For sale 2003 50th Anniversary Corvette convertible

Discussion in 'Other' started by KWC, Aug 1, 2020.

  1. KWC

    KWC aka "Canadian Karl"

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2004
    Oddometer:
    1,054
    Location:
    Illinois, "come for the corn, stay for the beans"
    Many pics here:

    https://kwc.smugmug.com/2003-50th-Anniversary-Corvette

    Videos here (walkaround and start and run):





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    2003 50th Anniversary Special Edition Chevrolet C5 Corvette convertible
    (one of 7,547 made!)


    Clean Carfax, no accidents (just ask, I'll e-mail you the report)
    Second owner, car originally from California.
    45,707 miles (rated 18 mpg city, 25 highway)
    Always heated garage kept and covered, no winters ever!

    Features
    50th Anniversary red metallic with shale leather interior, shale top
    5.7 liter fuel injected LS1 V8 (346 ci), 350 hp
    2.73 rear axle, limited slip differential
    4-speed automatic transmission w/OD
    Staggered wheels. Front wheels are 17", rears are 18”
    Magnetic Selective Ride control
    Active handling with traction control, speed sensitive steering
    4-wheel independent suspension
    4-wheel antilock disc brakes
    5-spoke aluminum wheels, TPMS
    Oil life monitoring, driver info center
    Twilight sentinel
    Heads up display
    Memory package
    Driver and passenger airbags
    Cruise control, intermittent wipers
    Keyless entry with pass-Key II theft deterrent, horn alarm,
    Two clickers (#1 and #2 for memory settings)
    6-way power seats, leather wrap steering wheel
    Folding top with heated rear window glass
    Retractable halogen headlights, fog, daytime running lights
    Power windows and locks, remote decklid, fuel door release
    Electrochromatic power heated mirrors (rear and left side)
    Power telescoping and manual tilt steering column
    AM/FM stereo, Bose speakers
    12 CD changer (remote, in trunk)
    Dual zone AC
    Body side mouldings
    Chrome exhaust tips
    Onboard trickle charger for storage

    Includes all keys and manuals, video cassette and cd, 50th Anniversary coffee table book
    Also includes the filler panel for states that don't have a front plate requirement
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    Cosmetic condition

    Cosmetic condition is outstanding, paint is glossy
    Interior is truly in truly excellent shape, top nice as well
    Average number small stone chips on front bumper cover
    Small scratched area to left of front plate (see pic)
    I've ordered the GM touch up paint!
    Both vanity mirror covers have small cracks at one hinge, no effect on function
    Very minor “character lines” in leather but no splits
    Overall the car looks fantastic and really turns heads!
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    Mechanical

    No issues whatsoever, everything works as it should
    Obsessively maintained, always Mobil 1 synthetic
    Starts, idles, drives perfectly, very tight
    Tires 12,000 miles ago, recent shocks
    Battery new in May, 2017 (always on the onboard trickle charger)
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    Service rundown

    3/26/03 (10 mi): pre-delivery inspection, detail
    4/26/03 (342 mi): break-in service, checkover
    10/27/03 (4,518 miles): oil and filter, AC check
    12/16/03 (5.059 miles): brakes checked
    5/8/04 (7,152 miles): general service
    6/5/04 (7,606 miles): oil and filter
    7/29/04 (8,535 miles): tires rotated, brakes checked
    10/6/04 (9,351 miles): electrical item checked
    12/14/04 (10,231 miles): oil and filter, tires rotated
    1/22/05 (10,666 miles): general service
    2/10/05 (10,873 miles): general service
    6/16/05 (12,922 miles): oil and filter, brakes checked
    8/12/05 (13,732 miles): exterior trim
    11/10/05 (14,672 miles): oil and filter, wiper blades
    6/17/08: (23,024 miles): Beaumont Auto, two new tires
    6/30/08: (23,118 miles): Beaumont Auto, oil and filter, synth Mobil 1
    4/30/09: (23,829 miles): Beaumont Auto, two new tires, oil and filter, synth Mobil 1
    6/10/14 (31,152 mi): Beaumont Auto, ECBM pump, coolant flush, oil change, brake fluid flush
    32,690 mi: Peter B’s Automotive, Urbana: major purchase check-over, ABS repair
    32,859 mi: New magnetic ride shocks on rear
    33,063 mi: oil change
    33,788 mi: New tires and TPMS sensors
    38,710 mi: battery
    38,788 mi: oil change
    39,751 mi: oil change
    39,929 mi: New magnetic ride shocks on front, new front brakes
    45,519 mi: oil change

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    Completing the sale

    Local pickup or fly and ride!

    I can ship this car, email for an estimate or you can arrange and I'll work with your shipper

    Asking $20,000

    Car is in Champaign, IL

    Keith

    217-377-5317

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  2. KWC

    KWC aka "Canadian Karl"

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2004
    Oddometer:
    1,054
    Location:
    Illinois, "come for the corn, stay for the beans"
    Price drop! $18,500 firm, no trades

    These have recently fetched 22-24k on Ebay in similarly great condition

    This is an incredible car that may even appreciate in value while you enjoy it!
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