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Unread 01-30-2010, 08:29 PM   #1
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Question A 2007 Honda Civic for my first car, can anyone help me?

I have found a 2007 civic with 31500 miles selling for $8600. It have a salvage title and the seller told me that the accident wasn't too bad on the front passenger side of the car. I love this car so much but it's kind of expenvise for me and I'm confusing about buying it or not. It would be very thankful if anyone would help me to run a carfax on it, and also tells me what to beware of if I'm buying this car. I have already call the seller and have my dad and my undel looked and test drive it twice. Thanks guys!

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oh, I forgot to tell you that the VIN numbers are 2HGFG128X7H500107
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Stay away from rebuilds. It could have frame damage.
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thanks for the quick reply! how can I know if the car have frame damage or not?
The seller told me that the hood is still stork, and the car runs ok when I drive it.

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Almost guaranteed to have frame (unibody) damage...i wouldn't buy it if i were you. Those unibodies crumble in even a fender bender.
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i've had a lot of good experiences with newer Honda Civics, but yeah I would be wary about picking up a rebuild, sounds risky.
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Run away and don't look back. Honda's are cheap, even before being rebuilt. *shudders*
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Run away and don't look back. Honda's are cheap, even before being rebuilt. *shudders*
I wouldn't say they are any worse than your Corolla. Most Honda's are well made cars, and have proven to be one of the cheapest to maintain automobile on the market for years.
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my parents have no problem with their accord. but of course their car was twice what mine cost.
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