Here's Why You Should NEVER EVER Buy a Cheap Maserati Quattroporte

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  1. Epotheros

    Epotherosיום לפני

    That looks a lot like Aristocrat Motors in the background.

  2. Mike Sam

    Mike Samיום לפני

    Fully enjoyed the anxiety! Ok, off to buy some cargo shorts!

  3. Jessica Copeland

    Jessica Copeland4 ימים לפני

    You're entirely wrong, with regard to paddle shift transmission mapping. The ZF "Automatica" was also available with paddle shift. The GT variants, including the GT Executive, came with with paddle shift AND the ZF 6HP-26 transmission. Furthermore, if you buy a Maserati for the best ride, the best performance, the most comfortable interior, or the least intensive maintenance... you're buying it for all the wrong reasons. You buy a Maserati because you want a Maserati and can afford one. If you buy it to compare it to anything else... just skip the remorse and buy said "something else".

  4. Manuel R. A.

    Manuel R. A.8 ימים לפני

    Hahaha I thought you were Doug demuro

  5. Tripp Rogers

    Tripp Rogers12 ימים לפני

    Fast Forward to Christmas 2020 when Ol' Hoovert gives Ed Bolian NEARLY THE EXACT SAME CAR FOR CARTREK CHRISTMAS EDITION

  6. ReCycle Spinning

    ReCycle Spinning18 ימים לפני

    From what I heard newer German cars are a nightmare money pit also.

  7. Menuka Ariyadasa

    Menuka Ariyadasa7 ימים לפני

    But more reliable and less worse than the Maserati

  8. Valentin Naumov

    Valentin Naumovחודש לפני

    This is Maserati- a nice looking car with perfect Ferrari engine. What does this guy wants more?

  9. Travis McQuaig

    Travis McQuaigחודש לפני

    The left tag light is out

  10. David Fox

    David Foxחודש לפני

    It reminds me a of a maxima. Not that I think about nissans...

  11. Xiaotong Li

    Xiaotong Liחודש לפני

    Don't buy mass produced Maserati! I have a handcrafted limited edition Maserati coupe, only 2000 were sold to US. Not a single problem.

  12. Simply Wonderful

    Simply Wonderfulחודש לפני

    Doug Demuro FASHION ADVICE.. you killing me! 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

  13. Gregory Timmons

    Gregory Timmonsחודש לפני

    "What could i buy for 100K?" Hoovie buys cheapest Alfa Romeo Montreal in existence.

  14. Greg Kaiser

    Greg Kaiserחודש לפני

    Thanks! What was the hourly rate for labor at the dealership? Also which year range has the bad transmission?

  15. jgtemperton

    jgtempertonחודש לפני

    So you love it then? Look, just buy an 08 ZF trans GT and above with low miles and a full warranty. Its still cheap as chips and unbelievable. Always test drive first. The check engine light lingering happens on every car. Really, if you get caught out, its on you and not on the car.

  16. jgtemperton

    jgtempertonחודש לפני

    oh and in a German car no one will care less. In the Maz, complete strangers will talk to you.

  17. Sonny Brooks

    Sonny Brooks2 חודשים לפני

    Shines like a new penny

  18. Steve Harris

    Steve Harris2 חודשים לפני

    What year is this Quattroporte?

  19. RVguy

    RVguy2 חודשים לפני

    I've happily owned a 2008 QP Executive GT for 4 years and the only problem I have had was a small broken part in the driver's window regulator. It is such a beauty that it ended up in the International Maserati calendar one year. I've owned Jaguars, Mercedes V12, etc. and they were super money pits. Buy a 2008 and newer so you won't have the transmission problems.

  20. jopie

    jopie3 חודשים לפני

    Whats the soundtrack at 7:50 ? Its Nice

  21. David Varela

    David Varela3 חודשים לפני

    seems that the solution is : convert this engine to carbs, put a regular supercharger, stick to the manual 6 speed original transmission ( gated manual ) and that would solve all the bads and brings all the forever.

