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Old 07-27-2007, 09:01 PM   #1
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Talking metro

looking for '96 or newer metro, manual trans. 3 cyl. with A/C
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Old 07-27-2007, 09:18 PM   #2
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check craigslist, ebay, or classified ads.
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Distance traveled by bicycle in 2007= 1,830ish miles
Average commute speed=25mph (yes, that's in a car)
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Old 07-27-2007, 09:30 PM   #3
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....and watch for RUST.
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Old 07-27-2007, 10:23 PM   #4
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The Forkenswift thread has good tips on looking for baaaad rust on Metros, if I remember correctly....
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Watch it in the front, where the A arms enter the car, and the the strut towers themselves.
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My strut towers were good on my Metro I just sold - BUT - the rear sway bar mounts had rust as well as the radiator core support. Another place to check.
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