So some of you don’t care but I recently bought a 1994 Cadillac Eldorado etcetera. Guess what: it leaks oil! BIIIIIIG SURPRIIIIIISE there.

I’ve been finding out this car has been half-assed for a long while. Half-assed radio install, half-assed Bose bypass, half-assed suspension bypass, half-assed, well you get the point.

The guy I bought from said “...not sure if it will pass emissions, I never got it tested.” WRONG. Colorado now has this neat tool where you can plug in your VIN and see recent emission results! Bad news: it failed days prior to purchase. Good news: it’s the well-known FPR failure. So that’s fifty bucks out the window.

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The front suspension has passive struts but the controller was never bypassed. The rears are just about shot and, from what I can tell, factory. So ima buy the 4-corner passive kit from Strutmasters and call it a day. That’s $550. We’ll call it $600 with shipping.

I did install my old Infinity 6x9s in the rear. I have to complete the Bose bypass for them to be decent though.

Running total:

Car: let’s say zero.

temp registration: 14.71

Speakers: free (owned)

FPR: $50

Total: $64.71 so far