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Old 06-25-2006, 01:48 PM   #1
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Crowns Crowns any one own a Crown ???

Crown buses are super great buses. I tried several other makers before I discovered Crown. Anyone speak Crown? Crown buses with the mighty Cummins is a tough combination. I'm gathering parts to change the trans from a Fuller 10 speed to a Allison automatic with 4 gears. I'l be shiftless soon. Frank
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Old 06-25-2006, 07:44 PM   #2
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hey frank, john down here in n.w. oregon waveing a hand up your way. idaho is nice country. was through there last summer on my way back from montana. just thought id let you know we are speaking some crown as we speak. i am warming it up. havnt started her in a while. i work at a paper mill and my wife works so i dont get to taker out as much as i like. it hit 100 degrees here in oregon today. to hot. CROWNS RULE !!! i like internationals to. i got 2 of those. later, john- clatskanie, oregon OH YA, I GOT A ALLISON AUTO IN MY 84 6-71 PANCAKE TURBO AND LOVE IT.
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Old 06-25-2006, 08:07 PM   #3
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I dont think I've ever seen a crown in real life...

Must be a west cost thing.
My Old Bus :(
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Old 06-25-2006, 10:00 PM   #4
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crowns were built in california, so ya there a west coast thing. there is a few that filtered up to the north west. i am sure there scattered all over. they call them the cadilac of skoolies. people that have drove them for fun and for a job swear by them. i think the last twinkie style crown was made in 1992.
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