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Old 06-05-2018, 08:25 PM
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Just figured I would make an account here since I am loving my Monte.

Previously owned a 2002 Monte SS that I was incredibly unhappy with due to the previous owner obviously neglecting it. (The underside was very very rusty.) I ended up giving it to a friend of mine so he could have a car, would have felt too bad about selling it since it had so many problems. When I first bought it I wondered why it was loosing fuel so fast and I found where it was leaking. Upon touching it, the line literally crumbled and fell off. Had been a pain for the almost two years I had it.

Now I have a 2006 Monte Carlo SS and it's super clean. Had been garage kept from the previous owner but was a really good deal. It is even fully loaded too. I have plans to do some nice upgrades to it engine wise but I don't want to go too overboard as it is my daily and probably will stay that way for a while at the very least. No real problems with it other than with the blend doors. (common issue I guess). Quite the noticeable upgrade from the 2002 Monte SS (non super) that I had which should be obvious. I just got done putting headlights in on the 2nd. As well as completely redid the audio in the car on the 25th.
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Old 06-06-2018, 01:43 AM
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How does your new audio system sound. had mine redone and to be honest I felt the factory had an overall better sound. Have had 3 different shops fiddle with mine and it just lacks the highs and crisp hits.
Old 06-06-2018, 04:07 AM
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I liked it, it was fairly decent, but my CD player was broken and figured I would replace everything. I went for Rockford Fosgates and right at this second I only have the 2 front speakers and they sound better than all 4 of the stock speakers (Waiting for my amp to come in because the stock one didn't work with the aftermarket speakers). That will change though Thursday.
Old 06-06-2018, 09:21 AM
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Old 06-06-2018, 11:16 AM
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