And to think I coulda had a V-8
WOW, 4 grand if the chain goes. How about the 6's. I just bought my Benz recently, runs and drives excellent, but I'd like to be on the lookout for any developing problems if they occur. BTW, 184,000 miles and running strong. I haven't been able to buy the repair CD yet (HEY Santa, hint, hint, nudge, nudge) but hope to by February.
1991 300SE (my ride, 279,000 miles, looks almost new
1954 Cadillac (21 yo son's car, he bought when age 15)
1972 SeaBird 19 ft runabout (old but solid, slant six, Volvo sterndrive perfect condition, undergoing complete overhaul and refit)
1998 Toyota Rav4 (my sons daily driver when he is in the Continental US, PROUDLY serving in US Navy)