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Old 05-08-2012, 03:52 AM   #1
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Hey guus.found a 99 ss. Car is in great cosmetic.shape. Has full exhaust ls6 intake amd 4.11 gears. When shifting into 5 it grinds bad. Wont stay and pops out if you go real eazsy on it it will go. So I know the trans will need work. Jw if its worth the 5k for the car with 100000 miles
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Old 05-08-2012, 08:14 AM   #2
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If it's a real SS it's not a bad deal. If it still runs and drives fine and cosmetically is good, I think it would be worth it.
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Need a lot more info. $5,000 may sound OK on the surface but what else is needed? Is the title clean? Any Carfax history? Are the 100,000 miles really 'beaten' miles last owned by a 16 year old that couldn't shift?? Hopefully someone better owned it and not 5 previous owners. Everything makes a difference and you don't need a $5,000 car to turn into a $10,000 car. It can happen and you'll regret every minute of ownership. Provide lots of info for somewhat accurate guesstimates from us.
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Clean title two owners and clean carfax.
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sounds pretty good
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Old 05-11-2012, 07:10 AM   #6
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Bought the car. The hood is NOT DIFFERENT COLORED THE LIGHTING OF THE PIC IS WEIRD.

The car runs great. I actually put stock rearend with 3.42s I had back in it and 5th slides alot easier now. No noises. I'm just gonna be easy with it and rive it like it is. I will build the trans and upgrade the clutch over the next couple months though. Add a ms3 cam and be done with it. I am very happy. Ended up giving 4500 for it, and that's only because I picked at the guy about a very small size less than a dime size place on the sail panel where it looks like the clear maybe starting to bubble.

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Bought the car. The hood is NOT DIFFERENT COLORED THE LIGHTING OF THE PIC IS WEIRD.

The car runs great. I actually put stock rearend with 3.42s I had back in it and 5th slides alot easier now. No noises. I'm just gonna be easy with it and rive it like it is. I will build the trans and upgrade the clutch over the next couple months though. Add a ms3 cam and be done with it. I am very happy. Ended up giving 4500 for it, and that's only because I picked at the guy about a very small size less than a dime size place on the sail panel where it looks like the clear maybe starting to bubble.

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Best of luck! Nice job on negotiating. You have a lot of wiggle room for improvements or repairs. Most of all and enjoy it.
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Best of luck! Nice job on negotiating. You have a lot of wiggle room for improvements or repairs. Most of all and enjoy it.
Yeah even if I wanted to I could prolly just put a 5th gear synchro in it. (100 bucks) new master cylinder clean it up tune it and sell it for alot more then I would have in it. Even if I do all that I'll have right at 5k in it which is not bad.
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