Originally Posted by mwlmd
I think the point of AGS's comment was that had you not put $5k down on your lease you would have walked away with $7k in your pocket instead of $2k.
It was 7k total. I got to lease the new car with the same 5k cap reduction and put 2k in my pocket. And I do understand AGS's point. It's very important we understand how the lease company and our insurance policy will deal with a write off situation, God forbid it happens.