  22. ysdxd

    ysdxd3 חודשים לפני

    So you've had one issue with transmission and one with headlamp, interior shows signs of normal wear and tear plus bits and bops nothing major for 10+ year old car. If this was to put me off buying one it didn't

  23. Brandon Jasso

    Brandon Jasso3 חודשים לפני

    Wow not bad for 13k

  24. Victory

    Victory4 חודשים לפני

    How to solve this car's issues... Keep the engine in case it gets valuable, and switch out the old gearbox and drop an LS into it.

  25. Holly Golightly

    Holly Golightly4 חודשים לפני


  26. Jonas Langress

    Jonas Langress4 חודשים לפני

    A Maserati is like a woman. You love it for its looks and you don't care if the rest is not perfect.

  27. Dorianx 12

    Dorianx 124 חודשים לפני

    You are all just dumb. the car was designed to be taken out of your garage to your driveway infront of your house every weekend for your neighbors to see. Then to be driven back inside the garage until next weekend. You are guaranteed 20k miles without any issues that way.

  28. 5Siver

    5Siver5 חודשים לפני

    The authorities require the check engine light to be ON for at least 15 seconds at key on. Some manufacturers keep it ON until you start the engine, other manufacturers like for the Maserati that you're showing decide to turn it off after 15 seconds.

  29. Official id2v

    Official id2v5 חודשים לפני

    Guys im 16 and i saw an unskippable offer 2009 maserati quattroporte on 140km for only 9grand and its a good offer to my country standards should i get it?

  30. leatherwiz

    leatherwiz5 חודשים לפני

    I think you should just buy a Mercedes.

  31. Super Shifter

    Super Shifter5 חודשים לפני

    Noooo you can't buy an old quattroporte its too expensive to maintain! Haha ferrari v8 go brrrr

  32. Ted Jordan

    Ted Jordan5 חודשים לפני

    There's a ding on the left front fender above the 1st and 2nd vent!

  33. Jason Barnes

    Jason Barnes5 חודשים לפני

    The other Quattroporte video says it's the best way to look rich for 20.000. This one says don't buy it.

  34. 45 th Parallel

    45 th Parallel5 חודשים לפני

    Yes Doug still dressing himself in little boy short pants, and spends little time talking about how it drives.

  35. game like a boss

    game like a boss5 חודשים לפני

    you have one of the weirdest garage!

  36. GapBahnDirk

    GapBahnDirk6 חודשים לפני

    A Spork.... ha ha!

  37. Patrick Miller

    Patrick Miller6 חודשים לפני

    hilarious video brother!! subscribing just on this alone!! looking at a 2014 Ghibli and a bit nervous

  38. Colaskittles910

    Colaskittles9107 חודשים לפני

    never buy a cheap quattroporte because you have fixing costs.. uhm yea like for any other "old" or "cheap" car too.

  39. WeBroke

    WeBroke7 חודשים לפני

    Yes an old Maserati is very nice and a very amazing car i like them best out of every Maserati and i really like the 2004-2009 Maserati but it has expensive maintenance

  40. Top Man.

    Top Man.7 חודשים לפני

    A fool and his money were lucky enough to come together in the first place!

  41. Clarence Carlucci

    Clarence Carlucci7 חודשים לפני

    What is the name of the song playing when you looked around the car?

  42. Alex Aleschu

    Alex Aleschu7 חודשים לפני

    Very nice to hear. I will give Maserati Kansas City a positive Google review.

  43. emilio moncher

    emilio moncher8 חודשים לפני

    do not buy a maserati if you do not have the money, keep driving your toyota, it is a cheaper car for poor men.

  44. Man on the Range

    Man on the Range8 חודשים לפני

    i have a Saab and check engine light turn on after you turn the key and didnt come out on its own until you start the engine... so not a big deal just start and no chk. light...

  45. Bryan Carlson

    Bryan Carlson8 חודשים לפני

    It looks like a 1995 Buick LeSabre!

