Red 1996 Jetta GL, 2.0L engine w/ 5 speed manual transmission. $750.
180k on engine, 130k on transmission (put in a used transmission at around 165k miles).
The good: Solid parts car. Great interior, sliding sunroof, lots of new parts such as ignition coil, master cylinder, rear brakes, hoses, e-brake assembly, radiator, clutch, good General Altimax HP tires. All interior dash and trim frequently Armor-all'ed and in superior condition. Serviced regularly at Bernhard's in Allentown, PA.
The not so good: Rust underneath that will have to be welded if you want the car to pass inspection (due up in PA end of July). Needs new muffler, one wheel bearing. Shallow, hand-sized dent on front right fender (parallel parking in snow) and minor 2" dent on back right fender (girlfriend). Two paint chips on hood: one is quarter-size, other is skittle-size.
Call 914 five five two 645six with questions or to set up a meet. Thanks.
See photos here on the CL ad: http://allentown.craigslist.org/cto/3141989402.html