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post #1 of 14 Old 01-05-2012, 03:28 PM Thread Starter
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My New Toy.

I was casually browsing for a 70's ford truck or bronco for a while, and then came across this one. 1979 bronco, 351M, 2barrel carb, auto trans, and 4" lift, sitting on 33's. Body is solid, except the tailgate of course, frame is solid, floors are solid, and she starts every time. Runs good. The bad part is the rear quarter on the drivers side. And after driving it, she definately needs rear shocks. She's got that extra bounce to her.









Missing the AC compressor and other parts


Needs a heater core.


The bad part. Someone blew a tire by the looks of it.


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2001 excursion 4x4, 4" Magnaflow SS exhaust, AEM Brute Force intake, 05 conversion, 6k HID's, after market tail lights, and thats it for now. More to come..
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post #2 of 14 Old 01-05-2012, 05:39 PM
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Nice. Love the 79's
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Cool. Gotta lose those wheels though.

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I do like the Hot Wheels rims!
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I may have an AC setup for sale here shortly. I have a 79 like that but rotted out. Its about to go under the knife so I wont need the AC stuff

Trucks and parts............
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Cool. Gotta lose those wheels though.
They're old school Florida rims! I had a couple of sets of them on different vehicles back in the day. As for heat, we live in Florida! J/K, it was 19 here two nights ago. The rig looks nice, someone definitely took care of it.

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Love those early Bronco's. I had a 79 with 9" lift, 40" Ground Hawgs, and a 68 Lincoln 460. Loved that truck.

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Cool. Gotta lose those wheels though.
I have a set of the old school turbines that have been waiting for something to go on. They've been sitting in storage for 4 years, and even moved them with me from Maine to Florida.

(I knew I'd find an old ford to throw em on eventually)


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I may have an AC setup for sale here shortly. I have a 79 like that but rotted out. Its about to go under the knife so I wont need the AC stuff
Man, Hook me up. I'll be waiting.


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I may have an AC setup for sale here shortly. I have a 79 like that but rotted out. Its about to go under the knife so I wont need the AC stuff
What you want for all the AC stuff?


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