  46. tariq matooq

    tariq matooq8 חודשים לפני

    USD 8800 is cheap ??? , dude you got ripped off i bought 2010 for USD 2650 with no issues and willing to flip it for 6k negotitable

  47. BanWindowsForever

    BanWindowsForever8 חודשים לפני

    xD Hilarious he went the same route as Doug DeMuro. You could get a Mercedes or BMW, but it just would not be the same. These old Quattroportes are somewhat misunderstood. These are comparatively reliable, if you maintain them / know how to take care of them. (For instance, you should never drive the F1 models in simulated 'auto' mode-only manual + Sport mode.) The interior is fine Italian leather all over; the car is fast and handles very well; the exhaust note is impeccable; the styling has aged incredibly well; and, the list goes on. Maybe it's good, though, that these cars come with a hefty learning curve: that means they're cheap to buy used and are simply amazing for the money - that is, if you're willing to put up with somewhat high maintenance costs + a big learning curve.

  48. BanWindowsForever

    BanWindowsForever3 ימים לפני

    @Chaminda Thushara Ruwan Kasturi For the duo-select models, you need to get used to operating the gearbox - you get the most life possible out of the clutch, that way. Once the clutch does go, however (which is inevitable), there is nothing you can do about it. In the case that you don't care to pay for expensive clutch repairs, you can get a ZF-automatic model (preferably 2010-2012). Other than that, maintenance is similar to how it would be on most cars... but, remember that, if something does end up breaking (as happens on any car), it's comparatively expensive for someone to fix. Even oil changes are ~$300 if you have a shop do it. The tires aren't cheap either, and you need two different sizes. There's also always the possibility you buy someone's unmaintained vehicle and then have yourself a nightmare to deal with. It's difficult to put this all into text, as there are many nuances; however, I will summarize by saying this: these cars come with a learning curve, and they COULD cost quite a sum to maintain. If you learn how to deal with the maintenance + quirks, you do technically end up with a pretty good car for the money. However, most would rather not deal with the headache that comes with owning a low-production car that was made for a niche, simply given the sheer amount of things you have to learn about the car - both before you buy one, and while you own it. IMO, it's worth it, but some would disagree. Should you feel up to it, there are always forums that can help steer you in the correct direction.

  49. Chaminda Thushara Ruwan Kasturi

    Chaminda Thushara Ruwan Kasturi16 ימים לפני

    how do you maintain them?

  50. Raimar Lunardi

    Raimar Lunardi8 חודשים לפני

    my 2010 Civic is less worn than that and it has run 135k

  51. Chaminda Thushara Ruwan Kasturi

    Chaminda Thushara Ruwan Kasturiחודש לפני

    no shit it's an appliance

  52. Dale Steel

    Dale Steel8 חודשים לפני

    Loved my old quatroportte. Apart from typical loose back end issue it never missed a beat

  53. Catherine Goins

    Catherine Goins9 חודשים לפני

    Oh and those fake fender vents

  54. Catherine Goins

    Catherine Goins9 חודשים לפני

    7:40 what is the name of that song

  55. Rafi Rahmani

    Rafi Rahmani9 חודשים לפני

    I live in Toronto where insurance is a scam hidden in plain sight. Insurance is $400 a month for young men here so a car expense is a no for me for a while.

  56. Mark-Anthony Conti

    Mark-Anthony Conti9 חודשים לפני

    And here is proof that any moron can buy a lemon.

  57. Politics Public

    Politics Public9 חודשים לפני

    I get it now , Ferrari hired bunch of engineers from back door , cheap bastards. I got tempted may be 100 times to buy one of these but could not find 1 positive video for go ahead. I stick to German cars

  58. Chaminda Thushara Ruwan Kasturi

    Chaminda Thushara Ruwan Kasturiחודש לפני

    A dude in the comments had a 2003 MB C320 and said it was a nightmare, and that his Maserati GT was better than the C230

  59. Mohi Hashmi

    Mohi Hashmi9 חודשים לפני

    One more thing, you should fire your so called wizard and hire Jared haha

  60. Mohi Hashmi

    Mohi Hashmi9 חודשים לפני

    Oops Tyler it came up after your Mesarati give away video. You should seriously take it down if you don't want the winner to feel bad haha

  61. Renny1953

    Renny19539 חודשים לפני

    It's Italian! It's pretty and it's a shit box. They are all the same.

  62. Brandon Hughes

    Brandon Hughes9 חודשים לפני

    I have never gotten the impression that AMGs were unreliable. Is it specifically the e63 or are most of their models know to be unreliable?

