Introducing: Steven’s Used PWC Values (SUP Values)

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Steven announces the launch of “Steven’s Used PWC Values” (SUP Values), a tool he created for evaluating the market value, trade-in number, and original MSRP of used watercraft after Kelley Blue Book discontinued its watercraft valuation services in 2021. General price estimates are offered for models dating from 1990 and forward.

Jet Ski Margins, Dealer Invoice & The Other Costs Involved

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The post emphasizes the complexity of jet ski pricing, highlighting factors like dealer markups, assembly costs, and various fees. It explains that jet skis have average margins of 4% to 8%, not including additional charges like freight, prep, and taxes. The article also covers dealer fees, registration, and the role of supply and demand in pricing, noting that costs can vary based on location and season. It suggests careful consideration of all these aspects for potential buyers.

How Much To Pay For Used Jet Skis

This guide will show you the way to figure out pre-owned watercraft prices. You’ll also learn the tricks I use to figure out if a model has many problems or is worth buying. Following this guide will help you get the upper hand when buying pre-owned, especially from a dealership. You need to know a

25 Tips: New Jet Ski Buyers Guide

Can we all agree that buying something like a car or watercraft is just a crazy experience? What if we haggled for our groceries or the gasoline we put in our cars, like we do when buying a car? It’s so bad that there are tactics that people think that work, but in reality they

The Best Time To Buy A Jet Ski: It’s Not What You Expect!

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Ever dreamed of slicing through waves on your very own personal watercraft (PWC), feeling the spray of the water? If owning a PWC is on your horizon, you should circle August and September on your calendar. As someone who’s worked at a PWC dealership, I’ve discovered that these months are the golden window for securing

Listing The Sea-Doo’s I Consider Great By Year

Get expert insights into buying a used Sea-Doo watercraft. From 2001 models to the latest releases, discover which Sea-Doo models are worth considering and which ones to avoid. Learn about the transition from 2-stroke to 4-stroke engines, key model years, and important features to look for. Whether you’re a seasoned rider or a beginner, this comprehensive guide will help you make an informed decision when purchasing a used Sea-Doo jet ski, ensuring a great experience on the water.

Mistakes People Make When Buying a New Jet Ski

Discover the top mistakes to avoid when buying a jet ski and become a more informed buyer. Learn why buying a jet ski is different from purchasing a car and understand the nuances of markup in the jet ski industry. Explore the best time to buy a jet ski to maximize savings and find out how financing a jet ski differs from financing a car. Get insights into payment methods, test drives, and why you should trust your salesman. Don’t miss essential tips on selecting the correct gear for your jet ski adventures. Get the inside scoop to make a smart purchase decision.

2024 Jet Ski Prices From All Manufacturers

The first step to getting a jet ski is research, especially if you’re a beginner! You got to find out if this sport is for you or should you move on to something else! After doing some research, you need to determine what you want to buy. Consider your riding style, do you need a

What To Look For When Buying Used Jet Skis

Navigate the intricacies of buying a used jet ski with this comprehensive guide. Delve into essential factors like pricing, engine types (2-stroke vs. 4-stroke), battery condition, engine hours, and jet pump inspection. Don’t forget to check for superchargers if applicable, watch out for corrosion, and inspect the hull for damage. The guide also emphasizes the importance of assessing the trailer, scrutinizing service records, and examining seat conditions. Finally, don’t miss the opportunity to test ride the jet ski to ensure its performance on the water meets your expectations. Get ready for a successful used jet ski purchase with expert insights.