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Old 08-12-2018, 02:43 PM   #1  
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Almost 10 and still looks great

In a couple of months she will be 10 and still shines like new.
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Nice. How many miles? I washed mine today and it still looks new. 09/08 build with 92k miles. Aside from a wear hole in the driver's floor mat, the interior is still mint, too.
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Looks good man! To bad the previous owners didnt take good care of my sedan. But either way I plan on a respray one day to have her looking mint
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43,000 miles, and it still smells new. Only drive it about 4,000 miles a year or less the last few years. No winters, and not driven when rain is forecasted. Sadly resale on it isn't much, that's why I doubt I ever sell it. Still have fun it, and getting rarer by the day.
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Looks good man! To bad the previous owners didnt take good care of my sedan. But either way I plan on a respray one day to have her looking mint
Yeah my Saab sounds a lot like your sedan.
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Yeah for some reason my sedan has rock chips where I would of never guessed lol but either way your car looks amazing
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Especially being black it looks great!
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looks good! My coupe is the same way. 09 with only 45k miles garage kept its entire life.
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looks really good man, mine turned 10 back in april (one of the first runs) , shes at 48k now.
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looks really good man, mine turned 10 back in april (one of the first runs) , shes at 48k now.
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looks good! My coupe is the same way. 09 with only 45k miles garage kept its entire life.
Wow that's great miles on both of these!
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my 06 LSJ just hit 174k on Saturday. its all dented up with hail damage, rusting a bit on the roof, and its got "police evidence" residue baked into the paint.

but it still runs great!.
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I found my paperwork this weekend and I bought my car 5/22/2007. Except it doesn't look nice like yours haha
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Looks good! Wish I had found a low mileage example so I wouldn't so charging close to 200k so quickly!
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Looks good! Wish I had found a low mileage example so I wouldn't so charging close to 200k so quickly!
I'll sell you a nice low mileage coupe lol
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Looks good! Wish I had found a low mileage example so I wouldn't so charging close to 200k so quickly!
There has been a few low mileage ones pop up on here and facebook.
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Is there a list of who is still the original owner of their Cobalt and still has it?
I wasn't always the driver but was always the original owner

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Enkei wheels are really the best looking wheels on the Cobalt.
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I'll sell you a nice low mileage coupe lol
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There has been a few low mileage ones pop up on here and facebook.
I'll see how mine is doing in 2019 before I make that jump for a pristine one. It's hard to accept paying $6k+ for one when I'm <$4k in on mine.
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Enkei wheels are really the best looking wheels on the Cobalt.
They look nice. So do the varistones.
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Is there a list of who is still the original owner of their Cobalt and still has it?
I wasn't always the driver but was always the owner
There was a tread on here about a year ago. Probably very few at this point. I'm the 2nd owner of mine, got it in early 12. Was owned by a girl before me who thought it was pretty... was all original when I got it.
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I'm the second owner of mine too after purchasing in '17
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Second owner of mine as well. Bought it with 15,000 miles on it in 2007. Was a great car for College. Glad it was just a base model because it got it's share of parking lot dings, had the passenger side window busted out to steal my gps unit, and even had a roommate back into it breaking the passenger side control arm because he snagged the wheel with his truck bumper.
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Original owner here..... from .3mi on the dash with plastic still covering the entire interior...…. to all 162k now.
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Original owner of my ls (300mi) minus the used dealer getting it at auction from a gm dealer. On paper im the 3rd owner of my ss but its history is a little strange. I think mine may have been one of the testing vehicles based on the first owners use time/mileage and its has a pilot build code. Wish I could find out more about it.

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