  63. Corvid Canuck

    Corvid Canuck9 חודשים לפני

    It's Chysler garbage. And alot of "Italian made" things are actually made by Chinese in Chinese Factories in Italy. Ever wonder why the Wuhan flu was so bad there, 100,000's of Chinese work in Italy.

  64. Lauri Koskinen

    Lauri Koskinen9 חודשים לפני

    I have tried all of your mentioned cars and the Maserati is the best to drive hands down. It seems you have an executive spec, which has softer suspension. Also i strongly disagree with your take on the interior materials. The maserati has handcrafted nappa leather seats and lining. You cannot even get that quality as an option on bmws. Yes the infotainment sucks and the clusters are from a fiat but the Ferrari engine more than makes up for that.

  65. Joshua Rosenberg

    Joshua Rosenberg9 חודשים לפני

    Ghibli has just as many future quirks

  66. Tim the Lindroos

    Tim the Lindroos9 חודשים לפני

    Go and buy an Kia Stinger! Wery good car!:)

  67. Larry P.

    Larry P.9 חודשים לפני

    Happier than a fat person getting a $100 gift certificate to the olive garden- what a hoot!

  68. cathode follower

    cathode follower9 חודשים לפני

    LOL... It looks like a Buick. I thought it was a Buick at first.

  69. Uncle Sam

    Uncle Sam9 חודשים לפני

    How do you afford all these cars???

  70. hanse81

    hanse819 חודשים לפני

    It's the 634th time he says used European cars are bad after buying the cheapest one he could find of certain brand/model.

  71. Fred Pilcher

    Fred Pilcher9 חודשים לפני

    Such a pretty car. What a pity it's a crock.

  72. Vic G

    Vic G9 חודשים לפני

    100k new but a not as good as a Fiat Panda costing 10k new.

  73. Herr bananhjärna Smith

    Herr bananhjärna Smith9 חודשים לפני

    That Masserati has the right and very rare color. They are always some sort of black, blue or silver with some green in it!!

  74. ReCycle Spinning

    ReCycle Spinning9 חודשים לפני

    How ironic, the "good" German transmission is broke, the Italian motor, running good

  75. Satsuma GT

    Satsuma GT18 ימים לפני

    Funnily enough, the ZF 6HP only outclasses the DuoSelect if we’re talking about comfort and ease of use. The DuoSelect is a rear transaxle and way more sports oriented

  76. John Evans

    John Evans9 חודשים לפני

    Great styling. And there it ends ...

  77. Terence Jay

    Terence Jay9 חודשים לפני

    I have CELA - Check Engine Light Anxiety - every time I start my car. I'm thinking if you put a stethoscope on it, you would hear it going 'Hee Hee Hee', like Muttley, until it goes out.

  78. emjayay

    emjayay9 חודשים לפני

    Harry really likes his, but it's a hotter model.

  79. Xodus

    Xodus9 חודשים לפני

    Just a couple of clicks... boom, gone (200$)

  80. martin sinclair

    martin sinclair9 חודשים לפני

    Why don't you buy a cheap Lada Niva and test that out?

  81. Some Dude

    Some Dude10 חודשים לפני

    The ZF gearbox is pure SHIT. Same one I had in my XJ8 that failed...

  82. Z

    Z10 חודשים לפני

    there is a very lot to like about these cars , so you need a dedicated scanner , who fucking cares

  83. Grant Roberts

    Grant Roberts10 חודשים לפני

    The Wizzard probably hates you for all the broken cars you buy and make him fix.

  84. Brent Bowen

    Brent Bowen10 חודשים לפני

    it's for Connoisseur my good man

  85. Ty Johnson

    Ty Johnson10 חודשים לפני

    Endless money pit for sale everyone any takers? Lol

  86. Alex Kane

    Alex Kane10 חודשים לפני

    Dude it’s a beautiful car that’s dirt dirt dirt cheap like.... I just bought one and even if I have problems in the future it was sooo goddamn cheap that it’s worth.

