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How much is too much for a 2001 with 275k miles?

I am looking to buy a 2001 auto with 275k miles. Asking price is 3300 and it has some hail damage. Is this way overpriced, or a decent deal?

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That's a lot for an 01 with that many miles.... Especially with hail damage
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Is that drive-train milage, or chassis milage? If there's been good maintenance on everything but the body and the engine is in good shape, steering is tight, suspension is solid... I don't think $3300 is that bad actually. You'd want to ignore the hail damage of course, as that's probably a pricey fix.

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depends on other factors... based on the minimal information provided and no pics, yes, I would think that's pricey.

more info for a more accurate estimate please

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Errr...I'd offer around the $2200-2500 range to be honest. I know these cars will go as long as it's been properly maintained, but still it's a lot of miles and with the hail damage...

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