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1978 Ford Bronco on 2040-cars

Year:1978 Mileage:5000 Color: Yellow /
 Tan
Location:

Portland, Oregon, United States

Portland, Oregon, United States
Transmission:Automatic
Engine:460
Vehicle Title:Clear
Fuel Type:Gasoline
For Sale By:Private Seller
Year: 1978
Interior Color: Tan
Model: Bronco
Number of Cylinders: 8
Trim: XLT
Drive Type: 4X4
Mileage: 5,000
Sub Model: XLT
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Exterior Color: Yellow
Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ... 

I have a 1978 ford bronco  XLT  the motor is a 460 that has about 5000 miles on it since it was rebuilt  the c 6 trans was also rebuilt , this truck has a lot of new parts a long list of work has been done on it,  I have the perfect top with no cracks, all of the seats and other parts, this truck was dropped off at my shop for some other repairs along with some rust repair. the truck has some rust  I have take pics of the rust area in the floor, they make the floor part and it needs the tailgate along with the glass that is the only rust on the truck  the owner of the truck told us that his son didn't want the truck anymore and didn't want to pay the bill and signed the title over to us so now it up for sale. the parts it needs to fix everything comes to less then 500.00 and a days worth of work.  I would keep it but im sitting on 5 cars that we have had in storage for no payment and sell them off  if you would like more info you can call 5039541369 


On Jun-09-13 at 21:00:52 PDT, seller added the following information:

 

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