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Found in Craigslist in Florida

 
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Old 06-12-2019, 08:26 AM
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Came across this as I was trolling Craigslist this morning. It's less than I have in total in my car!!

https://miami.craigslist.org/pbc/cto...903004074.html
 
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I call BS in that. Those are Massachusetts plates (ask me how I know!). New Paint...from Massachusetts...No rust....22,000 miles... No way
 
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Living up north all my life where they put salt on the road, when I see repainted, that whispers rust and bondo. The wood definitely needs replacing. Not worth near that unless they have really really good documentation.
 
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For 22k miles, that steering wheel is trashed. And they don’t show the front seats. I smell a rat...
 
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A bit of each???

1. Owner lives in MASS. in summer. Car based in FLA. Winters there. Beneficial to register in mass. the $'s thing...

2. Description shows an 8 cylinder car, which it clearly is not.

3. Low miles, even if true are not fully indicative. The age thing. That and plus the new
paint. FLa sun takes a toll as well!!!

Will it sell? Possibly ! but not at 22 grand!!!!

Perhaps that is a family ploy!! "Gee, I tried?!!?



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You're thinking great thoughts, but my neighbor lives in FL during the winter and registers the car there. The $ thing works exactly opposite. No one in their right mind would register a car in MA if you had another choice. Mass. = High taxes + High insurance + Byzantine Registration Rules. Florida = much cheaper.
 
 
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