Vanning.com logo
Boxdin
Site Navigation


Advertisements
Recent Posts
Teaching myself CAD
by kursed. February 29th 2020 12:36 am
1987 Dodge B250 - “Painkiller”
by kursed. February 29th 2020 12:31 am
Flares for 01 ford
by Deathorvictory. February 28th 2020 8:45 pm
Introduction
by frscke1. February 28th 2020 7:19 pm
COUNCIL MEET
by dix. February 28th 2020 3:36 pm
Extra Rolling Heavy Back Issues?
by Charlie99909. February 28th 2020 2:01 pm
My 72 Dodge Chop Project
by Lee7673. February 28th 2020 12:31 pm
New to here but not new to vans
by Lee7673. February 28th 2020 11:02 am
Van Life!
by Lee7673. February 28th 2020 11:01 am
greetings....
by Lee7673. February 28th 2020 11:00 am
Featured Links
Vanning.Com is a an authorized Amsoil Dealer


Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2
1977 Dodge tradesman - $4000 (Vista ca) #749668
June 14th 2019 11:27 pm
June 14th 2019 11:27 pm
Joined: Jun 2010
Posts: 14,670
Van Diego California
frscke1 Offline OP
frscke1  Offline OP

Joined: Jun 2010
Posts: 14,670
Van Diego California


SUNSHINE VANS-VAN DIEGO
ADRENALIN BY THE GALLON & CHASIN RACIN
ONE FOR THE DIRT & ONE FOR THE STREETS
'93 CHEVY G30 454 4X4 SPORTVAN EXT 146" WB
'92 CHEVY G30 454 BEAUVILLE EXT 146" WB
Re: 1977 Dodge tradesman - $4000 (Vista ca) [Re: frscke1] #749669
June 15th 2019 12:46 am
June 15th 2019 12:46 am
Joined: Feb 2013
Posts: 125
Seattle, WA
S
SeattleVanDude Offline
member
SeattleVanDude  Offline
member
S
Joined: Feb 2013
Posts: 125
Seattle, WA
This kind of ad with a lot of precious “patina” photography that has no real detail and slang terms like “OG” used out of context do nothing but irritate me. Sorry, but you’re either selling or you’re not. WTF does “testing the waters “ even mean? I’m so tired of this nonsensical term. Either s**t or get off the pot.

I can see this van very easily for what it is... an old project that needs a lot of work and isn’t going to bring some kind of bulls**t Instagram “#vanlife” nirvana. Seriously, is he really trying to say that, “new valve stem seals” that “ don’t leak” add some kind of actual value??! Not only would I expect them to not leak but I question anyone that would think this would be a valuable advertising strategy. OMG, is the glass actually clean? Wow, that is amazing! Oh and you know what you have?? Good for you! Please, save me from this lame ad.

Re: 1977 Dodge tradesman - $4000 (Vista ca) [Re: frscke1] #749678
June 15th 2019 7:46 am
June 15th 2019 7:46 am
Joined: Feb 2002
Posts: 27,025
Pittsburgh,Pa USA
newkirkinc1 Offline
Old Timer
newkirkinc1  Offline
Old Timer
Joined: Feb 2002
Posts: 27,025
Pittsburgh,Pa USA
Lots of work and to much money.


Jim & Lucy Newkirk
1965 Chevy Bad Influence
1981 Chevy-the Love Shack
2012 Chevy Van , 2020 chevy van
Wrangler go cart Van
vanninvanner@comcast.net
Vannerz
77 chevy Prohecy rebuild

Re: 1977 Dodge tradesman - $4000 (Vista ca) [Re: frscke1] #749688
June 15th 2019 8:05 am
June 15th 2019 8:05 am
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 751
Fort Lauderdale, FL
MACE Offline
old hand
MACE  Offline
old hand
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 751
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Nice edit on that last pic.
Good looking van

Re: 1977 Dodge tradesman - $4000 (Vista ca) [Re: frscke1] #749691
June 15th 2019 10:37 am
June 15th 2019 10:37 am
Joined: Feb 2016
Posts: 695
Portland, OR
Deathorvictory Offline
addict
Deathorvictory  Offline
addict
Joined: Feb 2016
Posts: 695
Portland, OR
No way I would drive 90 in that thing


1979 Dodge B200 Shorty, 1987 B250 Longy
Re: 1977 Dodge tradesman - $4000 (Vista ca) [Re: frscke1] #749709
June 16th 2019 10:05 am
June 16th 2019 10:05 am
Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 146
St.Louis,MO
D
dartphil Offline
member
dartphil  Offline
member
D
Joined: Feb 2009
Posts: 146
St.Louis,MO
This guy is starting a raffle to sell this van starting tonight on one of the van facebook sights , selling 80 tickets 100.00 apiece.

