86 Coupe GT
Ravewar at home.com
Thu Aug 23 01:28:50 EDT 2001
I would have to say no. That's just my opinion. You can pick up a
fairly good condition car like this for a grand more certified if you look
Don't feel to bad. My 72 GT6 proves that I'm a cheap masocist.
'89 Jetta 1.8L 16V GTX
'87 Audi 4000 Quattro Sedan
'72 Triumph GT6
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----- Original Message -----
From: MARTIN H.ALPERT <formarty at usa.net>
To: <quattro at audifans.com>
Sent: Wednesday, August 22, 2001 10:17 PM
Subject: 86 Coupe GT
> I had a Audi dealer examine an 86 coupe I was considering buying for under
> 2,000 which seemed reasonable. His report says the car needs/has
> warped exhaust manifold,
> exhaust system,
> bent rim,
> top struts,
> engine runs rough
> parking brake cable
> sway bar need to go to body shop
> other small things
> Without knowing the cause of the rough engine I would have about $ 3,000
> fix everything plus whatever the engine ends up costing.
> Is a mechanically perfect( for a 15 yr old car) Audi Coupe GT worth
> 5,000 on. I've looked at 90-91 20v coupes and they just don't appeal to me
> like the 82-87 GT and my mechanic forbids me from buying an ur quattro
> it will put his kids through college.
> Thanks for your opinions,
> Marty Alpert
> '74 MGB-GT ( proves I'm a masicist)
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