Does value of a car drop if there's been more than 3 owners before? Is it a Cue that there may be problems with car due to the number of owners. I carfaxed it and it has no accident and seems clean.

Asked by Oct 02, 2014 at 10:46 AM about the 2005 Nissan Maxima SL

Question type: Shopping & Pricing

Yea am deciding to buy used car ranging between 5-7k. Deciding if this maxima is worth
the money 128k Miles 2005 maxima sl. 3 Owners but carfax looks fine with no accidents.

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Not really. More important is service records, to show that the car has been well maintained. Or not. I am the third owner of my 2006 Corolla and (It's not for sale) if anybody bought it they would be getting a car that has been very very well maintained with oil changes, etc. Especially by me, and I can prove it. The car has been-- and will-- be reliable, dependable and have no problems

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Not really a 2005 is 10 model years old. So 3 owners in that time period is not a big deal. If its got a clean Carfax then you are good to go. The Maxima is a very good car. Just look at the floor pans, from outside the car, under the front seats. They tend to get rusty very bad there.

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