My friend is selling at 2010 Honda Civic with 80,000 miles for $9,000. Is this reasonable?

Asked by Apr 14, 2014 at 07:44 PM about the 2010 Honda Civic

Question type: Shopping & Pricing

He says the car hasn't been in any accidents, but a deer did run into it and caused some minor damage that has been fixed.

5 Answers

485

so the vehicle was in an accident and repaired.this price is about private retail I would negotiate the details the car has as to cash price.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
355

Ok, at 80K all this should be replaced or is near the end of its life (I don't know how deep your pockets are) so you will decide: Timing belt, all other belts and water pump/all wheel bearings/rotors & drums, pads and shoes and brake hoses/radiator hoses and heater hoses/ AC evaporator? depends on amount of damage from road debris. Is it a manual or auto if manual have a Tech (not a gas station) look at the cables under console I can keep going but all I have mentioned is about $4K if not more. Can you spare the change?

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
355

20K a year is pretty hard on an engine also are they "open highway" miles or "stop & go" city traffic? (city driving cooks your hoses belts and internal components due to the high temps) from no air flowing through radiator. Does he has ALL service invoices from dealer or not? were all the services done and oil changes every 3K miles? if not walk away my friend. It would be better to buy a 2002 with 80K than a 2010

Best Answer
485

the thing is you cant "prove" highway miles but what you can prove is if the maintenance has been done with receipts.I would go more based on engine maintenance then if someone is gonna say its "highway miles" .

My civic a 2010 exl coupe.... trade in value is $9000, with 79000 miles oil changed every 5k, brakes, tires and all fluids changed in the last year. If you maintain a civic, they last 200,000 +, my parents had a 91, they sold it to a neighbor who still drives it regularly, it now has over 250,000

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Civic

Looking for a Used Civic in your area?

CarGurus has 66,805 nationwide Civic listings starting at $695.

ZIP:

Search Honda Civic Questions

Honda Civic Experts

#1 Takoda Fraser
Takoda Fraser
Reputation 940
#2 Jonathan Ford
Jonathan Ford
Reputation 930
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 870
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
1,254 Great Deals out of 78,205 listings starting at $969
Used Honda Civic Coupe
334 Great Deals out of 17,242 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Corolla
1,398 Great Deals out of 69,170 listings starting at $988
Used Toyota Camry
1,521 Great Deals out of 101,099 listings starting at $700
Used Honda CR-V
1,313 Great Deals out of 73,650 listings starting at $1,118
Used Nissan Altima
1,332 Great Deals out of 84,997 listings starting at $1,795
Used Mazda MAZDA3
461 Great Deals out of 27,685 listings starting at $1,250
Used Hyundai Elantra
942 Great Deals out of 52,928 listings starting at $895
Used Honda Accord Coupe
266 Great Deals out of 11,742 listings starting at $1,350
Used BMW 3 Series
1,788 Great Deals out of 40,973 listings starting at $1,250
Used Ford Focus
1,250 Great Deals out of 60,007 listings starting at $1,295
Used Nissan Sentra
774 Great Deals out of 52,990 listings starting at $2,000
Used Ford Mustang
718 Great Deals out of 38,848 listings starting at $1,999
Used Acura TL
314 Great Deals out of 7,199 listings starting at $2,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Honda Civic For Sale
26,814 listings starting at $17,130
2016 Honda Civic For Sale
61 Great Deals out of 17,126 listings starting at $13,990
2015 Honda Civic For Sale
150 Great Deals out of 3,014 listings starting at $10,950
2014 Honda Civic For Sale
148 Great Deals out of 2,591 listings starting at $8,991
2013 Honda Civic For Sale
425 Great Deals out of 5,839 listings starting at $6,995