|01-19-2013 11:53 PM|
|04ZTSJelf||I'm not sure if I feel sorry that that happened to your Focus or not. You benefited from it, but at the cost of an engine...|
|01-18-2013 10:24 PM|
|Dalamar||they only bought it at that price because I had the receipts for the engine and trans, i could care less if anyone believes it or not, what would gain about lying? +1 to my e-penis size|
|01-18-2013 09:03 PM|
|01-18-2013 07:20 PM|
|gondorian||It had an almost new motor in it.|
|01-18-2013 07:07 PM|
|FLZ_Boy||Interesting to see a high mileage Focus can sell that high.|
|01-16-2013 09:06 PM|
|Dalamar||Since I referenced this post in a newer thread I thought I'd update it, I ended up getting the used engine and trans installed and walked away with an extra $1400 cash, then listed it on CL and sold it for $4200, i ended up driving my 97 CRV for work until 1/3/2013 when I found a used 2012 Blue Candy hatch with sports package and 17k miles|
|02-15-2012 02:48 PM|
|Dalamar||well, now I'm forced to wonder, put the $2400 the insurance is giving me towards something else and sell it on craigslist or fix it.|
|02-14-2012 07:44 PM|
|Johns06ZX3||maybe Ford could buy that back from you and give you a nice new 12 foci titanium!|
|02-14-2012 07:38 PM|
|Johns06ZX3||hell's bells, they shoulda bought you a brand new motor, the cheapskates!!! LOL here's to another 329K!! hope you can get the other niggling issues taken care of so you'll think you're car is new all over again. peace, john|
|02-10-2012 08:02 AM|
I took it to a shop to let them install the power steering pump and oil change, i swaped a trans in my buddies civic over the weekend and didnt want to be bothered.
THEY FORGOT TO PUT OIL BACK IN IT. The engine siezed before I got out of their parking lot.
Now the good news, i found an engine and trans for $850 with 23k miles on it at a local junkyard, they are buying it and installing it for free. They decided to get the trans in exchange for me not disclosing the name of the shop.
I couldn't be happier.
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