Im Buying 1978 Ranchero Brougham and wondering if anyone can tell me the pros and cons and ways to improve it

Asked by May 29, 2015 at 11:11 PM about the 1978 Ford Ranchero

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What are you looking do? Is it just a daily driver? Then fix up what needs repairing and drive and enjoy it. Is it going to be an occasional car and for cruising? Restore it to showroom original, or mod it. Go online to a few Ranchero forums and see what other owners are doing.

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This is still just the basic, body on frame machinery that the Americans built for decades- as such, it will run forever if you just keep replacing worn-out parts- don't wreck it, and don't rust it- hot rod it if you want to, because they made a lot of these and they are not extremely valuable-

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