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Old October 11th, 2019, 15:41   #16
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I would really investigate a mileage that low on a car this old.
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Old October 22nd, 2019, 06:20   #17
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I have found almost without fail, as soon as you buy, something will pop up.
That's Murphy's way of inducing buyer's remorse, if you didn't have it already.

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Old October 22nd, 2019, 09:08   #18
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I would really investigate a mileage that low on a car this old.
I would think CarFax would show a history of mileage as I believe they get that from the yearly state inspections or registration ownership changes.
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Old October 22nd, 2019, 14:30   #19
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CarFax can show anything from nothing at all to a complete history.
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I think Carfax is pretty useless in a car that old.
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