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Offline matthew5olson

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New Member - matthew5olson
« on: July 31, 2017, 05:06:14 PM »

New member here, finishing up my Eagle Build. 1982 2 door sedan.

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Re: New Member - matthew5olson
« Reply #1 on: July 31, 2017, 11:29:49 PM »
welcome,  2drs are rare! gz

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Re: New Member - matthew5olson
« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2017, 09:00:58 AM »
Thanks, they only made them till 82 and wouldn't you know in my town is an identical one. Picked this up for $500 off craigslist. It had been sitting since 1997 when the headgasket blew and was buried to the tires in dirt. I put a 4.0 in it from a 95 Cherokee. I did keep it carbed though. Fires up and can drive it around, just needs exhaust, front cv shafts, brakes and a handful of small stuff, wire cleanup and heater hoses, stuff like that.

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Re: New Member - matthew5olson
« Reply #3 on: August 02, 2017, 09:08:20 AM »
looks nice you need some front bumper ends to complete the outside, all front bumper ends are the same on all models excluding the 1980 models

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Re: New Member - matthew5olson
« Reply #4 on: August 02, 2017, 01:57:21 PM »
Welcome and congrats on your Eagle!  Looks really nice.  I have a 1980 2 door, they are really nice to drive!
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Re: New Member - matthew5olson
« Reply #5 on: August 04, 2017, 12:31:51 AM »
Welcome! I'm pretty new here too. Awesome if you're in the finishing up stages:) now you need another one....
Laura (Shorty)
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1983 AMC Eagle Wagon Limited w/ 5 speed
1971 Ford F250:)