Looking for a beater - Miata Turbo Forum - Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to Miataturbo.net   Members

Insert BS here A place to discuss anything you want

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-18-2008, 05:13 AM   #1
Elite Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (11)
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Overland Park, Kansas
Posts: 5,382
Total Cats: 43
Default Looking for a beater

Looking for a work beater and ran across a Nissan 200sx with SR20DET swap... Car *HAS* to be reliable, start every time with no questions asked. Will likely have 3000-5000 miles / month put on it. Would you buy it? Body is perfect, guy wants 3500 bux for it...
elesjuan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-18-2008, 10:57 AM   #2
Elite Member
iTrader: (9)
Saml01's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: NYC
Posts: 5,730
Total Cats: 2


If you want reliable get a Corolla.
Saml01 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-18-2008, 11:01 AM   #3
Supporting Vendor
iTrader: (33)
Ben's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: atlanta-ish
Posts: 12,689
Total Cats: 99

If it has to be reliable, I'd avoid anything with "swap" listed.
Ben is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-18-2008, 11:18 AM   #4
Senior Member
iTrader: (2)
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Tampa, Florida
Posts: 502
Total Cats: 0

unless its an LS1 swap....
drewbroo is offline   Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mystery Engine Trouble. Halp, mt.net! vehicular General Miata Chat 12 09-14-2015 04:17 PM
Project rally beater MTPockets Build Threads 26 01-24-2011 09:37 AM
What do you think? TwoScoopsofHooah DIY Turbo Discussion 13 09-21-2010 08:52 PM
Bought a (rare) beater Acura JasonC SBB Insert BS here 29 06-23-2009 06:37 PM
beater car, need help miataz Insert BS here 11 11-27-2007 11:01 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:39 AM.