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Old 09-23-2016, 08:19 PM
 
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Not sure if you guys remember me, but I had 2004 Chevy cavalier. It was terrible. The clearcoat was all peeled. The interior cracked so much, that the air vents fell off. I saved and saved money for years. I didn't buy clothes. I didn't eat at restaurants. I lived frugally for the past 2 years. I would post on this forum all the time, because I wanted something better so badly.

I finally found a good deal at a Mazda dealership and bought a 2014 Mazda 6 iTouring with tech package, which comes with navigation, 9 bose speakers, and other goodies. All for $17000, factory certified and 23k miles.

I had 25k in the bank. I was going to pay cash, but decided to put 10k down and finance the rest. I got a 4.5% interest rate, which considering my credit score of 640, it is not that bad, but thanks to the downpayment. I'm paying $200 a month for the car and insurance comes at $80 a month for full coverage with $500 deductibles.

The dealer manager told me. I can see that you can't wait to get rid of that car. I said good bye to my old car. Now I only need to tint the windows for it to look better.

Not mine, but it looks exactly the same


 
Old 09-23-2016, 08:23 PM
 
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Congrats! Nice looking ride.
 
Old 09-23-2016, 08:25 PM
 
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very nice. i hope it serves you well over the years you own it. just remember to take good care of it.
 
Old 09-23-2016, 08:31 PM
 
Location: Spring Hill, Florida
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Enjoy. I hope it serves you well.

Once you pay it off, just wait and see how that will improve your credit score.
 
Old 09-23-2016, 08:40 PM
 
Location: Niceville, FL
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Congrats on the new ride!
 
Old 09-23-2016, 09:21 PM
 
Location: Alaska
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Remember lurking around your post. Congratulations on your purchase, those Mazda's are nice! Brother-in-law had one as a rental last summer and he beat the ever living **** out of it to no end. Was very pepper and quick for a little engine with great gas mileage.

Good buy!
 
Old 09-23-2016, 10:24 PM
 
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Not sure if you guys remember me
How could we forget.
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