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Old Jun 5th 2008, 7:16 pm
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what you guys think is it a gud idea to purchase a car or to pay for taxis to work shopping etc when i arrive.

is drivin as crazy as people are making it out to be?
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Old Jun 5th 2008, 7:41 pm
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what you guys think is it a gud idea to purchase a car or to pay for taxis to work shopping etc when i arrive.

is drivin as crazy as people are making it out to be?
Just drive. Ok they drive like idiots but as long as you take that into account its not a problem.
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Old Jun 5th 2008, 7:48 pm
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ok thanks. u think i could buy a decent car for 56,000 dirham??
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Old Jun 5th 2008, 7:54 pm
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ok thanks. u think i could buy a decent car for 56,000 dirham??
if you go for something 2-3 years old you'll get something ok.
new, you'll only get a corolla or maybe a civic for that amount.
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Old Jun 5th 2008, 8:03 pm
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thanks. i preferably want maybe a 5 year old mercedes ml jeep. will have a look around when i arrive. thanks for the info
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well its possible

http://www.dubizzle.com/main/DubaiCl...ml350_kd=91324
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