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Old 05-17-2005, 12:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am seriously considering selling my 1997 318i and just driving my 2001 330i everyday and in the winter too.
I drive around 100 kms (60 miles) a day to work.
So it would work out to 26,000 kms a year just to get to and from work.
Do you think putting around 30,000 kms a year on the 330i is a big deal.
The 330i already has 100,000 kms (60,000 miles) on it.
My 318i now has 220,000 kms and am wondering if I should just sell it and drive the 330i everyday and in the winter too.
It seems that the car is depreciating anyways in the garage, maybe I should just get rid of the 318i and save 100 bucks a month on insurance, plus the upkeep on two cars is double that of one.
What would you do?
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sell the 318 and use the take to pimp your 330.
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With that many miles on your 318, you probably wouldn't get enough money for it to be worth it. If you can afford to have two cars, keep them both and use the 318 as a daily driver (and back-up incase the other needs to be inthe shop or something). If you can't fit both in your garage, just cover the 318 to keep it nice.
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