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Old 11-26-2012, 10:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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1996 Geo Metro Should I?

I am very new to the forum and I came on here about a week ago looking for advice and you all turned me onto geo metros. I have found a 1996 geo metro with a 1.3l 4 cyl but its automatic. I think i can get it for 1000.00 should I?

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Old 11-26-2012, 01:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 11-26-2012, 01:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 01-11-2013, 11:27 AM   #4 (permalink)
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