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    confused Greetings and advice re 3.2s please!

    Hello and thanks to all the people whose posts I have read anonimously! I currently drive a 57 plate 2.2 design but its a company car and going back in a couple of months. I'm looking at early 3.2 GSIs or 3.2 elites with a budget of £3k-£4k and would welcome any advice on what to specifically look for.
    Thanks in advance

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    Get the cambelt done at 40k to be on the safe side. An elite with sports springs and visable exhausts is basically a better equipped GSi
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    i think that the gsi looks better but there is more equipment on the elite like leather and satnav as standard

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    Thanks for the info - I think a full service history is the first thing I will go for and then plan to book in for a service to be on the safe side. I must admit, I like the low slung looks of the gsi but the spec list in the elite is tempting

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    Quote Originally Posted by Smegtastic View Post
    Thanks for the info - I think a full service history is the first thing I will go for and then plan to book in for a service to be on the safe side. I must admit, I like the low slung looks of the gsi but the spec list in the elite is tempting
    Its easy to turn the Elite into a 'low slung' GSi lookalike. New springs / shocks will do the trick....

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