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1956 Ford Coe C800 -c700 C600 Cabover C-cab C Series on 2040-cars

Year:1956 Mileage:50000 Color: White / Black
Location:

Tecumseh, Michigan, United States

Tecumseh, Michigan, United States
Transmission:Manual
Body Type:cabover dump truck
Engine:v-8
Vehicle Title:Clear
For Sale By:Private Seller
Year: 1956
Interior Color: Black
Make: Ford
Number of Cylinders: 8
Model: Other Pickups
Trim: C 800
Drive Type: 5 speed with 2 speed rearend
Mileage: 50,000
Number of Doors: 2
Exterior Color: White
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. ... 

You are bidding on a 1956 ford C800 Big Job and a 1990 F5 frame with 460 EFI w/Auto trans. The F5 frame has only 38,000 miles. I was going to build a car hauler but I have to many projects and I don't see myself getting to this in the next two years so it has to go.  I bought this truck out of a barn in the state of Oregon. The truck started it's life at lumber yard delivering wood. After 15 years of service one of the employees bought the truck and took it home. He worked on it and fixed it up. For the next 35 years he used it to haul fire wood for his house.  The owner fell sick and the truck was parked for 7 years in a large Carport. I purchased the truck a year ago and had it shipped to Michigan. I did nothing to it.  Body is very solid. Many of the places that the cabs rot are solid in this cab. The Drip rail is soild and the dog house is solid. The running boards and fenders are solid as is most of the cab. There is rust one area of rust on the passenger side floor board. I have included pictures.  


 After I found the the Truck I looked for a donor frame and  found a 1990 motor home with Air assisted springs and only 38000 miles on it. It has Frame has a air conditioning and cruise control. Disk Breaks on the front and drum breaks in the rear.  It is an F5 frame which as far as I can tell means it is F-550 suspension but you might want to double check that. The F5 frame runs the Truck does not. The previous owner told me it ran when he parked it but since I was only going use the cab I never spent any time trying to get it running. You will get the original oregon title for the truck and a bill of sale for the Frame.  Good luck bidding on it. I am going to miss her when she is gone.   

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