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I currently have a 1995 Dodge neon. Because my car is over ten years old, I am nervous about driving it any distance. I have saved $3,000 and am looking to purchase a used car that is fuel efficient as well as dependable and no older than a 1998-99. Do you think I'm being unrealistic?
I just read your article in the NYT and was interested in this web site, since, as a female, sometimes I feel helpless going to mechanics (who are mostly men) for help doing things that I could have done myself if I knew how. Thank you!!
I have a 2003 Honda Pilot at ~58,000 miles. It uses a lot of gas. I was wondering if you ...
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In about a year my lease will be up on my gas-guzzling Jeep Grand Cherokee. I want to do either the hybrid thing or at least get something fuel efficient. I need a decent cargo room 'cause I have two big dogs. If there's any accepted wisdom on hybrids that you all have I'd be happy to hear it. I'm also trying to be somewhat economical on ...
My husband and I are considering purchasing a new car. The criteria started out searching for a fuel efficient roomy something to replace our Chevrolet Venture van. It appears the Ford Escape Hybrid may suit. We disagree whether a used Ford Escape 4cl for $17,000 or a used Ford Escape Hybrid for $22,000. I say the Hybrid helps with weekly expenses. My ...
We are a family of 6 (2 adults; 4 kids 7 and under); I just totaled our gas guzzling Mazda MPV; do we have any fuel efficient car alternatives that will (legally) transport all of us?
In Oct 2003 I bought a 2000 Chevy Blazer for 10888. In Jan 2005 the engine basically imploded. My auto insurance said it was not a covered loss. I still owed 7500 on it. I ended up rushing into a Chevy Colorado pickup. I owe 22k on the loan and the truck is worth 11000. My current payments are 475 a mo @9.5%. I still have 52 mo left on the loan. I ...
Thank you ASKPATTY.com for providing this information. I am interested in buying a fuel efficient and reliable car that is like a wagon or SUV. Maybe a 2007 - want to stay around $24,000. What would your top pick be???? Comfort would be nice. I don