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Which engine and year.

Hi guys and girls, just about to take the plunge and am a bit stuck 3ltr V6. looking at 2006 to 2008 models. Budget up to Ł11000.

From what I can make out the 2006 onwards has the 7 speed auto box but was the facelift that huge in 2008?

Bombard me.
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7 speed came out 2004/5
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