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Old Mar 28th 2008, 6:58 pm
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I have to buy 2 cars with the car allowance I am being given by my employer and, instead of going for 2 smaller new cars, am considering buying 2 larger used cars....

Knowing the breadth and depth of expertise of knowledge within this hallowed group of people, I was hoping someone could give me an idea of which used car dealers to steer (!!!) clear of and which ones were ok...
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Old Mar 28th 2008, 7:04 pm
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I have heard horror stories about 4x4 BUT then my friend bought two cars from the SZR branch and is really happy with them I think it is just pot luck to be honest with you. Can you not stretch to getting a new one?
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Old Mar 28th 2008, 7:48 pm
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Think you can also buy them at auctions (e.g. Golden Bell - they auction repossessed cars from defaulting auto loan customers) on behalf of banks). Have heard you can get some pretty good deals here...
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or have a look on Dubizzle.com
usually some reasonable deals on there
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and the expatwoman classifieds
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Old Mar 29th 2008, 8:09 pm
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go up to al awir used car complex, its located of al khail road past the country club. ie head for hatta on al khail and when you pass the country club turn, keep going and the place is signposted about half a mile later. Although known as al awir complex its nowhere near al awir so dont go to al awir.
thousands and thousands of cars up there.....literallly. most of the big dealers also have their second hand units up there.
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Originally Posted by shiva
go up to al awir used car complex, its located of al khail road past the country club. ie head for hatta on al khail and when you pass the country club turn, keep going and the place is signposted about half a mile later. Although known as al awir complex its nowhere near al awir so dont go to al awir.
thousands and thousands of cars up there.....literallly. most of the big dealers also have their second hand units up there.
Sounds like the palce to go... Ill do a search and see if I can get an idea of their inventory....

Thanks muchly, shiva.......
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be careful though, alot of the cars up there are imports or damaged ones that have been repaired
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Al Awir and Golden Bell are good suggestions, if you need to shop around more you could hit the used car areas in Shj.
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