possible audi buy v8 quattro

Steve Kramer skramer@mac.com
Sat, 09 Feb 2002 00:30:42 -0600


this is strange but the v8 that i bought is pearl white with black interior/
120k on it - but the exhaust looks fine to me.  bought it from a place in
downer's grove, ill.

is this coincidence (sp) or what.

> From: Audimobiles@aol.com
> Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2002 17:51:36 EST
> To: skramer@mac.com
> Subject: Re: possible audi buy v8 quattro
>
> where in the chicaoland area are ya? I'm out in the burbs, Glendale Heights.
> I had a v8q for about a year before I sold it this past November. I have no
> complaints other than oil leaks. Great car, graceful and quick. The Pearl and
> Black are the best colors IMO. My V8Q had 120k miles on it and ran great with
> no problems reliability wise. My only advice is only own the car if you plan
> to do most of your own work on it. Interior things will fail/brake just like
> any type 44. Mechanical items are expensive so is insurance compared to other
> Audi's. If there are any oil leaks on the car, pass it up. Find a
> mechanically perfect example w/ receipts. My car sold for $3000, it needed an
> exhaust, full tune-up, and timing belt service. Pay the extra money up front
> for a premium example. I'd say $6k to $8k is the range. Good Luck!
>
> Dave Farrer
> '87 QSW