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What do you drive and how many miles do you have?

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Well to start,

I drive a 1997 Toyota Landcruiser with 248,000 miles. Daily driver as-is bone stock.

What about you?

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2011 BMW 335, with 11k

2013 Ram 3500 3k

Just kidding smile

I have a 99 Mercury Cougar with 120k

I have a 2000 Impala with 240k

I have a 02 F150 with 140k

I would drive any of them anywhere I wanted to go, with no fear of them breaking down. A well maintained vehicle is as trusty as a new vehicle.

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01 silverado, my main vehicle, 219K

03 forester, kids and spare, 134K

10 forester, wifes, 45K

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2002 yukon. 240k. luv this truck. many good times. kids love driving it and i feel they are safe when driving.

2006 buick rendevous 150k. wifes rig. would like to replace but having trouble finding a comparable vehicle. looked at crv but no deal yet.

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2000 Nissan Xterra with 217,000. Been a great truck and I'm looking to get another year and a half out of it. I figure I've paid my dues with all my vehicles to-date, so my next vehicle will be a splurge.

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you had me wondering!

Yeah, it was another one of those "What am I doing wrong?" moments. grin

1996 K1500 211,000

2004 Tahoe 165,000

Currently looking for a used 2500 HD Duramax with under 100k though.

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2005 Envoy, 150K

Before I had my Envoy, I had a car and a 94 Jeep Grand Cherokee (that I won on a bet). That Jeep had 290K miles on it when I sold it. Ran fine too. Who woulda thought... a Chrysler!

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2004 Dodge Intrepid 71,000

2000 F-150 166,000

2000 mazda protege 201,000

1967 Ford Mustang 115,000

Had a 93 f150 at one time had 298k on it. Was still running last year.

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2004 Ford Taurus 131,500 miles (now my daily driver)

2005 Ford F150 4x4 136,000 miles (was my daily driver)

Used to put 25,000 miles on a year on average on the truck, now the last year I have put 10,000 miles on it....

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