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post #24 of (permalink) Old 04-03-2019, 02:27 PM Thread Starter
RJ's SL
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Vehicle: '96 SL500
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Originally Posted by Rocketeer1926 View Post
Hard to tell...but i guess you are looking for a 911 (996) cabriolet from 2002 - 2004.

Painted rear bumperettes are from 2002 on (prior were black) - I would look at a car with the IMS retrofit solution.
You can verify on the LN Engineering website if the IMS is authentic via serial number. I also would look for the RMS to have been done at the same time.

Join rennlist.com - lots of info on 996 forum site.

good luck hunting.

David
Yes, a 996. It's within a reasonable price range for me without bleeding. I think they're undervalued all because the headlights aren't roundf.Yup, got to have the IMS and RMS fixed. Maybe a 997 if I want to stretch it a bit.
BUT- ChiefPlumber makes an excellent point with the air cooled 911. If I'm not looking for a daily driver, it may be the better choice.
You haven't gotten rid of me yet. All those who have owned 911's of any flavor,please, keep chiming in.
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