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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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Originally Posted by Lightflyer1 View Post
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.


You always pay for what you get. Sometimes you get what you pay for.
It is called dope because it does make you dumb.
Thinking outside the box is difficult for some. They're afraid they'll fall off the edge of the box and be lost to oblivion.
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Old October 22nd, 2019, 09:08   #18
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Originally Posted by intro View Post
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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