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    Looking to Buy a 2005 Escalade ESV

    Hello everyone,

    A friend of a friend is offer to sell their 05 Escalade ESV, it has 121,xxx miles. The ceiling where the after market DVD has been cut and the DVD is gone. Codition is about average or better. I have not personally seen the car yet.

    How much woud you pay for said car?

    Thanks,


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    i will pay the same number as the mileage

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    Re: Looking to Buy an 2005 Escalade ESV

    Please explain a little more on what you said. mileage 121,xxx do you mean $12K

    Quote Originally Posted by appleroma View Post
    i will pay the same number as the mileage

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    Re: Looking to Buy an 2005 Escalade ESV

    There are a lot of variables to consider here man. First off, you need to see, and drive it for yourself. does it run good? hows the tranny? is everything stock? whats been replaced? do you want the overhead dvd? What size wheels? do all the windows work? the seats, does it have navigation? I could just sit here, and go on. I would say bottom Price I have seen on a good 05 Lade with that mileage is around 11,000 with no major problems, but most will be asking for more like 14,000-15,000.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VQT
    Please explain a little more on what you said. mileage 121,xxx do you mean $12K
    Yes, that's what I mean

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    Re: Looking to Buy a 2005 Escalade ESV

    Quote Originally Posted by icaddy View Post
    Yes, that's what I mean
    So if it has 151,xxx you'll pay 15k? lol!

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    What about 160k would you pay 16k for it?

    Hehe

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    Re: Looking to Buy a 2005 Escalade ESV

    Quote Originally Posted by VQT View Post
    Hello everyone,

    A friend of a friend is offer to sell their 05 Escalade ESV, it has 121,xxx miles. The ceiling where the after market DVD has been cut and the DVD is gone. Codition is about average or better. I have not personally seen the car yet.

    How much woud you pay for said car?

    Thanks,

    I paid $18,900 for my SUPER clean '05 EXT with a little over 65k miles on it! .... Hope that helps!

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    Quote Originally Posted by 2005_ESCALADE View Post
    So if it has 151,xxx you'll pay 15k? lol!
    Good one! LOL

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    Re: Looking to Buy an 2005 Escalade ESV

    Thanks for the reply,

    From the pictures they sent me, at one time there was an after market DVD but has been taken out and there is a long cut on the ceiling where the after market DVD was. The transmission was replace at about 85K, I have not ask if the ESV has navigation or not yet. Still waiting on what price they want to sell for for me to make a decision to go take a look or not. It is about 300 miles away from my house after all.

    So with that said,if the bottom price is less than $10K should be alright price provided that everythings work mechanically and no major blemish...

    Does the 05 Escalade ESV navigation has the factory backup camera?

    Quote Originally Posted by Jophusp View Post
    There are a lot of variables to consider here man. First off, you need to see, and drive it for yourself. does it run good? hows the tranny? is everything stock? whats been replaced? do you want the overhead dvd? What size wheels? do all the windows work? the seats, does it have navigation? I could just sit here, and go on. I would say bottom Price I have seen on a good 05 Lade with that mileage is around 11,000 with no major problems, but most will be asking for more like 14,000-15,000.

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    Re: Looking to Buy a 2005 Escalade ESV

    If the asking price is less than 10k, you cant go wrong, as long as there are no major problems. A price like that leaves some wiggle room, for small repairs, replacement overhead DVD, tires etc. while still staying in the good price range. If you are willing to travel, there are a good bit of great deals on escalades. If it has factory Nav. then it should have factory Backup camera.

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    We have an 05 esv platinum with factory nav and we do not have a back up camera. I dont believe they were available yet. Ours has every option there was at the time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rfishoutofwater
    We have an 05 esv platinum with factory nav and we do not have a back up camera. I dont believe they were available yet. Ours has every option there was at the time.
    They wasn't a factory back up can till I think 07 or 08

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    Re: Looking to Buy a 2005 Escalade ESV

    Thank you all for the response. So, definitely no backup for 05 ESV with Navigation.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VQT
    Thank you all for the response. So, definitely no backup for 05 ESV with Navigation.
    Yep unless you do some work


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