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    Crackhead '86 wagon?? How so?

    Has the old style '79 mirrors. Frame looks rust free. Here ya go Vic!
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    I think that's the one that I said I would pass on. IIRC, the interior is completely trashed.

    Quote Originally Posted by VicCrownVic View Post
    I remember that one. I'm a wagon fan, and $800 is in my price range, but i don't think I would want to touch this one.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DerekTheGreat View Post
    Crackhead '86 wagon?? How so?

    Has the old style '79 mirrors. Frame looks rust free. Here ya go Vic!
    Supposedly parked for a decade with a window open. The interior is super basic, and 100% trashed. There was moss growing on the driver’s seat, every door panel was ruined, dash pad was cracked all over, and every surface was dirty/moldy.

    The only improvement it’s had since it first popped up on CL is someone found out that the engine turns over.

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    Ooooh, no wonder there were no interior pics. Gotta always wonder about that.
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    ‘79 LTD-S Sedan:
    https://gadsden.craigslist.org/cto/d...630738934.html

    Pretty darn basic. I don’t even see a tilt steering wheel. Looks like it got an analog clock, vinyl roof, and A/C. The price rather fair all things considered.

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    I like it. Nice and basic. Clean slate to start with.
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    Not Georgia, but a '79 Marquis on Copart in PA:
    https://www.copart.com/lot/36627858

    Non-rub strip bumpers!


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    Not even bumperettes. wow.

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    Nice bumpers. Those fenders are goals or my car. I have always wanted a set of them. Love the detail in them .
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    A person might be able to pick this 79 Marquis up reasonably. $400 including fees ? Dash pad is still in good shape. Might be a "donation" car.

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    Nope, Copart & that are ridiculous. I don't know how anybody does it but Ashley and I tried once. A $600 dollar truck became a $3,200 truck once fees and shipping were factored in. Fees kept rising as the end of auction dawned. Was ludicrous. What's worse is it took over 3 months for them to refund Ashley's deposit.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dd345 View Post

    Extra water pump as a selling point.
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    It's only hard to find for shops it seems. Databases seem to call for the mustang or F150 pumps and not the one actually designated for the panthers. It's rather annoying since the parts stores all seem to have it right. Probably all-data issue.

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    https://www.ebay.com/itm/Mercury-Gra...Nbge-4&vxp=mtr

    Seems to be a handling package car. Has a rear sway bar. Dual exhaust is present and looks new, but doesn't have a proper H-pipe fitted.

    Has a tan interior I'd love to steal bits from. I don't find too many tan interior Boxes.



    Not Georgia, but neat:
    https://www.ebay.com/itm/Town-Car/16...NbIIhz&vxp=mtr

    Has a factory CB!
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    Those are the exact seats I want in my car..... from that Grand Marquis. Chances of finding them nowadays is almost zero.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 87gtVIC View Post
    Those are the exact seats I want in my car..... from that Grand Marquis. Chances of finding them nowadays is almost zero.
    Those look like the regular LX/LS seats to me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sly View Post
    Those look like the regular LX/LS seats to me.
    Finding them in tan in good shape might be hard though. The last tan interior Box I found was a ‘91 and it was pretty trashed inside. I haven’t seen an earlier model in tan in quite some time. Gray, blue, brown, and red are fairly common though.

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    true. Blue all the time around here. Never see red or tan around here.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sly View Post
    Those look like the regular LX/LS seats to me.
    Whatever they may be they are proving hard to find. lol I like them because they are not the pleather and have a neat pattern to them.
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