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Discussion in 'Gen II Prius Main Forum' started by stock, Apr 17, 2008.

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  1. stock

    stock New Member

    Apr 16, 2008
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    Your Vehicle Year:
    2009 Prius
    How old (model year) and much mileage would you personally buy a used Prius and feel comfortable?
    And how much is a new battery outside of warranty these days in US dollars?
    I thank you.
  2. efusco

    efusco Troll Slayer Staff Member

    Nov 26, 2003
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    Nixa, MO
    Your Vehicle Year:
    2004 Prius
    I think it would all come down to price, how well it was cared for and maintained and such.

    Battery replacement shouldn't be a huge concern unless you're over 150k-200k miles. Even then used OEM batteries are available for around $500-1000 salvage on Ebay and elsewhere...cheaper than a transmission.
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