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Old 03-20-2017, 01:07 PM   #1
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Default Update - keeping it!

Day 1 - listed the car for sale. Day 2 - raised price by $10,000. Day 3 - pulled listing.

Can't do it - the 997S drives perfect. Just went over 93,000 miles on the odometer yesterday
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Old 03-20-2017, 01:19 PM   #2
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Lol... nice choice.
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Old 03-20-2017, 01:22 PM   #3
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Good for you! You'll never get what the car is worth to you anyway. Enjoy & rediscover!
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Old 03-20-2017, 01:35 PM   #4
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You are taking the right decision.
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Old 03-20-2017, 02:07 PM   #5
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Para,

Obviously that's a great call, so welcome back ! But I'm curious about why you even put it on the market in the first place? Were you thinking of moving to a different car, getting some heat from your better half as to why you pay more attention to your 997 rather than her, or are you pleading temporary insanity...?
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Old 03-20-2017, 02:12 PM   #6
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I plead temporary insanity - GrandSport had me temporarily interested but when I went to the dealer to option one out I started to realize there was no way I could replace a 911 with a Vette. I will reconsider the Vette when my GT350 warranty is up which might be a long time - looking into giving Ford 900 bucks for a 7 year/75k mile warranty on that car.
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Old 03-20-2017, 02:39 PM   #7
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Your car is a good one and glad your keeping it.

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Old 03-20-2017, 02:43 PM   #8
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I approve!
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Old 03-20-2017, 03:14 PM   #9
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good for you - I think that is a great decision
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Old 03-20-2017, 04:28 PM   #10
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Whew ... that's a relief. Bet you'll sleep a lot better tonight 8)
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Old 03-21-2017, 02:08 AM   #11
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Nice save...
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Old 03-21-2017, 06:25 AM   #12
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Wait...GT350?

Not to derail the thread, but honestly we know how awesome the 997 is (in the 90K+ club myself). How do you enjoy the 'stang?

Also good choice re: the Porsche.
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Old 03-21-2017, 11:56 AM   #13
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Wait...GT350?

Not to derail the thread, but honestly we know how awesome the 997 is (in the 90K+ club myself). How do you enjoy the 'stang?

Also good choice re: the Porsche.
Probably one of the most intoxicating driving experiences money can buy. On the street it's a riot and on the track it's extremely fast. Incredible machine.

We talked about it a lot here - http://rennlist.com/forums/991-gt3-g...030-gt350.html
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Old 03-21-2017, 12:52 PM   #14
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Day 1 - listed the car for sale. Day 2 - raised price by $10,000. Day 3 - pulled listing.

Can't do it - the 997S drives perfect. Just went over 93,000 miles on the odometer yesterday
It's about time you came to your senses LOL. Glad you and the car are staying.
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Old 03-21-2017, 11:31 PM   #15
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Out of curiosity, how much were you asking? Curious where the market is for the 90k+ mile crowd as that wouldn't scare me away.
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