. Question is, with...thousands joining everyday to the shoppers club to sale, can a person really make this work,before I invest a lot of time and money.I really want it to work.
by Stacie L 6 years ago
If the govt was so determined to help clean the environment and stop global warming then why don't they give every American driver a voucher for a new or recent electric car?With gas prices climbing and dam ethanol getting worse mileage, I think the citizens can use a real bail out and give ...
Copyright © 2019 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|