Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups

Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups (https://forums.off-road.com/forum.php)
-   Jeep-Short Wheelbase (https://forums.off-road.com/jeep-short-wheelbase/)
-   -   Is this worth it? (https://forums.off-road.com/jeep-short-wheelbase/7328-worth.html)

jeeper131 04-28-2000 03:00 AM

Is this worth it?
 
Hey, just wanted to get an opinion on a deal I'm working on. A guy I know has a flowmaster exhaust, headers (can't remember the brand at the moment) and a rear lockrite, and he's asking $400 for all of it. Is this worth it?

MudFlap 87 YJ POS!!

**DONOTDELETE** 04-28-2000 09:44 AM

Re: Is this worth it?
 
Sounds a little high to me, unless they're Borla headers or something. A brand new Lock-right ought to set you back about $250...used ones $100-150. So are the headers/flowmasters worth $250? What brand headers? ceramic coated? stainless? How long has he had 'em? Plain jane painted headers for a v-8 run about $150 new. I dunno what straight six headers run, I'd think close to the same.
Find out a little more info on the headers and how long this stuff has been on his jeep.
Shain


DRM 04-28-2000 09:54 AM

Re: Is this worth it?
 
As a person who wheels & deals for parts all the time, I have one thing to add...

Ask yourself if you really want this stuff, or are you considering this just because it is a "deal"? If you don't really need/want some of the stuff, it is a waste of your money. Been there, done that [img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/wink.gif[/img] Save your money for things you REALLY want - other "deals" will come along later...

<a href="http://www.tennessee4x4.com/toyota">http://www.tennessee4x4.com/toyota/bog.jpg

jeeper131 04-28-2000 09:30 PM

Re: Is this worth it?
 
well the locker I really want becuase I'm going to start doing some more serious trails, the headers and the exhaust are kinda superfluous, but I really want to pick up the power on my little 258. I just put on a new Weber carb, and I figure the headers and exhuast will compliment it nicely


MudFlap 87 YJ POS!!


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:00 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright ©1994-2009, VerticalScope Inc. // Off Road forums & discussion groups sitemap
side by side | atv | dirtbike | snowmobile | sandsport | competition | land use | Jeep | Toyota | Ford | GM

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome