You’ve probably heard the horror stories of crazy-high battery replacement costs for electric cars. Fears of battery failure, limited range and high purchase prices might make you wonder if buying a used EV is a smart decision. This answer is, it depends — it depends on the condition of the EV you choose and how…

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