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LuvNewcastle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-03-09 05:11 PM
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9. I think that would be a nice thing to do
for a friend. My dad used to have a truck of the same kind as yours and it was a good vehicle. You'd be doing your friend a great favor by selling it to him rather than having it destroyed for a discount on a new one.
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  -i have mixed emotions about DesertFlower  Aug-03-09 04:54 PM   #0 
  - My problem with it is how half-assed it is. Your trade in has to be just 3 mpg greater.  SteppingRazor   Aug-03-09 04:59 PM   #1 
  - you're kidding.  DesertFlower   Aug-03-09 05:01 PM   #2 
     - the average increase is 9.5 mpg  Schema Thing   Aug-03-09 05:06 PM   #6 
     - Unfortunately, I'm not.  SteppingRazor   Aug-03-09 05:07 PM   #7 
        - well that's not good  DesertFlower   Aug-03-09 05:09 PM   #8 
           - Not really.  SteppingRazor   Aug-03-09 05:12 PM   #11 
              - good point. when my husband  DesertFlower   Aug-03-09 05:15 PM   #16 
              - That, or it was a thinly veiled, small, highly targeted stimulus program that worked incredibly  SleeplessInAlabama   Aug-03-09 05:17 PM   #17 
              - You mentioned trucks. Is this rule just for trucks?  panader0   Aug-03-09 05:20 PM   #21 
  - I think it's a rotten deal that's ultimately horrible for the environment.  AndyA   Aug-03-09 05:02 PM   #3 
  - thank you for that info.  DesertFlower   Aug-03-09 05:05 PM   #5 
  - Here comes the 'Debbie Downer' n/t  Hutzpa   Aug-03-09 05:03 PM   #4 
  - I think that would be a nice thing to do  LuvNewcastle   Aug-03-09 05:11 PM   #9 
  - You don't have to trade in your car/truck!  ColbertWatcher   Aug-03-09 05:12 PM   #10 
  - If your friend's car died, it won't qualify  panader0   Aug-03-09 05:13 PM   #12 
  - i know that. my point was  DesertFlower   Aug-03-09 05:17 PM   #18 
  - Off the top of my head...  Schema Thing   Aug-03-09 05:14 PM   #13 
  - we did an appraisal  DesertFlower   Aug-03-09 05:19 PM   #19 
     - then I'd let a friend take it  Schema Thing   Aug-03-09 05:27 PM   #24 
  - there are always people who will complain about anything  Uzybone   Aug-03-09 05:14 PM   #14 
  - we're not complaining.  DesertFlower   Aug-03-09 05:20 PM   #20 
  - It seems like  coconuted   Aug-03-09 05:14 PM   #15 
  - If your Tundra truck is in decent shape  customerserviceguy   Aug-03-09 05:22 PM   #22 
  - i'd take you up on it,  DesertFlower   Aug-03-09 05:27 PM   #25 
  - Another short term fix for our "bubble" economy.  EmeraldCityGrl   Aug-03-09 05:26 PM   #23 
  - My car didn't qualify...  Lagomorph   Aug-03-09 05:55 PM   #26 

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