AzBaja.com, Home of the VW Baja Bug  
Toggle ContentToggle Content
Toggle Content AzBaja Site info

Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: bawward
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 3614

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 192
Total: 192
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: AMAZON.com
02: AMAZON.com
03: Pictures
04: AMAZON.com
05: Baja Forums
06: AMAZON.com
07: AMAZON.com
08: AMAZON.com
09: AMAZON.com
10: AMAZON.com
11: AMAZON.com
12: AMAZON.com
13: AMAZON.com
14: AMAZON.com
15: AMAZON.com
16: AMAZON.com
17: AMAZON.com
18: Baja Forums
19: Event Calendar
20: AMAZON.com
21: Event Calendar
22: AMAZON.com
23: AMAZON.com
24: AMAZON.com
25: Event Calendar
26: AMAZON.com
27: AMAZON.com
28: AMAZON.com
29: AMAZON.com
30: AMAZON.com
31: AMAZON.com
32: AMAZON.com
33: Baja Forums
34: Pictures
35: Baja Forums
36: AMAZON.com
37: AMAZON.com
38: AMAZON.com
39: Baja Forums
40: AMAZON.com
41: AMAZON.com
42: Baja Forums
43: AMAZON.com
44: AMAZON.com
45: Event Calendar
46: AMAZON.com
47: Baja Forums
48: AMAZON.com
49: AMAZON.com
50: AMAZON.com
51: AMAZON.com
52: Baja Forums
53: AMAZON.com
54: AMAZON.com
55: AMAZON.com
56: AMAZON.com
57: AMAZON.com
58: AMAZON.com
59: AMAZON.com
60: Event Calendar
61: AMAZON.com
62: AMAZON.com
63: AMAZON.com
64: AMAZON.com
65: AMAZON.com
66: Event Calendar
67: AMAZON.com
68: AMAZON.com
69: AMAZON.com
70: AMAZON.com
71: AMAZON.com
72: AMAZON.com
73: AMAZON.com
74: AMAZON.com
75: AMAZON.com
76: AMAZON.com
77: AMAZON.com
78: Baja Forums
79: AMAZON.com
80: AMAZON.com
81: AMAZON.com
82: AMAZON.com
83: AMAZON.com
84: AMAZON.com
85: AMAZON.com
86: AMAZON.com
87: Event Calendar
88: AMAZON.com
89: Event Calendar
90: AMAZON.com
91: AMAZON.com
92: AMAZON.com
93: Event Calendar
94: AMAZON.com
95: AMAZON.com
96: Baja Forums
97: AMAZON.com
98: AMAZON.com
99: AMAZON.com
100: Baja Forums
101: AMAZON.com
102: Event Calendar
103: Baja Forums
104: AMAZON.com
105: AMAZON.com
106: Baja Forums
107: Baja Forums
108: Baja Forums
109: AMAZON.com
110: AMAZON.com
111: AMAZON.com
112: AMAZON.com
113: AMAZON.com
114: Baja Forums
115: AMAZON.com
116: AMAZON.com
117: Baja Forums
118: AMAZON.com
119: AMAZON.com
120: Baja Forums
121: Event Calendar
122: AMAZON.com
123: AMAZON.com
124: AMAZON.com
125: AMAZON.com
126: AMAZON.com
127: AMAZON.com
128: AMAZON.com
129: Baja Forums
130: AMAZON.com
131: AMAZON.com
132: AMAZON.com
133: AMAZON.com
134: AMAZON.com
135: AMAZON.com
136: AMAZON.com
137: AMAZON.com
138: AMAZON.com
139: AMAZON.com
140: AMAZON.com
141: AMAZON.com
142: AMAZON.com
143: Home
144: AMAZON.com
145: Baja Forums
146: Event Calendar
147: AMAZON.com
148: AMAZON.com
149: Event Calendar
150: Drivers
151: Event Calendar
152: AMAZON.com
153: Baja Forums
154: AMAZON.com
155: Event Calendar
156: AMAZON.com
157: Event Calendar
158: AMAZON.com
159: AMAZON.com
160: AMAZON.com
161: AMAZON.com
162: AMAZON.com
163: AMAZON.com
164: Baja Forums
165: AMAZON.com
166: AMAZON.com
167: AMAZON.com
168: AMAZON.com
169: AMAZON.com
170: Baja Forums
171: AMAZON.com
172: Baja Forums
173: AMAZON.com
174: Baja Forums
175: AMAZON.com
176: AMAZON.com
177: AMAZON.com
178: AMAZON.com
179: AMAZON.com
180: AMAZON.com
181: AMAZON.com
182: AMAZON.com
183: AMAZON.com
184: AMAZON.com
185: AMAZON.com
186: AMAZON.com
187: AMAZON.com
188: AMAZON.com
189: AMAZON.com
190: Baja Forums
191: AMAZON.com
192: Baja Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!

Toggle Content GPS

Baja Forums -:- VW Volkswagen Bug, Baja, Bus, Sandrail and Thing -:- VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion -:- What is my Baja really worth?
Amazon Store

What is my Baja really worth?
Bug, Baja, Thing and Buggies. Most every thing that will not fit any any other area. See list of other Forums for better topic placement...Volkswagen General Discussion
Users browsing this topic: None
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page
View previous topic :: View next topic
Author Message
Treeposter
Recruit
Recruit

Treeposter

Offline

Joined: Jun 15, 2017
Posts: 2
Location: High Desert, CA
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: What is my Baja really worth?
Posted: Thu Jun 15, 2017 06:01 PM
Reply with quote


I'm NOT currently selling my Baja. So I can't post in the sales area. I hope I'm staying within the rules. I just need information about my Baja's value. I know the value of an item is solely based on what one is willing to pay for it at that time, based on availability and current demand.

