1976 Oldsmobile Cutlass S Starburst Edition on 2040-cars
Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States
For Sale By:Private Seller
Number of Cylinders: 8
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Drive Type: RWD
Power Options: Air Conditioning
Sub Model: STARBURST
Exterior Color: Blue
Disability Equipped: No
Interior Color: White
Condition: UsedA vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections.Seller Notes:"Dent in lower rear passenger quarter panel, minor rust in both quarter panels, need to be repainted, needs A/C work, Seats are not ripped but show wear. Will need new tires, the ones I have on it were for the winter."
Deciding to sell my daily driver with I have owned for the last 9 yrs. The Starburst package was a regional package only offered in North Dakota (It was kind of hard finding information about it so if you know please feel free to correct me).
The exterior has some minor rust (mostly in the quarter panels) there are no giant rust holes, the underneath is solid, it needs to be repainted and could use a new vinyl top. Although it has spend many years in the snow; ever since I have owned the car it has been mostly garaged so it's not all eaten up from the road salt.
The interior is a little better that the exterior although it could stand to be re-done as well, it has white vinyl seats and blue trim.
Mechanics, the car runs and drives fine, it has AC but it's not working (everything is there though), replace the transmission about 2yrs ago along with the battery, alternator, plugs, wires, and distributor cap all at the same time.
Please ask questions if you have them, I'm selling the car as is, no warranty, no refunds given, $250 Deposit Required Immediately by winning bidder, Full amount due within 2 business days. Thank you
Oldsmobile Cutlass for Sale
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:30:00 EST
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For the sake of perspective, translated to US population, this total recall figure would equal a car for each resident of New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Montana, Delaware, South Dakota, Alaska, North Dakota, the District of Columbia, Vermont and Wyoming. Combined. Here's how it all breaks down:
7,610,862 vehicles in North America being recalled for unintended ignition key rotation. 6,805,679 are in the United States.