My 1973 Dodge has over 450k miles on it, with the original engine and transmission and is still going strong. The more complicated the electrical systems are, the more likely they are to have problems. Even so, don’t be afraid of cars that are outside of this range, provided the used car in question has been well maintained and there are records to show that. Yet many people start shopping for a new vehicle around that mark. The mileage from Van Wyksdorp to Noordkaap is 995 miles by car. So, the van you are looking at has 100,000 more miles than you thought, or 3X more than the 52,000 you thought it had. Can do some work on my own, but been out of the repair game for many years. A 52,000 mile van will last many many years longer than a 150,000 mile one will. (It was owned by a restaurant chain and used for catering and supply runs.) How many miles would you say is to many when looking to buy a 350z? been looking at commanders for awhile now and think I’d like to get one. All the best and keep reading our blog for motoring tips. When it comes to shopping for a vehicle (or anything else) patience pays off. How many miles would you say is to many when looking to buy a 350z? Discussion Starter • #1 • 8 mo ago. Currently have an old Chinook on a Dodge chassis with 65k and leaks oil pretty bad, which brings me to the next thing…low miles can also be a bad thing depending on where the vehicle was stored. 94 Posts . You can generally assume that a Toyota or Honda with over 100,000 miles on it is going to be worth more than most other vehicles with that same amount of miles. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 4 of 4 Posts. Finally, you may want to consider the image of your company. Air mileage is approximately 832 miles. A swap was cheaper than changing the rings. I know there are many on this board that have cars that have that many miles and they run perfectly, but most likely you won't be buying it from one of us Kappa lovers, … I get the impression that oil control rings are typically the first part of the 1.8 engine to go. How long do these engines last and what's reasonable for a 3-4 year old van? If you’re looking to use your van to support your brand, you may prefer a more modern edition. Are the engines generally considered solid … How many miles is too many for delivery of a new Ody (or any vehicle)? Most people are happy just to make it to the 100,000 mark and maybe a little over. OK due to age it doesn't accelerate as well as new but not much less. We’d probably all love to be able to purchase a brand-new vehicle outright, taking advantage of the latest technology and the newest styling to complement the appeal of our business. If a truck won't go 200k miles it isn't much of a truck. With regular maintenance and a little bit of luck, however, vehicles can perform reliably for more than 200,000 miles, so the odometer reading alone might not tell the whole story. I found a 2006 Ford E-250 in 2016 that had only 89,000 miles. Fancy is only attractive until it breaks, then it can become a nightmare. To someone trading in a 1998 Honda Civic with 200k+ miles on the clock for a 2015 Civic with 78 miles, the 2015 is most certainly new. Many computerized vans have major problems before 100k miles. 200,000 Miles. May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. Five years should mean 50,000 miles. It has needed no major repairs in the 10+ years I’ve owned it, only typical maintenance. How many miles is too many for a Sprinter? If you properly take care of your Sprinter van, you’ll probably get 150,000 miles before any major repairs are needed. If you want a vehicle that is dependable and will last you a while, it’s not a good idea to get one with 150,000 miles on it. My car is 10 years old, 160,000 on a 3 year old car might be too many. Most people accept the fact that 300,000 miles is the limit where maintenance gets tough. < Previous Thread | Next Thread > Braintrust New Member. Mileage and age are the main things that affect price. Whatever miles I put on it get it closer to too many. How to decide if a used car is a good value based on its mileage. Fleet maintenance is frequently an outright fraud, created to improve the resale value, but since they are being sold “AS-IS”, the buyer has no recourse. Otherwise it was running just fine. It depends on lots of factors, including your particular needs, your budget, and the car itself. It was a 1 owner from new business owned car, just going up and down the motorway all the time. Portable amenities that can be repaired or replaced easily, can really improve life in the long run. But beyond that, there’s no magic number. I can get a 2020 800r for somewhere around 13,500 locally out the door. You must also consider how those miles … Can do some work on my own, but been out of the repair game for many years. It’s on 132,000 miles, which seems pretty high. It was built to do 200,000 miles in four years. How many miles is too many? I try not to ever buy a van older than ten years or 100,000 miles. I'm new to Ducati's so I can't speak for their brand, but really that's not that many miles. What about 50? So Ive been hunting, reading, and learning all I can about BMW bikes for the last year or so. If a truck won't go 200k miles it isn't much of a truck. Just how many miles are too many? The mileage from Van Wyksdorp to Vlakbult is 1,030 miles by car. After all, a car’s odometer is a measure of how much life it’s lived — so a car with only 70,000 miles is worth a lot more than one that’s covered 170,000 miles. Many cars can last 200,000 miles. Find out more about cookies. And is 100 miles on a car that will, if not crashed, easily do 100k or 200k miles make