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      Metro to spend $215 million to replace rail cars

      Metro is spending millions of dollars to replace rail cars that were breaking down constantly.

      Metro will spend $215 million over the next five years to replace the 100 cars in Metro’s 4000-series fleet that have been plagued by problems with brakes, lights and air conditioning, The Washington Post reported.

      The new spending announcement was detailed in transit agency documents and officials.

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