Date: Mon, 2 Jul 2001 23:12:11 -0400 From: "thompson" <thompson146removethisnopsamail.com> Subject: Re: possible to sell '87 Saab with mucho mileage?
Yup - somebody in the Albany NY help her out - save this saab with a reputable mechanic! "Ian" <iannopsamtia.com.au> wrote in message news:3B412A7A.FB51E599nopsamtia.com.au... > What area are you in... > Somebody may know a reputable and honest person to take it to to get it fixed. > ( Changing the tie rod ends is not that hard. ) > > Ian (Sydney, Australia) > > > Carole Hackett wrote: > > > >All my > > > mechanic would do was put new brake pads on front and back but it needs > > > work > > > on the steering (tie rod ends). > > > > >> not that difficult. And why did he make you waste yuor money on the > > brakes > > >> if the tie rods are gone? pretty shady if you ask me. > > > > I know!! The brakes were bad so I asked him to do whatever he could 'as > > cheaply as possible' to get it to pass inspection. He charged me over $200 > > for brake pads and an oil change, then wouldn't pass it because of the tie > > rods. Now I'm out $235 and the car is overdue for inspection. > > > > > shame i don't live closer - i'd buy it - how much? > > > > what do you think it's worth? email me privately if you want. > > > > cmcquilknopsamo.com >