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Subject:  Re: Poll: Where do you buy used cars? Date:  10/9/2012  8:28 PM
Author:  eudaimon6 Number:  69526 of 73177

I've bought my last three vehicles off craigslist. I'm reasonably familiar with evaluating used cars and, with 17 years in the business, know what a deal is.

If I were looking for something newer than five years old, I might try dealers. But I really like buying five+ year old vehicles, because they have a lot of life left but have experienced most of their depreciation.
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