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Old March 26, 2016, 09:00 AM
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Necesita uno nuevo. Necesita un nuevo.

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Carlos tiene algunos problemas con su coche. Necesita uno nuevo.

Necesita uno nuevo. ??
Necesita un nuevo.

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The sentence in question is making use of the pronoun uno.
In the second "sentence," un is the apocopation of uno, which is a determiner, and you need to provide the object to complete the sentence.

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uno nuevo = una nueva = a new one
un nuevo ... = a new ... ("el" noun)
una nueva ... = a new ... ("la" noun)
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Hello BobRitter:
As "Rusty" said, in this case you need to use "uno".
"Un" is indefinite only used when you don't specify the object.
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