what are documentation fees on a used car

Asked by Jun 14, 2016 at 03:40 PM

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They are what the dealer charges you too fill out the forms for DMV, sales receipts, contracts, etc.

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They are fees that dealers charge to make extra money. I rarely pay them. When I purchased our used CPO 2014 Lincoln MKZ the dealership told me the fees were $299.00. I told them that amount was ridiculous and I wasn't paying it. They told me I had to pay it. I said "no I don't" and got up to leave. They then abruptly took another $299 off of our deal. I would have walked out the door and went somewhere else had I not been credited the $299.

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