Price drops after close of COE bidding on 20 Jan

COE prices might have drastically risen across the board after January's second bidding exercise closed on Wednesday but you can still find some m...

23 Jan 2010
ar3414m


Quote:
"Formerly posted by raymondlai: Price drops after close of COE bidding on 20 Jan COE prices might have drastically risen across the board after January's second bidding exercise closed...
31 Jan 2010
Evan wow how to compare $6k price increase heart pain than beakup? haha
2 Feb 2010
Hi all
chanced upon this site a few days ago and I'm loving it.

I'm thinking of getting a car this year. A budget friendly one ( 1.3-1.6L) that doesn't go 60k and can seat 4.

Of course I wa...

13 Feb 2008
ztcc78 Quote:
"Formerly posted by atht71:
I think you might like The new Mazda 2 or Maybe Nissan March. Take a look at them and test drive it. No Harm it's free to test drive."
agree.. nissan march
if...
13 Feb 2008
ar3414m Honda FIT/JAZZ, Toyota RACTIS, Mit COLT or Sienta if u r into hatchback models.
13 Feb 2008
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by ying88:
Hi all
chanced upon this site a few days ago and I'm loving it.

I'm thinking of getting a car this year. A budget friendly one ( 1.3-1.6L) that doesn't go 60...
14 Feb 2008
joycelym Hiya, why worry and too bothered about FC? Most important thing is: you must LOVE your car like you love your husband. The rest is secondary lah!
14 Feb 2008
neutral Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Hiya, why worry and too bothered about FC? Most important thing is: you must LOVE your car like you love your husband. The rest is secondary lah! "

What if...
14 Feb 2008
iNDS well bro...
i just test drive the Suzuki SX4..and this was already in my dreams..

Gd interior and exterior and budget too..u may want to look into this too.

cheers!!
14 Feb 2008
ying88 Hiya

Thanks all for the advice.
I'm more geered towards Japanese made cars.

I actually quite like the feel and look of the suzuki swift. Question, is it made in Thailand?

I'm also liking ...
24 Feb 2008
ying88 just saw the beetle. Now I'm really tempted to get it.

If price isn't an issue, which would you guys recommend?

Mazda 2 or
Beetle

which car would have a higher resale?
Which car runs...
25 Feb 2008
ztcc78 Quote:
"Formerly posted by ying88:
just saw the beetle. Now I'm really tempted to get it.

If price isn't an issue, which would you guys recommend?

Mazda 2 or
Beetle

which car would ha...
25 Feb 2008
sumo Quote:
"Formerly posted by ying88:
..
If price isn't an issue, which would you guys recommend?

Mazda 2 or
Beetle

which car would have a higher resale? Mazda2
Which car runs more smooth...
27 Feb 2008
1. Be patient during the break-in period
You've bought your dream car and now you want to make it last at long as possible in top condition. Here are some things to remember as you pull it out of ...

13 Feb 2008
ztcc78 4 out of 5
reason no 5 thumps: 75 tips too long-winded
13 Feb 2008
atht71 I call this a Good Car Owner Bible ........
13 Feb 2008
ar3414m Great tips.
13 Feb 2008
Hey guys, I'm looking to buy either a Honda Fit or Jazz. Wana get some opinions from you as to which is a better buy? I'm only interested in the 1399CC, nothing higher and realised both these cars ...

30 Jan 2008
laksh11 It does look ugly without the spoiler but the PI said the make for this model is not out in the market yet...so will def fix it once out!
4 Feb 2008
solarspy Hi all,

Saw on honda website that Jazz is going at $50,200 with conditions. Has anyone booked a Jazz lately? What are the conditions?
Thanks.
4 Feb 2008
laksh11 Quote:
"Formerly posted by solarspy:
Hi all,

Saw on honda website that Jazz is going at $50,200 with conditions. Has anyone booked a Jazz lately? What are the conditions?
Thanks."

