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Old 11-05-2018, 04:07 PM
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Has anyone RECENTLY, bought a cart out of state and had a local dealer add the accessories?
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Old 11-06-2018, 03:17 PM
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Why? There’s enough golf carts for sale here, actually the market is flooded IMO. IMO if you do that, they will charge arm and leg to outfit it cause they’re not making anything on sale of the cart, so IMO labor charge will be maximum.

If I needed golf cart I would buy one or two year old cart used which will save thousands over new deck out cart. Good example my cart cost $13,995. New. I brought it two years old for $7500.
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Old 11-06-2018, 04:25 PM
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Why? There’s enough golf carts for sale here, actually the market is flooded IMO. IMO if you do that, they will charge arm and leg to outfit it cause they’re not making anything on sale of the cart, so IMO labor charge will be maximum.

If I needed golf cart I would buy one or two year old cart used which will save thousands over new deck out cart. Good example my cart cost $13,995. New. I brought it two years old for $7500.
I would recommend the same thing.
The first cart I bought new, but after being down here for awhile,
I realized some carts that are fairly new and with low mileage frequently come to market.

Bought a second cart which was only 3 years old, and had less than 500 miles on it.
Saved a huge amount.
Personally I wouldn’t buy new again,
since too many nice, lightly used carts are available.
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Old 11-06-2018, 05:13 PM
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Old 11-08-2018, 09:02 AM
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And there's the part about the villages golf carts only servicing what they sell, so you would have to take it back to Dirty Boots , Texas for your warranty repairs.
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Old 11-08-2018, 04:12 PM
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Not true we bought our cart in IL. The Villages have serviced it and added accessories we wanted.
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Old 11-08-2018, 04:26 PM
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Not true we bought our cart in IL. The Villages have serviced it and added accessories we wanted.
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Old 11-08-2018, 05:40 PM
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And there's the part about the villages golf carts only servicing what they sell, so you would have to take it back to Dirty Boots , Texas for your warranty repairs.
It would be nice to hear from someone that actually answers OP
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Old 11-08-2018, 05:51 PM
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And there's the part about the villages golf carts only servicing what they sell, so you would have to take it back to Dirty Boots , Texas for your warranty repairs.
If this is true, they are clearly violating the published Yamaha warranty. You should be able to enforce the warranty at any authorized Yamaha dealer.
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Old 11-08-2018, 06:05 PM
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Has anyone RECENTLY, bought a cart out of state and had a local dealer add the accessories?
Ocala, is not out-of-State but I’ve read on this site a number of times where residents believe they got a “deal” outside of the bubble.
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