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Unread 05-30-2014, 09:11 PM   #1
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Tiburon for 1200
2003 Hyundai Tiburon. PROJECT CAR!! 2.7 liter v6 5 speed. 102k original miles. power everything and it all works. short ram intake. brand new battery. have brand new plugs, wires, intake gaskets for it. she purrs like a kitten at idle and roars when opened up.

This is his craigslist ad

OK she needs body work. I got her as a partially repaired front wreck. I drove her 40 minutes home in the current shape but knowing it needs all 4 brakes and rotors, front passenger tire is now flat. car sat for 2 years before I got it

needs body panels aligned
drivers headlight
body panels finished
sunglass holder

I saw this ad on Craigslist and I was wondering how much it would cost to fix it up for a first car
Thanks for replies and thanks for reading!!

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Unread 05-30-2014, 10:08 PM   #2
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I'd say do it for 800
2001 Tahoe LT Autoride
w/ third seat +25hp
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Unread 05-31-2014, 08:26 PM   #3
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Front wreck on a unibody car is red flag, very likely subframe damage. Which is not repairable.
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