Saturday, June 29, 2013

Buying a Used Hybrid Car

Tips for Buying a Used Hybrid Car -"One potential cost is a replacement battery pack for hybrids. All hybrids are required by federal regulations to carry a minimum of a 100,000-mile, eight-year battery warranty; some states, like California, require even longer warranty periods. But some tests have shown that the batteries used to power the hybrids’ electric motors last much longer. “They can last for a long time,” said Mr. O’Dell. So if a car is less than five years old and has fewer than 100,000 miles on it, battery life shouldn’t be a concern, he said." (read more at link above)

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