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'82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« on: January 18, 2013, 09:34:05 PM »
I have decided to sell my '82 4 door sedan project, as I don't have the time to work on it.  Please read the thread and view photos:
http://forums.amceaglenest.com/index.php?topic=37254.0

I have not done anything with it since it arrived.  I am willing to sell the 4.0 liter engine and computer separately.  It would be nice to see this Eagle finished and "flying" again.  PM Rich or email: amceaglesnest@yahoo.com   
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2013, 01:40:27 PM »
Someone needs to buy this thing and give it a good home! Also here is the updated link to the Den thread.

http://forums.amceaglesden.com/index.php?topic=37254.0
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #2 on: November 03, 2013, 05:22:18 PM »
I sold the engine a few months ago, so just the car and parts are for sale.  I moved the car across the street at my father-in-law's house before summer, hoping to work on it (much more room), but it has gotten cold now.  Also with standard time, it is dark in the evenings and the lighting in the garage is not all that great.   
1980 Eagle Turbodiesel Wagon (only 2 known to exist as of 2008)- 7-7-2011 Flight to it's new nest @ Rambler Ranch
1983 Eagle Wagon  Tan over Copper
1982 Eagle SX4 "ALTREGL"  (avatar photo)
1982 Eagle 4 Door Sedan  Copper over Satin Black
1985 Eagle Sport Wagon October 2007 ROTM (SOLD)
4 Biofuel powered Benzs ('98 E300, '82 300 CD, '82 300 TD (wagon), '80 240 D)
1983 GMC Van (6.2 Diesel)
1985 Mitsubishi pickup (2.3 Turbodiesel)

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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2013, 01:23:41 AM »
Southern California... what's cold? Like 60 degrees?  :rotfl:
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #4 on: November 04, 2013, 10:14:19 PM »
Southern California... what's cold? Like 60 degrees?  :rotfl:
It gets below freezing at night here in the winter.  The high desert is at 3,500 foot above sea level.  With the time change, it is dark at 5:00 pm, so no work can be done in the cold and poorly lit garage...Rich
1980 Eagle Turbodiesel Wagon (only 2 known to exist as of 2008)- 7-7-2011 Flight to it's new nest @ Rambler Ranch
1983 Eagle Wagon  Tan over Copper
1982 Eagle SX4 "ALTREGL"  (avatar photo)
1982 Eagle 4 Door Sedan  Copper over Satin Black
1985 Eagle Sport Wagon October 2007 ROTM (SOLD)
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1983 GMC Van (6.2 Diesel)
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #5 on: November 04, 2013, 10:26:28 PM »
I'm just giving you a hard time! :)

I wouldn't wanna work in the cold either!
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #6 on: November 05, 2013, 02:17:58 PM »
I am old.  Cold sucks!  Why do I stay in Iowa????  For the grandkids, of course.
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #7 on: November 05, 2013, 05:08:43 PM »
Yep me too. I have tried for years to convince the wife we need to move to Arizona. Its no use she won't leave the grandkids. But then again I wouldn't either. But the warm weather all year long would sure be nice. Could do without the snow also.
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2013, 08:44:40 PM »
I sold the engine a few months ago, so just the car and parts are for sale.  I moved the car across the street at my father-in-law's house before summer, hoping to work on it (much more room), but it has gotten cold now.  Also with standard time, it is dark in the evenings and the lighting in the garage is not all that great.

this still for sale ???

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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #9 on: November 05, 2013, 08:58:26 PM »
Pretty sure he said it was...minus the 4.0.
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #10 on: November 06, 2013, 01:40:15 AM »
Pretty sure he said it was...minus the 4.0.
Rafe- you get a gold star for paying attention! (or in this case an egg or whatever this board calls it).
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1983 Eagle Wagon  Tan over Copper
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1982 Eagle 4 Door Sedan  Copper over Satin Black
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #11 on: November 06, 2013, 03:24:24 AM »
We're giving thumbs up now!
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #12 on: November 06, 2013, 11:15:00 AM »
We're giving thumbs up now!
Well thumbs up to you then!
1980 Eagle Turbodiesel Wagon (only 2 known to exist as of 2008)- 7-7-2011 Flight to it's new nest @ Rambler Ranch
1983 Eagle Wagon  Tan over Copper
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1982 Eagle 4 Door Sedan  Copper over Satin Black
1985 Eagle Sport Wagon October 2007 ROTM (SOLD)
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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #13 on: November 07, 2013, 04:55:35 PM »
Would you believe it if I told you I worked on the sedan today?   It was such a nice day today, and I was already working at my father-in-laws house (installing a dog door), that I took an hour and tinkered with the car a bit. I was able to install the dash and the door weatherstrip.  I have to say that I am very happy that all the parts and pieces are all marked and in bags or boxes. Also, there was new door weatherstrip, window channel, window wiper strips, and rear window provided.  It may not take as long as I thought it would to put the car back together, and therefore I may not sell it.  The more I work on it, the more I am liking it!   This may just turn into a build thread instead of a for sale thread.  Photos to come next time I work on it...Rich
1980 Eagle Turbodiesel Wagon (only 2 known to exist as of 2008)- 7-7-2011 Flight to it's new nest @ Rambler Ranch
1983 Eagle Wagon  Tan over Copper
1982 Eagle SX4 "ALTREGL"  (avatar photo)
1982 Eagle 4 Door Sedan  Copper over Satin Black
1985 Eagle Sport Wagon October 2007 ROTM (SOLD)
4 Biofuel powered Benzs ('98 E300, '82 300 CD, '82 300 TD (wagon), '80 240 D)
1983 GMC Van (6.2 Diesel)
1985 Mitsubishi pickup (2.3 Turbodiesel)

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Re: '82 4 door sedan project for sale in So. Cal
« Reply #14 on: November 07, 2013, 05:22:29 PM »
Would love to see you get it back together rollguy! Sounds like the organization of the PO may help you change your mind about selling. Here's to hoping you have more nice days this winter in CA! :)
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