my garage find

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  1. jburt

    jburt Well-Known Member

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    been after the owner for years. yesterday he called,ready to sell. 69.5 roadrunner 440, 4speed, 6 pack, 410 dana. all matching #s. 60 k miles.original clutch,brakes,wires.not sure what happened to the paint. solid everywhere. some drivers door damage but not big. from wv back in the 90s. sitting since 95 although started very often. fender tag.build sheet,owners manual. real a12. had to grab it. 3 hours to dig it out and load. more pic to follow as i get it cleaned up.
     
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    • MoparMitch

      MoparMitch FBBO Gold Member FBBO Gold Member

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      Wow !! Great Scoop. Keep us posted. And post more pics after you get it unloaded.
       
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      wtf!
       
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      jburt Well-Known Member

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      made some room inside.15 inch tires made it a tight fit.
       
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      You might be able to adjust the locks a little higher if you need.
       
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      jburt Well-Known Member

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      put the blocks under the the stands to raise it to the next safety lock. only got 3 inches left on top.
       
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      Ha!, didn't notice them. I spend a couple of hours getting a 66 Coronet vert and my 67 rt on top of each other.
       
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      Nice score! You could have called the thread "make everyone jealous".:tongue11:
       
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        Great find mate. And yep..I agree on this thread making people jealous! But bottom line this car will see daylight again!
         
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        Nice!!
         
      • kiwigtx

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        An outstanding garage find....well done on keeping in touch with the owner. :headbang:
         
      • hunt2elk

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        Awesome find. Get a restoration thread started so we can follow along. That is going to be a nice one.
         
      • Richard Cranium

        Richard Cranium FBBO Gold Member FBBO Gold Member

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        Awesome & congrats!!!
         
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        red 69 runner Well-Known Member

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        Very nice,looks like you got plenty of locks left,how tall is your ceiling?
         
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        Thanks to all..10 ft ceiling.The rack still has a foot of lift left. I may try getting those spacers up 1 more inch. Theres about 3 inches left on the top car to ceiling.
         
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        That is awesome! Great find!
         
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        Good things come to those who wait......awesome .Bet you can't sleep . I can see you keeping it for a long time!
        Thumbs up mate.
         
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        Congrat's!!! That's a hell of a score.
         
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        Great score!! And did you beat the old owner with that flag?
         
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          Congratulations, that is my # 1 dream car.
           
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