Schrier Automotive - Automotive Dealers posting lower mileage than true

Posted on Sunday, December 26th, 2010 at 6:02pm CST by Kim H.

Product: Car dealerships

Company: Schrier Automotive

Location: 6524 L St
Omaha, Ne, 68117, US

URL: http://www.schrierautomotive.com/web/vehicle/643589/1990-GMC-1500-SIERRA-Omaha-Nebraska

Category: Other

Be very careful when buying a used vehicle from any dealer on Craigslist or AutoTrader.com . I have ran across many vehicles advertising low mileage when actually the mileage is much higher. And even though this is both a State and Federal crime the authorities don't seem to want to do anything about it.

Even when reported the dealers still list the vehicles at lower mileage! See these examples:

Fairway Auto Sales 6151 S. Broadway St Wichita Kansas 67216 phone # 316-522-2277 lists a 2003 Chevrolet Silverado truck advertised with 106,000 miles. But the vin # 1gcek14v83z348558 search shows the vehicle had 124,000 mile on 05/17/2010.

http://www.fairwayautoandtruck.com/vehicledetails.aspx?VID=119708909

And Schrier Automotive 6524 L St Omaha, NE 68117 phone # 1-888-434-8391 Lists a 1990 GMC Sierra C/K1500 4x4 with 50,500 miles, but the vin # 1GTDK14K9LZ555025 shows it had 100,014 miles on 07/28/1997 {14 years ago}. Car Fax reported Inconsistent odometer reading and Accident reported but the dealer does not disclose this and still maintains he believes the mileage to be 50.500! They have a FREE carfax check right on their site!

http://www.schrierautomotive.com/web/vehicle/643589/1990-GMC-1500-SIERRA-Omaha-Nebraska

When confronted the dealers hung up on me! And when reported a month ago the authorities did nothing! So I guess it is up to you the consumer to do your own due diligence!


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