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kestrel91316 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-27-07 12:19 PM
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34. I know LOTS of Prius owners and they all LOVE them!!
No complaints from anybody yet.

Reminds me of the Honda Accord back right before I got mine. GREAT cars.
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  -So I'm seriously entertaining the idea of buying a hybrid, can DUers enlighten me? EOO  Apr-26-07 07:16 PM   #0 
  - You can't go wrong with either  flyingfysh   Apr-26-07 07:27 PM   #1 
  - My DU friend Demotex just got one, he loves it.  karlrschneider   Apr-26-07 07:30 PM   #2 
  - There are at least five Prius owners at my work.  Opposite Reaction   Apr-26-07 07:39 PM   #3 
  - I'm not planning on buying for at least a year...  EOO   Apr-26-07 08:12 PM   #5 
  - I think you're referring to the Honda Insight (rear fender skirts) -  bullwinkle428   Apr-26-07 09:52 PM   #15 
  - Prius, hands down, assuming the current model is as amenable to PHEV conversion  loindelrio   Apr-26-07 08:10 PM   #4 
  - Yeah, I'm going to test-drive a Prius tonight.  EOO   Apr-26-07 08:18 PM   #6 
  - Forget NG. The coming NG crash is going to make mitigating oil depletion  loindelrio   Apr-26-07 09:11 PM   #11 
  - Consider the Touring Edition Prius - for the extra $800 or so, you get  bullwinkle428   Apr-26-07 09:57 PM   #16 
  - "punish Toyota for torpedoing their PHEV upgrade capability"  krkaufman   Apr-27-07 02:38 AM   #23 
     - ..  loindelrio   Apr-27-07 10:12 AM   #25 
  - I LOVE my Prius - but if you are buying "up" to save money  salin   Apr-26-07 08:19 PM   #7 
  - Oh, I drive a lot...  EOO   Apr-26-07 08:35 PM   #8 
     - Then *DO* it!  salin   Apr-26-07 08:46 PM   #10 
        - Payments aren't that much of a difference.  EOO   Apr-26-07 11:45 PM   #22 
  - If I recall correctly, they're not yet at the point where you save money in the long run...  BlooInBloo   Apr-26-07 08:38 PM   #9 
  - Depends on whether the option is "comparable size" or "comparable cost"  salin   Apr-26-07 09:49 PM   #14 
  - im buying a civic, not hybrid  frankenforpres   Apr-26-07 09:12 PM   #12 
  - Prius is now 3rd or fourth generation  BushDespiser12   Apr-26-07 09:16 PM   #13 
  - just get a 2 year old civic or a Yaris  lithiumbomb   Apr-26-07 10:02 PM   #17 
  - The Yaris is often brought up in the "Should I buy a Prius" discussion,  bullwinkle428   Apr-26-07 10:10 PM   #18 
  - 2 year old civics arent  frankenforpres   Apr-26-07 10:14 PM   #19 
     - Yes, that is get you to buy the newest thing...  candice   Apr-26-07 10:21 PM   #20 
  - civic hybrid is expensive.  lonestarnot   Apr-26-07 10:28 PM   #21 
  - we bought our 2007 Prius just this past March  judaspriestess   Apr-27-07 03:15 AM   #24 
  - Also take a look at the Toyota Camry hybrid, if you can afford  goodhue   Apr-27-07 10:14 AM   #26 
  - I've read that a hybrid costs more in maintenance and ends up costing more than a non-hybrid.  breakaleg   Apr-27-07 10:25 AM   #27 
  - That's what I have heard as well.  EOO   Apr-27-07 11:30 AM   #30 
  - Stories brought to you by GM and Ford  Beaverhausen   Apr-27-07 11:32 AM   #31 
  - I've read that the carbon we are pumping into the atmosphere has a cost  loindelrio   Apr-27-07 12:02 PM   #33 
  - simply not true  goodhue   Apr-27-07 07:22 PM   #35 
  - Corolla  Rosemary2205   Apr-27-07 10:26 AM   #28 
  - I have a Honda Civic Hybrid ...  Drifter   Apr-27-07 10:28 AM   #29 
  - I think hybrids are great but here's a food pointers to help you decide  LynneSin   Apr-27-07 11:33 AM   #32 
  - I know LOTS of Prius owners and they all LOVE them!!  kestrel91316   Apr-27-07 12:19 PM   #34 

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