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Old 02-11-2018, 01:45 AM
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I’m a Volvo 240 owner (1993 is my daily driver). I’m looking at buying a XC90. Would be daily driver and occasional tow vehicle (2000lb camper). There is a 2016 t6 momentum available that has 38,000 miles for $39,000. Sold certified from a Volvo dealership with regular maintenance records on carfax report. Any comments on # of Miles for a fairly new vehicle and if the newer Volvo’s can handle high miles. Any thoughts would be great!

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See if the dealer has the maintenance history and will sell you an extended warranty. While 38K sounds like a lot of miles for a 1-2 year old car, with proper maintenance you should expect 200K+ for the life fo the car so its not really a risk. certified's come with a basic extended warranty but you may want to trade off some of the lower purchase price (do some research on market prices as $39K may or may not be the fully discounted price for the mileage) for an extended warranty to say 100K.
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Thanks for the suggestions. The recommendation for some sort of extended warranty is a great one especially considering the reputation I am reading with the '16's. Thanks again. Deciding if I go 2016 or wait a bit and try to find a '17 down the road.
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