considering 165 and need some help

New members MUST post a new intro thread before they can access the rest of the forum.

considering 165 and need some help

Postby Guest » Thu Dec 01, 2005 6:32 pm

I am going to be selling my current car to get a cheaper one so i can save some money. I found a 165 thats pretty close and i am considering buying it. The car is mostly stock, it had a racing clutch, HKS exhaust, new axles, springs, radiator, hoses. He said the mileage was 190k, but the turbo and motor were rebuilt at 100k, he said it runs good but needs a tune up. Hes asking 3500. I have an 85 Gt celica with like 260k miles and i rally it when i have a chance, if it is anything like an all trac i think this would be an excellenct car.
Thanks
Austin
Members don't see the above ad. Register now - it's free!
Guest
 


Postby Guest » Thu Dec 01, 2005 6:33 pm

that was me above, forgot to log in :)
Guest
 


Postby EricGT4 » Thu Dec 01, 2005 6:35 pm

twice buddy :)
1992 Alltrac - 350whp - SOLD
User avatar
EricGT4
Club Member
 
Posts: 757
Joined: Sat Nov 06, 2004 6:53 am
Location: NYC

Postby All4Traction » Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:39 pm

Ill make it short and simple
If your trying to save money, i dont think buying an alltrac is for you.
Paul S.-
89 Celica Turbo 4WD- Jdm ST-185 swap, CT20B turbo, ST205 A2W I/C....
http://turbo4wd.topcities.com/
All4Traction
Club Member
 
Posts: 223
Joined: Thu Feb 24, 2005 12:47 am
Location: Saskatchewan

Postby rally-celicas » Sat Dec 03, 2005 1:51 am

I dont mind spending money on the car to fix it, so long as its nothing ridiculous. I just dont want to be stuck with a car payment anymore.
rally-celicas
 


Postby Maloy » Sun Dec 04, 2005 4:28 am

The 85 gt is whole different beast, rwd with a truck engine and very easy to work on. Dont get the all-trac if your used to just taking your car in for maintenence. Its probably been driven hard with all those parts on it and saying the motor was rebuilt doesnt say much. For all you know he went the easy route and didnt even do a complete rebuild just fixed it enough to get her running. I dont know how much you know about cars but your gonna be knee deep in mechanical work with that thing. Its worth it if you really love the car.
88 white st165 (stripped down on jack stands)
86 AE86 corolla gt-s coupe
Image
Maloy
Club Member
 
Posts: 522
Joined: Tue Aug 24, 2004 8:20 pm
Location: Seattle, WA


Return to New Member Forum

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests

cron