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post #1 of 7 Old 12-18-2011, 09:20 AM Thread Starter
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My cousin just wrecked his 97 F-350. The insurance company gave him a check for 9k. He told me if he was to bring it to a salvage company they would give him 450 bucks. He told me he would sell it to me for 400. The truck is repairable, actually I was surprised that the ins. co. totalled it. Should I buy this to fix or buy it to part out and keep some of the parts for myself? The motor (powerstroke) only has 130,000 on it. No rot what so ever on the truck.
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post #2 of 7 Old 12-18-2011, 09:25 AM
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Buy it and part it out....or fix it.... NEED PICS

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Buy it. if the motor is okay in it then it is worth at least three times that, or fix it. if you do end up fixing it youll have a very nice truck for a very low price

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Sell it to me lol

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Finding a decent woman is like shopping for a used truck. You spend most of your time picking through the money pits, wrecks, and basket cases until you find one that you can tolerate
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Well at least you caught the loose bolts before they cause any damage. Nothing worse than a sloppy hole
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Nah, dont buy it.....tell me where to pick it up and i'll head that way with a nigerian cashiers check for $1000 lol.....hell yes buy that thang
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I've got a chashiers check from a jersey bank for 10k, damn Craigslist scammers

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I'll give $500.... In real American money. Definitely worth $400, I might be offering a little high though


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