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Old 14-09-2015, 12:44 AM   #1
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Buying a skyline

Should be buying an r32 GTST with an RB26 fitted,

will be my first experience with a skyline so is there anything I should look out for when buying the car?

Any help would be greatly appreciated!
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Old 14-09-2015, 09:38 AM   #2
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Bump on this anyone?
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Old 14-09-2015, 09:54 AM   #3
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have you been speaking ti us on a Skyline Jim?
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Old 14-09-2015, 12:04 PM   #4
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have you been speaking ti us on a Skyline Jim?
I have Dave, I have found GTST in the UK at present nothing is set in stone to buying it but am looking at going to view it soon.
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Old 14-09-2015, 03:21 PM   #5
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look out for rust .... rust rust rust ... lots of rust (not that i'm saying Dave is selling you a car with rust lol) skyline's in general rust if they have not been sealed properly and there's a lot that haven't
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Old 14-09-2015, 06:34 PM   #6
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Check out the sticky thread on Skylines mate..its pretty handy but in my experience look for ^rust^ in the arches,inside boot sides,front suspension tops,tracking,accident damage,bodge jobs if modified etc etc,,,i could go on but buy with your head not just your heart...
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