Originally Posted by hankcah
I may be late to the party but IMO, why not just pay it off? You will have all of that money you aren't using to pay the loan to put into the car for maintenance or repairs. I don't think it'll be that bad.
The best kind of car is a paid off one. Just keep paying yourself the car payments for three months after its paid off for "unexpected maintenance" and bam, you can save for the house, which I might add, is a much more sound investment than a car.