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I was told my 94 civic ex has jumped time and it has oil residue in the air filter intake it will turn over but wont start. should i junk it

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  • elizabeth wicker Apr 29, 2010

    the car is in otherwise good shape no body damage good interior 120k on the milage and i only paid five hundred dollars for it it has been serviced reg.

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    larry blais May 11, 2010

    You know that is no easy question. So let me ask you, is the car worth investing in? The car has a good reputation, and is long lasting. It is 16years old, how many miles are on it? Is it nickle and dimming you to death? Have you asked a couple of garages for quotes to repair it? Keep in mind that they will suggest to have the water-pump replaced too. Over all what is the condition of the car? Is it really rusty? Does the car need a lot of other things or has it been well maintained?

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Hmmmm, well the car sounds good. I would weigh the pros and cons. Look at what your going to spend to have it repaired and compare it to what it will cost you for another car that may need something down the road (like the one you already own).
If the car was on its way out then I would of said, "try again".
Well good-luck, let me know what you decided to do.

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