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RE: 70 BGT advice

Subject: RE: 70 BGT advice
From: "Dereck C" <>
Date: Sun, 05 Dec 1999 23:21:18 GMT
Well I think the nays have it.  Thanks for all the replies everyone!


----Original Message Follows----
From: Hans Duinhoven <>
To: 'Dereck C' <>,
Subject: RE: 70 BGT advice
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 
 > 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 
 > 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 
 > roadster and two other late model vehicles.
 > Dereck
 > 70 mgb
 > 70 mgbgt paternal twin (car in question)

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