Hi solarsp...
5 Feb 2008
ncp91 Sounds too good to be true. 52.5k is cash price or with rebates, or any other conditions?
7 Feb 2008
ar3414m Bro congrates, that is a good steal.
7 Feb 2008
solarspy Quote:
"Formerly posted by laksh11:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by solarspy:
Hi all,

Saw on honda website that Jazz is going at $50,200 with conditions. Has anyone booked a Jazz lately? What are the...
10 Feb 2008
laksh11 No cash rebates - this is the cash price. But with 5 non-guaranteed coe bids lah...i didnt mind coz im not rushing to buy a car..
11 Feb 2008
hondata Quote:
"Formerly posted by laksh11:
No cash rebates - this is the cash price. But with 5 non-guaranteed coe bids lah...i didnt mind coz im not rushing to buy a car.."
so what was the interest rate...
11 Feb 2008
laksh11 my interest rate is 2.5%...the 52.5K i paid was incl. of coe, PI bidding at 10k but i mite top up looking at coe prices now...yeah i gaz the antenna depends on individuals and personally, i rather ...
11 Feb 2008
monsieurlee Quote:
"Formerly posted by solarspy:
Hi all,

Saw on honda website that Jazz is going at $50,200 with conditions. Has anyone booked a Jazz lately? What are the conditions?
Thanks."

Think the ...
29 Feb 2008
Hi All,

Just placed an order for the Kia Cerato 2007 and am waiting for the car to arrive..

Want to get the general opinion here on whether its worth to Rust-Proof underneath the car. My SE i...

23 Aug 2007
neutral Hi Kelster, welcome to Oneshift!!

In my opinion, it is not required. Understand the newer models are all galvanished. Moreover Singapore don't have flood problem, the probability of rust is very...
23 Aug 2007
joycelym Hahaha, neutral, that is a good one!

Hiya... all bullshit one lar..for older car yes, you may need that but new car not a MUST.

As what Char had mentioned, if it is FOC, just take it. I won...
23 Aug 2007
kelster har har...thnx guys for the advices...heh...guess I'll skip that...already informed the SE to throw in the car mats (3M Type) for me...heh...
23 Aug 2007
steven_VW Hi kelster,

Firstly, Welcome to the Oneshift family, enjoy your stay and do join us at our meet ups.

Cars are shipped here by RORO(roll on, roll out or drive in, drive out) vessel(only a mino...
23 Aug 2007
kelster wow steven...great information man...thnx!!...
23 Aug 2007
kkchai Hai...welcome to the house of ONESHIFT. Do join us in the meet-up host by our member. Keep 3 times everyday on the announcement, you won't miss the track...

By the way, S$300 better buy 4D on yo...
24 Aug 2007
kelster Quote:
"Formerly posted by kkchai:
Hai...welcome to the house of ONESHIFT. Do join us in the meet-up host by our member. Keep 3 times everyday on the announcement, you won't miss the track...

By...
24 Aug 2007
carcraz Save the money, most cars in Singapore have 10 year warranty against rust. Some are 5 years, read the owner's manual.

Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
Hi Kelster, welcome to Oneshift!!

In ...
17 Jan 2008
ar3414m Thats funny a fren of mine also bought Cerato & his SE recommend him to do the coating lah.Its it set him back several hundred. Guess the SE get a commision from it lah.

Several days later he di...
20 Jan 2008
hi! I'm new here. One of the PI I called earlier qoute me $66988 for basic x model , omv @ $14.5++k. coe at current rate. Is the price too high for a 1.5L car? Is it true, coe price would generally...

9 Nov 2007
ar3414m The console in the middle rite ? Something like the VIOS.
Have u seen suzuku APV yet ? Its an 8 seater 1.6L but cost at abt $61000
8 Jan 2008
apple Hi pakmaonsg
so have you got e Sienta? it's an adorable car to me. costing around $64K for basic 1.5X
13 Jan 2008
pakmaonsg Quote:
"Formerly posted by apple:
Hi pakmaonsg
so have you got e Sienta? it's an adorable car to me. costing around $64K for basic 1.5X"i decided to book for stream on 1/1/08 and got my car 16/1/0...
20 Jan 2008
pakmaonsg Quote:
"Formerly posted by ar3414m:
The console in the middle rite ? Something like the VIOS.
Have u seen suzuku APV yet ? Its an 8 seater 1.6L but cost at abt $61000"yes but fc is heavy bro, and ...
20 Jan 2008
pakmaonsg Quote:
"Formerly posted by followthelaw:
Sienta's a good buy,ordered my Xltd n b4 CNY shld be able to get it. Yuniku - they're good
Besides all that,2 tone leather some more"yuniku is ok, but i go...
20 Jan 2008
ar3414m Quote:
"Formerly posted by pakmaonsg:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by ar3414m:
The console in the middle rite ? Something like the VIOS.
Have u seen suzuku APV yet ? Its an 8 seater 1.6L but cost at ab...
20 Jan 2008
pakmaonsg Quote:
"Formerly posted by ar3414m:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by pakmaonsg:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by ar3414m:
The console in the middle rite ? Something like the VIOS.
Have u seen suzuku APV yet ?...
23 Jan 2008
Hi gang, whenever i turned on my aircon, squeeking sound can be heard.At 1st i thought it was belting problem but then i check check check only when the aircon is on the sound will appear and last ...

