Re: [DMCForum] Re: "Where are they all?" [was: pre-production]
From: Farrar Hudkins <fhudkins@xxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2004 12:32:29 -0600
The more I hear about 81s, the better they sound. Hmm.
Well, I'm not concerned with interiors (I think Rich knows this ... we
talked at length one evening about what "sort" of De I want).
So Mark V, do you agree with Mark N about post-4000 VINs? Is this what I
should look for? I've still got about a year to go before I can throw
down the cash, but I'm already looking. (And buying parts and books. Heh.)
> Mine is vin# 06683 and all updates and recalls were done. the late 1981
> are supposed to be the best built, and they have matching interiors
> instead of the 1982 1983 with the Neapolitan interiors.
> Mark V
> On Monday, March 15, 2004, at 10:32 PM, Mark Noeltner wrote:
>>Why? Late 81's are fine. All the major production changes were done by
>>around 4000 or so. Mine is a late 81, VIN 6820 and is fine. I somewhat
>>agree with you on very low VIN 81's, but even there, if a previous
>>has done a good job of going through the car it will be fine.