ballpark price for a 94/95 supercharged? - Page 2 - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat

General GM Chat When starting new posts, please specify YEAR, MAKE, MODEL, ENGINE type, and whatever modifications you have made. Chat about all things GM (and related cars). Off-topic stuff should be in the Lounge, and all Model specific mechanical problems should be posted in the proper forum.
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

ballpark price for a 94/95 supercharged?


Old 07-11-2007, 10:02 AM
Junior Member
Posts like a Ricer Type-R
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 11
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
willwren is on a distinguished road

The worst two things (in order) you can do to a car:

1. Don't drive it.
2. Drive it very little.

I personally would be inclined to buy a car of that year with 60k on it rather than 30k. I've been there before, more than once, and it'* not fun for the first 6 months.
willwren is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2007, 11:52 AM
Senior Member
True Car Nut
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Central Florida
Posts: 7,030
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
lash is on a distinguished road

There'* certainly truth to that.

When I ot my '94 Ranger in '03, it had only 39K on it. In those first six months I had to replace all hoses and belts, plugs, and wires, tires, and the heater core. The heater core replace was due to sediment that had been in the coolant and had settled and clumped from setting. As soon as I started using it a bunch, I had issues. The clumps broke loose and travelled to the heater core, clogging it solid.

You also have to consider the A/C system. Unuse of the A/C system for periods longer than a month or two at a time can cause the seals and o-rings to dry out and crack.

None of these things are insurmountable, but you have to be prepared for them to need replacement rapidly after you put the vehicle in service.

BTW BW, just for reference, newer cars will certainly show a price difference based upon total mileage. For example, using NADA online, a 2003 SSEi with 100,000 lists for almost $6000 less than one with 35,000. Now, that may not hold as true as the car gets older and older...until you get to classic and/or antique status.
lash is offline  
Reply With Quote
Related Topics
Thread Starter
Last Post
09-06-2003 03:24 AM
General GM Chat
08-20-2003 04:59 PM
07-04-2003 10:22 AM
06-19-2003 06:26 PM
12-13-2002 09:20 PM

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: ballpark price for a 94/95 supercharged?

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.