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Hi acotty am looking to buy a 2011 ford taurus has 73000 mile on it what do you think ??

My car has 73000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

The Ford Taurus has been around for a while now. It is generally a great car. The biggest thing when buying a used car is to identify any areas that might need repair in the near future and any maintenance that is due.

If you are serious about purchasing the car, I would recommend having a pre-purchase inspection service offered by YourMechanic. This can help identify potential issues that can possibly be taken care of by the seller or be used to negotiate a better price.

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