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1980 International Harvester Scout Review
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1980 Internaional Scout — It was a big brown POS but i loved it. The roof came off but took 4 people to lift.. it got horrible fuel economy even for a truck... It was nearly indestructable except for the plastic grille... Parts were damn near impossible to find. I would get another one in a heartbeat if i could afford it

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Beefy

Cons: Parts too hard to find

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Scout Diesel — My First Diesel. Great truck, powerful, great for plowing, wheeling, and highway driving. Great sound with 3" strait pipe. Soon to have a GM 6.2

Pros: Great truck.  I've really beat on this thing and it's still in as good of shape as when I bought it.

Cons: Nissan P.O.S. Motor, No overdrive

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1989 S1600 International — Name of "Big Ugly". Front of box converted to camper, with overhead bed. Rear had added windows, and tie downs for hauling off road Jeep.

Pros: Would haul anything you put in it or hooked to it.

Cons: "~~Six days on the road, but I'm gonna make it home tonight~~". Not the fastest truck on the highway.

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1979 International Harvester Scout Reviews

Ih Scout Ll Monster By Pasley14

Takes me anywhere from the beach to the rocks with its independent suspension. I love sharing it s abilities and pulling out people who get stuck. I can crawl then out in most cases without even going... Read More

Scout 2...best Wheeler The World Has Ever Seen!!! By Matt

...I had a Scout 2...not that Harvester Scout...it was awesome...4x4..amazing off roader...it was just covered in rust unfortunately and it stopped being made a long time ago so parts for it were very... Read More

1978 International Harvester Scout Reviews

Scout By Chris

UGLY AS SIN! However, with the dana's factory on the front and back combined with the 345 V-8 it is unstoppable. Put that thing in 4L and let it snap your neck! FUN? Are you kidding? Nothing will sto... Read More

Best 4-wheel Drive! By David

This truck does awesome in anything other than pavement, although it does well on paved roads too! Read More

1977 International Harvester Scout Reviews

Nuts And Bolts Anead Of Its Time Suv By hdrider46706

Owned a couple of these in my past years.. I found that they were fun to drive and had heavier truck components such as axles and such and the engines were big and easy to work on.. On operation the... Read More

My First Scout Traveler By Marc

Love this thing. Best tow vehicle I have EVER used in my life. It just goes and goes without feeling like it working to anything. My Suburban I can feel every little thing I tow with it but not this o... Read More

1976 International Harvester Scout Reviews

The Beast By migration_fyrbeast

I will buy another IHC Scout II before any other vehicle. When maintained she has been the most dependable vehicle I have ever owned. I have owned her for 20 yrs. now and she has never failed me yet. ... Read More

Go Anywhere... Anytime... By jasdanmoo

Still in process of fixing up. I have to get the motor rebuilt and interior and exterior work done over the next few years. But, she is reliable and a great 3rd vehicle when not the primary off road... Read More

1975 International Harvester Scout Reviews

Awesome Classic! By Paul

Great for four wheeling! Its built like a tank and it is very reliable. Parts are getting hard to find for it though. It makes it kinda a challenge to keep running. It's an awesome ride though and so ... Read More

Once You Get Hooked On Ih, You Can Never Get Out. By David

IH Scout II is the best off-road vehicle ever. Stock axles are strong enough for mid level wheeling Most came with V8 Aside from the body, a Scout will live forever. Strong frame Highly modifiable Th... Read More

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