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    • AG47
    • By AG47 12th Sep 17, 1:37 PM
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    Anyone hired a car from NY?
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    Anyone hired a car from NY? 12th Sep 17 at 1:37 PM
    I hear so many horror stories about car hire firms,

    Is it best to book and pay for it now, or will it be the same price to do it when we get there?
    Nothing has been fixed since 2008, it was just pushed into the future
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    • pollypenny
    • By pollypenny 12th Sep 17, 1:42 PM
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    • 12th Sep 17, 1:42 PM
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    • 12th Sep 17, 1:42 PM
    We did from Newark Airport. Nbooked in advance as we always do when travelling to the USA.

    Usual attempts at up-selling, of course.
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    • stevie11
    • By stevie11 12th Sep 17, 11:08 PM
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    • 12th Sep 17, 11:08 PM
    Got to agree with Polly, always best to book in advance. I can not see you getting a better deal on location. Don't be fooled by US base rates as many Americans have hire car insurance on their own car insurance policy.
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