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Old 03-05-2019, 12:21 PM
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That's shitty. I saw a SS/TC for sale for a few grand, so it reminded me of this place. I might get one as a winter DD if I find a good deal.
Few of us in here plan on never ditching our Cobalts. For no more than they are worth they aren't worth selling.
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Old 03-05-2019, 12:42 PM
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I'd sell mine today but the private party value is like 5k tops so it's worth more to me to just keep it.

Still looks decent I guess:



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Old 03-05-2019, 12:54 PM
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I dont plan on ever selling mine at this point. Just add it to the collection.
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Old 03-05-2019, 12:59 PM
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Mine's a daily driver at this point and nothing more. The only money I put into it are for maintenance and needed repairs.
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Old 03-05-2019, 01:00 PM
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Mine is staying aswell. If for some reason something happens to the shell it will become a goblin
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Old 03-05-2019, 01:12 PM
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No point in getting rid of my heavily modified POS. Nobody wants it anyway.
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Old 03-05-2019, 01:12 PM
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Wheres 07blackg5?
Isnt he your bf?
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Old 03-05-2019, 01:12 PM
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Isnt he your bf?
Not exclusively.
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Old 03-05-2019, 01:34 PM
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Plan on keeping both of mine as well. The ss will be classic one day and ill pass it down to my kids, the ls is always there as the backup dd for when Merica' has issues. Hoping I can acquire a 05 ss and a tc sedan one day to round out my preferred collection. I have to finish paying the ss first before I dive into buying anymore though, otherwise you will be reading my obituary.
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Old 03-05-2019, 01:42 PM
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They already are classics IMO.

I was at a restaurant last year and had mine cleaned and freshly detailed. Looked just like the pic I posted.

This guy walking out couldn't believe how good of condition it was in. He didn't know Chevy even made a Supercharged SS version of a Cobalt lol.

These were HOT cars back in 2005-2010. Then the Camaro came out and people either lost interest or stopped caring about the Cobalt SS's.

Now that our cars are more rare (especially ones that are clean and stock) people are starting to take notice again.
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Old 03-05-2019, 01:47 PM
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Mine is far from stock now lol
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Mine isn't the "performance" edition
...or a Cobalt.
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Old 03-05-2019, 02:17 PM
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Mine isn't the "performance" edition
...or a Cobalt.
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Not exclusively.
I wasn't sure on the agreement, didn't know if you broke it off with him
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They are becoming more and more rare to ee on the roads over here for sure. been a while since I thought about them. Good cars still for the money IMO.
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Old 03-05-2019, 02:35 PM
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They are becoming more and more rare to ee on the roads over here for sure. been a while since I thought about them. Good cars still for the money IMO.

I sold both mine in the last year. I had my coupe since day one in 2009. It was a fun 10 years but it was time to move on.
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Old 03-05-2019, 02:40 PM
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That was a good run, 10 years is a good deal of time to keep a car these days.
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I've had mine for 12 years. It's an 06 and I bought it with 15,000 miles on it for $10,500 in 2007.
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Thats nostalgic. Also a good deal lol.
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Ive had my 08 ls for 10 years now (bought it sometime in march of 09), bought it with 300miles on it for 9k tax and all. I got really lucky on that deal.
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I've had mine for 12 years. It's an 06 and I bought it with 15,000 miles on it for $10,500 in 2007.
My car had 55k in 2011 and it was 8500. now its worth -8500
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Who do you owe then?
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Old 03-05-2019, 03:46 PM
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Nothing, it was a gift to me.

Ill give my parents a hug.
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My car had 55k in 2011 and it was 8500. now its worth -8500
I'm surprised KBB hasn't shown up at your door with agents yet.
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