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Old 03-20-2020, 11:10 AM   #2571
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This thing is just gorgeous IMHO, maybe because my 2002 was the same color. (but mine had a roof)

https://bringatrailer.com/listing/19...002-cabriolet/
that is super cool. I bet if flexes like a wet noodle, but that is part of the charm.
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Old 03-20-2020, 05:03 PM   #2572
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Absolute steal. And this car will appreciate. Guaranteed.


https://bringatrailer.com/listing/20...-911-turbo-61/

How itís only $48k is incomprehensible. Epic famous GT1 block and manual. Wow.
Sold for 64K. Still seems like a solid deal for that car, though.
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Old 03-20-2020, 10:42 PM   #2573
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Sold for 64K. Still seems like a solid deal for that car, though.
Thatís still a great price for last of the Mezger engine Turboís with a manual.
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Old 03-22-2020, 01:23 PM   #2574
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Old 03-22-2020, 08:14 PM   #2575
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ack that 996 interior just makes me wince every damn time
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Old 03-23-2020, 09:25 PM   #2576
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ack that 996 interior just makes me wince every damn time

Itís not untrue.

It never bothered me because my driving life started with an 84 Chevy cavalier. With that baseline everything is relative.

I think the 40th is a damn cool car though.
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Old 03-24-2020, 06:55 AM   #2577
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Itís not untrue.

It never bothered me because my driving life started with an 84 Chevy cavalier. With that baseline everything is relative.

I think the 40th is a damn cool car though.
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/20...anniversary-3/

I always thought the 50th anniversary ones were well done, especially the interior (LOVE the hounds tooth). Shame they PDK'ed it
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Old 03-24-2020, 08:13 AM   #2578
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Itís not untrue.

It never bothered me because my driving life started with an 84 Chevy cavalier. With that baseline everything is relative.

I think the 40th is a damn cool car though.
The 2004 996 C2 is the first 911 I ever drove. I remember loving it back in ~2008. The interior does suck. I do like that steering wheel and the stick-shift though. That's about it.

The exterior is awful for Porsche standards, but it's not objectively awful and it was helped a lot by the updated headlamps.

With the IMS issue added on top of it, it would have to be a bargain.
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The 2004 996 C2 is the first 911 I ever drove. I remember loving it back in ~2008. The interior does suck. I do like that steering wheel and the stick-shift though. That's about it.

The exterior is awful for Porsche standards, but it's not objectively awful and it was helped a lot by the updated headlamps.

With the IMS issue added on top of it, it would have to be a bargain.
There are tons of engine issues with most Porsche generations.

I donít mind the IMS because you can address it easily.

You canít address the chronic need to adjust the valves on 964s or the clogged air injectors on 993s.

Itís more like the front radiator lines on a Watercooled Mezger engine or the head bolts on a 2.7. Part of the provenance.



And to the point made above: PDK is frightfully expensive out of warranty. Itís not a repairable thing as of yet. Itís a replacement item and at 10-15k, thatís not what Iíd call an addressable item.
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Is this the dumbest thing ever listed to BAT?

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