Q: Q: Trade?

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I currently own a 2005 PT Cruiser with 148,000 miles but I have a oil pan gasket leak and I have to replace the spark plugs again and the axle is close to breaking. The car a guy wants to trade is a 2007 Ford Fusion but it has 200,000 miles. Should I do the trade?

My car has 200000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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