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Hello all. I have been searching for a decent used convertible and think I may settle on a 2001 with about 86,000 miles. I had it checked out at a dealer and it needs some work on the top and a few other items, but it is in good shape.
I was curious if anyone had any input/feedback on why I should NOT buy this classic.
It's the base 2001 convertible with leather and TRC/ABS.
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Hello - their is a hydraulics leak in the top, which is estimated at around $1,300 to fix. Some loose ball joints and a trans pan seal leak.
Well, thats better than replacing the vinyl.
Check with MPS Auto Salvage and see if they have a motor for the top. If you take the truck panels out of the car, the motor is super easy to access.
Check the condition of the top closed too. A lot of times the edges where it rubs going up and down will be worn or cracked. Keep that $2000.00 replacement vinyl in the back of your head for price negotiation if it looks like it will need replacing.
2007 Roushcharged GT Convertible
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