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Re: Why I'm giving up on my 9000
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Posted by Dick S [Email] (more from Dick S) on Wed, 10 Nov 2021 16:47:47 Share Post by Email
In Reply to: Why I'm giving up on my 9000, Graham, Thu, 17 Dec 2009 15:32:04
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I hear you. I came across this post and figure it might be worthwhile to responds to bubble up to the top. Whatever frustration is expressed when it was originally written is exacerbated by the sheer lack of parts, esp. quality ones. I now embark on bringing a recently acquired 1993 CSE up to snuff eyes wide open. I may never get it in the state I would like. But I am retired and so far I feel I am moving forward slowly, more slowly than I would have expected. I originally thought I bought a car that I could skip right to the aesthetic stuff like seat covers and headliner. Instead, I am fixing multiple oil leaks, replacing engine mounts and things that I did not expect. My expectations were not grounded in reality and if anything this background work will make it a better car in the long run, if there is a long run. Will keep you posted.

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