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XNeoJesterX 06-25-2008 11:04 AM

Need info on buying this jeep
 
A buddy of mine has a super clean YJ that he is selling for $500. It has both hard and soft tops 6cyl manual. The problem is its from canada. My understanding is that the guy from Canada drove it down and met my buddy on my the USA side of the border and he paid cash. So I'm pretty sure there is no title. My gf is the one looking at buying it cause she needs a car and likes wranglers. If there is no title and its a canadian car is there anything you can do in order to get a title and registration and plates? Anyone deal with a situation like this? Only reason my buddy is selling it is because he has a truck 2 cars and a mini van and 6 kids which one is about to start college and he cant afford to have an extra toy.

Smeghead 06-25-2008 11:47 AM

The hard top is worth nearly $500 alone, obviously stolen

XNeoJesterX 06-25-2008 12:25 PM

i know this guy for years and the jeep is deffinitly not stolen.

Smeghead 06-25-2008 01:12 PM

I'll pay 1000

jeeps&comics 06-25-2008 01:26 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by XNeoJesterX (Post 240480)
i know this guy for years and the jeep is deffinitly not stolen.

wait, your friend is the one who drove it from canada, or someone drove it to him? if it's the latter, maybe he's not the one who stole it... but $500 for any running vehicle is a good price IMO, let alone a "super clean" running jeep wrangler... it does run right?

jpdocdave 06-25-2008 03:20 PM

kinda fishy, the tops alone are worth more than you're paying. i agree w/ justgotajeep.

and all states are different on the issue of tagging it. but sounds like you won't be able to tag it easily

bpowa 06-25-2008 03:33 PM

its like people stealing cars from AZ and selling it in mexico..

richp 06-25-2008 08:47 PM

Run the vin number, canadian jeeps will show up too...with the police...


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