what if the car im trying to purchase is worth less than my trade in?

Asked by Jan 29, 2018 at 09:22 PM

Question type: Car Selling & Trading In

currently have a ram 1500 big horn (leather package).  truck is more than i
currently need and would like to switch to a more gas friendly vehicle.  Hemi
V8 is a beast!

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Maybe the seller will pay you the difference. If not sell it and then buy what you want.

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If buying from a dealer they'll downgrade the trade in value on your vehicle. You can try selling your vehicle yourself first, then go shopping with cash in hand. HTH. -Jim

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