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Posted 6/8/08

RossoCorsa wrote:

Toyota Supra with Targa.



Game over.


still not a convertible lol
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Posted 6/8/08

MastaMike wrote:


RossoCorsa wrote:

Toyota Supra with Targa.



Game over.


still not a convertible lol


it's not supposed to be.

I'm just saying targas > convertibles.
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Posted 6/8/08

RossoCorsa wrote:


MastaMike wrote:


RossoCorsa wrote:

Toyota Supra with Targa.



Game over.


still not a convertible lol


it's not supposed to be.

I'm just saying targas > convertibles.


targas are even more retarded of an idea, you get the same compromised structural rigidity on a car that could have had a solid roof.

it's like blatantly beating a racehorse's legs with a bat.
Posted 6/8/08

Gt-racing wrote:
targas are even more retarded of an idea, you get the same compromised structural rigidity on a car that could have had a solid roof.

it's like blatantly beating a racehorse's legs with a bat.


oh well. theyre just supplying what we need. i guess targas are a bit more easier to live with depending where you live.
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Posted 6/8/08

JohnR32 wrote:


Gt-racing wrote:
targas are even more retarded of an idea, you get the same compromised structural rigidity on a car that could have had a solid roof.

it's like blatantly beating a racehorse's legs with a bat.


oh well. theyre just supplying what we need. i guess targas are a bit more easier to live with depending where you live.



not always, most car doesn't have trunks large enough to fit the targa roof into, so you're always stuck with either open or closed.
Posted 6/8/08
i always thought that was the point?
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Posted 6/8/08

JohnR32 wrote:

i always thought that was the point?


regardness of what you think, it's a stupid idea.
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Posted 6/8/08 , edited 6/8/08
I don't care much for convertibles due to the whole structural integrity issue, but there is one that I will make an exception for. Corvette Stingrays
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Posted 6/8/08

Gt-racing wrote:


JohnR32 wrote:

i always thought that was the point?


regardness of what you think, it's a stupid idea.


Posted 6/8/08
my father has a chrysler sebring hardtop convertible. my sisters in love with it. my father told her that if she got straight A's the next two years of high school its hers. i think he's insane....although the chances of her getting straight A's are slim, i'd never give up that car!
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Posted 6/10/08
Something that handles well...something that captures the essense of a true sports cars...

like the ol' British sports cars from Austin-Healey, MG, etc.

Or even the almighty Honda S-series of sports cars, the latest one being the Honda S2000 (which we all know is abolutely kickassery)!
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Posted 6/10/08 , edited 6/10/08

darklily17 wrote:

my father has a chrysler sebring hardtop convertible. my sisters in love with it. my father told her that if she got straight A's the next two years of high school its hers. i think he's insane....although the chances of her getting straight A's are slim, i'd never give up that car!


Make sure your father looks at this listing so that he can take it to a proper dealer for preventative maintenance if needed.

RECALL: 2007-2008 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 07V473000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: OCT 02, 2007
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 102042

07V473000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY
Summary ON CERTAIN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.4 LITER ENGINES, THE ENGINE COOLANT MAY BE DRAWN INTO THE LEFT RADIATOR COOLING FAN MOTOR CONNECTOR.
Consequence THIS CAN CAUSE AN ELECTRICAL SHORT CIRCUIT AND RESULT IN AN ENGINE COMPARTMENT FIRE.
Remedy DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE CONNECTOR FOR CONTAMINATION OR DAMAGE, INSTALL A WIRING HARNESS OVERLAY, AND REPLACE THE FAN MOTOR FREE OR CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING NOVEMBER 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403



RECALL: 2007-2008 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 07V414000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: SEP 11, 2007
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 72333

Description LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
Summary ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE FRONT DOOR LATCH CABLE MAY BECOME PARTIALLY UNSEATED FROM THE INTERIOR RELEASE HANDLE HOUSING POSSIBLY CAUSING THE LATCH TO STICK IN THE UNLATCHED POSITION OR THE LOCK FUNCTION TO BECOME INOPERATIVE.
Consequence DRIVING A VEHICLE WITH AN UNLATCHED DOOR CAN RESULT IN AN UNBELTED FRONT SEAT OCCUPANT FALLING OUT OF THE VEHICLE OR BEING EJECTED IN A CRASH, CAUSING INCREASED RISK OF INJURY.
Remedy DEALERS WILL ADD A SECONDARY RETENTION FEATURE TO BOTH FRONT DOORS. THIS ACTION WILL SUPERSEDE AND EXPAND A PREVIOUS SAFETY RECALL (PLEASE SEE 07V-104). THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 29, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.



RECALL: 2007-2008 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 07V240000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: JUN 05, 2007
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 798

Description AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
Summary ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FRONT SEAT TRACK POSITION SENSORS UTILIZED FOR THE AIR BAG SYSTEM MAY NOT FUNCTION PROPERLY.
Consequence THIS COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY TO FRONT SEAT OCCUPANTS DURING CERTAIN CRASH CONDITIONS.
Remedy DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE FRONT SEAT TRACK POSITION SENSORS AND REPLACE THEM FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALLBEGAN ON JUNE 18, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.



RECALL: 2007 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 06V493000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: DEC 22, 2006
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 50665

Description SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
Summary ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE ANTILOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) CONTROL MODULE SOFTWARE MAY CAUSE THE REAR BRAKES TO LOCK UP DURING CERTAIN BRAKING CONDITIONS.
Consequence THIS COULD RESULT IN A LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL AND CAUSE A CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.
Remedy DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE ABS ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT. THE RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 19, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.



