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Need help with asking price for trailer

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by DBTaco, Jul 17, 2013.

  1. Jul 17, 2013 at 7:31 AM
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    DBTaco

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    I'm thinking about selling my 2007 Carry on 6'x10' open utility trailer with the 1' sides and split rear gate. It has the 3,000 lb axles, pressure treated wood floor 15" wheels. I think the tires are 205/xx/15. I have a spare tire and rim but leaks air, but extra wheel is good. Also has jack(forgot the correct name).

    I've been seeing on craigslist anywhere from $700 for home made trailers that looked old on up. If I remember right, I think I paid $1,050 or $1,100 when I bought it new. I've been the only owner and has a clean title. I need a little help with the asking price before I tell people about it or put an ad on Craigslist. I think the exact trailer new is somewhere around $1300-$1400 so I don't know how much a trailer really depreciates.
     
  2. Jul 17, 2013 at 7:38 AM
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    rickmeseke

    rickmeseke subaru of america

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    Ill drive to nc and take it off your hands if you give it to me free :)
     
  3. Jul 17, 2013 at 7:42 AM
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    DBTaco

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    Probably need to come with some cash. :)
     
  4. Jul 17, 2013 at 7:43 AM
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    TrdSurgie

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    Rear leaf spring tsb 5000 miles, w ac fan 26k miles, windshield creaking 28k miles- not warranty. Bad upper idler pulleys 32k miles- not warranty, Toyota Quality!
    Put up a price that is 10-15% less then new for pisting purposes. Go from there during the negociation process.
     
  5. Jul 17, 2013 at 5:39 PM
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    DBTaco

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    So, a good asking price would be somewhere between $900-$1,000?
     
  6. Jul 17, 2013 at 5:41 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    Core-Hurst short throw shifter & T-handle / Carbon Fiber Interior / custom console light / De-badged / leather interior / Heated Front seats / Red Line Hood Struts / Painted speaker grills /one-off TRD Satoshi Grill/ Pioneer AVIC-X920BT HU / Scangauge II / Black LED Tails / Dash Mount for iPad / Safari Snorkel / Illuminated 4x4 switch / Leer 100XQ Cap / 4x Innovations sliders / Rear Diff Breather Mod / front windows tinted to 35% / Brute Force Fab Hybrid Front Bumper / BAMF Rear Diff Skid / Budbuilt Skids / CBI Trail Master 2.0 rear hybrid bumper / Fox rr coils/ TC UCA's/ TC spindle gussets/ TC Cam Tab gussets / Dakar leafs / Defined Engineering shackles / All pro U bolt flip / Timbren Rear Bumpstops / BAMF LCA skids / Exhaust Dump / Fog Light anytime Mod / LowRange Off Road extended rear brake lines / ATO Shackle Flip / sectioned Bushwhacker flares / re-geared to 4.56 / ARB Front & Rear Locking Diff / ARB CKMA12 compressor / PrInSu full rack system / 1" body lift
    That sounds about right.
     
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