1988 Pontiac Sunbird GT TURBO - $600 (Fort Wayne)

condition: fair
cylinders: 4 cylinders
drive: fwd
fuel: gas
odometer: 67000
paint color: custom
title status: clean
transmission: automatic
type: coupe
Wife says it needs to go SPECIAL! CAR WILL NEED TOWED....

1988 Pontiac Sunbird GT Turbo Restoration/HotRod Project Car 67k~ish OG MILES!!!

Before proceeding any further, the car will need towed/hauled away as it will need a fresh battery, Tires, some fresh gas before attempting to even start it, don't expect to bring that stuff and have it just drive off into the sunset. It's been parked for over 4 years and I have NOT tried to start it since then. That being said...

I bought the car way back in 2017 as a runner with some broken rear brake lines. Around the same time I also bought a new house and this car sat at the old property in a garage for close to 2 years while a septic was getting installed and I worked on it here and there. Somewhere in that time the stock turbo locked up and was due to be replaced. From the factory these cars are not intercooled, but are quite robust running 7-10psi on a small Garret T2. They actually share the same ECU as the GMC Syclone and Typhoon. I sourced a MaxSpeedingRods Ebay GT2863RS turbo, added a decent sized FMIC, AEM filter and a Greddy-clone RFL BOV. As the sale of the house finished, I found myself out of time and hurriedly made some charge pipes and drove it the 2 miles to its current location. I really just need it gone as, I don't see myself making this what it could be... on stock boost with the mods this car should be low 14 sec car.
Friend had one of these a long time ago and it was low 13's with a 3spd auto.

Started on sanding the lower section for a hotrod black paint job. Have the all the nose and bumpers, they are just still currently off, and primed. TBH doors need re-skinned at the bottom, but could be made to look good like when I bought it.

-New Parts Installed
-GT2863RS Turbo w/ new oil coolant lines
-AEM DRY Cone filter
-2" piping and RFL-ish BOV
-Jones FlowPack chambered bullet muffler with pre rear tire dump.
-rear brake lines (remainder of kit for the whole car included)
-rear shocks
-3d Printed ABS 2" gauge pods sunpro Air fuel gauge included.
-2 10" electric fans wired to factory relay with 10awg wire.
-radiator, thermostat
-ACCEL ignition coil
-Autolite copper plugs
-replaced driver side door exterior window wiper
-some flaky chrome 17" rims with tires that might still hold air. (OG 14" rims with NFG Tires included)
-tried to head off the rust by spraying rust eater solution 4 times over the course of a month then priming and the undercoating the bottom of the car (car is 30+ years old)
-have a new driverside door skin.
-new front struts(need installed)
-some ebay strut bars that didnt fit

The headlight motors all worked. This car was fun the few miles I got to drive it with the mods. Will include a USB to asynchronous TTL cable that can be used for pulling data from the ecu for data logging and tuning purposes. This is a project... could be super cool and kinda fast-ish. Shoot me your offers. I also except XRP, ATOM, or BTC at the current market rate of the day of the sale. Car needs work and I'm upside down at this price, but will take REASONABLE OFFERS TO GET IT GONE. CAR WILL NEED TOWED....

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