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    Did you sell your XLR

    Did you sell your XLR
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    HELP

    rexster....I've read about your travels with that Cadillac dealer....I don't know your history with your car but did you just have a bunch of bad luck or did you buy a car that was high mileage or maybe not taken care of....I can see how you would look at this as a bad dream at times....thanks...
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    Jim...just curious if you replaced that radiator yourself or did you have a shop do it

    Jim...just curious if you replaced that radiator yourself or did you have a shop do it
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    When is a good time to replace Shock absorbers (Struts?)

    Another thing I would do, if the battery is more than a couple yrs old, I would put in a new one and add a battery tender....these cars do not like batteries....
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    When is a good time to replace Shock absorbers (Struts?)

    You need to read up on the schock issue on here...theres all kinds of information....some are replacing with bilsteins or another brand as the originals are really expensive...sometimes the leak fluid.....time to replace...it probably needs to go on a hoist to get a good view of that....I think...
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    Hello all, my name is Jim

    Jim....was the radiator leaking fluid when you picked it up or is there something else wrong with it.....is that a involved job to replace?...I saw over on Amazon it's about $343......chump change....
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    Just curious if you miss owning an xlr.....I hve one picked out the the issues are...

    Just curious if you miss owning an xlr.....I hve one picked out the the issues are mindboggling.....any comments appreciated...thanks...
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    Adaptive Headlights

    Nice looking car....best of luck
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    Wanted Looking 2007-09 Base XLR

    I have an interest in a 2007-09 Base Model.....you can send me pictures, info and price......On hold for now
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    Adaptive Headlights

    I was looking at a 2006 at a dealer in Leesburg Fl online and I noticed in one of their pictures there was a message.....I asked about it and the sales mgr said the adaptive headlights were converted to fixed, and this message would not be fixed or repaired to original for a buyer....what yr...
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    Help! Catalytic converter replacement

    So as I read this, if you end up with this problem, these are the possible fixes Take it to the dealer, they remove the engine and replace and you get a second mortgage to pay Order Magnaflow replacements(includes the exhaust manifold and cat) and either you or a shop installs Have a shop cut...
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    Help! Catalytic converter replacement

    When owners on here say they replaced the stock exhaust with Corsa, do they mean just the exhaust including mufflers but NOT the exhaust manifolds that I guess house the cat. converter.....this is different for me as the only cat. converter I have seed is withn the exhaust system....sounds like...
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    Need Headlight Update

    James....with your 2007 did you change out your front amber turn signal bulbs to led?....just curious about that if you noticed any melting or is that and earlier model issue.......Today I did purchase a 2007. I am having them throw in a new battery as the one in there is 6 yrs old and I have a...
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    Need Headlight Update

    Doing more reading, it looks like the amber signal light is the problem...and at a mimimum I would think be replaced by a led light...I see where some guy in Canada actually restores headlights....at a reasonable price....maybe thats the end of my research on this problem...I'm ok with the shock...
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