Tag: used cars

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Buying used Nissan Pathfinders.
Aug 29, 2016

Nissan Pathfinder - Buy This Year, Not That One!

Car Talk Car Complaints

The Nissan Pathfinder can be a great used vehicle, but some years come with problems. We can point you in the right direction.

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Advice on buying from a used car dealer
Feb 09, 2016

Man Seeks Subaru

Dear Car Talk

Jay is hoping to buy a used Subaru but the local car dealer who specializes in Subarus has made some suspicious claims. Can Jay trust him? Car Talk's advice right here.

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Jeep Commander reliability
Nov 10, 2015

Jeep vs. Subaru: Which Should Cherie Keep?

Dear Car Talk

Cherie just ineherited a 2006 Jeep Commander with 60K miles. The problem? She loves the Subaru Forester she's put 150K miles on since buying in 2002. Car Talk's advice about what she should keep, right here.

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finding an honest car seller
Jun 25, 2015

Finding an Honest Car Seller

Guest Bloggers

How to size up the person you're about to buy from.

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Jun 09, 2015

Beware Masquerading Flood-Damaged Cars From Texas

Jim Motavalli

The used-car market is at risk of inundation from prettied up cars that were underwater during the big Lone Star storms.

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Mar 09, 2015

How to Buy a Really, Really Cheap Car

Jim Motavalli

I'm an expert in what used to be $50 cars. Now you'd pay $1,000 or so, but you can still get a solid, reliable, long-lasting car for the price--as I did.

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Sep 09, 2014

10 Used Car Bargains

Jim Motavalli

Americans are buying so many new cars they're unloading the older ones at affordable prices. Find out what's selling below market, right here.

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Dec 04, 2013

Buying a Used Prius? It Pays to Shop Around.

Jim Motavalli

Given the ironclad law of supply and demand, it pays to buy pre-owned hybrids and EVs in cities where they're not on everyone's shopping list.

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2013 Chevrolet Spark (GM photo)
Aug 16, 2013

Runt of the Litre

Guest Bloggers

Toyota Yaris, Honda Fit, Nissan Versa, Ford Fiesta -- old hand Jim Hanna falls for the tiniest automobile in a pack of tiny cars.

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Porsche 944S maintenence
Aug 06, 2013

How Much Will Raychel's Dream Car Cost Her?

Dear Car Talk

Raychel's uncle is selling his old Porsche 944S, and she wants to buy it. She's already decided it's her dream car, but she wants to know exactly what she's getting into. Tom and Ray tell her what to look out for before she decides to buy.

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