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Old 03-14-2017, 10:30 AM   #1
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Default SOLD - 1996 993 Turbo for sale

Year: 1996
Make: Porsche
Model: 911
Cont. Porsche Models: 993 Turbo
Mileage (numbers only please): 38230
Options (Please check ALL which apply): Airbags, Air Conditioning, Alarm System, Antilock Brakes, Cruise Control, Foglamps, Intermittent Wipers, Leather Seats, Power Brakes, Power Door Locks, Power Steering, Power Windows, Sunroof
Color: Black/Black
VIN: WP0AC2990TS375596
Price (no $ sign please): $147500
Private or Dealer Listing: Private Listing
Location (Region): Texas
Body Style: Coupe
Transmission Type: Manual - 6 speed
2 or 4 Wheel Drive?: 4 Wheel Drive
Engine Type: Fuel Injection
Stereo System: AM-FM CD

The time has come to sell my beloved turbo. I purchased it 11 years ago from Willhoit and have thoroughly enjoyed every mile in it. It has been a great car - very reliable, not a squeak or rattle, and even though it's not that powerful by today's standards, it still pulls strongly and provides a thrill and satisfaction like few other cars I've driven can.

The car is stock except for just a few things. I installed Fabspeed muffler bypass pipes but still have the stock mufflers. I also added the front chin spoiler from a Turbo S and backflow prevention valves to keep oil from seeping into the turbos. All genuine Porsche parts.

It's got full supple leather, full power front seats with lumbar, heat and crests in the headrests. Other options include the Nokia sound package and 6 disc CD changer. Full tool kit, tire pump and all that other stuff are complete.

Since I bought it in 2006, all service has been done by Ruf Auto Centre, now called RAC Performance. Other than regular oil changes and maintenance, I believe the only other need was a valve cover gasket replacement. There is one maintenance item that has not been addressed. There has been a slow freon leak in the a/c for a long time. The proper fix was to replace the condenser (IIRC) for about $2500. Itís generally too hot for me to drive it much in Dallas even with a full freon charge so I chose just to add freon as needed (about once a year) for $100 each time. The car had a PPI recently that didnít show anything else.

The overall condition of the car is very, very good. There are no tears or punctures in the leather and the carpets have been kept clean under the floormats. Iím a driver so there are a few paint chips on the frunk as one would expect after 38,000 miles. I did have the nose and chin spoiler resprayed probably less than 100 miles ago. Rear tires will need replacing soon.

Iím a terrible photographer so please excuse my lack of skills. I forgot to take pics of the engine and frunk and will add those. If there is something you would like a pic of, please let me know. Feel free to ask questions and Iíll do my best to get back to you asap and if I can think of any additional information I will add it to a different post rather than editing the original post.

So there you have it. Again, itís a car that has exceeded ALL expectations and I hate to see it go. Iím asking $147,500 but will consider reasonable offers. Thanks for looking.
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What a great looking car. Best of luck with your sale.
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Good luck with the sale! such a beautiful car
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Old 03-14-2017, 12:06 PM   #4
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Ugh...this would fill the gaping hole in my little collection perfectly.

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Old 03-14-2017, 12:42 PM   #5
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That white '97 in his top photo and sig would fill the hole in mine! glws
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Great car!

GLWS!
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Old 03-14-2017, 03:23 PM   #7
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Nice car. GLWS
And the 993tt forum will fall further into a wasteland as another long term owner sells....

Unless that's your back up 993tt in the white car !
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Old 03-14-2017, 09:48 PM   #8
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What a great looking car. Best of luck with your sale.
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Good luck with the sale! such a beautiful car
Thanks guys, I appreciate it!

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Ugh...this would fill the gaping hole in my little collection perfectly.
Then why ugh? Time to fill the hole!

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That white '97 in his top photo and sig would fill the hole in mine! glws
That one took me 8 years to find. That said, you know what they say, "everything's for sale.........."

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Great car!

GLWS!
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Nice car. GLWS
And the 993tt forum will fall further into a wasteland as another long term owner sells....

Unless that's your back up 993tt in the white car !
The white one was supposed to be the back up. Just became silly for me to have 2 of them.
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Uuummm...yyereaaahhh, I'll take the yellow GT in the garage

All seriousness, love the black 993 Turbo! One day..
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how much for the white one?
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Old 03-15-2017, 12:31 AM   #11
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I just bought a 96 Grand Prix White/Black, 17k mile 993tt From a Collector I sold it too a few years ago, White 993tt's are Rare....

Even Next to My Clubsport Build it's Stunning, Bone Stock.
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very nice TT. GLWS
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you have a CGT -

automatic baller award!
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Old 03-15-2017, 09:24 AM   #14
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shouldn't take much to sell this car! a black/black 993tt has to be at the top of many wish lists. glad to see you have a tt replacement and not moving out of 993s altogether.

glws!!
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You guys are making me miss by black/black 97 TT that I sold two years ago this month

And ,no, I can't buy this one. No garage space !
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