  87. Aidan Sutherland

    Aidan Sutherland10 חודשים לפני

    I love all of Hoovie’s Doug DeMuro references. I want a collaboration.

  88. Mopeds

    Mopeds10 חודשים לפני

    Car wizards favourite car

  89. JukeBoxHero 's

    JukeBoxHero 's10 חודשים לפני

    No offense, but your being to talk like that Doug dude.

  90. P Lowe

    P Lowe10 חודשים לפני

    Cartridge oil filter located directly above A/C compressor and belt. If you’re gonna spill oil onto anywhere, the A/C belt is the best place to do that onto.

  91. Actarus

    Actarus10 חודשים לפני

    People bash on the Maserati QP because they are buying the wrong one. The Maserati QP Sport GTS after 2009 with 4.7 Liter V8 is an amazing car. Its looks are updates and look way better. It has sports suspension, which may be uncomfy, gives you more of a Ferrari feel plus the sound is probably one of the best ever period. It's why top gear called it a 4 door supercar and I bet if Doug Demuro would review one his opinion would probably change on the QP

  92. Gabriel Cristian De La Prada

    Gabriel Cristian De La Prada10 חודשים לפני

    Love that car

  93. forty6an2

    forty6an210 חודשים לפני

    @ Tyler: Wife use to have a Quattroporte. I loved the engine note when you cranked it up and I have a softspot for that back end for some reason. When the thing worked right, I loved it, when it broke down, it was the biggest pain in the rear end, you ever seen. Once we were over the Maserati, it was replaced with a late model CLS AMG and that has since been replaced with a Cadillac CT6. On a different note, years back, I wrote to Doug about where to have the Maserati serviced when I was still living around New Orleans and he featured my question on one of his "Ask Doug" columns.

  94. Phil Hubb

    Phil Hubb5 חודשים לפני

    Maserati used to have a dealership in nola. Near Lee Circle as I recall. Of course it's long gone.

  95. No Name

    No Name6 חודשים לפני

    forty6an2 so where did u have it serviced....I am in new orleans

  96. gmonsen

    gmonsen10 חודשים לפני

    Hoovies Garage buys the cheapest expensive car and then shows video of how surprised they are that there are a lot of problems. And the value of that is?

  97. Val Halla

    Val Halla10 חודשים לפני

    anyone liked the music at 7:41? what is it? i love it

  98. hellobooom

    hellobooom10 חודשים לפני

    It was pretty unfair to say that an E63 has similar reliability

  99. Deji B.

    Deji B.10 חודשים לפני

    Professional whiner .

  100. sledger2003

    sledger200310 חודשים לפני

    Tyler goes to his garage the next morning to find the Maserati had emptied its arse all over his rug ... and no one was surprised ..

  101. CycleCruza

    CycleCruza10 חודשים לפני

    They're all boxes with wheels to me. I don't understand how you all get excited about cages. Motorcycles are so much better.

  102. Peter C.

    Peter C.11 חודשים לפני

    Jolopie at its best

  103. ediddyish

    ediddyish11 חודשים לפני

    I always find it funny when people expect a Maserati or Porsche or BMW to be as cheap to maintain as a Honda Accord. Even if it costs $10K as a used car, the cost to maintain will still be for a $100K, when new car.

  104. Wayne B

    Wayne B11 חודשים לפני

    🔥🔥🔥 🏁🏁🏁you have to look all the way🏎️🏎️🏎️ 0:31 🔥💝💜 👇 👇 👇💘

  105. a20axf

    a20axf11 חודשים לפני

    I totally thought this was Jimbo from Savage Garage’s old Maserati until I saw the interior! These sound so badass but, Italian reliability...

  106. Watching You

    Watching You11 חודשים לפני

    This guy needs to understand what he's driving.

  107. SeantheShep

    SeantheShep11 חודשים לפני

    He says he isn't rich. Me: Looks at his house and garage... "sure sure"

  108. Frankie Read

    Frankie Read11 חודשים לפני

    🔥🔥 🏁🏁🏁you have to look all the way🏎️🏎️🏎️ 0:59 💗💝💛 👇👇👇👇💓

  109. N G

    N G11 חודשים לפני

    A lot of wear and tear? You should see my car