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Old 08-27-2008, 08:38 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by dkjones96 View Post
The suspension is making funny noises, the ac is on its way out, the radio needs completely redone with an external amp because the internal one cant handle much more than paper speakers and keeps blowing them, the windshield needs replaced, there is a seal in the car that leaks when it rains and stinks it up pretty badly and I have no idea where it is, I feel a car should be a joy to drive, and well, that car isn't really.
oh yea we drove that thing with no radio or any sort of air conditioning for a couple years. all it had to do was get us and our boards to the beach and back. we just let the rain pour into it without the top and the leaky and eventually non-existent floor boards solved the problem of it filling up with water. also both seat bottoms sagged a lot from the springs and metal crapping out. it was the kind of car you never took over 60mph. we thought it was fun to drive, but we never drove it more than 15 miles for the last 3 years.

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The point at which it is more reasonable to replace a vehicle than to repair/modify it is when the wife is standing there looking at you, rolling pin in hand, saying: "Get that piece of **** outta my driveway NOW!"

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