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Old 06-15-2006, 06:13 PM   #1
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Move A Hardtop California To Virginia

Is anyone moving from Northern California (Stockton/Sacramento) to Virginia this summer?

I found a hardtop for sale in Calfornia that I would like to bring to Virginia. (I'd be willing to meet you anywhere in Virginia to retrieve it.)

As an alternative, does anyone know a good shipper in the Stockton area who would pack and ship the hardtop for a reasonable price? I need to minimize the inconvenience to the seller.

I "Googled" logistics in the Stockton area, but none of the companies listed were interested in my business.

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Old 06-16-2006, 02:15 AM   #2
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Let me tell you one thing about Stockton...everything there is stolen or broken. Have you called the "owner" to discuss the condition its in? I would try to have a short conversation with the owner to ensure it is his or hers,Stockton isn't a place you would find any Porsches besides 944s.
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Hardtop

I don't know what you plan to spend but I have just ordered a Zeintop for my 986.. waiting for it to arrive. I saw one in Switzerland in Feb and fell in love. I nearly sold my Boxster S for a Cayman S but with this roof I don't need the coupe anymore!
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Old 06-19-2006, 06:24 AM   #4
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ctboxster, how were you able to order the Zeintop ? I did not know it was available for purchase yet ? Do they have a US distributor ? Also, do you know if you need to remove the rear trunk before you attach the top ?

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AFAIK, Zeintops aren't available in US yet, darn it!

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