I am about to buy a 1971 vw beetel, seems to be in good condition. Aksing for 8,500.00 do you think this is too much< thanks Judy

Asked by Nov 28, 2012 at 09:13 AM about the 1971 Volkswagen Beetle

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AM i paying too much for this car.  Has broken mirror on drivers side, some rust on bumpers.

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That is too much. Those cars are indeed valuable and will remain so, but that's a bit steep

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I looked at some listings on several sites, and a mint condition goes for as much as $10k, but mostly in the $3 to $5k range, and the ones listed at $8, 9k have been there unsold for up to a year.

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Trivia: they were under $3,000 new in 1971

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