Originally Posted by Guru
This is why I can't go to KC. I have any used car I am seriously considering purchasing checked by a mechanic first. I won't even consider a car over 200k. Hell, the only reason I even considered the Explorer was the price. BAsed on what I have learned today it is off my list.
No matter what you are looking at ask for the service records, last oil change, etc.
Cars can run forever if they're taken care of.
You might find a 200k mile car that has just had some major work done on it that may ease your mind.