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Author: ogrecat Big funky green star, 20000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 59183  
Subject: Re: milestone Date: 2/7/2007 10:44 PM
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<<As of 1 February, I have had my car for 18 years.

Sort of a symbol of why I was able to retire early.



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Congratulations, I think you deserve five gold stars for that.


How many miles have you put on the car, and was it new when you bought it? Any plans to replace it? And may I ask what make it is and any comments you may have on the repair history of the vehicle?


I think sheer boredom is a leading reason for a lot of people to replace their cars.

You get a rec for that accomplishment.



Seattle Pioneer


72000 miles
Bought new
Ford Festiva (Mazda built in Korea)
Will replace it when no longer safe
Has never been towed
One reason for not being replaced is total disgust of entire car buying process
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