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Unread 02-19-2013, 10:45 AM   #1
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Hi! I need a new (used) car. The company I work with has an interoffice classifieds system and I'm considering the following ad:

2001 Convertible Saab Red with black top. 145,000 miles. Well maintained. Great condition $3,800
The only kind of convertible for 2001 is the 9-3 SE 2-door, and the pic seems to show exactly like the stuff I could see on other sites.

According to Kelly Blue Book, the price is fair for that year, make and mileage, but my concern is I don't want another money pit. Does anyone know how Saabs hold up? Am I likely to be in another repairing for more than its worth situation like I am with my current Volvo?

Any opinions would be much appreciated. Thank you.

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Unread 02-19-2013, 11:45 AM   #2
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$3,800? What's wrong with it? Saabs are solid cars.
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Other than super expensive to fix last I recall(and I am not sure if this is a GM Saab or true Saab), I personally really like Saab's.
Do your part to increase minivan population, go bareback...its more fun anyways!

Or feel free to drive that SUV and argue its not just a raised station wagon....jus sayin.

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