Re: 1977 Dodge tradesman - $4000 (Vista ca) [Re: frscke1] #749711
June 16th 2019 10:17 am
June 16th 2019 10:17 am
Joined: Feb 2018
Posts: 101
Seattle, Washington, USA
RichardB Offline
member
RichardB  Offline
member
Joined: Feb 2018
Posts: 101
Seattle, Washington, USA
LMAO!

"Cons:
needs a brake booster and master cylinder as well"

One sentence later:

"fires right up flys 90 down the road easy and stops great disk brakes up front drum in rear."

So it needs a booster and master cylinder but stops great? God I hope someone smart ends up with this van...


1991 Dodge B250 Zephyr Conversion. "Bi-frost" 74,000-ish original miles and counting.
- 318TBI; has headwork and other bolt on upgrades. Runs strong and smooth!
- Powertrax locker
- 3" aluminum radiator.
- Rear air springs, rebuilt suspension, steering stabilizer.
Re: 1977 Dodge tradesman - $4000 (Vista ca) [Re: frscke1] #749712
June 16th 2019 11:36 am
June 16th 2019 11:36 am
Joined: Jan 2001
Posts: 2,342
East Brady, PA
M
Meanmachine Online content
veteran
Meanmachine  Online Content
veteran
M
Joined: Jan 2001
Posts: 2,342
East Brady, PA
Another "Best of Craiglist" ad.

Re: 1977 Dodge tradesman - $4000 (Vista ca) [Re: frscke1] #749713
June 16th 2019 12:41 pm
June 16th 2019 12:41 pm
Joined: Aug 2001
Posts: 12,049
Fircrest, WA
Reed Offline
Maniac
Reed  Offline
Maniac
Joined: Aug 2001
Posts: 12,049
Fircrest, WA
"Van has a 360 with the 4 speed trans auto"

I seriously doubt this, unless you count reverse as a speed. The Mopar four speed auto wasn't introduced for smallblocks until 1988. Sure, someone could have swapped one in, but I doubt it.

I see a $1500-$2000 van, maximum. The buyer will have to spend lots of time correcting the previous "improvements."


Windows- they're what make a van worth owning!
Re: 1977 Dodge tradesman - $4000 (Vista ca) [Re: SeattleVanDude] #749741
June 17th 2019 1:00 pm
June 17th 2019 1:00 pm
Joined: Aug 2017
Posts: 458
Californi-ay
cornfarmer Offline
addict
cornfarmer  Offline
addict
Joined: Aug 2017
Posts: 458
Californi-ay
Originally Posted by SeattleVanDude
This kind of ad with a lot of precious “patina” photography that has no real detail and slang terms like “OG” used out of context do nothing but irritate me. Sorry, but you’re either selling or you’re not. WTF does “testing the waters “ even mean? I’m so tired of this nonsensical term. Either s**t or get off the pot.

I can see this van very easily for what it is... an old project that needs a lot of work and isn’t going to bring some kind of bulls**t Instagram “#vanlife” nirvana. Seriously, is he really trying to say that, “new valve stem seals” that “ don’t leak” add some kind of actual value??! Not only would I expect them to not leak but I question anyone that would think this would be a valuable advertising strategy. OMG, is the glass actually clean? Wow, that is amazing! Oh and you know what you have?? Good for you! Please, save me from this lame ad.



Amen brother! cheers

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Moderated by  Astro 

Donate


Upcoming Events
Vanfest 2020
06-12-2020
discovery
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 0 guests, and 3 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
Alhassan, Chevy1983G10, Mahoney67, Ken360, CherryBomb
11347 Registered Users
Top Posters(30 Days)
kursed 56
frscke1 47
Wedgy 40
Lee7673 38
Forum Statistics
Forums68
Topics36,911
Posts528,179
Members11,348
Most Online177
May 8th, 2013

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1