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ToddTruby replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 3:45 PM

Re: Color IQ test

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Sat Aug 1

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 3:15 PM

Re: 2001 Dodge RAM Problems

Repairs are one way to resolve the problem. Chrysler/Dodge's position appears to be "replace it with new parts and we're not going to offer any financial help on the cost (these things aren't cheap!).

Your RAM is 14 years old. I [more]

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying or Selling a Home board. 10:45 AM

Re: Appraisal came in approx 2 percent under

Seller will have to deal with the $139k appraisal for other buyers as well as disclose the things she knows about from the inspection.

It is not a lot of money, but will you be bitter and regret it if you 'give in' or is this your dream home [more]

Thu Jul 9

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying or Selling a Home board. 8:32 PM

Re: choosing a neighborhood

Lead paint and asbestos will definitely need to be on the agenda for any inspection.

Lead paint will automatically be disclosed and assumed present (it is likely painted over, but not removed) on anything built before 1972 or whatever [more]

Wed Jul 8

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ToddTruby replied to the Millionaire Fools board. 1:36 PM

Re: Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be

One of the paths to becoming a millionaire is to inherit a bunch of money from a millionaire relative.

Sat Jun 27

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 6:55 PM

Re: Car Alarm Weirdness

As jeffbrig said...take it to Carmax to figure it out.

8. Do your used cars come with warranties?
All of our used cars are CarMax Quality Certified ,which means every CarMax used car comes with a Limited 30-Day Warranty (60-Day in CT, MN [more]

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 6:52 PM

Re: Car Alarm Weirdness

I don't know if it's universal, or depends on your state, but here you have 3 days to unwind the transaction.

Jeff, I believe you are in FL. The 3 day rule you are thinking about is for in home sales and gym memberships. There is no 3 [more]

Fri Jun 12

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 4:35 PM

Re: Next Payment Due....

If I see interest added each month, and I pay off early, I am saving. Your logic makes no sense.

If you pay off early, you are correct. You have not said you are paying off the loan, only paying ahead. Unless you pay it off early, [more]

Tue Jun 9

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 9:25 PM

Re: Next Payment Due....

They are not applying the payments to prinicpal...you will not save any interest unless you pay the entire loan or the contract allows you to specify how payments ahead of the current month are due.

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ToddTruby replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 6:40 AM

Re: 11 Items That Are Discounted Over the Summer

Sales start around July 4th for patio furniture. If you wait until August there will likely be no selection.

Mon Jun 1

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 3:46 PM

Re: Fuse for AC?

If so, it would cost several hundred dollars to pull the dash, etc., and correct the part. (Lousy design, says I!)

Possibly poor design, but if it cost more to assemble in order to make it easier to repair, EVERYONE would pay the [more]

Thu May 28

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ToddTruby replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 12:39 PM

Re: Ford Van Transmission

What would have gone bad inside the transmission. We are trying to decide between getting a takeout or trying to have it repaired.

I doubt anyone will be able to diagnose on a message board. Sorry for your situation, but you need to [more]

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