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Old 11/13/2008, 01:58 AM   #1
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I am selling my GT/CS I have been working on restoring it and it is 90% complete. Almost everything is new. It has a rebuilt 289 and auto C4 trans. There is so much to list. The engine has around 364 hp it has edelbrock heads,intake,carb,hedman ceramic headers,magnaflow dual exhaust,electric fan,griffin radiator, petronix distributor,optima battery, march pulleys, alpine deck with jl 61/2 and rockford fosgate 6x9. New paint and interior the outside is highland green with black suede interior. American racing torque thrust II 17's new bf goodrich rubber. There is too much to list please contact me with any serious inquiries. I want 45,000 that is what I have invested. I am located in Arizona call me at 602-617-2944 or email me at marpiebuick@hotmail.com
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Old 11/13/2008, 09:52 AM   #2
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Very clean and pretty looking CS, hope you get what you are asking for. Just FYI, if you have a Marti report or a letter from Ford confirming the options/CS package you may want to consider posting that as well. Good Luck!

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Old 11/13/2008, 10:16 AM   #3
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Oooeee...$45K.......Good Luck!

Looks sharp!
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Old 11/13/2008, 11:25 AM   #4
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i can't wait until my car looks like that!
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Old 11/13/2008, 02:03 PM   #5
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...I agree on the Marti Report. Especially with the side reflector not present below script in one of the photos, but WOW! Beautiful car!! Best of luck! :-)

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Old 11/13/2008, 03:41 PM   #6
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Wow Tim,
I hadn't noticed the reflector not showing. Strange though, the 1st photo (left side full view) has the reflector. The 3/4 rear view, its not visible. Same dates on the photos. Lighting?
The car looks great.

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Old 11/13/2008, 09:35 PM   #7
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Wow!

That is a very sharpe car !!!! How wide are your 17 in torque thrusts ,and what size of tires are you running? Thanks
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Old 11/13/2008, 09:40 PM   #8
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Very good looking car, and it looks like a lot of work went into it. I hope you can get $45K, and I never say never, but you are really facing a strong headwind in these economic times trying to get top dollar for it.

There are way too many cars out there where the sellers are trying to recover their costs, and they are coming up with empty pockets.

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Old 11/14/2008, 10:21 AM   #9
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.fantastic looking car. Any inside shot for interior? Makes me wnat to have my car re-painted in the same color scheme. Who knows..............if the US automakers go under, we'll have "super" collector cars !

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Old 11/21/2008, 10:10 PM   #10
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I do have a marti report I just forgot to add that.
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Old 11/21/2008, 10:13 PM   #11
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The pictures were taken at different times. That rear quarter panel had been hit and the reflector was broken. After the body work and the paint I took a pic and then when I received the reflector and put it on along with some other chrome pieces I took more photos.
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Old 11/21/2008, 10:16 PM   #12
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I don' have a photo since I replaced all the dash pieces. All the photos that I had were before. I will take one and post it. I had the seats redone in black suede with dark green piping and that was a big mistake because the suede has begun to fade in the Az sun. I know it is alot to ask for the car I am in no hurry to sell it and I hope that eventually I will receive an offer.

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Old 11/21/2008, 10:20 PM   #13
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The tires are bf goodrich g-force sport the front are size 225-55-R17 and the rear are size 255-50-R17 I don't remember off hand how wide the wheels are sorry.

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