17 Jan 2008
joycelym Check the aircon vent brother.. is it properly secured?
17 Jan 2008
ar3414m Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Check the aircon vent brother.. is it properly secured? "

I've went to the mechanics & wat he did is to tighthen the belting near the aircon compressor.

...
20 Jan 2008
I have 2 car to think about the savvy and the wira. which is a better
one in term of maintenance ? thks never own a car before

20 Dec 2007
GreenTurtle Think twice before u buy proton car. I drove wira before.
Wira is suck, if I were u I will go for persona.
21 Dec 2007
joycelym You must be a PROTON supporter!

For Proton, the Gen 2 and Waja definately "look" better than Savvy and Wira...

As what GreenTurtle mentioned, the Persona worth to take a look at.

My rela...
21 Dec 2007
GreenTurtle I just back from Msia and my msia fren told me that proton is going to launch the CPS (Cam Profile Switching) that works similar with other variable valve technologies such as Honda VTEC and Toyota...
21 Dec 2007
joycelym Quote:
"Formerly posted by GreenTurtle:

Just for ur information, Proton Wira did not offer any safety features other than safety belt.
"

Aiyo... still have foot brake/hand brake and a HORN at...
21 Dec 2007
accyt1978 i'm confused.. For the amount of money.. Why are you planning to get a malaysia brand car? Have you work within your budget to consider other make? Do not zoom into brands, zoom into budget to work...
21 Dec 2007
vistaII I think spare parts and servicing not a problem can always drive over to JB .. hehehehe.
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

This is one reason why I buy the Savvy after the test drive
25 Dec 2007
ar3414m Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by GreenTurtle:

Just for ur information, Proton Wira did not offer any safety features other than safety belt.
"

Aiyo... still hav...
27 Dec 2007
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by vistaII:
I think spare parts and servicing not a problem can always drive over to JB .. hehehehe.


This is one reason why I buy the Savvy after the test drive
"

...
28 Dec 2007
joycelym Quote:
"Formerly posted by GreenTurtle:

No wonder i start coughing, "

Haha... I thought you've already MIA and will not notice this thread
29 Dec 2007
gunnersclub I drive a Wira and it suits me, becos of its old type of deep & spacious boot to put my father's wheel chair, as it fits nicely in (Boot can be fully closed).

And it fits my budget too.
30 Dec 2007
Interior:
1. Master lock, individual lock, child lock
2. Window lock, power windows (at driver side and at individual side)
3. Electric mirrors
4. Headlight switch, signal switch, high beam...

12 Dec 2004
I have seen the new Ractis at Turf City.The car looks good,high ceiling,paddle shifters,7speed!!,still very ample space when i sat on the driver's seat after folding the back seat flat-doesnt affec...

2 Nov 2007
ar3414m Finally after waiting for 2 weeks my Ractis is out. But sad thing is the SE told me that the car has no horn & window visor.He will order for me n i will have to wait for another 3 week for them to...
30 Nov 2007
neutral No horn? or no alarm? If no horn, it is a serious safety problem.
1 Dec 2007
Stefano I'm speechless.....they left out the horn....???? Unbelieveable. Y dun they leave the engine behind...
2 Dec 2007
ar3414m Quote:
"Formerly posted by Stefano:
I'm speechless.....they left out the horn....???? Unbelieveable. Y dun they leave the engine behind..."

