1989 Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe G50
This 1989 Porsche 911 Carrera coupe was ordered in Guards Red over Black leather. It was sold new in Tennessee, sold in 1997 to it’s second owner in Ohio, sold in 2005 to it’s third owner in California and fourth California owner in 2013. The original 3.2-liter air-cooled flat-six is mated to a G50 5-speed manual transaxle, and the car’s features include an electric sliding sunroof, 16″ Fuchs wheels, and more. Recent work has included an oil and filter change, valve adjustment, new hood and decklid shocks and California emissions test. This Carrera is sold with service records dating back to 1997, the original manuals and toolkit, a clean Carfax, and a clean California title.
The car is finished in Guards Red and features fog lights and a power-operated sunroof. Paint depth meter readings indicate the car is wearing it’s original paint and no dings or dents are found on the body. The included Carfax report lists no history of accidents or other damage.
The interior is trimmed in Black leather and the front seats feature 4-way power height and tilt adjustments. Additional factory options included a steering wheel with elevated hub and a power sunroof. A Pioneer head unit is installed and the original Blaupunkt is included. This Carrera was optioned with cruise control. Just over 130k professionally maintained miles are shown on the 6-digit odometer. A professional engine rebuild was completed at 92k miles.
Staggered-width 16″ Fuchs alloy wheels with black centers and factory anodized lips are wrapped in Michelin 205/55 and 225/50 Z-rated tires. Adjustable Bilstein dampers are installed, and a brake fluid flush was performed in July 2020.
The original 3.2L flat-six (number 64K00978) sends power to the rear wheels through the original G50 5-speed manual transaxle. An oil and filter change and valve adjustment was recently completed and maintenance records include the following:
Fully documented professional engine rebuild and SSI heat exchangers at 91,845 mi
Bilstein struts and shocks and turbo tie-rods installed at approximately 95,000 mi
Sunroof cables and engine drive belts at 118,920 mi
New fuel injectors at 129,253 mi
Included are the original owner’s manual and warranty service book, service records from 1997 to 2021, a clean CarFax and a clean California title. Accessories include original toolkit, jack, spare wheel, original steering wheel and original Blaupunkt radio.
A decode of the under-hood option sticker provides the following information:
CO2 – Catalytic converter
018 – Steering wheel with elevated hub
158 – Cassette-radio Blaupunkt Reno SQR 46
454 – Automatic speed control
490 – Sound system
494 – Amplifier
650 – Sunroof