Considering Buying 98 Cobra

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  1. Ryan Hunter Smith

    Ryan Hunter Smith New Member

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    Hello! Im checking out this 98 cobra with an IRS from an 03 Cobra. It looks pretty sweet but is at 104k miles. Any recommendations for things to watchout for/get checked? I have been burned before so I'm going to take it to a shop for professional input. Thanks for any feedback!
     
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    Check the motor mounts, when the clutch was replaced and the speedo gear drive those go out a lot but are really cheap for the gears and takes about 20 min to replace them.
     
  3. Ryan Hunter Smith

    Ryan Hunter Smith New Member

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    Thankyou! I ended up getting a different 98svt, straight rear axel but it has a short throw shifter and x pipe exhaust!
     
  4. Kilgore Trout

    Kilgore Trout Fried or Broiled ?

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    Too many miles, too many mods **** no.
     

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