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fury3

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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2011 8:38:59 AM

along time to get my money worth out of it
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stonejd
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2013 9:53:40 AM

until she's dead... or damn near.
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mjnj123
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2013 9:37:28 AM

2003 2008 2013
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citizen1
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Message Posted: Oct 18, 2013 10:48:09 AM

11 years until I had to put the last one to sleep.
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Oct 18, 2013 10:31:34 AM

Until the wife allows me to get a new one.
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GLM4205
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2013 5:52:21 AM

I am still driving my Honda Accord of 2003.
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GAJDHI
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2013 12:04:43 AM

nine years
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hyeglenn
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 9:11:39 PM

Until it stops.
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dandeeman
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 4:52:35 PM

8 YR.
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bikergirlss
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 3:25:51 PM

Not long usually. I get tired of it and see something else I want to try... Husband tells me I have to keep these two at least three years and it's not easy!
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wlotocky
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 2:41:48 PM

forever
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TomB2
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 2:37:47 PM

Till I decide to buy a different one. Usually 5 to 10 years.
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Desoto49
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 12:06:15 PM

Mileage is the major consideration
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fury3
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2013 11:41:57 AM

looooong time
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WEDDY
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Message Posted: Dec 9, 2012 12:04:12 AM

15 to 20 years
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Quick68
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Message Posted: Dec 8, 2012 10:20:23 PM

I have one that is 21 and the other is 13. Both like new.
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fkkf92
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Message Posted: Dec 8, 2012 8:57:26 PM

3 year
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Dec 8, 2012 9:56:20 AM

Until it is no longer good value, or until a great deal falls in my lap.
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GMCaddic
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Message Posted: Nov 25, 2012 10:46:43 AM

At least 10 years
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GustheCat2
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Message Posted: Nov 25, 2012 10:25:45 AM

Maybe 4-6 years
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fury3
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Nov 25, 2012 12:23:01 AM

along time
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DVSRlex
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Message Posted: Aug 13, 2012 7:43:35 PM

6 yrs.
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CactusBobs
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Message Posted: Aug 13, 2012 6:31:41 PM

about 2 months
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dandeeman
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Message Posted: Aug 13, 2012 5:43:10 PM

6 YR
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fury3
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Aug 13, 2012 11:40:24 AM

loooooong time
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fury3
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2012 11:01:44 AM

4-----------------------ever
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petromonitor
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2012 4:46:15 PM

I kept my first car for 12 years, and sold it only because I was moving. It was so nice car (Chevy Caprice)
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streetcars
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2012 4:32:09 PM

drive em till they drop.
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fury3
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2012 2:37:11 PM

long, long ,long, time
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kellyoneal
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Message Posted: Jun 22, 2012 10:02:00 AM

forever
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fury3
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Jun 22, 2012 8:45:49 AM

forever
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tdioiler
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Message Posted: Jun 11, 2012 8:02:17 PM

2000 XJ - As long as it climbs hills
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carinthuist
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Message Posted: Jun 11, 2012 7:33:41 PM

10 yrs plus
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plans72
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Message Posted: Jun 11, 2012 7:17:08 PM

last one 10 years
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FieroGT
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Message Posted: May 31, 2012 7:50:39 AM

7 years
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WEDDY
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Message Posted: May 22, 2012 10:12:36 AM

going on 14 years now, 1998n ford ranger, 195,000 miles
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2012ny
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Message Posted: May 22, 2012 10:03:34 AM

3
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fury3
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: May 22, 2012 9:59:41 AM

4-------------ever
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geobmw
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Message Posted: May 14, 2012 10:27:03 AM

7 years
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bearone2
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Message Posted: May 14, 2012 10:13:34 AM

varies, longest, 28 years
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10261970
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Message Posted: May 14, 2012 10:07:42 AM

7 to 8 years.
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puddy
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Message Posted: May 14, 2012 7:12:40 AM

7 to 10 years
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FieroGT
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Message Posted: May 14, 2012 7:11:37 AM

Usually 6 or 7 years.
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dandeeman
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Message Posted: May 5, 2012 6:27:27 PM

8YR
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ericli3091
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Message Posted: May 5, 2012 10:13:43 AM

1
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fireman4097
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Message Posted: May 5, 2012 10:10:24 AM

5 years
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fireman4097
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Message Posted: May 5, 2012 10:10:23 AM

5 years
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fireman4097
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Message Posted: May 5, 2012 10:10:23 AM

5 years
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fireman4097
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Message Posted: May 5, 2012 10:10:22 AM

5 years
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fireman4097
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Message Posted: May 5, 2012 10:10:22 AM

5 years
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fireman4097
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Message Posted: May 5, 2012 10:10:21 AM

5 years
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