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Old 04-15-2009, 01:31 PM
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so the other day, my fuel pump ***** the bed, car wont go into boost, so i took the waste gate off and have been drving around for a dew days, then, on a kind of cold night, i went to reach for somthing in the back area of the miata and my hand grazed the plastic window, and it broke clean in two....


i got soo fed up, and so upset with all this car bull ****,



i went out, and bought this....

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its a stock 02 wrx wagon in white.
1 owner
not modified
clean history,
mint interior,
mint exterior
new clutch

book value for mine was 11.5k
i gave them 8.4k
iv wanted one for mad long and found one for cheap
so im very happy


so yea,






my miata is up for sale
dirt cheap, 2500
greddy turbo
turbo tony dp in box
coils in box

needs a new top,and a fuel pump

does run, does drive, has 133k on it

ZERO RUST, CAR HAS BEEN GARAGED ITS WHOLE LIFE
NEVER SEEN SNOW



ILL REPOST THE MIATA FOR SALE IN THE FOR SALE THREAD ALSO
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sorry to hear man. i want a bugeye wagon tho would make a great daily that can still be fast
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Sellout!

My girlfriend has an 02 WRX wagon.. If I ever got rid of my miata I'd probably get one too..

Good luck
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thanx guys, i dont think im getting out of it forever, ill get another miata again, hell, iv already been through 2 of them. but im 22, like to go out, i need a bigger car, and a more reliable one
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So you go out and buy something more expensive with way more moving parts. Slower too.
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i got a 2 year warrenty from the dealer i got it from, and that's how long my loan is, so for as long as im paying it off, its covered ( so long as i dont put too much **** into it)
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I can't even see his posts and yet for some reason I am smiling?
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domo!
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domo is the ****
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Dude, I am immensely jealous.
White is my thing.
Wagons are my thing.
Turbo's are my thing.

I ******* wish Volvo would get the lead out and make a 400whp rear-drive wagon with a manual and bring it to the states. I'd wait 2 years when they're depriciated 80% like Volvo's do, buy one used, and rock that shiz forever.

One of the Car&Driver writers has an all black Caprice wagon with a built LS2 and a 6spd... kinda reminds me of Queen Latifah... you know you would.
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go buy one, scoobies are cheap now, thats y i finally bought one
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Used 07-08 WRXs are going for less than 20k here. If I had the money I would be all upons.
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Originally Posted by samnavy View Post
buy one used, and rock that shiz forever.

One of the Car&Driver writers has an all black Caprice wagon with a built LS2 and a 6spd... kinda reminds me of Queen Latifah... you know you would.
Thats the reason volvo would never build such a car.

And I would queen latifah any day, i love her.
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Originally Posted by urgaynknowit
im giving up on the miata
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jk, I likey da new ride!
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Whatever floats your boat man.

BTW - did you know "Kamil" means complete?
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Originally Posted by samnavy View Post
kinda reminds me of Queen Latifah... you know you would.
Not. Definitely not. Absolutely not even if drunk.
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So which is more, the down payment on the Subie or a fuel pump and a top?
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Hmm.

+1 for Domo Kun, but -several thousand for giving up.
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i broke my plastic window the same way....bullshit.


I bet you'll end up modding your wagon when it becomes too slow, end up breaking ****, and find yourself at square one again ;p

Thats what cars do...they **** up
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I dunno, when my miata started breaking parts, became less and less reliable, comfortable, and economical, I went out and bought a 2008 Lancer for a DD. I was really afraid I'd do the exact same thing to it that I did to the miata; suspension, brakes, turbo, strip, and I'd be back to square one.

Almost 40,000 miles later, and all I've done apart from oil changes is replace the tires (I still drive it like Stig) and add an audio cable so I could plug in my iphone. I was surprised how content I was at the idea of giving up so much fun, power, and handling for a little comfort and better gas mileage, here's hoping I keep it that way!

Only difference is that I kept my miata for a track only car, so I still get my fix
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