Stephanie and I were worried about facing the winter with the current cars that we had, so we started looking for a new car. Stephanie's Nissan Altima doesn't do very well in bad weather, and my Chevy Lumina had had some issues with the tires ever since we got it towed, and the towing company messed it up.
In shopping for a new car we wanted a SUV. We wanted something that would prepare us for having children. In looking at different options we came down to two choices, a Honda Pilot year 2003 for $13,500 or a Lexus RX300 year 2000 for 13,000. They both had about the same mileage (88,000) and we test drove both and weighed the pros and cons of each. We ended up deciding to purchase the Lexus.
One of our concerns in purchasing the Lexus was the stigma that would go with purchasing such a car. We are not the kind of people who try to flaunt what we have, but decided we can’t change the way people think.
We made our way up to Access Auto in