Almost all of my 1700+ posts have had the same subject. Usually it's something like, "7x Dodge in USA". I've searched thousands of vans looking for that perfect Dodge. Since I have next to no experience working on cars, the perfect van for me is as close to turn-key as possible.
Well, I recently threw all that out the window and picked up a "needs work" 75 Dodge B200 shorty with a 318 automatic:
Don't let the pic fool you. It's a 15 foot (at best), cheapy paint job on there. All the doors have rust issues to varying degrees. I'm sure the paint is hiding a few surprises too.
But before I get to the body, the brakes need work and the steering needs to be tightened up.
Here's what it looked like originally. Not sure what the gizmo behind the driver door was.
I've removed the remaining paneling and all the old insulation. I took out the non-working dealer installed AC, leaving me with the huge hole in the dash. But it's a start. And I figure I can keep the search going while I continue working on this one.