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JD Byrider and Drivetime Overview

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JD Byrider was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Nov 20, 2007 and since then this brand received 1468 reviews. It is 394 reviews more than Drivetime received since Jul 30, 2007. According to received "Issue Resolved" consumers' votes, a consumer is more likely to resolve issues with Drivetime customer support team than with JD Byrider customer service.

JD Byrider and Drivetime Consumer Ratings

740 out of 5345 in Dealers category
265 out of 5345 in Dealers category
Customer service
379 in category
408 in category
475 in category
456 in category
Product or Service Quality
446 in category
464 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Drivetime ranks 475 points higher in the Dealers category than JD Byrider. People gave JD Byrider 1.7 stars for Customer service criterion in Dealers category and it is 1372 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Drivetime was rated 1.6 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 1343 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Staff criterion, than we see that Drivetime has a higher rating than JD Byrider. Regarding Product or Service Quality criterion, consumers gave JD Byrider 1.6 stars and it is 75% greater than other in category. Drivetime however was rated 1.6 stars and it is 74% greater than other in category.

JD Byrider and Drivetime Rating Details

Customer service
1.7 (506 reviews)
1.6 (282 reviews)
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...The salesman was awful to me and this was after I had already been a loyal customer for 3 years with another car..


The customers safety should be a priority and for the customer service agents to laugh at me is completely disgusting. I will be honest and say that I have kept up with my matience in oil changes tires rotations just like they said to but I can't believe this is how they treat people. People come...

John m
1.8 (499 reviews)
2 (279 reviews)
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...the service staff kept blowing me off fixing whatever small thing they could to get me out of there. the service manager ever sat in my face and told me how im not getting anything for free in his shop. mind you this is the same issue I had been dealing with since the 1st week I purchased this car...


I am not a car expert nor a mechanic so I trust the judgement and assurance from the staff. They disclose that there was a recall on the vehicle and all I have to do is to bring it to FORD. It took about 1 month before FORD can put me in the schedule and finally about September FORD diagnose the...

Product or Service Quality
1.6 (487 reviews)
1.6 (264 reviews)
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alternator went out on my car after 3 months, was informed that the service dept wouldn't be able to look at my car for 3 days because i didn't have an appt. how do you make an appt. if you do not know that your alternator is going to go out..


...I contacted Jodi at customer service. She was very nice, and directed me to the nearest Pep Boys for repair. Since I had already purchased a battery, she asked that I send her the receipts, and she would have a check sent to me...

Robert P

JD Byrider and Drivetime Pros and Cons

  • Financed me
  • Down payment
  • Nice people
  • Ease of buying
  • Customer service
  • Car
  • Customer service
  • Unprofessional conduct
  • Cnac
  • Customer service
  • No customer appreciation
  • Customer support

JD Byrider and Drivetime Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

The jd byrider in Greenville South Carolina is wonderful the finance manger Mike Morton is the best he is really a ...


Drive Time told me and it statea in their contract that they report to all 3 credit bureaus and i have had my car since...

JD Byrider and Drivetime Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

sold my grand daughter a 2005 Hundaui Elantra with 85,000 miles for $14,000 basic, plain no bells or whistles at 24...


I purchased a car from Drivetime in Fayetteville, NC the car had no mats and 1/4 tank of gas. A few days after I...

JD Byrider and Drivetime Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

I’m just angry at this company. I feel I’ve been sold a bad car 2 years ago. You guys kept ordering wrong parts for me...

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I talked to your sales rep who lied. This was over a month of call and speaking to him. I asked the questions about the...

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JD Byrider and Drivetime Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
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  • Jd Byrider Sales Representative (19 reviews)
  • Drivetime Warranty (73 reviews)
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  • Drivetime Loan (61 reviews)