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Old 01-21-2010, 07:45 PM   #1
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Hi all, I have a chance to buy a 2000 Focus and wanted to get some advice. My sister bought it new and it has 200,000 highway miles. All maintenance has been kept up and the only known problem is the key is stuck in the ignition switch. It runs fine and doesn't have any leaks or strange noises. It is the 5 speed. Are there any known issues to look for?
Any ideas on the amount I should offer? She bought a new car and the dealer didn't offer much for the Focus.
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Old 01-21-2010, 07:57 PM   #2
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Old 01-21-2010, 09:47 PM   #3
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well, if its in good condition and runs great that helps, but i wouldnt pay no more than 2000 for it... but hey... maybe even 1500 because its family!..lol.. welcome aboard!
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Old 01-21-2010, 09:51 PM   #4
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What did the dealer offer her?
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Old 01-21-2010, 10:16 PM   #5
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whoa, wait... is it a zetec or spi engine?
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