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#1 PDXsubaru

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Posted 05 December 2013 - 01:39 PM

Hey guys!

I've wandered around on the forum little for the last year or so dreaming of when I could finally own a first gen wagon and that has now become a reality.  Monday afternoon I found a 79 wagon and craigslist in Salem, Oregon and that night I drove down and bought it!

It drives pretty well and isn't in too bad of shape.  The driver door is mismatched and there is some added paint that is a little off in color but thats okay with me for now! I have a little experience with cars but my roommate is very vehicle savvy so I am excited to learn on this guy.  I look forward to look to some of you for a little help along the way as well!

 

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#2 petey

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Posted 05 December 2013 - 02:25 PM

Wicked,love all these wagons coming out of the woodwork!

#3 moosens

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Posted 05 December 2013 - 03:04 PM

This one came out WITH the woodwork.
Sweet !!!

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Posted 06 December 2013 - 11:58 AM

Looks great! I'd like a wagon someday, myself. :)



#5 uggyea81

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Posted 07 December 2013 - 04:06 PM

i saw this on cl for 1000, you talk him down? 



#6 PDXsubaru

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Posted 07 December 2013 - 04:16 PM

Yea, I was able to talk him down quite a bit actually.  Got it for only $540.



#7 cricket

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Posted 09 December 2013 - 12:01 AM

very very nice!



#8 bonvo

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Posted 09 December 2013 - 12:44 AM

Looks great! I'd like a wagon someday, myself. :)

sell ya mine lol

 

looks like a cool wagon man love the fake wood grain



#9 ferox

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Posted 09 December 2013 - 02:27 AM

Nice work.  That's a pretty cool looking wagon despite the paint.  We're going to need more pics...engine, interior, etc.



#10 dn69141

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Posted 09 December 2013 - 02:31 PM

NO RUST!! OMG NICE!



#11 PDXsubaru

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Posted 11 December 2013 - 01:01 AM

Here are some more pictures

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#12 Bantum

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Posted 11 December 2013 - 08:06 AM

It's a Woody ! ... :wub: ... Gotta love an original, bit tricky to restore the paint though ... :mellow:

Cheers, Bantum ...


Edited by Bantum, 11 December 2013 - 08:11 AM.


#13 sjschlag

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Posted 15 December 2013 - 10:45 PM

That's a pretty nice GL! Jealous of you west coast guys with no rust!






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