Yup shocking huh, now i'm practising & using my defen...
2 Dec 2007
Stefano hmmm...something new.... so the PI is telling me all jap cars doesn't come with horns and horn is actually accessory instead of requirement. hmmm...guess the PI is suggesting that japs uses other t...
2 Dec 2007
kkchai Stefano I agree with you. Once they quoted that price for you, so be it. Since is the SE/Insurances Agent didn't check properly and make the mistake, they have to pay for it.
3 Dec 2007
ar3414m Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
No horn? or no alarm? If no horn, it is a serious safety problem.
"

U heard me right the 1st time ..NO HORN. I've already updrade my insurance coverage .
5 Dec 2007
Stefano I suggest u bring a spanner along that day bro n give him a 1 time good one right up his arse
5 Dec 2007
tirana5 Quote:
"Formerly posted by ar3414m:
Finally after waiting for 2 weeks my Ractis is out. But sad thing is the SE told me that the car has no horn & window visor.He will order for me n i will have to...
12 Dec 2007
ar3414m Finally my SE informed that my horn is in town. I've plan to fix it when i go for for my 1000K servicing. Any matters i should be aware of while collecting the parts & servicing the car?

SE told...
23 Dec 2007
Hi any bro know this information? only 99 per month? what is the catch here?

5 Dec 2007
ztcc78 heard it frm class95 this morning
but nv listen carefully so not sure wat its all abt..
5 Dec 2007
lingluvbos Quote:
"Formerly posted by Char:
Not too sure, even when it is OPC over 10 years with some downpayment say 4K, monthly is still about $200.

5 Dec 2007
newwheels Quote:
"Formerly posted by lingluvbos:
Hi any bro know this information? only 99 per month? what is the catch here?"

It's a gimmick for sure! Can't even be bothered to find out what's the catch....
5 Dec 2007
Stefano maybe it's 10yrs plus some downpayment plus OPC plus cash rebate plus trade-in bah....
5 Dec 2007
ar3414m Well actually its true lah. Afren of mine bought Kia Cerato for 49000,
For 1yr he only need to pay $99 as monthly instalment but after 1 yr its back to the real deal lah. But the offer is only @ A...
5 Dec 2007
lingluvbos Quote:
"Formerly posted by ar3414m:
Well actually its true lah. Afren of mine bought Kia Cerato for 49000,
For 1yr he only need to pay $99 as monthly instalment but after 1 yr its back to the real...
5 Dec 2007
pakmaonsg Quote:
"Formerly posted by lingluvbos:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by ar3414m:
Well actually its true lah. Afren of mine bought Kia Cerato for 49000,
For 1yr he only need to pay $99 as monthly instalm...
12 Dec 2007
ixxit47 Have call up to enquire.

Pay S$99 per mth for 1st year.

Catch is must take a 10 year loan with them.

The loan amount must be at least 70% of the car price.

2nd year onwards, you will pa...
13 Dec 2007
Stefano my opinion....better if can balance out to every year, else 2nd yr onwards ur payment will be higher.

But if u r in need of cash for other commitments like marriage...it's quite ok, cuz u free u...
15 Dec 2007
sumo I would be weary of such deals. Basically be very cautious of marketing gimmics. If you've already had the intention of getting a car and it fits your requirements, then perfect. Otherwise, please ...
18 Dec 2007

4 Dec 2007
joycelym wow... very futuristic concept!

It could be our next decade default concept car
4 Dec 2007
ar3414m Cool, it will save lots of dents when other @#$@$@ drivers exit their ride.
5 Dec 2007
Stefano *Mechanical parts moving sound....KeeKookookookoo....*

Transformers, no money to buy

Very nice, but must be very $$$
5 Dec 2007
After being married for 2 years, i am starting to reflect how eventful my life has been after marriage. And how much i have spent from ROM till now. After a tedious calculation, i was shock by the ...

24 Nov 2007
Hey guys,

i'll be opening up my chalet room on 23rd nov for oneshift night @aloha Loyang located in Pasir Ris.Please do let me noe who is able make it on that day as i need to arrange for food. ...

11 Nov 2007

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Harlow guys, i've just bought a car but the sad thing is i know notts abt them except for driving them lah. The reason for me being a member here is to learn more abt the machine & meet new frens.

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