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#5379413 - 10/25/14 05:11 PM Isuzu Amigo S
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Registered: 02/13/06
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Loc: Quitman, texas
I have found a Isuzu Amigo S 4wd,5 speed,v6 with soft top.Looks to be well took care of.
143000 mile's,Car fax show's no issue's,fan clutch recently replaced.Asking $4.000.00,Don't really know
anything about Isuzu,Doe's anybody know anything about Isuzu 4 wheel drive's confused2

Thank's in advance up
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#5379488 - 10/25/14 06:10 PM Re: Isuzu Amigo S [Re: mikeydon]
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Registered: 09/24/10
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Loc: Mansfield, Texas
My sister used to have one and she sold it with over 200k miles. It seemed like a reliable suv but wouldn't treat it like a jeep. Power was lacking but other than that, nothing wrong with it and it was reliable.
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#5380243 - 10/26/14 10:02 AM Re: Isuzu Amigo S [Re: mikeydon]
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Registered: 02/07/10
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Loc: Lake dallas
There is a pretty big following of them. I had a 2wd truck when I was 16 so you know I didn't exactly treat it nicely. It only let me down twice and neither could have been prevented.

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#5380245 - 10/26/14 10:02 AM Re: Isuzu Amigo S [Re: mikeydon]
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But depending on year 4k sounds a little steep

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#5383863 - 10/27/14 10:50 PM Re: Isuzu Amigo S [Re: mikeydon]
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Registered: 12/02/09
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Loc: Lubbock Area
I think that if you do some research on that particular motor, your mind will made for you. I would feel much better about an I4. I am also with jhenderson, Isuzus are generally cheaper vehicles with a terrible resale... $4000 seems a bit high.

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#5407903 - 11/08/14 11:29 PM Re: Isuzu Amigo S [Re: mikeydon]
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They are not known about like Toyotas, but they do keep on running. A guy down the street has over 250,000 miles on his without major problems. Besides brakes and a clutch and regular maintenance the radio quit working and he had to replace a window mechanism, but the engine and transmission are still going strong.
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#5408327 - 11/09/14 10:18 AM Re: Isuzu Amigo S [Re: mikeydon]
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I would love to find a toyota, nissan, or mazda that runs good I could leave at the lease. WOuld beat hauling a ranger everytime. The toyota's are like gold to the people selling them and if you find a cheap one you usually end up with a full time job instead of a reliable vehicle.

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#5408926 - 11/09/14 04:34 PM Re: Isuzu Amigo S [Re: mikeydon]
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Registered: 05/05/09
Posts: 7809
Loc: Bowie
I have a 90 Amigo, mine has an I 4 in it though. I keep mine at outr place in Terrell county. I don't treat it like a Jeep because a Jeep wont go some of the places it does. It is by far the best overall hunting vehicle I have ever had down there including trucks and 4-wheelers. Mine has 300K on the body, the motor who knows because I bought it used (the motor on mine was apart when I bought it, a nut had gotten through the intake into a cylinder)
It is like driving a mountain goat down there. I will say I have to replace a half shaft on the front drive but that is my fault. The boot was torn and rather than address it I drove it till the CV went, but they are only $60. Although Isuzu has no presence in the US market they are huge worldwide. The Chevy Duramax is actually an Isuzu design.
I don't know about the V6, I would scour Craigslist, the 4X4 with the I4 are available for about 1/2 what you are talking about. Offroad it is great but I don't know you want one for a daily driver, they are a smallish vehicle. Good luck!
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