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I have signed up in Greenville sc I am trying to contact someone
I originally did this 8 months ago but did not follow up and actually start
I am in position now to buy a car and start but need to know if I am good to go before buying the car
I see that on the orginal car I was going to use some info was missing such as I never had it inspected
I will have all insurance and new car inspected but don't want to do this if there is a chance to beturned away for some reason
any ideas
 

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You're buying a car based on driving for Uber?
I hope not.

The rates look tasty in your neck of the woods, but they WILL change... and not in a direction that will benefit you.

Might wanna do a little more homework.

Good luck
 

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I have signed up in Greenville sc I am trying to contact someone
I originally did this 8 months ago but did not follow up and actually start
I am in position now to buy a car and start but need to know if I am good to go before buying the car
I see that on the orginal car I was going to use some info was missing such as I never had it inspected
I will have all insurance and new car inspected but don't want to do this if there is a chance to beturned away for some reason
any ideas
No one can answer this for you. Generally, this is how it works:

You sign up, go into have your vehicle inspected and your paperwork checked out and uploaded. After that, assuming your paperwork is in order and your car passes inspection, you sit back and wait while they do a background check on you. If you pass that, you get an email saying you're good to go. So, you still have pretty much every step to complete and anything can go wrong along the way. Before you buy anything, make sure it's acceptable for the market you are driving in. There's a list of what's needed in your area online. Generally it has to look good inside and out, have 4 doors and working AC. There's also age requirements. So, along the way of all this Uber can choose to turn down your car if it doesn't meet requirements and they can turn down you for things found in your driving record and background check.
 

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Buy the best car you can afford without relying on Uber to pay for it. 2005 or newer, but, maybe it could become ineligible in one year (maybe SC doesn't have the 10 year old requirement). Leather is a huge plus. IF you can afford a small SUV that has 6 passenger seats, you can squeak out a few more pennies but you'll make up for it in gas mileage.

If you're making the cash you hoped for, keep the car and put into savings until you can pay cash for a nicer ride.

I also don't recommend an SUV that doesn't have at least 7 seats. The mileage and access only to UberX just doesn't make sense.

Here are some ideas from the Greenville, SC Craigslist that I would at least start looking at:

For X:
http://greenville.craigslist.org/ctd/5194452299.html
http://greenville.craigslist.org/cto/5193474343.html
http://greenville.craigslist.org/cto/5140072445.html

For XL:
http://greenville.craigslist.org/cto/5180095428.html
http://charlotte.craigslist.org/ctd/5194976641.html

Hope that gives you an idea where to start.
 
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