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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote unlovedford Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 31-May-2012 at 2:08AM
Awesome! I was telling Ian that I use my Wrangler and a big chain to roll all mine on their sides. I have to be careful, as there is a 50 foot dropoff by my garage (as anyone who has been there will attest) and I've almost toppled over that in the Jeep by doing this, LOL. Your backhoe is MUCH nicer to use.
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1971 ranchero white sale special from Colorado. 351c.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote unlovedford Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 20-December-2012 at 3:24PM
2 more receipients of the sawzall treatment. The Prelude was a project car for C that (after 4 years) she decided that she was not that attached to. The Ranchero was a true GT that gave it's parts to several people for their cars.




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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote legend onirot Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 21-December-2012 at 3:02AM
when you joe a car, you dont keep the control arms? sway bar?  tranny crossmember?
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1973 gran torino sport (formal)... "Stacy Lynn"
1972 gran torino (formal)... "Mackenzie"
1973 gran torino sport (sportroof)... "Leela"
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote unlovedford Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 21-December-2012 at 4:05AM
I keep the control arms that will come off. However, I get pretty whacked when I try and try - just to strip a nut or something. That is when my little helper makes quick work of popping out that rear end.

Always keep sway bars when they are the larger type and the crossmembers. Ranchero was a GT, but a low option 302 with the smaller bar.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote srwith Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 04-January-2013 at 4:40AM
This is one I cut up to make a race car out of but never used it. If only I knew betterCry. This was in 1980 when I did it.


Edited by srwith - 04-January-2013 at 4:41AM
two loves, torino's and bike riding. drive and ride safe.
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Here's a bird I bought that I planned to restore.
I decided to strip instead.
At the same time I sent this one to the yard
 
Those 2 cars gave me a decent inventory of parts.
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Joe did you save the roof and t-tops on the t-bird??
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Yes sir! I've started a thread in the project section of the forum where I'll try to update this progress othe thier install and all the other options going into my car.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote GTW Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 23-April-2013 at 8:34AM
Don't have any photos yet and I didn't do this, BUT I know a guy on the Maverick forum that had a '72 GTS 4 speed that was too rusty and scrapped. I've PM'ed him about the car's specifics. The engine (now stroked to 393ci) and the toploader now live in his '70 Maverick.


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I parted a 72 Gran Torino sedan that I bought off ebay several years ago. Got lots of good parts
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I sent one part off to canada to help a guy convert his 72 GTS to power brakes.
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This is my 1969 Torino GT Formal top. We restored it, drove it for a month, and a student driver totaled it 
:(  We've brought it home to be a parts car to another 69 formal top body once we can find one.

BTW, I'm Jolene. New to the group. :)
Totaled 1969 Torino GT formal top 351W
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Sorry, let me try that again. This is my 1969 Formal top GT. It was totaled when a student driver decided to turn left in front of us. We'd only dirven the car about a month after restoration. We've kept him to be a parts car for when we find a replacement GT formal top (69 only). That's proving difficult to find!!


Totaled 1969 Torino GT formal top 351W
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I would have pounded the driver then vomited. So sorry to see your car in that condition.

Welcome Jolene!!
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Welcome jolene. 
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Pounded the driver, vomited, pounded the driver.

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