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Author Topic: Hello from Alberta  (Read 1977 times)

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Offline Jobflobadob

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Hello from Alberta
« on: December 12, 2021, 10:31:19 PM »
Glad to be here! Information on these cars is hard to find, and I hope to learn and help others with modifying and fixing these cars. My father in law has 5 wagons, and he gave me a 1980 wagon that had a siezed engine and brakes to take on a beater car challenge that would see us drive 1000km round trip. Sadly we did not make it, but after fixing and driving this thing I have grown very fond of it. I hope to fix one up from all of the best parts, and sell the rest eventually. When I get some time I will do a thread with my project and photos, but for now here it is finally roadworthy.

Offline vangremlin

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Re: Hello from Alberta
« Reply #1 on: December 13, 2021, 11:28:58 AM »
Welcome!  Nice looking wagon you have there.  I'm looking forward to reading your project thread!
1981 Kammback 258 - "Pepe"
1980 Coupe 258 - "Ginger
1972 Gremlin X 304
1978 Gremlin 4 cyl 121 - sold
1964 TBird 390 - sold

Offline Illeagle1984

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Re: Hello from Alberta
« Reply #2 on: December 16, 2021, 06:17:58 PM »
That's one clean bird you got.  Good to hear about a whole fleet of Eagles that survived...
It's getting crowded down here:
1973 Ford Mustang "Rustang"
1984 AMC Eagle Sedan "IllEagle" 183k
1984 AMC Eagle Wagon "Eagle 2"
1996 Cadillac Eldorado 178k
1998 Oldsmobile Eighty-Eight 239k
2002 Cadillac Eldorado Doral Edition
2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 179k

Offline Taylor

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Re: Hello from Alberta
« Reply #3 on: December 24, 2021, 06:31:09 PM »
Welcome, ask away. We will do our best to help.
« Last Edit: December 24, 2021, 08:18:27 PM by Taylor »
2010 Toyota Rav4 pack mule, totaled 3/26/24 rear ended REAL HARD. concussion and whiplash. not fun
1999 Ford E250 conversion/work van 238,000 see if it will make 300,000
1985 AMC Eagle Limited Wagon 🖖🏼🦅
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Offline MIPS

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Re: Hello from Alberta
« Reply #4 on: December 24, 2021, 09:44:13 PM »
Oh neat. Another Eagle in the Canadian PNW!
We're here to help. We might not be as active as we were a decade ago but we're here. :P

Offline Jobflobadob

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Re: Hello from Alberta
« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2022, 01:34:22 AM »
I am guilty of the same, but will be much more active now. Just finished my project thread, and am posting that next.

 

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