Ugh I hate seeing cars that end up in that sort of condition.
__________________ "Natalie", '66 Coupe, aka "Jinx", "Jinxie Natalie" (everything goes wrong..)
289, Holley Carb, Edelbrock Intake/Water Pump, Northern Rad
3.55 with Posi, Zoom Clutch
Next On the Agenda:
Interior - Soundproof, new carpet, tilt column (in progress), new steering wheel, seat extenders, Motolita MK3 (in progress)
Exterior/Body/Performance:T5 (In progress) weatherstripping, power steering (in progress)
Word of warning.
With the driver side shock tower MIA. I would be cautious. This is where the body vin is stamped. It is probably better to use it as a planter than a project.
Joe in Detroit
1969 Sports Roof (SAG = Sports Appearance Group) 1 of only 5,729
1966 Ranchero Deluxe 1 of only 10,000 made.
1969 Grande (future unknown)
2014 Mustang V6 premium pony package
"It was a beautiful day, the sun beat down
I had the radio on, I was drivin'
Trees flew by, me and Del were singin' little Runaway
I was flyin'" Tom Petty, Runnin Down A Dream.
Last edited by 1969sag; 02-01-2014 at 08:56 PM.
For some strange reason, I wish I had the time and money.... I'd offer him $500 if it came with a title.
I'd give him $500 without a title and strip what usable parts are on it and scrap the rusty mess left afterwards.
1970 Fastback (to be finished outside as a Boss 302 clone)
393 Windsor AFR 205 heads with 11.5:1 compression
Tremec TKO 5 Speed
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And don't forget the Damn Bees/Wasps/Fire Ants/Snakes! I have been attacked (Yellow Jackets) several times at local salvage yards where they did not keep up the grounds (like the pic above), as nice as the National picknpull type yards. Yeowch! Always an unpleasant surprise when upside down under the dash/all the way in the trunk/and or underneath in very tight spot. No easy escape. I would have to hitch that thing to my truck wench and pull it about 50 yards before ever touching it.
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