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u think i could sell my car like this? #183321 May 22, 4:48pm May 22, 4:48pm
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u think i could sell my car like this?
a 2002 5speed GT with 24k miles (exactly like my car)
http://autos.msn.com/ucm/vehicleinfo.asp...0125676&nDist=7


if i could get over 18k, and sell my mod's, which i could get over 800 for, i would have almost 19,000 dollars to spend on a car. with that much money i could get a mid 90's MR-2 Turbo, and have HELLA money left over. i just feel like my car is never gonna be fast, and its just sucking up my money just to hopefully run high 14's in not long:(


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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: NorwayGT] #183322 May 22, 4:55pm May 22, 4:55pm
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18000 for a 02 gt is to much maybe like 14000


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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: NorwayGT] #183323 May 22, 4:56pm May 22, 4:56pm
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then i could buy this http://cgi.carpoint.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Viewitem&item=2479581415 (1991 mr2 Turbo), the car has a little over 100k miles, but the motor only has 36000 on it. and all i would have to do was fix some small stuff in the back of the car. i love early 90's mr2's, and stock Turbo OWENS, not to mention mid engine RWD


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: NorwayGT] #183324 May 22, 6:34pm May 22, 6:34pm
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Y not get a eclipse/talon awd tubro. They only go for like 8k. And have lots of potential. And you can fit more peopel than the mr2.

Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: GTQuentin] #183325 May 22, 7:06pm May 22, 7:06pm
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i would stay away from the eclipse talon (2nd gen) unless you keep teh mods to a low level.

crank walk cna be a bitch by by enigine.

however the mr2 owns


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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: Krayze] #183326 May 22, 7:50pm May 22, 7:50pm
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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: VSGTS14] #183327 May 22, 8:35pm May 22, 8:35pm
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You too Norway???????


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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: GTQuentin] #183328 May 22, 10:54pm May 22, 10:54pm
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Originally Posted by GTQuentin
Y not get a eclipse/talon awd tubro. They only go for like 8k. And have lots of potential. And you can fit more peopel than the mr2.


have you looked at a back of an eclipse? there is no way a person is going to fit back there. But Christian its sad to see you selling your car. But you are right MR2s own! thumbsup

Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: cycocelica] #183329 May 22, 11:07pm May 22, 11:07pm
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Aiya. I say this everytime that someone is thinking about selling their Celi for an older car to mod, but here it is again...

Right now you have a car that is going to last you for YEARS without any trouble. Now you are considering buying an older car with more miles to (i assume) heavily modify the engine. Do you have any idea how much more time you're going to spend fixing things? How much sooner that car is going to finally bite the dust than your Celi would?

Wrenching on cars in your spare time is fun. Really, it is. But it's not fun when your car won't start and you have to get to work or class. And it's not fun when random expensive parts break down.

Save up until you can buy a NEW car that you can mod to your desire... or until you can buy a used car to wrench with on the side of your Celi.


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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: RetroJ84] #183330 May 23, 12:13am May 23, 12:13am
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Originally Posted by RetroJ84
You too Norway???????

probly not...but im considering it


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: NorwayGT] #183331 May 23, 12:39am May 23, 12:39am
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whats the best place to post an add for selling a car?


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15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: NorwayGT] #183332 May 23, 12:41am May 23, 12:41am
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Originally Posted by NorwayGT
whats the best place to post an add for selling a car?



www.autotrader.com

www.ebaymotors.com

Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: MptGlw69] #183333 May 23, 1:43am May 23, 1:43am
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just save man!!!

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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: jgmx] #183334 May 23, 2:33am May 23, 2:33am
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u could probably find a better mr-2 that doesn't have the back all messed up thumbsup


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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: cycocelica] #183335 May 23, 8:29am May 23, 8:29am
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Originally Posted by cycocelica
Originally Posted by GTQuentin
Y not get a eclipse/talon awd tubro. They only go for like 8k. And have lots of potential. And you can fit more peopel than the mr2.


have you looked at a back of an eclipse? there is no way a person is going to fit back there. But Christian its sad to see you selling your car. But you are right MR2s own! thumbsup


No I havnt but i imange it holds just as much as a celica. And it looks bigger so I assumed more room. Either way sometimes its allways better to have the back seats. I use them often.

Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: GTQuentin] #183336 May 23, 9:09am May 23, 9:09am
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How much is owed on your car, or did you pay cash for it?


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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: DiabloGTS] #183337 May 23, 9:27am May 23, 9:27am
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yea, figure out how much money is going to be thrown around if any.

too sell

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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: DiabloGTS] #183338 May 23, 10:20am May 23, 10:20am
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Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
How much is owed on your car, or did you pay cash for it?

its all paid off


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: NorwayGT] #183339 May 23, 12:55pm May 23, 12:55pm
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Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
How much is owed on your car, or did you pay cash for it?

its all paid off


well, going to an older car is stupid. more power but not reliable


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Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: DiabloGTS] #183340 May 23, 1:03pm May 23, 1:03pm
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hehe... i gave up on my car being fast too...

gonna buy a bike and keep the celi thumbsup

Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: spaztikid] #183341 May 24, 7:22am May 24, 7:22am

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i'll be honest guys..i know my cellie gt wont be a speed demon ...(unless i spent like 12 gz on engone mods alone)..and even then it wont be over 300hp...u know what i mean?..so i do some engine mods for fun..but msotly..i jsut like working on it...i enjoy simply pushing the limits and getting positive feed back for being creative..i dont do it for others to sweat..but i definitly do enjoy haivng people compliment certain things...but i know its not going to ever be what other cars are..so im pretty much working on it out of love(knowing that IF i sell it).i wont get any of the money back on ALL the mods i did to it(so many people think they can buy a cellie..nod it..and then 3 years later sell it for like 20 gz..i was stupid once and thought the same thing...but thats nowhere near the truth...so anywayz,once the car is payed off next year..im going to keep it..and possibly start financing another car..with more power..but something i WWONT modify and dump crazy money into it like my celica..the only money spent will be the payments and maintance
..something like a corvette..it looks nice..its fast..end of story...and id keep the celie on the side for fun to work on and screw around with..anyne else agree? so any wayz..(i get carried away typing..but tahts cause im at work and id much rather do this...bottom line is...i agree..dont sell a brand new car for a used one...

Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: ] #183342 May 24, 7:38am May 24, 7:38am
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if your car is paid off I would keep it you are young right go to school and then worry about a car...

Re: you think i could sell my car like this? [Re: Angelica] #183343 May 24, 1:57pm May 24, 1:57pm
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Stop modding the GT, you don't have car payments. Just save up money for awhile and buy another car or some other toy for you to have fun with.


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