Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2002 13:12:45 -0800 From: "Jeff Gonzales" <jeffy_newsnopsambit.nospam.com> Subject: Re: what to do with a 1989 Saab 900 with damaged transmission?
what do you mean by station car? "Art Heyman" <us004258nopsamspring.com> wrote in message news:a3fcuk$504$1nopsam.atl.mindspring.net... > > Just got (for free) (as a station car) an '86 turbo with 252,000 miles on > it - drove fine today - > > J <j2002nopsammail.net> wrote in message > news:3c4c7353.18605104nopsam.erols.com... > > Greetings. > > > > Until recently I was the proud owner of a 1989 Saab 900 with 118,000 > > miles on it. A negligent mechanic destroyed its transmission when I > > took it in for an oil change. His employer has compensated me for the > > estimated $2500 in damage. > > > > My question: would you go ahead and get the transmission replaced or > > use the money for a new car? If the latter, how would you dispose of > > the disabled car? Do you think anyone would be interested in buying > > it? Thank you for any suggestions you can offer. > >