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Old 02-11-2008, 07:31 PM   #1
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Ive been offered a Maxum 1900sr built 1998. It looks in a very good condition and I went out in it last year and it seemed to go really well with no problems.
The guy wants £4000 for it.
Does that sound reasonable??
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Old 02-11-2008, 09:11 PM   #2
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well..if it was converted into american dollars....
it sounds like it's a good price....get it surveyed and then you have something to bargain with....

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That's $7,803.22 U.S.

The NADA price guide states that with a trailer and 4.3L engine it is worth between $7,230 and $8,220 U.S.

It is right in the range. I think the price in a European price guide would even be slightly higher.
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Old 02-12-2008, 09:44 PM   #4
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UK boats are generally about 30% pricier than in the US - £4,000 is an absolute bargain for that boat.

Big question I guess is - What's wrong with it?! What engine's it got and has it been regularly serviced and winterised? Good way to tell is that it should still be winterised now unless he uses it year round and drains/flushes the block out.
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Thanks for the replys. As far as I know its been looked after. Its froma friend of mine so I hope he wouldnt sell a duff boat!!
I'll have a good look round and ask him about his servicing and winterising etc.
Anything else to look for or tell tale signs of a bad boat!!??
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it sounds as if your mate needs some cash quick thats a bargain price dependant on condition especialy if its got a trailer,could be tempted myself although the other half may have something to say :twisted:
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Just had a look on www.boatshop24.co.uk and apart from a scrapper the cheapest 1900sr 1998 is over £8000, i would say if you wanted you could turn a shilling on your mates boat
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I just looked at some 1800s on boatshop24. The prices in Europe are unbelivible. There is a 1992 1800SR with a 4.3 selling for $20,600 USD. That's crazy. Between the boat prices and fuel I don't know how you guys do it.
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We are possibly the most heavely taxed country in the world we are supposed to be the home of democracy,we have a goverment that was voted in by only 20% of the population we have a prime minister that wasnt elected the weathers **** and if you work you are penalised,rant over
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I'd say ZT260 put that pretty well. Couldn't agree more!

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