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Old 05-05-2006, 05:07 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by bmussatti
Don't forget an old car will have less technology to protect against theft (liked chipped keys and alarms), less technology to protect its occupants against fatalities (like air bags, and side impact protection) and less technology to actually avoid accidents (like ABS and PSM). Thes things too must impact insurance rates. Just a thought.
They do give discounts for airbags and abs, but it's hard to believe it's enough to bring the rate under an older car.
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