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      01-10-2013, 08:30 PM   #1
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Is this a scam? 26k 2008 M3

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I know its rebuilt, but $26,500??

Does anyone know about this car? Or this seller by any chance? Any help would be appreciated.

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      01-10-2013, 08:40 PM   #2
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I love how the seller says "WHEN I PURCHASED IT HAD SOME COSMETIC DAMAGE, TITLE IS REBUILT BECAUSE OF IT"..lol

They don't salvage title cars for "some cosmetic damage"...stay away///
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      01-10-2013, 09:05 PM   #3
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I noticed it doesn't have //M mirrors...
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I love how the seller says "WHEN I PURCHASED IT HAD SOME COSMETIC DAMAGE, TITLE IS REBUILT BECAUSE OF IT"..lol

They don't salvage title cars for "some cosmetic damage"...stay away///
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Look at the zcp reps, non m mirrors n crappy painted job in engine bay on passenger side... I wonder how must damage before it was fixed.. Color combo is
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      01-10-2013, 09:15 PM   #5
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The more I look at it the more I'm wondering if its really an M3 and not a conversion.. the rear body doesnt seem wide like an e90 M3 should be and the muffler tips are sticking out waay too much

Geez..talk about a butchered car.
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      01-10-2013, 09:33 PM   #6
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      01-10-2013, 09:39 PM   #7
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The more I look at it the more I'm wondering if its really an M3 and not a conversion.. the rear body doesnt seem wide like an e90 M3 should be and the muffler tips are sticking out waay too much

Geez..talk about a butchered car.

+1 looks like an e92 muffler
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      01-10-2013, 09:41 PM   #8
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Spend the 8-10k more for piece of mind.. There are a few on there for 35k, clean titles, normal colors.. U can't finance most salvage cars, and resale is a huge risk. I think if it was rebuilt to factory specs then maybe, but looks like a huge headache to me
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      01-10-2013, 09:56 PM   #10
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Not worth the risk. Guessing from the fact that non M parts were used to rebuild it, the rebuild was completely lackluster and down on quality
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      01-10-2013, 10:04 PM   #11
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If it looks like shit, it probably is shit.....
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      01-11-2013, 12:58 AM   #12
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Strip it, weld the doors, rollcage, TE37, Jägermeister livery, cheap track rat...
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      01-11-2013, 01:18 AM   #13
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nice, red interior on an orange car. cant get much worse than that.
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      01-11-2013, 01:37 AM   #14
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Strip it, weld the doors, rollcage, TE37, Jägermeister livery, cheap track rat...
If they did that shitty of a job on the body, paint and trim...I can't even begin to imagine the hack job done to the suspension/chassis..as I said stay away
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      01-11-2013, 05:57 PM   #15
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of course it is a scam. that is a cobbled together piece of shit. salvage title. i would not touch that with a 10 foot pole.
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      01-11-2013, 07:03 PM   #16
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they were laughing about this car on the Florida forum awhile ago. also, Hialeah, FL is where all the shady shit goes down in Miami
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      01-11-2013, 07:23 PM   #17
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Worst combo ever. Cant eat dinner anymore tonight.
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      01-11-2013, 07:48 PM   #18
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I had a few salvage vehicle in the past. Not bad at all if you know where and how the vehicle was hit. Salvage vehicle are not covered under warranty. I remember when i had my 2002 745i I had to pay for all the repairs myself.
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Worst combo ever. Cant eat dinner anymore tonight.
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That is by far the worst color combo i have ever seen in my entire life.
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i dont think its a scam... just looking at it..

1. color combo
2. missing some parts.
3. salvage title.
4. 2008 model...

so yes i would pay around 18k for that and thats only if im desperate. otherwise move to the next car.
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      01-15-2013, 02:49 PM   #22
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agree,18k it's a great deal..If 18k I will take it and go to track...
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