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Old 08-15-2014, 07:11 AM
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new guy from michigan with a 55 just saying hi

picked her up last week, not a lot to do to her except add my own touches to her by updating the interior. looking forward to some advise and watching all the projects going on here.
shes a 55 with a 429, C6 tranny, coil overs and 4link out back.
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Old 08-15-2014, 07:12 AM
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Welcome from the west coast - of Lake Michigan! That is a sweet ride.
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Old 08-15-2014, 07:17 AM
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Good luck with her, she's beautiful, Lots of good guy's here. some times ya have to take a few ideas from him and add them to this, but you will get your answer, parts are swapped when needed, this is a great place.
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Old 08-15-2014, 07:51 AM
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Welcome from Eastern Kentucky.

Great looking truck.
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Old 08-15-2014, 09:01 AM
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Welcome from another Michigander. What part of the state are you from? I live in Kalamazoo. You have a great looking truck there. Enjoy it before the snow starts to fly.
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Old 08-15-2014, 09:33 AM
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Welcome from another Michigander. What part of the state are you from? I live in Kalamazoo. You have a great looking truck there. Enjoy it before the snow starts to fly.
im from roseville on the eastside getting ready to enjoy the dream cruise
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Old 08-15-2014, 11:11 AM
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Welcome to FTE!

That's a real beauty! Nice find and good luck with her.
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Old 08-15-2014, 03:14 PM
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There is a great 48-56 Ford truck club in the Detroit metro area called Klassic Haulers.
They meet in Livonia once a month, but come from all over the city.
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Old 08-15-2014, 03:46 PM
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Good looking truck. The setup is quite similar to mine to include the bed tubs.

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Welcome from No. Calif. beautiful 55.
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Welcome to FTE! That's one sharp truck you have there. Enjoy it.
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There is a great 48-56 Ford truck club in the Detroit metro area called Klassic Haulers.
They meet in Livonia once a month, but come from all over the city.
We meet the 4th Thursday each month. This month at Rotary Park in Livonia at 6:30 pm.
Come check us out, no obligation.
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welcome from upstate new york!
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Nice truck! and welcome!!!!
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welcome to site , were are all addiction enablers here so beware .............. and nice truck and yep it has a true ford motor not a darn chitty like so many ..................
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