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    Default CNG vs Petrol - Resale Discussion

    are CNG-abused cars more valuable than their totally petrol driven counterparts?

    many times people say ke "aap ki gari mein CNG nahi lagi hui, iski qeemat kum karain" or "aap apni demand se 70k kum karain kyunki aap ki gari petrol pe hai".

    what is beyond my understanding is that one who runs his car on a more expensive fuel to maintain it perfectly and one who abuses it with CNG, should the petrol driven one be sold for lesser amount than what the CNG abused sells for?

    or is this just a gimmick of dealers or dealer-nature people?

    is a CNG kit value addition in a car?

    also, a CNG smoked car does very poor petrol mileage when compared to its totally petrol driven counterpart, this is tried and tested

    Suzukis are excluded from this discussion as they are perfect to be run on CNG, this discussion is about all the other brands

    looking for some sensible comments

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    i prefer buying a petrol car
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    yaar here in karachi a petrol driven car is a bit more expensive rather then a cng converted ... i recently bought a vitz ... the guy demanded high for 2 reasons ... petrol driven and all original paint ...
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    i encountered this situation when i posted my ad for corolla and people said to me to reduce my demand because my car is petrol driven
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    and even i prefer buying a petrol driven car
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    hmm
    people need reasons to reduce down the price

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    aisa banda kahan dhoondun jo aisi chawwalain naa maray??
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    depends on which car r u selling
    if its an old(5-10 years old specially) local manufactured car, middle class buyer would look for cng for daily running.
    i had trouble selling my car.bought a second hand cng kit and trust me, it does attract more buyers
    Life is short and very unpredictable just like a Quarter mile .....

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    i even encountered this situation while trying to sell my cousin's 2010 honda city, let alone the 98 corolla that i have
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    well then better fit cng b4 selling or find the so called petrol driven car lovers on PW

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    PETROL driven are more likely to sell on good price... I do refer petrol driven car
    I couldn't repair my breaks, so I made my horn louder...

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    there you go,you already got 2 customers in this thread

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    @Ali
    1.3 category cars also fall in middle class fuel conscious category.
    brand new XLI/GLI's and City's get converted everyday
    but brand new Civic and Altis conversion to cng would be considerably less
    Life is short and very unpredictable just like a Quarter mile .....

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    technical man Always prefer Petrol Driven Car...
    But Suzuki cars bit expensive , because of CNG...
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    a person approached me for my indus corolla and he pointed 3 "faults" in the car
    lahore number, well that is the case with all lahore number cars over here in islamabad
    black colour, i think he was drunk because black colour is just a little hard to maintain else it is the best colour
    no CNG, at this moment i felt like "what the..??" a petrol driven car is always better than a CNGed one, and we all know that
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    Quote Originally Posted by tjcivilian View Post
    PETROL driven are more likely to sell on good price... I do refer petrol driven car
    interested in petrol driven 98 corolla 1.3 GL all genuine paint and just 109,000 km driven?
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    petrol driven cars have more value. just find a genuine buyer ali

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    Quote Originally Posted by zebmirza View Post
    petrol driven cars have more value. just find a genuine buyer ali
    i posted ad on PW but sadly no genuine buyer called
    all who called didn't have even point point idea of current market
    they still think that indus corolla is for 5-6 lakhs whereas this is not the case anymore
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    Quote Originally Posted by chaudhary9 View Post
    well then better fit cng b4 selling or find the so called petrol driven car lovers on PW
    CNG hi to nahi lagani chaudhary saab
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    Unless I have to travel too little or I have loads of money, I would prefer my car to have CNG in it. All this petrol cars are better things are good paper arguments but at the end of the day it is me who have to pay the bill...not some online forumer.

    So the question is not that CNG cars are better but installing CNG will be an added price over and above what I pay to buy. If my total budget was Rs 1million, it means I have to buy a 925k car because I'll have to spend 75k on CNG too.

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