What's an acceptable delivery mileage on a brand-new car?

What is an acceptable delivery mileage on a brand-new car from a dealer? Is 500 miles ok?

Asked on 16 September 2010 by LIGHTFOOT

Answered by Honest John
That's a lot. But at least the dealer has not wound back the clock to hide the delivery miles.
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