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2000 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS 2dr Coupe

2000 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
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Front Wheel Drive, 2 Door Coupe LS, Mid-Size
20 mpg city / 32 mpg hwy
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September 27, 2012, 5:03 pm

Casey 
 

Question: has not been run in 12 years

my car has not been run in 12 years how likely would be if i put a new batery in it run


October 3, 2012, 5:55 pm

Elizabeth K
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Very slim. Letting a vehicle sit is very harsh in terms of corrosion and degradation. The piston walls are probably scored with rust for starters. Unless you have a ton of time and money, I wouldn't even try it.


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