RECALL: 2007 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 06V494000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: DEC 22, 2006
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 6086

Description VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM
Summary ON CERTAIN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TEMPERATURE CONTROL (ATC) ONLY, THE SOFTWARE PROGRAMMED INTO THE HEATING VENTILATION AND AIR CONDITIONING (HVAC) MODULE MAY CAUSE THE WINDSHIELD DEFROSTING AND DEFOGGING FUNCTIONS TO BECOME INOPERATIVE.
Consequence THIS CAN DECREASE THE DRIVER'S VISIBILITY UNDER CERTAIN DRIVING CONDITIONS AND RESULT IN A CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.
Remedy DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE HVAC MODULE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 2, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.



RECALL: 2007 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 06V431000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: NOV 08, 2006
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 2258

Description STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD
Summary ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE HOOD LATCH STRIKER MAY BREAK AND ALLOW THE HOOD TO OPEN WHILE DRIVING.
Consequence IF THE HOOD OPENS WHILE DRIVING, A CRASH COULD OCCUR WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING.
Remedy DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE HOOD LATCH STRIKERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING NOVEMBER 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.



RECALL: 2005 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 04V579000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: DEC 07, 2004
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 26354

Description STEERING:LINKAGES:KNUCKLE:SPINDLE:ARM
Summary ON CERTAIN SEDANS AND CONVERTIBLE MODEL VEHICLES, THE RIGHT STEERING KNUCKLE MAY HAVE BEEN DAMAGED DURING THE COMPONENT MANUFACTURING PROCESS.
Consequence THIS COULD CAUSE THE STEERING KNUCKLE TO CRACK AND SEPARATE FROM THE UPPER CONTROL ARM, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.
Remedy DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE RIGHT STEERING KNUCKLE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 27, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.



RECALL: 2005 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 04V579000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLER-CHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: DEC 07, 2004
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 26354

Description STEERING:LINKAGES:KNUCKLE:SPINDLE:ARM
Summary ON CERTAIN SEDANS AND CONVERTIBLE MODEL VEHICLES, THE RIGHT STEERING KNUCKLE MAY HAVE BEEN DAMAGED DURING THE COMPONENT MANUFACTURING PROCESS.
Consequence THIS COULD CAUSE THE STEERING KNUCKLE TO CRACK AND SEPARATE FROM THE UPPER CONTROL ARM, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.
Remedy DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE RIGHT STEERING KNUCKLE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 27, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.



RECALL: 2005 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 04V532000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLER-CHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: NOV 01, 2004
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 8000

Description SEAT BELTS:REAR
Summary ON CERTAIN SEDANS, THE LEFT AND RIGHT REAR OUTBOARD RETRACTOR AND TURNING LOOP BOLTS ON THE SEAT BELTS MAY NOT HAVE BEEN PROPERLY TIGHTENED.
Consequence IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH, THE SEAT OCCUPANT MAY NOT BE PROPERLY RESTRAINED, INCREASING THE RISK OF INJURY.
Remedy DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND TIGHTEN THE AFFECTED FASTENERS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON NOVEMBER 15, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.



RECALL: 2004 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 04V313000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLER-CHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: JUN 25, 2004
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 8108

Description FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
Summary ON CERTAIN 2-DOOR PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL RETURN LINE HOSE FITTING ON THE ELECTRIC FUEL PUMP MAY BE IMPROPERLY MOLDED.
Consequence BREAKAGE COULD RESULT IN A LEAKAGE OF FUEL AND IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, IT COULD RESULT A FIRE.
Remedy DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL PUMP. THE RECALL WILL BEGIN ON AUGUST 9, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.



RECALL: 2004 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 04V336000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLER-CHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: JUL 02, 2004
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 312

Description SEAT BELTS:REAR
Summary ON CERTAIN CONVERTIBLE MODEL VEHICLES, THE LEFT HAND REAR SEAT BELT RETRACTOR BOLT MAY NOT HAVE BEEN PROPERLY TIGHTENED.
Consequence THIS MAY RESULT IN THE REAR SEAT OCCUPANT BEING IMPROPERLY RESTRAINED IN A CRASH.
Remedy DEALERS WILL TIGHTEN THE LEFT SIDE REAR SEAT BELT RETRACTOR BOLT TO THE PROPER SPECIFICATION. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON JULY 19, 2004. OWNERS CAN CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.



RECALL: 2003 - 2004 Chrysler Sebring
NHTSA Campaign Number: 03V443000 www.nhtsa.dot.gov

Manufacturer DAIMLER-CHRYSLER CORPORATION
Recall Date: OCT 31, 2003
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 5911

Description FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Summary ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL RETURN LINE HOSE FITTING ON THE ELECTRIC FUEL PUMP MAY BE RESTRICTED, CAUSING EXCESSIVE FUEL PRESSURE TO BUILD UP IN THE FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM. EXCESSIVE FUEL PRESSURE MAY RESULT IN A LEAK IN THE FUEL RETURN HOSE.
Consequence FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.
Remedy DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE FUEL PUMP PRESSURE. THOSE VEHICLES EXHIBITING HIGHER THAN NORMAL FUEL PUMP PRESSURE WILL RECEIVE FUEL PUMP MODIFICATIONS. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON DECEMBER 15, 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-992-1997.


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Posted 6/10/08

AWDfreak wrote:

Something that handles well...something that captures the essense of a true sports cars...

like the ol' British sports cars from Austin-Healey, MG, etc.

Or even the almighty Honda S-series of sports cars, the latest one being the Honda S2000 (which we all know is abolutely kickassery)!




This S2K's from Nor Cal i believe.
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Posted 6/10/08
the vert 240sx are the best!
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Posted 6/15/08
Hi convertible car fans!!! I have a s2000 with black hardtop with jdm sidemarkers.. keeping it nice and clean, no ricer shit b/c ima drive this car until im like 70 yrs old.. lol

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