Q: $500 Car - 1986 Ford Escape

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I'm looking to buy a used car that will help me save a little money until I can buy something else. Would this car be worth $500 if it's in good condition with no leaks or any major problems? I'm guessing the owners took really good car of it and rarely drove it. Any help you can provide is greatly appreciated.

My car has 150000 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

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