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I hesitate between buying a 2006 Bonavista XTrail from Nissan at a reduced price since they won't make them any more and a RAV4 Toyota 2007- I leased a Pathfinder for the past 4 years now I am buying
Dear Patty, I have a once in a lifetime opportunity and need direction. My ex-husband is buying me a new car(lucky me. ok, so I begged, pleaded, and said I would reveal some of his deepest darkest secrets to the world, but otherwisehe was ok with it. I would like a small S.U.V., V6, good/great gas mileage, low maintenance, heated leather ...
Is it more financially prudent to consider buying a slightly used "program vehicle" than to buy a brand new one?
I am considering buying a VW Passat (2001) for approximately $10,000. The car has 41000 miles on it and looks to be in great shape. I've yet to take it to a mechanic for a final check, but I was wondering what your opinion is based on the information I gave you. Thanks, Renee
Hi Patty. I'm seriously considering buying a 2000 VW Beetle and i'd like to know if you know what the average life i.e. how many miles they go and what defects they have. I've been told their expensive to keep up and that could be a problem. Help! Would this be a good purchase for me! The seller has had nothing but good things with it. Thanks!
I'm looking at buying a used car --would you recommend buying a used fleet vehicle? I found online a a low mileage factory warranty active close to my price range, and it checks out as a former corporate fleet vehicle. Thanks
I am interested in buying a new Mazda 3S Sport model. How do I find out what others in my area are paying for theirs?

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