Bay City Motors

Bay City Motors

800 Marina Blvd, San Leandro, CA 94577

Used 855-254-0143

Quality pre-owned vehicles! Prices you can afford! Service you deserve!

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3.6 out of 5.0
10 out of 15 people recommended this dealer.
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5.0 out of 5.0

Excellent selection and service

by from Fremont, CA |

I just had the pleasure of buying a Honda Civic from these guys and can highly recommend this dealership. Their sales staff was friendly and the car I looked at was great. I was driving my new car in less than 1 hour. If you are looking for a nice selection of used cars and friendly, stress-free atmosphere, these guys are worth a shot.

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5.0 out of 5.0

Great people, cheap cars.

by from oakland,ca |

Enjoyed my experience at this dealership. Wrecked my Toyota truck while 4 wheeling in Patterson. Insurance cut me a check for 8k. Searched far and wide for another Tundra in that price range. No luck. Finally found a 4wd Tundra at Bay City. Truck was clean. High miles but truck ran great. Sales guy was great. Asian guy forgot his name. Made us laugh the whole time. Got a great deal. Look these guys up if you need a truck at a great price.

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1.0 out of 5.0

very bad experience very for there car dealership

by from ATWATER ,CA,95301 |

I WISH I HAD A GOOD EXPERIENCE WITH THIS DEALERSHIP I PUT THAT I INTERESTED IN A FEW CARS THAT A FEW CARS THAT WAS MY PRICE THEY NEVER CONTACTED ME AND THEN WHEN I TRIED CALL THEM THEY WOULD HAVE A ANSWERING MACHINE I LEFT MESSAGE TO CALL ME BACK I NEVER RECEIVE THERE CALL I GUESS THEY WE'RNT WANTING MY BUSINESS

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5.0 out of 5.0

Jeep Guy

by from Fresno, Ca |

Dealership had a couple of Jeeps advertised on Craigslist. A 2004 Jeep Limited caught my eye. Black on black. Looked very clean.Took Bart down to San Leandro and a Saalesman Ben picked me up at the station. Ben let me take the Jeep on a long test drive and let me take my time to look for and leaks, worn parts or any other issues. There was not one thing I could find wrong with the Jeep other than the hood supports would not keep the hood up. Guess what? Ben put in writing he would get it handled. I had heard and seen enough. Done deal. Would recommend this dealership. Went out of their way to earn my business.

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5.0 out of 5.0

Happy customer

by from Milpitas, Ca |

I'd rather make a trip to the Dentist than a car dealer but my trip to Bay City Motors was different. Called to set up an appointment on a Dodge Diesel truck. I tow a boat so I needed something that could do the job. Made the long drive from Fresno on a Saturday morning. Truck was as clean as they claimed. The truck drove nicely. I decided on the spot I wanted it. I had my own financing lined up but Ben the sales guy recommended I try one of their lending sources. Their credit union beat my banks interest rate by 5 points! I was extremely pleased. They also offered a 3 year warranty for a reasonable price so I signed up for that too. Overall a great experience.

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Did make a purchase


5.0 out of 5.0

Ford Explorers

by from San Jose |

Been a Ford guy all my life. Looking for a good Ford SUV to put my new driver Son in. Bay City Motors had about 6 Ford Explorers in stock that fit my budget. Drove down to San Leandro from Vallejo on a Saturday. Place was packed with customers! They must be doing something right! Met a salesman named Ben. He test drove us in 3 explorers. We chose a 2000 Eddie Bauer that was immaculate. Ben worked with us on the price but we would have paid what he was asking! Even though they were busy we got in and out in about 45 min. My son has already been to Tahoe and back in the truck. I have already referred a co-worker to them! Thanks guys!!!

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1.0 out of 5.0

Dishonest.

by from Bay Area, CA |

Drove all the way from Bay Area in bad weather and traffic, only to find out that car advertised as "appreciate the pictures, no accidents, clean etc" actually had at least front bumper replaced (paint badly matched), rear seat broken, no headrests included, trunk savaged, the car was incredibly filthy overall - oh, and previous owner was heavy smoker (including cigarette butt burns in the seats), tires worn out and nearly flat - good God... please, don't trust your money - and life (it's a car you gonna ride) - to these people. Some of the worst.

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Does not recommend this dealer

Did not make a purchase

Bay City Motors responded to this review

April 7, 2014

Dear Vlad, We are sorry that we have failed to meet your expectations. It is our goal to make our customers our number one priority. We thoroughly inspect and recondition of all our vehicles prior to advertising them for sale. As such, it is surprising to hear that your impression of our vehicles was so unsatisfactory. I invite all potential customers to visit our website and look at our inventory. I am certain that you will find our vehicles to be in excellent shape both mechanically and cosmetically.


5.0 out of 5.0

albert lee

by from san francisco, CA |

I have very good experience with the company. the company is very good people are friendly

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4.0 out of 5.0

Great place to buy an "affordable" used vehicle

by from San Bruno |

I went there to see three vehicles that I saw online. (Two crv's and an explorer.) One crv was gone, the other was high mileage. We found the Explorer to be just as advertised. The salesman, Ian, let both my daughter and I to test drive the vehicle. We never felt any pressure to purchase. We got a great vehicle for a great price! If you go, don't bring a checkbook ( no personal checks accepted!) Expect to find a crowd of people buying!

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1.0 out of 5.0

what a waste of time !!!!!!!!!!

by from Novato Ca. |

I drove all the way from Novato to purchase a car after talking to the guy who told me everything was straight with the car , when I got there the sunroof on the car was broken and it had NO stereo you shouldn't have people drive out from so far on a lie

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Did not make a purchase

Bay City Motors responded to this review

April 7, 2014

Dear Duke, We are sorry that we have failed to meet your expectations. It is our goal to make our customers our number one priority. We thoroughly inspect and recondition of all our vehicles prior to advertising them for sale. As such, it is surprising to hear that your impression of our vehicles was so unsatisfactory. I invite all potential customers to visit our website and look at our inventory. I am certain that you will find our vehicles to be in excellent shape both mechanically and cosmetically.


5.0 out of 5.0

Found my Jeep

by from Santa Cruz, CA |

I was looking at these guys website for a couple of weeks. They had 6 different Jeeps in stock. I liked only 3 of them because the others were 8 cyliners instead of 6. I wanted one with cloth interior and basic model, but ended buying a Limited for the same price. Very surprised and happy especially after getting a fully loaded model with the small engine.

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