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RE: 70 BGT advice

To: "'Dereck C'" <>,
Subject: RE: 70 BGT advice
From: Hans Duinhoven <>
Date: Sun, 5 Dec 1999 11:01:20 +0100
If there is so much rust visible, be sure there is rust somewhere else.
Better perhaps to have this car as a sonor car for a more solid one with
less rust...



71 BGT

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dereck C []
> Sent: zaterdag 4 december 1999 18:48
> To:
> Subject:      70 BGT advice
> For the past week I have been looking at a 70 bgt in the area (DC metro 
> area) and I am looking for advice on whether I should buy it.  The vitals:
> Plus:
> Very strong engine, desmoged and nice cam
> Very clean and complete interior (leather)
> New paint in last couple of years
> Minus:
> Rusted through driver floor board.
> Rust near front of rear left leaf spring.  Bracket is solid.
> Rust bubbling under paint of quarter panel behind drivers door.
> What is the cost of having a shop replace the floor board?  What would you
> offer?  He wants 2000 and I offered 1500.  If I don't take it for 2000 he
> is 
> going to donate it to a charity.  Need to let him know by Sunday.
> It would be a complete luxury to purchase, seeing as I already have a 70 b
> roadster and two other late model vehicles.
> Dereck
> 70 mgb
> 70 mgbgt paternal twin (car in question)

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