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2005 V50 T5 AWD M66 or 2011 C30 T5 M66

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2005 V50 T5 AWD M66 or 2011 C30 T5 M66

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Hi All,

I might have the chance to sell my 2005 V70 2.4 auto and pickup either a 2005 V50 T5 AWD M66 121k or a 2011 C30 T5 M66 28k salvage title.

The V50 has a few issues (AC, rear hatch doesn't want to open, minor body damage).

The C30 looks amazing but salvage title...

I could do either for a size standpoint. I don't really need the AWD but it'd nice/cool.

Any advice?

Thanks!
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Re: 2005 V50 T5 AWD M66 or 2011 C30 T5 M66

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Rolling down the road, I have never worried about what is on my title

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Re: 2005 V50 T5 AWD M66 or 2011 C30 T5 M66

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Get the history on the C30. You do not want a flood car.
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