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#1 Old 08-24-2011
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Question 12 SLK To Buy or Not Buy that is the ?

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I seen a private reg. on ebay. I'm in a dilemma To Buy or Not Buy that is the Question?

Do I upgrade my car or take the cheaper option to stick a dateless private registration on my car. Can't afford the latest shape yet thou!

Any advise.........
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Well, you seem to be right around the corner from the seller - are you seriously asking if you should spend £3,999.00 on a private reg or if you should keep whatever you have and put that plate on it?! :-)

I can sure think of better things to bolt onto my R171 than an over valued private plate - but that's just me. I guess one could look at it as an investment, since the last time it traded it sold for a mere £1900.



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Well, you seem to be right around the corner from the seller - are you seriously asking if you should spend £3,999.00 on a private reg or if you should keep whatever you have and put that plate on it?! :-)

I can sure think of better things to bolt onto my R171 than an over valued private plate - but that's just me. I guess one could look at it as an investment, since the last time it traded it sold for a mere £1900.
Thanks that is an option.

My mates has a low digit dateless plate on his car & makes the car look more expensive, prestige & looks better than standard plates.
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Hi from London,

Plenty of dateless plates at cheaper prices, not sure i would spend that kinda money
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Do I upgrade my car or take the cheaper option to stick a dateless private registration on my car. Can't afford the latest shape yet thou!

Any advise.........
Car yes, if feasible. Plate no.
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My mates has a low digit dateless plate on his car & makes the car look more expensive, prestige & looks better than standard plates.
A low digit "dateless" plate or neat personalized plate might be eye catching and possibly envious. More important things in life.
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