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VW diesel buyback: Here's what it's like to be an owner, so far

VW diesel buyback: Here's what it's like to be an owner, so far

Aaron Cole 7,733 views Aug 26, 2016 2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Sportwagen Enlarge Photo A Volkswagen TDI owner in Portland, Oregon, who's a good friend of this site is taking us along for the ride as he prepares to sell back his 2010 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen TDI. The car, which only has 43,000 miles on it, was purchased new from a Portland-area dealer and maintained very well. Our owner, who we're not naming to avoid any complications with his sale back to VW, said he bought it because of the ample power and very good fuel economy—a common tale. READ MORE: VW diesel deal: what should I do? Take buyback? Wait for updates? "I’d run my car forever if it didn’t need to get fixed," he told us. But there's no way it'll be the same car after any potential fix, he says. "No way around that," he added. "It’s not the car I bought." So, after diligently following the scandal news w...

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