Pontiac G8 Forum banner

1 - 16 of 16 Posts

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
3,293 Posts
Discussion Starter #1

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,005 Posts
I'm with ya Joe, I too carry a fire extinguisher in my GXP at all times for this very reason. Cheap insurance that could mean the difference between another GXP being lost or saving another GXP.

Did you notice the engine in the GXP? That might be an L76 in there, not an LS3. Check out the silver blade throttle body..
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,005 Posts
I also just noticed the GT brakes too.


Hmm, I wonder if there was a G8 GT owner that somehow got all these GXP pieces after the fire? :secret:
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
1,955 Posts
Sad to say but its almost a relief to see one not wrecked in an accident for a change.
Lots of donor parts on this one for a V6 to V8 upgrade.
 

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
4,825 Posts
Any thoughts on how much the vehicle would fetch at auction? Looks like the engine bay remained fairly intact and those hood scoops are worth quite a few shiny pennies. As always, hopefully escaped the incident/accident relatively unscathed.
 

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
1,374 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
1,955 Posts
Man, you guys have good eyes....I noticed the 19"GT rims....the rest????
I think STAGEUP is on to something with the parts switcheroo.
 

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
4,825 Posts
Hopefully, intentional deceit is not the case although the circumstances do appear to be rather suspect. Be that as it may or may not, karma still does and always will exist. Oftentimes, "paying the piper" comes when its least expected and extremely inconvenient.
 

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
1,374 Posts
19" GT wheels on that vehicle as well.



There's a factory fire extinguisher option (with a mount) in the Caprice.
Said extinguisher:



#1: 92109209
#2: Comes with #1
#3: 11096361 (need two, M6X18)
#4: 92176512 (onyx color)
#4: 92176513 (light urban color)
 

Attachments

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,065 Posts
My guess is that after the insurance totalled this car, he swapped wheels with a G8 friend to keep his GXP wheels.
 

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
3,293 Posts
Discussion Starter #15
1 - 16 of 16 Posts
Top