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I am considering purchasing a used 2001 4X4 Suburban from a local dealer. It has all the features I want, only 10,000 miles, and the price is right. After I inquired if the vehicle had been in an accident or had a major repair, the saleman told me to speak to the F&I guy who told me it was a "repurchased" vehicle. He showed me the disclosure statement which indicated the vehicle was repurchased (out of state) by GM under the lemon law because it had a front axle leak and brake power booster leak. I took it for a test drive and everything seemed to work properly.
I returned to the dealership and had them put it up on a lift. There was a seepage of fluid from the front differential pinion seal. There also was evidence that the differential has been opened previuosly. The salesman claims there is nothing wrong with the auto and due to the fact that the vehicle still has 26,000 miles and 16 months left of the original warranty I have nothing to worry about.

My questions:

1) Should I buy a lemon law auto?

2) Has anyone out there bought a lemon law car and had good experience?

Any suggestions?
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