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82 Starion on Facebook marketplace in Idaho $1250


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#1 billbosh

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Posted 05 January 2020 - 12:42 AM

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Posted 05 January 2020 - 10:32 PM

Wish it was closer

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Posted 13 January 2020 - 02:20 PM

Bought this last night. Going to attempt to drive it back to Maryland in a few weeks.

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Posted 13 January 2020 - 03:50 PM

Holy smoke are you serious? From Idaho??? Brave man! I'm in NOVA, would like to see it if you get it here!

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Posted 13 January 2020 - 07:11 PM

Nice!  I was considering it, I’m in Bismarck if that’s on your way home.
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#6 markhansenconquest

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Posted 13 January 2020 - 09:36 PM

bring a bag of tools ,,wire ,,oil ,,water and dump some good fuel injector cleaner in before u go home...…...IMO..hope everything goes ok.....

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#7 gtxthunder

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Posted 16 January 2020 - 06:37 PM

Little sketchy as I know zero about the car, but going next Thursday to grab it.

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Posted 17 January 2020 - 12:33 AM

82 starion ( rebuild kit )…..injector seals and base gasket on e bay.. # 5553   13 bucks...…..they have 2,, buy both while u can get them

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Posted 18 January 2020 - 06:10 PM

This one will be swapped if I keep it. Have a pretty good road trip planned if it runs well.

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Posted 20 January 2020 - 03:56 PM

 gtxthunder, on 18 January 2020 - 06:10 PM, said:

This one will be swapped if I keep it. Have a pretty good road trip planned if it runs well.
LOLOL Dood you are insane but i LOVE IT ! wanna Olive flatty to do a " better " swap into ?
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Posted 22 January 2020 - 07:47 AM

You know me...it will probably be for sale next week. At the airport now heading there.

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Posted 22 January 2020 - 08:16 AM

Looking forward to seeing your trip progress! Best of luck out there!
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Posted 22 January 2020 - 09:02 AM

Good luck dude! May the Mitsubishi God's be in your favor haha!

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Posted 22 January 2020 - 03:49 PM

This might have been my worst purchase in recent memory lol

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Posted 22 January 2020 - 03:54 PM

Rofl, that bad huh?

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Posted 22 January 2020 - 04:08 PM

It is the biggest pile I've ever seen. Might just grab a uhaul before i leave town.

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Posted 22 January 2020 - 05:29 PM

Elaborate...And pictures would be nice also...

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Posted 22 January 2020 - 06:36 PM

Did not start when I arrived. Does not run well - clutch slips, hesitates, etc. No heat. Not a clean body panel. Interior is trashed. Cowls are broken. Hood and tail lights look decent. I rented a uhaul and trailer to get it back. $1300 car is turning into 5k real quick. Haha. Oh well.

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Posted 22 January 2020 - 06:49 PM

Well that sucks...you’ve got a great attitude about it though.

I talked to the guy a couple weeks ago, definitely seems like they “over-represented” the car as he told me “it really just needs a good coat of paint and interior is a little dusty.” The pics may have also been strategic, as the interior looked really nice, panels looked pretty good etc in the posted pics. Guess you never know until you can put your hands on it. Then again, I guess you get a nice 83 hood out of it, right?

Drive safely back east!

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Posted 22 January 2020 - 06:52 PM

I find posting pics on here to be time consuming any more. I'll text them if anyone wants to see pictures.




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