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  1. 1972GY8SE

    1972GY8SE Member

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    Greetings,
    My name is Mark, and I am 56 years old, I have been working in the automotive industry since I was 15.
    I started as a body shop painter's helper, where I grew up in OKC.
    I moved to Denver and worked for my Brother in his shop as a Mechanic.
    I ended up owning that Business (in my early 20's) and running it into the ground.
    After that epic failure, I worked a couple of odd mechanic jobs before moving to California.
    In Cali, I worked as a dealership wrench (mostly GM) for several years.
    Then, I managed a used car recon department, an auto auction mechanic shop, a restoration shop, and a dealership collision center.
    During the recession years, I ended up going back to wrenching (at 46 years old) working on motor homes and GM medium-duty trucks.
    I am currently working as a Technical Support Specialist for medium-duty trucks, mostly supporting DPF, SCR, and GM V8 gas engines.
    I have owned several Mopars over the years.
    My first (at 16) was a GY9 72 charger SE 4002BBL with a white interior and top.
    Other cars owned-
    70 B3 Charger.
    70 B5 Charger.
    69 TX9 GTX.
    70 TX9 T/A Challenger.
    I don't want to bring out the pitchforks, so; I won't mention the atrocities committed to these vehicles.
    Currently, own a GY8 72SE; have a photo garage posted here.My 1972 SE
    Thank you for reading.
     
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    • ocdart

      ocdart Inland Mopars Car Club FABO Gold Member

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      Welcome to FABO, Mark. Post some pics of your Mopar.
      Where the heck is 'Observation, CA'? I've lived in California all my life and never heard of it.
       
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      • Car Nut

        Car Nut Mopar Master

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        :welcome: aboard!
         
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        • skidmark

          skidmark Well-Known Member

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          Welcome from California
          Observation ca? Is that near Seymour Ca?
           
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          • 1972GY8SE

            1972GY8SE Member

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            Sorry, It's Rancho Cucamonga.
             
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            • missing linc

              missing linc Loose nut behind the wheel FABO Gold Member

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              • Mopar-Mitch

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                Welcome! From Kentucky!:welcome:
                 
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                • Tarek Baratta

                  Tarek Baratta Well-Known Member

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                  welcome from Canada
                   
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                  • Hemioutlaw

                    Hemioutlaw Make America Great Again! FABO Gold Member

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                    Welcome Mark,
                    Lived nearby many years ago in Ontario....As kids we used to refer to it as Rancho CucaReefa ...don't Ask...Lol!

                    Dig the Paul Kersey Avatar too...Love me some vigilante cleans up the scum movies or better yet real life instances.
                     
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