looking at a 2008 yaris, 26K mi. when test driving, felt as if pulling and when going back to car lot thumping type noises in front. dealer says it is a strut and they will repair. should i buy?

Asked by Aug 12, 2013 at 05:13 PM about the 2008 Toyota Yaris Base

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looking at a 2008 yaris, 26K mi.  when test driving felt as if it was pulling and when going back to car lot started making thumping type noises in front.  dealer idenitified - he said- problem is strut and he is replacing.  have read some blogs and the front end problems appear to be continuing issues.  should i buy this car?  4dr sedan

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97,095

In my opinion No too small, not built well, what I call a throw away car.

22,725

Could be anything since it's a used car- why even ask this question? Move on to something without dangerous mysteries

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