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Old 01-03-2006, 07:00 AM   #1
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good and cheap?

im looking to buy a new car that is good on gas and cheap, i was thinking of a jetta because iv heard they are awesome on gas and are pretty cheap to buy, im not looking for a new one I dont have alot of money so it would be used, can someone tell me if this is a good car to buy
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Old 01-03-2006, 12:54 PM   #2
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Hello, look this web (european cars).

http://www.mobile.de/cgi-bin/searchP...=1&sr_qua l=G

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Old 01-03-2006, 08:27 PM   #3
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jettas are okay, obvioulsy you have more jettas in the states than we have over here... golfs are smaller if you're looking to stick with the veedub. also vw are pretty reliable in my experience. Dont expect vw's to be that fast either, i suppose for the money, you MIGHT find a golf gti, mk3 or 4 for reliablilty... dont expect anything special for the money though!!
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Old 01-03-2006, 08:46 PM   #4
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If you really want European the Jetta would be your best bet; however, if you want something that should be more reliable I would suggest a Toyota Corolla or a Honda Civic. Both would give you outstanding reliability (cheaper) and good MPG.
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Old 01-03-2006, 10:12 PM   #5
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I didnt really know it was possible to have a good AND cheap car at the same time.
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Old 01-03-2006, 11:23 PM   #6
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I didnt really know it was possible to have a good AND cheap car at the same time.

It is.
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Old 01-03-2006, 11:35 PM   #7
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I didnt really know it was possible to have a good AND cheap car at the same time.
So then what is a Neon in your eyes? Isnt it (in your opinion) a good car and a cheap one? Using your logic the Neon cannot be both. (And it is a cheap car... )
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Old 01-04-2006, 01:00 AM   #8
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So then what is a Neon in your eyes? Isnt it (in your opinion) a good car and a cheap one? Using your logic the Neon cannot be both. (And it is a cheap car... )
Its cheap. Its not good, but it will suffice me enough to get my savings up there.
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Its cheap. Its not good, but it will suffice me enough to get my savings up there.
Then why do you constantly fight for respect for a car that you yourself deem to be "not good"?
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Old 01-04-2006, 01:10 AM   #10
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Then why do you constantly fight for respect for a car that you yourself deem to be "not good"?
I meant that its not good but its not bad either. And because of the fact that its my car and a lot of people that just somehow have it better, dont need to insult it.
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And because of the fact that its my car and a lot of people that just somehow have it better, dont need to insult it.
Umm.... I am quite confused by this statement. Do you mean:
"People do not need to insult the Neon simply because it is my car or because they think that it is a bad car; because it is my car I wish to support it."
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Umm.... I am quite confused by this statement. Do you mean:
"People do not need to insult the Neon simply because it is my car or because they think that it is a bad car; because it is my car I wish to support it."
Somethin along those lines.
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Old 01-04-2006, 01:53 AM   #13
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Then why do you constantly fight for respect for a car that you yourself deem to be "not good"?


it's because he loves getting 18mpg
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it's because he loves getting 18mpg
And eating civics all day. I say its worth it. By the way im getting my 24 miles now.
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you wanna try racing in my area... unless you wanna race old people in civics and neons, you have to race the type R's and the R32's...
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