Hi everyone! I'm new to the site and will hopefully join the owners club sometime soon. So, I have a question for everyone that owns a viper. What are things you wish you knew or would have done differently when you bought your viper. Are there specific issues to watch out for or high cost maintenance intervals that people dump there cars at? Also, what are some fun things to watch out for, like special options, dealer packages, etc, to watch out for. I'm specifically looking at the 96-02 GTS. I don't expect you to pick my car out for me, just help me be more informed. Any input is appreciated!
Stocker? I wish I would have replaced the muffler with an H pipe the day after I got it. Instead I waited a few years to sort through all options. Options that never end mind you, so delete the muffler first.
What do you mean by realigning the headlights/fascia/hood? I didn't know about that, i'll have to look into this...
Edit: Good to know, i just thought all these cars had been in a fender bender...How often do you need to do this?
I never had to realign the headlights/fascia/hood in 6 years of Gen II GTS ownership from 17k mi to 50k mi. I found the car easy to work on and a pretty uncomplicated car. The only problematic issue can be an older Viper's aged cooling system, especially if you live in a HOT climate.
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