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    Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    Talk me out of it please. I got a offer from a local ford dealer and i know it would build my cred which is horrible if i got it. But is it worth it?I can't get approval anywhere but here and was wonder is it worth it to help my credit by getting rid of my STS which i like stock, but despise because it has no aftermarket for performance.Like the Camaro Z28 that ruined my cred because a dumb security company i worked for.

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    http://autotrader.com/fyc/vdp.jsp?ca...=en&cardist=10
    By the way here is the 03 focus zx3

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    Not sure what you mean regarding the Camaro and your credibility, but the Focus ZX3 is an economical thrill on four wheels. I won't tell you not to buy it. Its a joy to drive.

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    really i have'nt drove it yet,The camaro was a repo because my job cut my hours all of the sudden so i was thinking of getting the ZX3 to rebuild my credit.

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    You're better off with an unsecured loan to rapidly build credit.

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    It might sound dumb of me but what is an example of a unsecure loan? Is that like a loan from the bank or something. AndI have a Cedit card can that help me build my cred up fast?

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    Any loan that doesnt require collateral, such as a personal loan from the bank or a credit card. Maintain a constant and low (relative to credit line) balance and pay it regularly.

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    The best way to build a credit rating is to not need it.

    If the STS is reliable and paid for, keep it and save your money.

    The advantages to the Ford are: you will get better mileage and it probably has much fewer miles on it than your Cadillac. It should last you longer.

    The disadvantage is--DAMN! Did you see how small that seat is? You'll probably be very uncomfortable.

    If you're worried about credit, etc., spend some time with this guy:

    http://www.daveramsey.com/

    It will change your entire outlook. I wish I had known what he teaches when I was 22.

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    The only reason i was thinking about it was the fact that the zx3 has alot of c.a.r.b approved mods like superchargers and turbokits plus a alot of body mods.I decided not to get it because i was asking questions on a focus forum and there is a quite afew with $4k-$5k in mods and still slower than a stock 95'STS. My STS has 107k but what scares me is the price if anything breaks or anything.I may be approved to get a Mustang GT so i will see later today to see what happens.

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    The other disadvantage is that it will take you two more seconds to get to 60.

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    well the dealer pissed me off by calling my caddy a breakdown ready to happen then they try to screw me by double charging on certain things on the invoice and things the dealer tacked on to get more money.I told him i just rather keep my comfy 300hp Caddy then getting a ford screwjob and i snatched my keys and walked out

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    i cant believe they try to take advantage of me because my credit problems

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    Well they have reason to try to take advantage of you. They've all learned from Mitsubishi what happens when you sell cars to kids who can't pay for them and have bad credit...

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    Re: Im thinking of losing my 95 STS to a 03 Focus ZX3 please help me

    ok... did the stupid fairy visit you or something? go get a loan from a bank for like a thousand bucks and pay it off as soon as possible. then get a credit card (you'll only have like a small 200 dollar spending limit) and buy some things and pay it off. that is what i have done and i have a good credit score. no trading Cadillac for a ford... i think my 3 yo neice is smarter (just trying to talk you out of it).

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