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View Poll Results: What should I do for a used car?
92 Accord (turbo sleeper) +save a ton of money 5 26.32%
VW Corrado G60 in mint shape +plus save a ton of money 3 15.79%
02-04 Zetec Focus and lightly mod it with left over money 2 10.53%
03-04 SVT and spend everything I have on it 9 47.37%
Inherit an ugly Dodge Stratus with a CEL, but a new transmission (only 50K) +save a ton of money 0 0%
Other 0 0%
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Old 08-10-2007, 09:16 AM   #1
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Used car decision...

I've got a few choices on the table for a new (used) car. I would appreciate some input.

I got a good ammount for my Focus, and I still have a few parts I could move onto a new Focus or I could get a beater to get me through the next two years and then buy a new car.


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I voted the honda cause its turbo and i love turbos.....um my next would be the svt.
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Old 08-10-2007, 10:33 AM   #3
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I vote Corrado, 'cause I like them and nearly got one for my own beater/autocrosser.
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I voted the honda cause it's turbo and I'm a Honda Fan! ! ! jejejeje Hondas FTW! ! ! ! my other votes if not the honda would have been either the SVT or the Zetec!
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hondas?! no.. just get a SVT.
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sleeper ftmfw.

money is good too, you will be happier with more cash and a sleeper vs. no cash and an svtf.
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sleeper ftmfw.

money is good too, you will be happier with more cash and a sleeper vs. no cash and an svtf.
I was thinking the same thing. It is 1/4 of what I got for my Focus. I wont be tempted to do many mods to it. and I can get a better car in a couple years while still having fun with this.

Exterior looks superb for a 92, I just have to hope the stock internals will last. Supposidly he has only run 9psi on it. Judging by other people's results should be upwards of 190-230whp 190-240wtq

Still such a hard decision. I have completely fallen for the Focus and I really want another one, but I wont be able to afford modding one up nice.
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whats wrong with the focus you have now? maybe you should just keep it...
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how many miles on the honder
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Is the Honda from the original owner? Check it out very carefully (CarFax, etc). Ask if he has the maintenance records. I have to say that personally I'd be be very leery of a 15 year-old car with a turbo on it unless I knew it's history in detail...
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