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Unread 01-12-2014, 09:00 PM
 
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Default Kia Spectra 5

Opinions? Anything I should know? Wife wants one...have found 2 she really likes...
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Unread 01-13-2014, 11:27 AM
 
Location: La Mesa Aka The Table
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Buy it!
Kia Come a long way and are pretty decent cars now.
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Unread 01-13-2014, 12:02 PM
 
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It's not a bad car. The 2005+ Spectra's were decent and fixed most of the complaints with the older models. The Spectra5's were always competitive in their class and had decent reliability. One good thing is that they have really not held their value very well against their competitors, so you can get a great deal. Just remember that the 10 year / 100k mile warranty is NOT transferable so don't bank on that as being "insurance" against a future failure. Personally, I've always found the Mazda3 wagon and Honda Fit to be much better choices in that class.
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Unread 01-13-2014, 08:35 PM
 
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Awesome. The reviews have been really good as well..1 month and she will have her dream car...can't wait!
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Unread 01-14-2014, 06:35 AM
 
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Originally Posted by AppalachianAmerican View Post
Opinions? Anything I should know? Wife wants one...have found 2 she really likes...
I assume you're talking about late-model Spectras - and they are a solid little economy car.
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