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Shopping for an LS1

This is a discussion on Shopping for an LS1 within the General Help forums, part of the LSx Technical Help Section category; I found one in Pasadena, TX south of Houston. Should I be concerned about a car that has spent its ...

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    Question Shopping for an LS1

    I found one in Pasadena, TX south of Houston. Should I be concerned about a car that has spent its whole life near the coast? The car I found is a 2002 WS6 with 35k miles. Does the climate near the coast really rust and corrode a car really badly? Or am I just worrying for nothing. How can I tell if this car is something I should buy or stay away from.


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    You don't really have to worry about a car like this having rust problems. If the paint or metal hasn't been damaged by a wreck or something rust won't be a problem. For one the car is still pretty new. Also, alot of it is plastic anyways.

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    When was the last time you saw a rotted out car???

    They build them differently than in the 70's & 80's

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    how much is it? If its under 17,000 then Id stay away from it if I were you...and email me all the info on it so I can umm humprh stay far away from my garage!

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