it not new? Is 10 too many? Any car that is properly cared of should last over 200,000 miles. Rodger 07 classic crew cab long bed 2wd 2500 700,000 miles BITCHES!!!!! I always offer to help people go look at vans too though. I've bought two new cars in my life and neither one had over 15 miles on it, and I was not totally happy with that. Like, browsing Craigslist, I'll routinely see new vans for $30,000, then vans with 100k miles for, like, $8,000, then vans with 180k for $3,000, then vans with 260k for $2,000, etc. Is 10 too many? I’ve woke up low mile “barn finds” that ran perfect and others, not so much. How to get a used cargo van cheap? But beyond that, there’s no magic number. I’d keep trying to find it. Since adding it to the delivery fleet, the van has traveled more than 550,000 miles. How Many Miles To Expect From A Sprinter Van. Only major repair was the radiator, it wasnt leaking bad, I held off for about a year then had some spare cash one time and decided to just get it done, did the water pump too given that it was at 175k miles at the time and was much cheaper to do both together than each separately. I try not to ever buy a van older than ten years or 100,000 miles. While you should ask yourself these questions before you even begin your search, the questions you need to ask the vendor of a given model will undoubtedly make or break a sale. Now it's ugly it The online engines tend to last longer. Generally speaking, when shopping for a used UTV such as a 900XP or maybe a Ranger 1000 type machine, is there a point where there are just too many miles to continue to consider it further? Anyways, what is considered "acceptable"? Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by Braintrust, Dec 15, 2012. Condition and maintenance are much better indicators than age or mileage. More van lifers the better! They also measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. With that many miles, you know it was driven on the highway. Reason I ask is because I went to look at one the other day, and although very tidy and with full service history, it had close to 90k on the clock. How Many Miles Should a Car Have on it? My beater 05 Duramax has hauled horses many thousands of miles over mountains, in the summer heat, whatever. Five years should mean 50,000 miles. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 5 of 5 Posts. Targeting cookies collect information about your browsing habits to deliver adverts which are more relevant to you and your interests. Ensure you ask - and receive answers to - the following questions, so that you have complete peace of mind about making a purchase: The responses to these questions should help you determine whether the risk of investing in a high-mileage used van is worth taking, or whether there may be potential problems ahead in the ownership of the vehicle. A two-year-old single-owner commuter car may have 50,000 miles on it, but with most of it from toll roads. Discussion Starter • #1 • 9 mo ago. Ten years, 100,000 miles. This forum has been a great resource so I figured some good advice can be found here. Discussion Starter • #1 • Dec 11, 2015. How many miles do you expect to do in the van? I'm wondering how many miles is too many to start off with when it comes to 100s? If you only anticipate doing a few thousand miles annually, and thereby not putting too much demand on your vehicle, a high-mileage used van may well prove the most cost-effective choice. The average American vehicle gets about 10,000 miles per year. I bought my XK with 107k miles and is now in the high 130k miles, going strong. Engine parts, suspension components and other factors are only designed to last so long, and a car with too many miles … 92 Dodge Maxi van. It depends on how much money you have, how much you want to be driving, how skilled/willing to learn you are at repairs, how old the vehicle is, what kind of vehicle it is, etc. Modern vehicles generally can be run for more miles before they start frequent break-downs. That is the easiest on the car. your user name, log in details and language preferences. December 12, 2011 Looking for a green family car June 5, 2008 Tricks to get better MPG April 29, 2008 mileage vs. age in used cars December 28, 2006 How many miles are too many on a used vehicle? Strictly Necessary cookies are essential to let you move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas, shopping baskets and online billing. These cookies allow our website to provide services at your request. Would anyone feel 120k is too many miles to purchase a 2014 TAH? It's an interesting subject. The mileage from Mmorogong to Van Wyksdorp is 868 miles by car. It used to be that 100,000 was too many miles for a used car. Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled, Mileage when buying a used conversion van. When you shop for a car, you want to take all of these things into account. How many miles is too many for a used car? We're looking at buying a second hand sprinter, probably 3-4 years old, and have noticed quite some variation in miles. It has 95,000 miles on it. I don't know market value on those but I don't want to invest in that many miles. While high-mileage vans may continue to run well, they are more often than not older models, and have thus have signs of wear and tear. Rotella T oil. Does the van come from a hire fleet of models. If this van isn’t the right one, be patient and keep looking. In addition, don’t be scared of trucks that are outside of these, assuming the used truck in question has been regularly maintained and records show that. Pre-computerized vans will run darned near forever with minimal maintenance and repairs, rust usually kills