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How to buy a car without getting ripped off (Marketplace)

How to buy a car without getting ripped off (Marketplace)

[ ♪♪ ]>>David: Take a ride undercover.>>Just looking for a little commuter car.>>David: Inside car dealerships.>>$112 bi-weekly at 0%.>>This is the trick.>>The average consumer sees that they think,“Oh, I can afford that car.”>>David: And the high cost…>>I can’t get out of it.So I have to pay it.>>It’s troubling.I want to go in there and find …

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Oil changes: How often do you need them? (Marketplace)

Oil changes: How often do you need them? (Marketplace)

[ ♪♪ ]David:This is your Marketplace.[ ♪♪ ]David:When should you get your oil changed?Six months, or 8,000 kilometres.David:We put that to the test.Man:This is the used oil, this is the new oil.David:You might be surprised what we find.People have to recognize this is a sales jobevery time you go in to get your car fixed.David:You …

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Car dealership ripoff: Hidden-camera investigation

Car dealership ripoff: Hidden-camera investigation

>>David: Fasten your seatbelts.Is your car dealership ripping you off?>>1,200-dollar service they were recommending.None of which was needed.>>David: We’re undercover.>>You guys are missing everything.Tire rotation, brake inspection.>>Again, overselling.>>David: High-pressure tactics.>>I felt like he was trying to scare me.>>David: Plus, insider secrets.>>You have to up-sell them.They come in for an oil change, you’re up-selling somebody.>>David: I’m …

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