How much do you think I should I get in cash for my 2001 Alero with 80k for my dads vette with 140k?

Jt3533
0

Asked by Jt3533 May 01, 2013 at 08:18 PM about the 1987 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

Question type: Shopping & Pricing

My alero does have about $1700 dollars worth of front end damage that I got from my
insurance company. I never did have the repairs done but instead pocketed the money.
The corvette does not have any real damage done to it but their is some spots of paint
that are withering away on front. The corvette runs pretty well for an 1987 vette but does
produce a lot of smoke but runs well for an old car.

3 Answers

Racer_X
13,535

It's worth about $2,300 approx. since it's in "Fair" Condition (due to the unfixed damage)...Assuming someone wants to buy it that way (I wouldn't ...front end damage or ANY damage = NO sale in my book)...that person will negotiate down to get repair work done. So I doubt you'd get much more than $500.00 for it ($2,300 - $1,700 = $600). Guess you're trying to get the Vette from Pops, huh....how much is he asking for it? LOL

Jt3533
0

Yea well the whole idea is I take the vette and get some cash for it so my sister can drive my car. And last time I heard from him he said he'd take $4500 to 4000 cash for it. Theirs a picture attached that shows some of the front damage. The trades not really about looks for my sister but more durability and how long it will last for her through Highschool and college. Thank you for your answer.

califcarson
3,755

If you are giving the car with what looks like cosmetic damage to your sister to drive, why are you asking about selling the Corvette? Is your dad buying the car for your sister and giving you the Vette in trade + the difference? How much do you love your daddy? 3 grand for your car, 3 grand for the Vette. Fair trade? The smoke could be just a tune-up requirement and some TLC. Have a mech check the smoke to see if it is burning oil. If that is the case, the exhaust pipes will be black on the inside. If the smoke is white and has a sweet smell, it may be a head gasket leak. Check the dip stick, and if the oil looks milky in color, the heads need to be pulled and regasketed.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • is 16k too much for 140k miles on a 2008 cheverlot suburban z71? 4 answers

    I noticed a clean nice looking 2008 Chevy Suburban. the main problem I have is that it has 140k mile on it and its only 5 years old. that 28 a year. carfax gives it one owner and no accidents on file...

    2008 Chevrolet Suburban LTZ 1500 4WD

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

  • 2001 4wd 1 answer

    I have a 2001 Suburban with 140K miles. Just recently it stopped shifting into 4wd. When I press any 4wd mode, the switch just blinks. I can hear the motor on the middle transfer case engage. Is there...

    2001 Chevrolet Suburban LT 1500 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Trading impala 07 9 answers

    I wanna trade it in please tell me how much would I get.It has 140k milea good condition

    2007 Chevrolet Impala LTZ

    -

    General

  • my 01 tahoe running, rought idle as its running. 2 answers

    01 tahoe with 5.3 4wd, as its running it will start to run rough, feels like a misfire, but not check engine light, but as soon as i accelerate it corrects itself, and runs smooth, it has 140k on it, ...

    2001 Chevrolet Tahoe LT 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • I want to buy a 90 jeep but heard that they are junk whats ups 48 answers

    My dad said that jeep has a bad name but they look cool and i want one please help me

    1990 Jeep Wrangler

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

Corvette
Looking for a Used Corvette in your area?
CarGurus has 10,847 nationwide Corvette listings starting at $3,900.
ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Corvette Questions

Chevrolet Corvette Experts

#1 carGrrl
carGrrl
Reputation 870
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 760
#3 califcarson
califcarson
Reputation 560
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro"
722 Great Deals out of 28,299 listings starting at $1,795
Used Ford Mustang"
1,085 Great Deals out of 24,759 listings starting at $1,625
Used Porsche 911"
155 Great Deals out of 3,236 listings starting at $12,995
Used Dodge Charger"
818 Great Deals out of 31,519 listings starting at $2,950
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,555 Great Deals out of 36,201 listings starting at $2,000
Used BMW M3"
108 Great Deals out of 1,398 listings starting at $4,991
Used Jeep Wrangler"
1,007 Great Deals out of 43,485 listings starting at $1,800

Used Cars For Sale

2014 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
29 Great Deals out of 1,634 listings starting at $51,980
2013 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 390 listings starting at $31,999
2012 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
16 Great Deals out of 298 listings starting at $32,995
2011 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
23 Great Deals out of 334 listings starting at $26,890