them before anything else. Do you require your van to help convey part of your company image? Am I going to be looking at major repairs or have to worry about reliability. I don't think I would pay over 5K for a car with over 120K on it, but that is just me. The previous owner had purchased the truck as a retirement gift to himself when he left the plant in December of 1999. Should I be worried about buying it with that many miles? Functionality cookies are used to remember the choices you make, e.g. But most cars are not properly cared for. I can get a 2020 800r for somewhere around 13,500 locally out the door. We're looking at buying a second hand sprinter, probably 3-4 years old, and have noticed quite some variation in miles. Always tell them it looks like a nice van, but you’re worried about the milegae, the age, the brand, etc. Are the engines generally considered solid … I'm looking for a new 08 Ody and one has 220 miles on it and another has 120 miles. So, the van you are looking at has 100,000 more miles than you thought, or 3X more than the 52,000 you thought it had. NetDirector so--opinions wanted-- Looking at an 2004 SSR --has 114000 km ( 71000) miles --is that too many? Air mileage is approximately 802 miles. Age of the Car. This site uses cookies and related technologies for site operation, analytics and third party advertising purposes as described in our Privacy and Data Processing Policy. I've bought two new cars in my life and neither one had over 15 miles on it, and I was not totally happy with that. Maintenance and repair costs are more too, because there’s a lot more to go wrong with them. It seems to me like cargo vans just crater in value up to 180k miles or so, then kinda level off. I’ve never bought a car with less than 125k but I’m not one for nice new things. Generally the older carved engines, 100k-150k on E engines mostly. At 3,000 miles; At 6,000 miles; At 12,000 miles; At 15,000 miles; At 30,000 miles; At 45,000 miles; At 60,000 miles; At 100,000 miles; If the car is nearing one of these service milestones, beware – you could be hit with a big bill if you decide to become the new owner and take it to a mechanic. Condition of the Used truck . My personal limit is that I don't buy vans older than ten years. London Road, Harlow, United Kingdom, CM17 9AN. Used Car Condition . He kept a logbook for everything that had ever been done on it and the receipts show that it was all done at the dealer. Im looking for something I can do some touring on and will comfortably move my GF and I … What about 50? Be sure to tell them you’re looking at some other vans too, and still trying to decide which one will be best. I’ve always bought computerized and been happy. This won’t be true for sports cars, but most sedans, trucks, and SUVs will probably reach 100,000 miles before they are 10 years old. That said a good outside should be an indication of a careful owner. And is 100 miles on a car that will, if not crashed, easily do 100k or 200k miles make it not new? Some people like precomputed, some like new stuff. Do you think it's too many miles? Re: How many miles is too many? A few years back I considered 160,000 kms (100,000 miles) as the most worrisome. I would recommend a Dodge Dakota to anyone. At what mileage in your opinion, does a new car no longer become new? The investment entails a number of considerations, so we’ve compiled our very own buying a second hand van guide to help you make a wise choice. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t keep pushing on for many miles more. I am actually in South Africa with the 90, although the experience of this forum is obviously transferable. There are so many things to look for when buying that sometimes it’s best to just get your mechanic friend to come along (I get asked all the time haha) or sit down and make up a list to follow. Stranded! Electrical is another major problematic area. The driver must have looked after this car because they needed it all the time. Buying a used van with high mileage? August 12, 2006 Reason I ask is because I went to look at one the other day, and although very tidy and with full service history, it had close to 90k on the clock. From nearly new models to those with higher mileage, we provide something to suit the budgets of all. Am I going to be looking at major repairs or have to worry about reliability. So, it’s worth a lot less than you thought is was worth. I've Just had some suspension components replaced, usual wear and tear over the past two years of ownership too (tyres, brakes etc). Passenger vans are typically in much better shape than cargo vans, and have also been maintained much better. I’d agree in the modern vehicles getting higher mileage statistically. by blue estate » Tue Mar 31, 2015 11:47 am Looks ok and if your only using it at weekends and holidays then that's ok don't forget it's an 8year old commercial van … Good luck! How many miles too many? From economical vans to those that have the largest payloads, we have a shortlist for everyone - click to find out which will suit your needs. You may choose to consent to our use of these technologies, or further manage your preferences. Here’s what you need to know. I remember the days (early 60’s) when someone hitting 100,000 miles on any car was a big deal… I remember my dad going down to look at an odometer that went over the magic 100,000… all the neighbors where there…. I bought a 94 Dodge B250 with 175k and did 25k that summer selling it after with over 200k not using a drop of oil. However, should your day-to-day activities rely on the use of a van, you may feel that the risk of a high-mileage model is too great. It’s clear that anything close to 200K miles is a no, regardless of the make of the car. How long do these engines last and what's reasonable for a 3-4 year old van? What should I look out for when checking it out They also remember any customisations you make to the website to give you enhanced, more personal features. 