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Old 02-10-2015, 01:29 AM   #1
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59 Crown, no motor or trans, Idaho

Not mine or my ad, just been staring at it while searching...http://boise.craigslist.org/cto/4864877244.html
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Old 02-10-2015, 06:41 AM   #2
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Finally! A Crown I can afford!
How hard is it to get a title out there?
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Old 02-11-2015, 03:32 AM   #3
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Finally! A Crown I can afford!
How hard is it to get a title out there?
It's in Idaho, which isn't too hard, given how lax they usually are on rules/laws. The tricky part for you would be getting it to Florida :P
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Old 02-11-2015, 03:41 AM   #4
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LOL it would be cheaper to fly first class to Idaho and take a limo to the site where the bus is kept than to tow it even halfway.
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Old 02-11-2015, 06:49 AM   #5
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LOL it would be cheaper to fly first class to Idaho and take a limo to the site where the bus is kept than to tow it even halfway.
Too bad you can't fly to Idaho, find a motor and tranny for it, then drive it back to Florida, but that would probably cost a bit too.
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Old 02-11-2015, 06:56 AM   #6
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A proper engine and tranny and someone/somewhere to put them in and fix probably every other thing would be very pricey.
If I'm spending more than a few grand I'm getting a coach.
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Finding an engine is going to be the challenge unless you can live with a doghuse poking up in the middle of the bus.

A Cummins 220/262 pancake was a bolt in replacement for the original H-S. DD 6-71's were also used in that vintage. Newer vintage used the Cummins 855 pancake. None of which are at all common in the used market.
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Old 02-11-2015, 11:21 AM   #8
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No they are not.
All said it would cost a ton more than a nice crown that already runs and drives. Probably more than two of them.
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Old 02-13-2015, 09:10 PM   #9
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The bus co. I drive for has 3 busses for sale 1500 here in Idaho and a couple more for parts.


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Old 02-14-2015, 02:13 AM   #10
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I have Cummins engine and 5 speed for sale

Will sell engine and trans for $2500. Install is available here in Twin Falls, Idaho.. Frank 208 423 5969
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