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    Vehicle : Vectra

    Trim : VXR

    Engine : 2.8 V6 turbo

    Year : 2006

    Mileage : 44,000

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    still searching for my perfect vectra and seeing some high milers for real cheap about 120k and 130k whats everyones thoughts on high milers please

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    Vehicle : Nissan 350Z GT


    Engine : 3.5 V6

    Year : 06

    Mileage : 50,000

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    I always buy high milers. Second best car I owned was V6 Vec-B Estate with 135,000 on it. FSH and absolutely immaculate in Persia red. Let me down once with a dis pack, meh.

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    Vehicle : vectra c

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    Engine : 1800 non vvt

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    i personally wouldnt buy with that mileage on them thats why people want to get rid of them

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    Wouldnt buy high miles but I have owned high milers, my last car was 157k when I got rid of it, but I had owned it from 76K so knew its history.
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    No problems but you might need to spend money on tired suspension or something is what i think. Does't always mean they are cheap in the end

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    Vehicle : vectra c

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    in the 1.8 petrols the gearboxs tend to go around 160000 miles which in most cases costs more than the car plus other wear and tear parts keep costing money every month

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    Vehicle : vectra c

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    Engine : 1800 non vvt

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    Vehicle : Vauxhall Insignia

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    Aslong as it had FSH and was in VGC then I wouldnt say no to a high miler.

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    Only if there cheap enough

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    Got mine on 115k

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