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Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Leaburn Patey on December 02, 2008, 04:54:58 PM
My Belleville buddy Doug
He has a 1986 Caravelle cop car,original unrestored 1973 Adventurer pick up  and
the star of his fleet a 1972 Fargo with a 383 and LRD seats (Litte Red Express).
86 Caravelle (Dippy)
72 Fargo:
73 Adventurer from Okie;
360 4bbl 8-3/4 3.23 rear.Nice clean original truck Doug bought off E pay this summer.
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Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Leaburn Patey on December 02, 2008, 05:00:13 PM
The Fargo is a cool truck! Doug has done aa lot of work to the former  Dept.of Forestry /6 truck 
The 68 383 came from a C body (gasp! LOL)
He installed the power windows himself and all the nice custom touches to give that 70's flavour.Slotted mags,wooden steering wheel,vintage valve covers,etc..
Glad to have you aboard Doug!
He calls me as much as Polaraco does!! Sheesh!! LOL
Now the rest of the world will know how much you whine..LOL!!! Just kidding!! 
Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: firedome on December 03, 2008, 03:59:38 AM
WELCOME!! Very cool truck!!  Always liked the '70s trucks, I had a
'77 3/4 ton I used for pulling the horse trailer... So I guess in CA a
Dippy was called a Caravelle? Here it was a tinny FWD K-car derivative
in the mid 80s as I recall...

Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Leaburn Patey on December 03, 2008, 07:21:24 AM
Yep,the Caravelle was an M body up here in Canuckville,eh?
From 1977 to 1987,IIRC.
The stretched  K-car Caravelle was here as well.
Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Steve on December 03, 2008, 01:16:07 PM
[color=#ff9900 size=7]WELCOME!  [/color][/b]
Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Matt Aker on December 03, 2008, 03:52:29 PM
I've always liked the '70s Dodge trucks.  I wasn't aware they built them in Canada that late using the Fargo name.  NICE!
 
[color=#00ff00 size=7]WELCOME TO FINS![/color]
Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Leaburn Patey on December 03, 2008, 05:09:52 PM
1972 was the last year in Canada for the Fargo name on trucks and vans.
Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Doug on December 03, 2008, 06:58:08 PM
Correction   it is a 1986 Plymouth  caravelle,   witch  they all started out  as  Gran Fury  til  they were  Exported to the Great white  North  good oh  Canada !
Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Leaburn Patey on December 03, 2008, 07:10:21 PM
I sit corrected,Doug! LOL
Nice avatar!
 
Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: firedome on December 04, 2008, 02:43:28 PM
I like that red truck too! Lemme know if it comes up for sale!!  I need a wood hauler...

Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Doug on December 06, 2008, 07:13:04 AM
(http://www.moparfins.com/forum/smileys/smiley16.gif) A  WOOD HAULER  ,IT'S TO NICE  TO BE WORKED  . IT's  IN RETIREMENT  MODE   LOOK AT   THE FRONT  LIC. PLATE  .THE  BOX IS TO NICE ,NOT A DENT IN IT  .   TRUCK IS FROM TULSA  OKLAHOMA ............      
Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Steve on December 06, 2008, 09:28:50 PM
A pickup is almost fins isn't it? (http://www.moparfins.com/forum/smileys/smiley36.gif)
 
By the way, we do cater to Pick-ups from 1955 to 1973 also.  But we seem to be running into the 80's now.   Sheeesh
Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Doug on December 07, 2008, 06:00:07 AM
Hey now ,  Keeping It  All In the Family that's all that matters , Mother  MOPAR would be Proud  !!   (http://www.moparfins.com/forum/smileys/smiley14.gif)
Title: Welcome 72 Fargo!!
Post by: Steve on December 07, 2008, 08:11:40 AM
Hey. . I have no problem taking in the lost sheep
 
Place is a fre for all anyway. . . (http://www.moparfins.com/forum/smileys/smiley36.gif)