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Old 04-25-2013, 05:39 PM   #1
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Default $7000 for a super minty 89 GT, worth it?

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Car has 64k miles, is all stock besides the hood and exhaust, has been garage kept, and by the pictures seems super clean. It's an hour and a half away and I can't decide whether or not I should make the drive to check it out. I know a ton of people somehow get their 10k mile cars for $170, but I know that'll never happen to me.

The guy told somebody I know the lowest he'll go is $7,000. He has it listed for $8000. I'm gonna try to offer him a little less and hopefully he'll take it if he knows the cash is there, but if he doesn't, it's $7000.

Worth it?
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Old 04-25-2013, 06:33 PM   #2
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If you have the Vin#, PM it to me and I'll do a few checks for you on it.
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Old 04-25-2013, 06:41 PM   #3
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If you have the Vin#, PM it to me and I'll do a few checks for you on it.
It's not letting send a PM, the vin is 1FABP42E1KF297645.
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Old 04-25-2013, 07:37 PM   #4
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1989 Ford Mustang GT Hatchback 2D 5.0L V8 EFI
1FABP42E1KF297645
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Summary
This vehicle qualifies for Buyback Protection
Reported Accidents: 0
Title and Problem Check
Odometer Check
Vehicle Use and Event Check
Calculated Owners: 5
Last Reported Mileage: 64,677
Title and Problem Check
No abandoned title record
No damaged title or major damage incident record
No fire damaged title record
No grey market title record
No hail damage title record
No insurance loss title or probable total loss record
No junk or scrapped title record
No manufacturer buyback/lemon title record
No odometer problem title record
No rebuilt/rebuildable title record
No salvage title or salvage auction record
No water damaged title record
No NHTSA crash test record
No frame/unibody damage record
No recycling facility record
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ReportedMileage
12/13/1990 15283
08/27/1994 30652
08/20/1999 30652
06/27/2000 44200
01/06/2001 44200
11/08/2004 52000
11/09/2006 53000
07/18/2007 53720
08/20/2007 53905
08/22/2007 54000
08/27/2007 53962
08/20/2011 61000
07/17/2012 64677
Vehicle Use and Event Check
No fleet, rental and/or lease use record
No taxi use record
No police use record
No government use record
No livery use record
No driver education record
No accident record reported through accident data sources
Corrected title record(s)
No duplicate title record
Emission/safety inspection record(s)
Loan/Lien record(s)
No fire damage incident record
No repossessed record
No theft record
No storm area registration/title record
Full History
Date MileageSourceDetails
08/07/1989Independent Source
VEHICLE MANUFACTURED AND SHIPPED TO DEALER
12/13/1990
15,283 miIndependent Source
CLEVELAND, OHVEHICLE IN DEALER INVENTORY
08/27/1994
30,652 miMotor Vehicle Dept.​
OHODOMETER READING FROM DMV
08/21/1996Motor Vehicle Dept.​
BRUNSWICK, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
08/16/1997Motor Vehicle Dept.​
BRUNSWICK, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
08/25/1998Motor Vehicle Dept.​
BRUNSWICK, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
08/20/1999
30,652 miState Agency
OHPASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
10/02/1999Motor Vehicle Dept.​
BRUNSWICK, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
06/27/2000
44,200 miMotor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHTITLE ​(Title #:1803864846)​
06/27/2000Motor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
07/19/2000Motor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHTITLE ​(Title #:1803905688)​ ​(Lien Reported)​
CORRECTED TITLE
01/06/2001
44,200 miState Agency
OHPASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
01/12/2001Motor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
02/05/2002Motor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
03/27/2003Motor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
01/03/2004Motor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
11/08/2004
52,000 miIndependent Emission Source
OHPASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
05/06/2005Motor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
04/11/2006Motor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
11/09/2006
53,000 miState Agency
OHPASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
04/21/2007Motor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
07/18/2007
53,720 miMotor Vehicle Dept.​
GRAFTON, OHTITLE ​(Title #:4701940473)​
07/18/2007Motor Vehicle Dept.​
GRAFTON, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
08/20/2007
53,905 miMotor Vehicle Dept.​
STRONGSVILLE, OHTITLE ​(Title #:5201475723)​
08/22/2007
54,000 miIndependent Emission Source
OHPASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
08/27/2007
53,962 miMotor Vehicle Dept.​
COLUMBIA STATION, OHTITLE ​(Title #:5201478392)​
08/31/2007Motor Vehicle Dept.​
COLUMBIA STATION, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
04/10/2008Motor Vehicle Dept.​
COLUMBIA STATION, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
03/21/2009
7,000 miIndependent Emission Source
OHPASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
04/13/2009Motor Vehicle Dept.​
COLUMBIA STATION, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
08/20/2011Motor Vehicle Dept.​
COLUMBIA STATION, OHREGISTRATION EVENT/​RENEWAL
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Old 04-26-2013, 12:46 AM   #5
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If all mint with no issues id get it for 6800 if he would take it... Somebody would be willing to pay more then that for it though im sure. If you get it though do me a favor and change those ugly wheels.
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Old 04-26-2013, 09:42 AM   #6
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Thats a very good buy in my opinion! Car that clean here in mid cali will run about $10k with that kind of mileage!
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Old 04-26-2013, 01:05 PM   #7
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From the pics it looks like an excellent deal. My first was an '89 5.0 If I had the means I would spend $7000 on that car in a heartbeat.
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Old 04-27-2013, 08:28 AM   #8
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It looks very well taken care of, no accidents, no smog failures, good paint, garage kept, under 75k miles. Looks like a good find. Definitly make sure to take it for a drive, check for leaking oil, hard shifting, you know all the normal things.

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Old 04-29-2013, 06:34 PM   #9
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If it's never been wrecked, it's worth that. It's not all stock though. I see three engine mods.
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Old 04-30-2013, 10:27 AM   #10
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Did u get it? Seems like a good deal.
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