IF you want to skip the BLAH BLAH skip to "INFO STARTS HERE"

The BLAH BLAH:
I am working on a long term goal to spend more time enjoying life than maintaining stuff in my life.
My believed Baja... eventually deserves to be with an enthusiastic who would appreciate it.
In short I'm sentimentally attached. I was fortunate to take some nice family trips as a kid, but as I tell my dad my best memories cost him a 50 cent hot dog, a soda, and some gas. Yes, the Baja trumped Disney Land trips.
Off-roading with my dad was the best. Often we'd take my best friend who has since passed. I learned to drive in that bad boy. I was a girl who loved to go to the Baja part store with her dad and remember I would smack the Hula Girl bobble head on the counter when we paid as she laughed, "bajajajaja".

When I saw a lot of things disappearing from my dad's house I asked for the Baja. I wanted to fix it up and relive those days. That was 15+ years ago.
My husband and I started the project which was soon haulted after a couple rides to work on his truck which was high priority. We didn't have the money or time.

A few months ago we went off-roading with my dad. He hadn't considered at 65 riding bikes was rough. I soon traded with him so he could drive a RZR and not take the beating on the bike.
You could see how happy he was and I traded back to the passenger seat so I could give him tips and teach him to go down those amazing hills and get that quality time in we had always shared.
I offered it back and he says he's too old for a project.

INFO STARTS HERE
The memories are of the people not the Baja. I know it's wanted. I had to move my side gate up to my garage because so many people stopped to ask if they could buy it. I eventually moved it to the back.

I want to give a Baja enthusiastic or a Baja "dreamer" a chance to get something they would appreciate to have. I can't give them a deal if I don't have a clue what price would be a deal.

It's nothing fancy and in dire need of TLC.

It's a 1967 with a 69 engine to the best I can recollect.
It was rebuilt completely 27 years ago. And it was parked about 3-4 years later and ran fine, but my dad got a new truck.
It sat until the early 2000s we tinkered on it a little, it had an small oil leak which was not repaired but maintained the levels with no issues.
It was a bit difficult to take off in 1st so I actually used 2nd gear.
It was parked in okay running condition.
It's sat another 15 years.
Almost everything is there.
Aftermarket headlights were crap and dad just wired them on.
Trunk latches function. Pedals, handles, knobs all function fine.
Upholstery 100% shot.
All seats and hardware present, just the driver door panel may be hard to locate.
The frame is not perfect, I think my dad said it is bent a little.
The fiber glass is okay, but not perfect. I am waiting for noon to take better pictures.

How can I determine a fair value so I can cut it down to a decent deal?
It's basically a big project.


Last edited by Treeposter on Fri Jun 16, 2017 12:11 AM; edited 2 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile
Dirtjunkie
1st Lieutenant
1st Lieutenant

Dirtjunkie

Offline

Joined: Apr 21, 2006
Posts: 2025
Location: Looking for that tool I just set down.
Officers (Dues)
Karma: +13

Post Post subject: What is my Baja really worth?
Posted: Sat Jun 17, 2017 04:06 PM
Reply with quote

use photobucket and post a couple pics, that would help use determine what its worth. Just put a sign on it saying "Not For Sale"


_________________
Current AZBaja"El Presidente"

A very wise man once said:
Suspension is the key to going fast off-road. Without it, a big motor is a waste of power and gas.
Back to top
View user's profile
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page

 Topics   Replies   Author   Views   Last Post 
Announcement
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Baja Bugs on Wiki needs HELP!
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baja_Bug
5 Admin_AzBaja 11664 Baja Bugs on Wiki need...
 Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:40 PM 
SteveSmith40 View latest post
Sticky
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion what did you do to your buggy/baja/Thing/Sandrail today?
[ Go to pageGo to page: 1 ... 103, 104, 105 ]
1569 mufasavnvmc 1195578 Re: what did you do to...
 Sat May 11, 2019 07:20 PM 
locutisj View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Baja sightings
Saw a baja driving around town somewhere? Post it up!
[ Go to pageGo to page: 1 ... 18, 19, 20 ]
285 MusicManiac 288171 Re: Baja sightings
 Thu Jan 23, 2014 03:41 AM 
MojaveRacer208 View latest post
Normal
No new posts Projects and Builds Carbon Footprint...aka Suburban Legend Baja Build
[ Go to pageGo to page: 1 ... 5, 6, 7 ]
103 SuburbanLegend 169261 Carbon Footprint...aka...
 Tue Sep 03, 2019 03:15 AM 
Mykul View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion FREE VW BAJA'S 0 azdesertrat87 3588 FREE VW BAJA'S
 Fri Jan 18, 2019 06:00 AM 
azdesertrat87 View latest post
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You can reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum

Toggle Content Picture Box

Toggle Content Great things to Buy

Toggle Content Other Sites

Toggle Content Parts - For your Car

If you see Errors please E-mail Eric (AT) AzBaja.com X XX XXX
azbaja.com Webutation

eXTReMe Tracker
XXXX
The logos and trademarks used on this site are the property of their respective owners
We are not responsible for comments posted by our users, as they are the property of the poster. Any use, commercial or educational, requires written permission from the author.
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy