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Old 01-11-2005, 08:58 AM   #11
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get a GTP to avoid the intake failure completely
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If you go to a dealer see if they will do a car fax for you , some do some won't but that will show you the history of the car and who owned it before than call up the old owner and ask for more info on the car if they had any problums and so forth .
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We are looking for one around 5 to 8k. Most we've saw have about 60-90k miles on them. Should I always ask if the upper intake manifold and lower intake manifold gaskets have been changed? If so is that a bad thing?
If the gaskets and manifold haven't been replaced, just count on doing them. And also use it as a bargaining chip! And if they have, I'd ask for receipts.....then it'* one less thing to worry about (for a while anyway).
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