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Old 02-24-2005, 01:08 PM
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1965 diesel on ebay

Just saw this. Not far from where I live. What do you all think?

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=4529493089

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Old 02-24-2005, 01:11 PM
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Just saw this. Not far from where I live. What do you all think?

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=4529493089
Cool! Can you make out the year sticker on the license plate? I can't quite see it. Wonder when it last ran? Neat car!
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Old 02-24-2005, 01:37 PM
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The stickers read "DEC" and "80." So, it was put out to pasture sometime between December 1979 and 80.
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Old 02-24-2005, 02:04 PM
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Nice car, major project.
Price is right, that is going to be a lot of work...
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Old 02-24-2005, 02:56 PM
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Pretty simple engine. If it turns over it cant be that hard to get it running. If you aren't too far away you dont have much to lose. If it were a little closer to me I would be tempted. It would be tough to make it a show piece but if your looking for something to play with on weekends, with a Maaco type paint job you could have less than $1000-$1500 in it when done and turn alot of heads for your effort.
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Old 02-24-2005, 03:45 PM
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This car can be an excellent cheap drive if you want....

http://cathey.dogear.com/frankenheap.html

I would like to be as handy one day....

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Mmmmm, mouse excrement, you don't see that every day.
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Old 02-24-2005, 04:01 PM
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Mmmmm, mouse excrement, you don't see that every day.
Hey...he's honest, I mean you know these things routinely last 1 million miles without overhauls.....and get 70 mpg.
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