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Old 11th August 2007, 11:38   #1
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Default Used Maruti800, premier padmini , premier 118ne ?

Hello All

I am planning to buy a used car , I have shortlisted about 5 cars-
1 maruti 800
2 premier padmini
3 premier 118ne
4 tata estate

My budget is between 10000 - 20000 rupees

a car in or near Mumbai is preferred

I will be driving this car

I intend to keep this car for a year or so

I want to know where in Mumbai can I get the car in this budget ?

thanks a lot
Old 11th August 2007, 13:24   #2
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Maruti 800 could prove to be more reliable among the cars you have shortlisted.
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Old 11th August 2007, 14:16   #3
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Go for Maruti 800. The car is reliable and *** is also good. You will definetly get a good car with your budget.
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118NE - if anything, for that gearbox. Not to mention its servicability by any mechanic shack

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My almost 15 yr old still gives a decent 15 to 17 kmpl (70% city and remaining highway driving).

Also I guess the fit n finish of M800 is much better than the padminis. I guess my bais toward padminis is due to BBay taxi guys.

For 1 yr, dont go for diesel. The headache and maintenance cost will be an eye opener.
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M800 anyday. Getting spares for the remaining can get difficult. If somebody assures you of spares availability, do go in for padmini. 118NE is stil a no-no. When you sell the vehicle later, m800 is atleast sure to get you another intelligent person like you as a buyer. ;-)
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IF suppose one extends his budget by a wee bit to 30-35 grand can one get a decent (Mechanically sound) first batch 93 or 94 ZEN ?
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You just replied to an almost 1 year old post
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Originally Posted by Sankar View Post
You just replied to an almost 1 year old post

Btw....where is Sakharam! No news if he found any of the 5 cars he listed!

I think this thread can be closed....!

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