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Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)

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Re: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)

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bmdubya1198 wrote: Thu Jan 02, 2020 6:17 pm That could be a cool car for $2k! I'd have to see it in person, but that sounds like a great deal.

The fender mirrors are interesting.

Price is now down to 1800. I think this guy had high hopes and now seems eager to just sell it. Lynn is mostly slammed Toyotas and Honda's so maybe he doesn't have the market here. If I hadn't just put a ton of money into my s70 i'd be interested, but I also know next to nothing about the 240.

Edit: now down to 1675 lol
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matthew1 wrote: Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:09 amI don't care if it comes with a cocktail lounge, beautiful women and a West Coast Jazz quintet playing, if it has a 4cyl and/or CVT, not for me.
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Since you guys go bonkers over these V8 Volvos, here is one that is actually nice and under 100K miles and cheap! Tallahassee Florida Craigslist.

2008 XC90 V8 94K miles $5,990. June
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Hmm.... missing some engine covers, but otherwise looks pretty clean. Good price for one with under 100k miles!
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99 s70 with the m56 listed with just under 90k miles, for $750. In CT.
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Looks like a good deal for a low mileage M56 car! I'd have to see the interior.
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Interesting color, don't see too many of those. Not too bad if it's as nice as the seller makes it sound.
00 V70R Venetian Red/Charcoal M56 Swapped 200k
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91 944 Turbo Dark Green/Beige 175k
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It’s an overpriced non-runner, Blown transmission

Arguably, the worst set of sell pictures I have ever seen. Worse than Jims...
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Didn't even bother reading that far... that thing's a pile. The crappy pics didn't detail the cosmetic issues too well, either!

$500 car on the high end. The Tbricks old guys knocked me out of price bashing everything, so I've trained myself to be super optimistic when commenting on values... that said, I paid $325 for my 240 a few weeks ago, so I haven't lost my frugality!
00 V70R Venetian Red/Charcoal M56 Swapped 200k
03 S60 2.4T Silver/Black 118k
07 XC90 V8 AWD Sport Titanium Grey/Black 174k
92 245 Base White/Beige 249k
98 V70 GLT Black/Beige 205k
99 BMW 528i
84 BMW 318i
01 Mountaineer 5.0
Sold-
00 S70 GLT Mystic Silver/Taupe 253k
91 944 Turbo Dark Green/Beige 175k
93 944 Base Beige/Beige 221k
98 S90- Silver/Gray 207k
95 850 GLT Tropic Green... crushed
01 S60 2.4T Black/Black 230k
88 744 Turbo M46 Beige Metallic/Beige 188k
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