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Old June 3rd, 2018, 20:28   #1
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I have a 2002 Jetta TDI that i bought back a couple years ago. When I was on the way home from Maryland/New Jeresy, I was rearended near Escanaba, MI late at night. WAs thinking about then converting it to a ute kit car, but other things came up in life. Now I was looking at the frame, and am thinking it might not be a good idea, seems like frame was a bit compromised.... I've been starting it up and driving around the lot and parking area of where I have it stored and letting it run an hour or two every other week, engine starts right up and runs well. I changed the oil recently too. has 194 k miles on it. how much do you think i could sell for if someone wanted to buy the whole car with the idea of buying simply for the engine?

I am now moving onto a different project. I am in the early stages of buying a school bus from my company that I work for , to convert to a mobile amateur radio shack/storm chasing mobile/Motorhome rig...


I want to get rid of this..
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Old June 7th, 2018, 04:24   #2
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Post it for sale I would think at least $500
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Old June 14th, 2018, 06:54   #3
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I've got a couple of y2k golfs that have good running engines, and have offered them at scrap prices, some rust but no collision damage, and have received no offers.
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Old June 20th, 2018, 14:29   #4
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Pull it, strap it to a crate, someone will pay you for it. No one wants to pull an engine...sadly. Timing belt job done recently? That'll help the sale.
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