DR Auto Sales in Glendale AZ and Scottsdale AZ Scam Alert!
DR Auto Sales should be avoided at all costs. They lure customers in with $500 down ads to sell their lemons but customers end up owing thousands after the car breaks down. Reviews have stated that transmissions have gone out in their cars within a month and DR Auto Sales has been unwilling to help anyone once they drive off the lot. It should also be noted that there is no certified mechanic on staff and that their cars are not inspected or reconditioned before selling them. They are known to deliver cars purchased from auctions as is to the customer as is. A reputable dealership would inspect their cars and ensure they are ready for sale prior to a customer leaving in it.
DR Auto Sales uses a simple bait and switch scam that lures customers in on $500 down ads. We have noticed reviews stating that once customers arrive at the dealership the $500 turns into several thousand down. Customers have also stated that they are told to lie to the bank and commit bank fraud in order to get them approved otherwise they will have their vehicle repossessed. In turn not only are customers purchasing lemons from DR Auto Sales they are also being forced to commit bank fraud as well as being baited by $500 down ads from false advertising.
When you purchase a vehicle you should want the car to last several years as you’re investing a significant amount of money every month for car payments as well as insurance payments. If a car breaks down within a month how would you possibly get to work and be able to make your car payments? Did you know would still be liable for the contract and left stranded with no car even if it breaks down which is what DR Auto Sales has been doing to its customers. In fact if you stop paying your contract DR Auto Sales will come after you for the entire balance regardless of what happens to the car. They also have the ability to sue you and garnish your wages for the entire amount.
DR Auto Sales also installs GPS trackers in your vehicle without you knowing. This is a huge red flag. Once you leave the lot they have the ability to track you wherever you are. This is so they can easily repo your vehicle when they need to weather it be at school or work they will come and pick up your car without notice. Did you know that you would also be liable for repossession fees? Not only do you get your car taken without notice you would end up owing them for the amount it cost to pick up your car!
Dealerships like DR Auto Sales should be avoided at all costs. There are much better alternatives in the valley to purchase a vehicle from. We recommend customers purchase vehicles from bigger dealerships as they have the staff and ability to help you when any problems arise. For instance Auto Action has 6 locations statewide with each location having around 100 cars. They also have a full reconditioning center as well as certified mechanics on staff to ensure their cars are ready for Sale. Don’t end up owning a lemon for a month and owe thousands on it buy a car from a reputable source.