New To Ranchero

Discussion in 'Ranchero Pics' started by Gene, Aug 18, 2014.

  1. Gene

    Gene In Second Gear

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    just like title says im new to rancheros but im glad i have one now it s a 1978 chero 351 auto im 3rd owner i traded a 90% restored 79 camaro for it so i hope i did good
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  2. eqshadimar

    eqshadimar In Overdrive

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    Awesome! Great looking Ranchero there.

    Laters,
    Jeff
     
  3. Gene

    Gene In Second Gear

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    any one around my area would like to meet up .. tacoma ,spanaway area ..
     
  4. burninbush

    burninbush In Maximum Overdrive

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    Hi Gene ... just to say hello. Many years ago I spent some time living off-post (from Ft Lewis) in Spanaway, in a little very low rent cottage on the west side of the lake, even had a little dock. Just about 50 years ago. Apart from being welfare poor, I loved it there when it wasn't raining.
     
  5. 74Rancherito

    74Rancherito In Fourth Gear

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    that thing is super clean!
    nice ride...
     
  6. Huevos

    Huevos In Maximum Overdrive

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    That truck puts your neighbors rusty plow to shame...LOL
     
  7. TestDummy

    TestDummy In Maximum Overdrive SILVER MEMBER

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    You have somehow made a beastly LTD-Ranchero look good. Congrats. :)
     
  8. Dan the ranchero man

    Dan the ranchero man MODERATOR Staff Member

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    Beautiful looking ride you have there. The color works really well with the wheels.
     
  9. 2beast

    2beast In Third Gear

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    Nice looking ride.
    A head turner for sure..........
     
  10. Gene

    Gene In Second Gear

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    cleaned up wires and the engine bay some all i can do until wife cuts lose of some money for chrome items then took her out for a drive
     

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  11. HuevosRanchero

    HuevosRanchero In Maximum Overdrive

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    very nice CLEAN car.
     
  12. eqshadimar

    eqshadimar In Overdrive

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    Nice and shiney!

    Laters,
    Jeff
     
  13. parts4me

    parts4me In Maximum Overdrive

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    You traded up for sure! Love it!!
     
  14. LSChero

    LSChero In Maximum Overdrive PLATINUM MEMBER

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    Very nice ride!Anybody can own/drive a blowmero.Ya gotta want to spend the time and money on a chero.Good choice IMO,maybe your addicted!
    Interesting rear window slider,Can you please post more pics of interior,rear window area.Welcome to Ranchero USA.
     
  15. Gene

    Gene In Second Gear

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    so today i spent the better half lowering the front and MAN it looks so good now ill post more pics hope tommorrow will try and get the same spot and view or other pics
     
  16. Gene

    Gene In Second Gear

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    i don't know if i lost or gained i think maybe even i trade a 79 camaro will post pic plus he gave me 2500.00 cash i had completed a 75% restore meaning not a 10 point but a solid restore on it .. i will say i do miss it but im falling in love with the chero once i get the funds / wife lests me have some funds ill start playing with it some makeing it my own im sure i will have a solid toy .
     

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  17. Gene

    Gene In Second Gear

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    ok ok heres more pics i love the lowering job i did and it really did not take away from the ride ..i know some one asked for more pics around it . injoy
     

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  18. ribald1

    ribald1 Banned PLATINUM MEMBER

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    The guy that got the El Camino got the dirty end of the stick all right.
     
  19. Gene

    Gene In Second Gear

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    what el camino we talking about casue this topic or post has nothing to do with a el camino.
     
  20. aquartlow

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    Very nice looking Ranchero, keep sending the pics.
     

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