For Sale By:Private Seller
Interior Color: Blue
Number of Cylinders: 8
Drive Type: RWD
Number of Doors: 5
Exterior Color: Brown
Fallon, Nevada, United States
Offered for sale as part of a new factual entertainment show currently being filmed for a major US network, to be aired at a later date.
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1971 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE HEARSE BUILT BY SUPERIOR, 80,000 ORIG MILES, RUNS AND DRIVE EXCELLENT, SOLID FLOORS HEARSE WAS IN SERVICE UNTIL A FEW YRS AGO AND HAS BEEN IN THIS COLLECTION AND ENJOYED AT CRUISES AND SHOWS, 455 2BBL V8 AUTO TRANS, RUNS AND DRIVES VERY WELL, SMALL AMOUNT OF RUST ON BOTTOM OF FENDER, NOTHING MAJOR, INTERIOR IS COMPLETE AND ORIGINAL, COFFIN NOT INCLUDED, THIS IS A INTERESTING CAR AND ALWAYS DRAWS A CROWD WHERE EVER IT GOES SELLING AT NO RESERVE, CLEAR TITLE READY TO GO!
CAR IS SOLD "AS IS" CAR IS LOCATED IN FALLON NEVADA, EXPORT BUYERS WELCOMED, SHIPPING AND TRANSPORT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF BUYER, CALL FOR ANY AND ALL DETAILS! 623-580-1473 JOSEPH, THANK YOU
SOLD "AS IS",NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE EXPRESSED OR GIVEN, CARS BUILT PRIOR TO 1981,, MILES CAN NOT BE VERIFIED BY CARFAX DUE TO AGE,FEEL FREE TO CALL,INSPECT ANY CAR PRIOR TO BIDDING OR BUYING ASK ALL QUESTIONS BEFORE YOU BID IF YOU HAVE ANY AT ALL,WINNING BIDDER IS THE NEW OWNER,NO RENEGOTIATING AFTER THE END OF AUCTION, AS WITH ANY OLDER USED VEHICLE, MINOR SIGNS OF USE, WEAR, REPAIR,RESTORATION,PARTS REPLACEMENT AND AGE MAY BECOME VISIBLE UNDER CLOSE VISUAL INSPECTION WE CAN NOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE MINOR ISSUES,WE DO NOT KNOW THE HISTORY ON THE CAR FROM DAY ONE UNLESS NOTED IN LISTING, BUYER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY TAXES, PLATES OR ANY FEES ON VEHICLE IN HIS OR HER OWN STATE AT TIME OF TITLE AND REGISTRATION
When an old car or truck offers its dying breath in your driveway and you just don't have the financial or mechanical wherewithal to resuscitate it yet again, you traditionally have to go to the trouble of calling a flatbed or a tow truck to come haul it away. That usually helps to put a few bucks in your wallet and helps recycle some of the vehicle's parts, but the transaction doesn't seem as final or perversely satisfying as the dispatch service that this New Way Cobra Magnum garbage truck offers.
Okay, okay, so this refuse hauler isn't actually designed for this sort of thing, but it's oddly comforting to know that a sanitation truck can compact a hapless Pontiac Grand Am into oblivion. Next time, we won't feel so guilty about slipping that rusty charcoal grille onto the curb next to the cans on garbage day. Watch the carnage by scrolling below.
Following a stop-delivery order for its new midsize trucks and a rash of recent recalls, General Motors is issuing three more campaigns covering 60,575 vehicles in North America with 57,182 of them in the US. As of October 1, the automaker has issued a total of 74 recalls (see the ridiculously long chart to the right) this year covering 26,495,070 units in the US.
The largest campaign covers 46,873 examples in the US of the 2008-2009 Pontiac G8 and 2011-2013 Chevrolet Caprice Police Patrol Vehicle imported from Australia. It's possible for the driver's knee to hit the key and make it move from the "Run" to "ACC" position while driving. GM says its Holden division is developing a fixed-blade key that's supposed to fix the problem by only allowing it to rotate toward the "On" position. There has been one crash caused by this fault but no injuries or fatalities.
The second recall is for 10,005 units of the 2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V and 2006-2007 Cadillac STS-V because "the fuel pump module electrical terminal may overheat." This can cause a flange to melt and allow the pump to leak fuel. GM specifies that the remedy for the CTS-V is replacing the fuel module and fuel tank jumper harness, but it doesn't specify how the STS-V is being repaired.
Well, this is not good for General Motors. Following a report last week that GM was recalling 778,000 Chevrolet Cobalt and Pontiac G5 compacts over concerns that the ignition could switch out of the "run" position without warning, USA Today reports that the Detroit-based behemoth knew about the issue, which affected 2005 to 2007 Cobalts (the Cobalt shown above and in the gallery is from 2010) and 2007 Pontiac G5s, all the way back in 2004.
The information comes from a deposition in a civil lawsuit against GM, obtained by USA Today, which claims that a GM engineer experienced the issue while the then-new model was undergoing testing. The issue was "solved" when a technical service bulletin was issued in 2005, informing dealers to install a snap-on key cover on the cars of customers who complained about the issue. According to the Cobalt's program engineering manager, Gary Altman, the cover was an "improvement, it was not a fix to the issue."
The case where the depositions were made was from 2010, and involved Brooke Melton, a 29-year-old pediatric nurse in Georgia who was killed on her birthday. At the time, police claimed she was going too fast on a wet, rural road, although it later came out through the black box that her car's ignition had come out of the "run" position at least three seconds before the accident (the max amount of time a black box records before a wreck), disabling her airbags, power steering and anti-lock brakes. According to USA Today, police said Melton was "traveling too fast for the roadway conditions," although it's impossible to know if she'd have been in the wreck, which injured the occupants of another vehicle, had her 2005 Chevy not shut off. GM settled the Melton family's case, although the details remain confidential.