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Old 07-23-2019, 10:58 AM   #28 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Hersbird View Post
Just doing a nationwide autotrader search most all the used Mirages are over $5000.
I have an email alert for Mirages under $4500 within 500 km of here, and I get a couple of hits a month. Most, as you noticed, are higher than that.

But like you...

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My problem is we have never had a Mitsubishi dealer remotely close so they don't show up much
Same thing. Nearest dealer to me is 100 km away.

The bulk of Mirages in Canada are sold in Quebec (historically the biggest lovers in Canada of cheap, basic, small cars). So most of them are 200+ km away from me. Not surprisingly, that $1250 one I posted was in Quebec.
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