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Old 03-07-2009, 06:03 PM
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Default Manufacturer Buy-backs

Looking to buy an '06 diesel megacab. I've encountered some manufacturers' buybacks in my search. Would I be an idiot to even consider these? One in particular was returned for an unspecified check engine light and the "repair" was "could not duplicate". I'm a commercial pilot and chronic write-ups followed by "could not duplicate" are a huge red flag, so this one is a no-go. But it got me wondering about the buy backs in general. Under what conditions would it make sense to pick one up?

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Walk away from the buy backs... these are the lemons!
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Yup, what cerres said. Not something you want to sink your money into. Find a clean, used one that you can verify repairs on via CarFax.
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Agree. Find a good used one.
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