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Old 15th April 2005, 15:50   #16
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ICE on a lighter note
if u still have your zen engine lying around i would want to pick it up right away

will buy my zen without the engine
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haha..you cannot buy a car without the engine from the market. also i had a carb engine. will gladly help you with your car and its engine
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you are the one i am counting heavily on to get my ZEN to rock and roll ok
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well my dad still has his 1987 Gypsy.... still runs like new.... those suzuki engines were real gud...
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My dad had a 1969 Fiat (Premier Padmini) which he sold off for 17 grand in 2000!!!
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I keep them till they fall appart. I think 1.5 lac kms is the minimum. These small marutis don't really ask for a lot of money.
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about 8 years on an average for me and my vehicles.
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Quote:
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My dad had a 1969 Fiat (Premier Padmini) which he sold off for 17 grand in 2000!!!
A pretty new car to sell off. Well, that's my view.
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I agree with R Tech anything between 5-8 years for a vehicle
that is if its worth it

Rudra sir.......good one .....you also no sometimes come up with good one liners
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Fiat, we sold it off after 12 yrs and Santro is already 5 and a half yrs so.... average should work out to 10 yrs.
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Well 4 cars in 5years, what much can i say ? looking for a change for the current already.
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A pretty new car to sell off. Well, that's my view.
They say fauj is mauj, when dad moved out of fauj, and actually started using the car, he soon realised he needed something better. The car was sold to free the garage space, and the time to go to the garages for its upkeep.

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dunno abt any car that i may buy later.
sold my splendor after 60+k kms and 6 years.not because i wanted a new bike,but because of my back problem.
but abt my zen ,lets hope i am able to keep it the way it is . ,lets see who lasts longer ?????me or my gaddi

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The cars at our place last for around 4-6 years..... after that, we do start looking for a new machine.... and as for my "machine"(read as bicycle)...... i dont bother selling it at all....
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Cool guys.
My bike has served me very faithfully.
My sister who is 11 years elser then me also learnt to ride on the same bike.
The longest we have kept a car is the Red Audi 100 (bought before i was born) and sold in 2002.
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