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1990 Lada Niva Review

Was Contemplating On Purchasing This Vehicle As My Off Road Only Vehicle — Thought that since it was cheap about $ 5k at that time that it would be a good option to have a 2nd vehicle that is brand new to trash around in the desert. I took it for a spin and realised that there was more to the bad quality and ugly looks than what people just say.

Pros: Solid exterior

Cons: unreliable engine and no guarantees of parts

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