1996 Porsche 911 Carrera 4

This 1-owner 1996 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 Convertible is finished in Polar Silver over a Black leather interior.  Only 33,599 actual miles currently show on the odometer.  The estate of the previous owner who unfortunately passed away is selling this car.

For the US, the 993 was manufactured from 1995-98.  In 1996, Porsche upgraded the flat-6 engine with the Varioram dual plenum induction and as a result horsepower increased to 282 from 270. The Carrera 4 model has a few small visual details to help differentiate it from the C2 including a shorter shifter with a titanium shifter plate, silver painted calipers, and “Carrera 4” script embossed on the center caps.

The included CarFax shows a damage/accident report from 1998 involving a parked vehicle.  The estate had the vehicle inspected prior to offering for sale in order to provide insight into the incident and overall assessment.  The left quarter showed body work and as expected the paint blended into the door and fender. Although done over 20 years ago, the work held up nicely and it is believed that no panels were replaced. 

The estate also offered the following inspection findings:

  • Belt tension sensor is not working
  • Cracked air duct
  • Door check needs to be repaired
  • 15-year old tires
  • Muffler is cracked on top due to rust
  • Top is not working (likely because of motor, but in great cosmetic shape)

There are some paint chips and a small dent on the hood.  Please reference the photos for details.  The overall condition of the interior is consistent with the vehicles age and mileage. The A/C is in working condition.  The factory radio was replaced with an Alpine unit and CD changer.  Included with the sale of the car is an indoor and outdoor car cover and tool roll.

Auction Results

  • Winning Bid: $36,500
  • Auction End: March 19, 2019, 4:07 p.m.
  • Number of Bids: 17
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Comments (23)

  • Cobe9bass 15 hours, 26 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $36,500

  • unhinged88 15 hours, 29 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $35,800

  • Dare 15 hours, 29 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $34,993

  • Dare 15 hours, 29 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $34,333

  • unhinged88 15 hours, 30 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $34,000

  • Dare 15 hours, 31 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $33,333

  • Cobe9bass 15 hours, 33 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $33,000

  • P_car 15 hours, 33 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $32,750

  • Fanbox1422 16 hours, 41 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $32,500

  • alpertav8 18 hours, 40 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $31,993

  • 96convertible (seller) 21 hours, 41 minutesago

    @P_car I am the attorney for the estate. I did not have a full analysis done of the car. did not run the ppi for the default codes. Can't comment on the oil consumption but she runs clean, no smoke. started first time. tires are older but round and look perfectly fine. I'd buy it but my wife would shoot me.

  • PCARMARKET 23 hours, 27 minutesago

    @P_car we will have the full CARFAX up for you shortly.

  • Cobe9bass 23 hours, 43 minutesago

    Bid in the amount of $29,500

  • P_car 1 day, 1 hourago

    @96Convertible... can you please post the full CarFax report and disclose the DME fault codes from the PPI findings. Can you also comment on the SAI status and/or oil consumption (?)

    GLWTA

  • Wassergekuhlt 1 day, 10 hoursago

    Bid in the amount of $28,000

  • Cobe9bass 1 day, 10 hoursago

    Bid in the amount of $20,000

  • 72MFI 1 day, 12 hoursago

    Nice 911, but it as a long way to go, and is sure not going to sale at the current bid or anything close to that.

  • 9146max 2 daysago

    Bid in the amount of $18,250

  • Robert718 2 days, 17 hoursago

    @Adam agreed. Looks like a 993 to be driven and enjoyed without having to pay big $$

  • Wassergekuhlt 3 days, 13 hoursago

    Bid in the amount of $18,000

  • kemper964 3 days, 20 hoursago

    Bid in the amount of $15,000

  • Adam 6 days, 10 hoursago

    this is a Perfect "1st Porsche". Love that it's AWD for winter and that its a convertible for Summer...

  • Wassergekuhlt 6 days, 21 hoursago

    Bid in the amount of $10,000

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1996 Porsche 911 Carrera 4
Current high bid: $36,500 This auction has ended.