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Unread 05-11-2009, 12:22 AM   #1
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Hello, well I'm a Highschool student and I'm in need for a car. My school is like 15-20 miles away from where Ill be moving too, and i don't want my aunt to wake up 6 in the morning just to drop me off and pick me up. We drove by a car dealership (Some local one) and found a nice white 240SX for $1,995, I dont have any idea how many miles it have since the dealership was close. Do you guys think its a good deal? Planning to do some little modding to it to make it a good drifting machine. Was wondering if i also need Insurance.

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Unread 05-11-2009, 12:51 AM   #2
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Assuming you live in the USA, yeah, you kinda need insurance. Unless of course you like jail.

$1,995 seems pretty low for that car...I'd definitely find out the year, the number of miles, maintenance records, a carfax history (hopefully some of the other members here still have carfax subscriptions) and test drive it. Having a 3rd party mechanic look at it would be good too.
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Try to get a carfax report on it as well

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What year, mileage, how many owners, previous owner, 5pd or auto, and service records? Answer these and well help determine if its worth the buy. Carfax would be nice to know as well.
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