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RE: Reviving a 1962 Strato Chief for a drive home - Edmonton to Toronto


This looks pretty sweet for the money, but BC would be a long drive to Ont...

https://vancouver.craigslist.org/bnc/cto/d/burnaby-1960-pontiac/7521947243.html

1960 pontiac - $3,800 (burnaby)  runs and drives nice

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MC wrote:

This looks pretty sweet for the money, but BC would be a long drive to Ont...

https://vancouver.craigslist.org/bnc/cto/d/burnaby-1960-pontiac/7521947243.html

1960 pontiac - $3,800 (burnaby)  runs and drives nice

 

 


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This one has no mirrors..

Get it up on a hoist first.

  No red heater hoses but only one wiper shown in the photo.

Cant see pass side wiper from the photo 

WWAF container appears 1/3 full

Replacement upper rad hose.

matching RWL tires.

Red positive cable mounted to inner fender well.

Jump on it.



-- Edited by oshawacliff on Friday 19th of August 2022 04:40:37 PM

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Woah that is pretty nice and ya that is a drive but thats fine w me. Gonna check if we have members in van area to look at it. Engine looks real clean.

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This looks interesting.  More money but closer to home (divert travel funds to purchase price to even out the cost... but maybe that would be missing the point of a travel adventure?).  Owner asking $9500 but open to offers.

Only thing that would make me nervous is that he says it requires bodywork, but nothing obvious is visible in the pics... so could be a rustbucket that looks great in photos, but not so great on a hoist (?).

https://www.kijiji.ca/v-classic-cars/hamilton/1963-pontiac-parisienne/1630557340

1963 Pontiac Parisienne

$9,500

 

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1963 Pontiac Parisienne 4dr Hardtop. Complete, nothing missing. Runs drives and stops. 283 V8. Great looking car but requires bodywork. Good Chrome all around, nice blue interior, great looking dashboard, and no rips in dashpad. Looking to move the car before winter so try your offer.

 

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Seems solid, 63 Chev 4 door, $6500.
www.kijiji.ca/v-classic-cars/saskatoon/1963-bel-air-sedan-classic/1630733700

Similar for $5500, been for sale a while.
www.kijiji.ca/v-classic-cars/winnipeg/1963-chevy-belair/1630624577

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Woah these are great guys thank you - messaged the guy in BC never heard back. But Im going to message the rest now. That one in Hamilton is 45 mins away from me.


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Both those Belaires are gone. Just messaged the guy in Hamilton. Says it needs body work but it looks pretty good up from the pics......must mean theres issues underneath. Will keep you posted. Its also close enough that I can drive out there and lay under it have a look. If he says there are body issues its gotta be missing some metal underneath.



-- Edited by Morty on Tuesday 6th of September 2022 12:42:20 PM

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I also noticed the rear bumper is sagging on the drinkers side 



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I'm talking to this guy
www.kijiji.ca/v-view-details.html


Sent me a bunch of underneath shots but not the ones I want. Will send when I get em.


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That '68 is really cool.  A three on the tree 2 door hardtop must be somewhat scarce.

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Yah its cool looking for sure and I still get the 3 on the tree. Ill send the pics of the underside when I get them. Open to in put on it. Looks like he's an hour from Winnipeg.

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