27 Aug 2010, 20:01 luckily,im in a position where this would not be used a great deal,just as and when car,my mgtf which i have,ive done 5,000 miles in 4 years.i bought the mg with 64,000 on at 4 years old,now 8 years old with 69,000,lol. Of course, there are still risks to buying a used model, not least if you’re buying a high mileage van. Under the condition category, be wary of rust. Re: how many miles is too many miles???? My beater 05 Duramax has hauled horses many thousands of miles over mountains, in the summer heat, whatever. It’s clear that anything close to 200K miles is a no, regardless of the make of the car. The Honda engine is one of the best and should keep going for another 100,000 miles. The fact is that there is no single number of miles on a car that is too much. Yes older rigs can go higher miles but it tends to be rare. A two-year-old single-owner commuter car may have 50,000 miles on it, but with most of it from toll roads. Automotive Solutions, Your settings will take affect when you refresh the page or move to a new page. It depends on brand for starter as different brands have different life expectancy Chevy can go to 300,000–350,000 Ford will be lucky to get 200,000 and a dodge is only good for 100,000–150,00 also how mechanicly inclined are you? It was not built to do 100,000 miles in two years then last a further seven years. Originally I was after a K100RT, but my search has broadened a bit. My truck has 213,000 miles on it and runs like it's brand new. At only 3-4 years old, it’s pretty new and that’s a lot of miles to clock up in that time. 300 watts Renogy solar, 2X 6volt deep cycle @ 230Ah. So, it’s worth a lot less than you thought is was worth. As said above, that’s not that many miles for a diesel (or any modern-ish car tbh), fewer than mine. How many miles is too many?? Does the van represent an essential component of your business, without which you would be unable to work? It has about 270k miles on it presently. What work has been conducted on the vehicle over the years? 190,000 miles when I changed my original engine as the oil consumption had crept up to about one litre per 1,500 miles. 13 Posts . Discussion Starter • #1 • Mar 26, 2019. Subject: RE: How many miles is too many? Having said that, there is no way I'd touch that Ody unless it has all the maintenance records with it. However, it depends on a number of factors, such as the age of the car, the model, number of previous owners, and maintenance record. Plus, with our team of technicians offering thorough analysis of the quality of each vehicle, and our business contract hire experts able to get you great value for money, buying a used van from Vanwise offers exceptional peace of mind. To opt-out of sharing with third parties information related to these technologies, select "Manage Settings" or submit a Do Not Sell My Personal Information request. There are varying opinions about it. Ten years, 100,000 miles. Looking into buying a 2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sport (4 Door & Hard top). Read on to find out the answer and what to look for in your next used car. 5 Answers. Junk comes in all ages and milages, and older but well maintained ones are usually the better buy. Yes, you will be on the hook for some repairs along the way, but the engine and drive line should give 200k+ miles easily. It is a 2000 Z-71 Chevy with the 5.3 V-8 that at the time had 170,000 (ish) miles on it. If you drove all 1 million miles at 60 mph without stopping, you would be driving for two straight years. Each day their van doesn’t sell gives you more room to negotiate. Too many miles though depends on maintenance. The miles may scare some people, but I think this car might be great. How many miles will I drive it in a year? How to decide if a used car is a good value based on its mileage. My car will pass the 160,000 this weekend and the engine still starts every time and is as efficient as it was. Had a few SSR's in the past, buying one this weekend for my Father in Law for his retirement present. Previous. When it comes to shopping for a vehicle (or anything else) patience pays off. Joined: Dec 15, 2012 Posts: 2 Likes Received: 0. Really, it depends on a lot of factors but, if in doubt, shoot for the 12,000-mile/year average. Looking at an 2004 SSR --has 114000 km ( 71000) miles --is that too many? Are 2005 / 06 parts easier to get or does the year even make a difference on availability? To someone trading in a 1998 Honda Civic with 200k+ miles on the clock for a 2015 Civic with 78 miles, the 2015 is most certainly new. At Vanwise in Harlow and Maidstone, we take pride in ensuring that each and every used van we sell meets the needs of our customers. On average, Americans drive between 13,000 and 14,000 miles a year. Structural rust like frames, suspension, and steering components are a major killer of vehicles, and not necessarily as obvious as body rust. There isn’t a universal answer to deciding how many miles is too many for a used car. For example, Toyota still has plenty of Tacoma trucks, 4Runner SUVs and Camry sedans on the road with over 100,000 miles and many over 200,000 miles. I am a new land rover owner -- 1998 Defender 90 Tdi -- and new to this forum. How many miles is too many for delivery of a new Ody (or any vehicle)? How many miles are too many miles? 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