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Old 01-29-2013, 12:51 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by flyboyike View Post
I still don't understand why some people continue to view their cars (especially econoboxes, which to me includes the Focus) as some sort of an investment.
Who's doing that? Nothing wrong with trying to minimize expenses, and resale value certainly affects your transportation expense.

Originally Posted by Slo86GT View Post
I'm with the group that got nearly 20% off the sticker price. No gripes from me as long as the car doesn't have any major difficulty in the next 4-5 years...

*knocks on wood*
Originally Posted by PratoN View Post
I'm with the group that got 8% off... on a Ti trim level. I'd be the prime group to complain, but I plan on keeping the car until it turns into a box of rust. Which is like 8 years here up nort.
Yeah I hope to keep driving this car well past 100k miles (would be my first time) so the issue is not huge for me, but it's always nice to be familiar with your exits should the hit the fan...
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