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Old 07-17-2012, 02:13 PM   #84441
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I did the timing belt at like 110K, in like 2009. Car has about 150k on it now?
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Old 07-17-2012, 02:18 PM   #84442
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Have you heard back from him at all? If he wants well over $3500 for it then I don't even want to waste my time waiting and my choice is made....
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Old 07-17-2012, 02:20 PM   #84443
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So $800 less and I'd end up with a 4-dr manual car with awd and boost... I kinda like that idea better....
hmm.. somehow I remember you having a 4-door manual with boost... it's almost like you had invested a bunch into mods and stuff.

also you're assuming your time is free. mine is cheap I'll give you that, but you don't know what problems he isn't telling you about.
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Old 07-17-2012, 02:20 PM   #84444
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I like the focus idea better because courtney's car is always needing something else done. the AWD stuff adds more cost/hassle and the focus is cheap/easy/has some maintenance history of some sort.
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Old 07-17-2012, 02:25 PM   #84445
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I like the focus idea better because courtney's car is always needing something else done. the AWD stuff adds more cost/hassle and the focus is cheap/easy/has some maintenance history of some sort.
^^ that.

remember the E30? are you looking for a beater or another nice car?

priorities man... what do you actually NEED out of this supposed car?
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Old 07-17-2012, 02:25 PM   #84446
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hmm.. somehow I remember you having a 4-door manual with boost... it's almost like you had invested a bunch into mods and stuff.

also you're assuming your time is free. mine is cheap I'll give you that, but you don't know what problems he isn't telling you about.
also this.

if you're going to switch cars every 5 weeks at least pick something different each time or stick with the same car.

you would've been better off sticking with the jetta if you were going to hop back into a mk4-gen VAG product.

in the same price range I'd much rather have a clean e36 because there is not nearly as many odd electrical issues as the VAG cars.
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Old 07-17-2012, 02:29 PM   #84447
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blargh fine. I'll text him back and saw nvm...

and yes I know I had manual, boost and 4-drs.. but awd is nice to have as well. I already realize I should have kept the jetta and spare me the i told you so's cuz I get it. I'm stupid and always want to have things that cost too much or aren't practical. I'm stupid. y'all are smart. and I'll go back to my corner now

(not butt hurt, you guys really are right and I have issues)
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Old 07-17-2012, 02:30 PM   #84448
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Ohmygawd. Seems I'm not the only one telling him a4 decision is bad.
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Old 07-17-2012, 02:31 PM   #84449
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blargh fine. I'll text him back and saw nvm...

and yes I know I had manual, boost and 4-drs.. but awd is nice to have as well. I already realize I should have kept the jetta and spare me the i told you so's cuz I get it. I'm stupid and always want to have things that cost too much or aren't practical. I'm stupid. y'all are smart. and I'll go back to my corner now

(not butt hurt, you guys really are right and I have issues)
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Old 07-17-2012, 02:32 PM   #84450
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