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  1. EBOT

    EBOT Member

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    Hello everyone
    It’s been a long time since I’ve owned a mopar. About 35 years!
    My first car was a 72 demon 340 4 speed I bought when I was 15.
    My love for the A bodies and Motorsports in general was greatly influenced by my fathers first new car. A 71 Duster 340 4 speed car that he bought 2 months before I was born.
    I grew up in that car. It was my mother’s daily driver until 1980 when they parked it in a garage with 75000 miles on it until 2010. That’s when my father decided to restore it and just recently decided he has had enough and wanted to sell it.
    I had to buy it!!
    I want to thank everyone here for the wealth of information available. Hopefully I will be able to contribute some useful information as well.

    Eric

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    • 66fyssh

      66fyssh Don't Stop Believin' FABO Gold Member

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      Welcome to FABO!! Sweet ride!!

      Drive the wheels off of it!!
       
    • missing linc

      missing linc Loose nut behind the wheel

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      Welcome, great story and a beautiful car, you are lucky to be able to hang on to a piece of family history.
       
    • Car Nut

      Car Nut Mopar Master

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      :welcome: aboard!
       
    • Keith Mopar

      Keith Mopar Mopar Nut

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      Welcome to FABO
      That is one fantastic start or a very nice project and a great looking ride. Looks like your Dad really looked after it!
       
    • EBOT

      EBOT Member

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      Thank you all. Her are some more pics!
      Yes that’s me on the horse and my demon!
      I even have the original license plate from that photo!

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      • Claydart

        Claydart MOPAR to the very bones FABO Gold Member

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        Welcome aboard, and that's a really sweet looking car!
         
      • Sublime one

        Sublime one 72 Demon FABO Gold Member

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        Wow! Cool history, great looking car. Looks pretty darn good as is! Welcome aboard.
         
      • MomsDuster

        MomsDuster FABO Gold Member FABO Gold Member

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        :welcome:
         
      • barbee6043

        barbee6043 barbee 6043 FABO Gold Member

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        Welcome, sweet ride!
         
      • memike

        memike Super Moderator Staff Member FABO Gold Member

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        Love the background on this great A body mopar, thank you for sharing it with us sir :thumbsup:
        Welcome from Northeast Arkansas
         
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