I bought back the lady her plates and EZPass (how nice of her to let me use the plate for the afternoon, saving me having to pay a tow home
The subframe isn't quite as good as I would've liked, however with a good scrape+wire brush brush and paint, it should carry on
I'll consult with my body shop man on how much he would want to scrape and paint, plus waxoil or Cavity wax the rockers
I don't even know where I could get it here?
Or I'll don goggles, put a wire brush on the drill, get a few cans of Rust-Oleum and DIY
I wouldn't call this rusted out (by NY standards), but it seems to me like it's at the crucial phase where if you don't do anything, it will rust out soon
Most CD3 cars I see don't have any of this left
I can see a small bit of rust starting in front of the driver side rear wheel, but again it looks savable at this stage
Trans cooler lines (known weak spot) look a little scabby, but they aren't terrible to change, and their $75 from Ford
This car seems exactly opposite Project Milan, which despite having 3 times the miles, has a better looking subframe, but a somewhat worse body
I guess different usage cases?
They're both from NY/NJ?
But this one had SUNY Oneonta/University of Albany stickers on it, which implies it was upstate (think SMA in Avoca, NY
It's been a mentally draining day, I need
Tomorrow I'll change the oil, and reflect on the events of today
So far I'm into it a $25 car wash, $30 OCI, and $40 worth of Mercon LV for a drain and fill, whenever Amazon brings it
I can still move further in, or move it on without losing money
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Either much higher mileage, S or SE, or accidents
This market is a disgrace