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Kurt Arends
12-11-2013, 11:52 PM
Weeell.

http://westmd.craigslist.org/cto/4230503732.html

Rick Franklin
12-12-2013, 01:16 AM
I'm absolutely speechless.:o

Denny Shira
12-12-2013, 02:19 AM
Great candidate for cruelty to coaches award,what an a-hole :confused:

Bill Marcy
12-12-2013, 07:40 AM
What a shame!

Gus Boucher
12-12-2013, 07:49 AM
And yet another person that had no idea what they had!!!!
A sad sad thing

Kurt Arends
12-12-2013, 08:43 AM
Unfortunately, there doesn't seem to be a lot of interest in these post-war Packard coaches that are in need of a full restoration. That lack of interest within our ranks makes them vulnerable to these idiots that would do such things.

This '51 Packard senior ambulance has been for sale here in my area for quite some time with, apparently, no takers. Looks to be a very deserving project.

http://desmoines.craigslist.org/cto/4187579744.html

Steve Lichtman
12-12-2013, 10:58 AM
Embarrassed that something like that is in Maryland.....

Kyle Martin
12-12-2013, 11:12 AM
Embarrassed that something like that is in Maryland.....

hey steve, theres idiots everywhere. don't feel to bad. I know of a 59 superior made into a 4 wheel drive and ive tried to buy it but 15k aint gonna get it. and he has the old frame and motor but what can you do. he thinks he bettered the car because he doesn't know the real deal and im not gonna tell him as I left a offer of 5k and he can have the wheels back as he thinks they are a big selling point. I did get the hubcaps for nothing though and they aren't goin anywhere. interior is intact but he said he had plans for that and I told him no deal if he removes interior. his wife wants it gone so I have a chance.

John Royark JR
12-12-2013, 11:42 AM
Embarrassed that something like that is in Maryland.....

I saw where it was from and I thought maybe it WAS yours...Come on admit it.
Although sad, its one of the better looking ones Ive seen. (No Im not saying I like it, its just Ive seen much worse.

John ED Renstrom
12-12-2013, 11:04 PM
a good body there. if yours is rusty and missing the trim this would be a good buy just for the body. then re sell the chassis to the kid down the street. you look at the pictures and they did not cut it up any. it even has both the year only headlight bezels

Steve Lichtman
12-13-2013, 10:10 AM
... it even has both the year only headlight bezelsActually, I don't think those are Packard headlight rings at all. Totally different from 51-53 and 54-only (below). It's said to be a '53 but it has a '51 grille and hood letters.