You have a 1999 Nissan that is expected to run for another three years, but you are considering buying a new Hyundai before the Nissan wears out. You will donate the Nissan to Goodwill when you buy the new car. The annual maintenance cost is $1700 per year for the Nissan and $200 for the Hyundai. The price of your favorite Hyundai model is $18000, and it is expected to run 15 years. Your opportunity cost of capital is 8 percent. Ignore taxes.
a) find out the EAC for both Nissan and Hyundai.
b) When should you buy the new Hyundai?