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Re: Selling outside the U.S.

Postby John C » Mon Feb 04, 2013 8:48 pm

Rudi, it's a Monte Carlo. I have tons of pix, but I'm especially fond of this video I shot on my phone last weekend while pulling into the garage.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9x9v8fFiuhk
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Re: Selling outside the U.S.

Postby Gary Dotson » Tue Feb 05, 2013 7:16 am

Cool video, John! I was wondering if you were selling the Monte, guess I know now. It's certainly a slick & unique car.

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Re: Selling outside the U.S.

Postby Rudi » Tue Feb 05, 2013 5:19 pm

John:

3 of my favourite cars have to be the '57 Chevy Bel Air, '69 442 W-30 H/O, '69/'70 Goats. My last Olds was a 79 Cutlass S and it shared a similar style to your Monte Carlo. I liked the lines of those models. I like how yours sounds Very nice car. :big smile:
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Re: Selling outside the U.S.

Postby John C » Thu Feb 07, 2013 8:41 pm

Rudi wrote:John:

3 of my favourite cars have to be the '57 Chevy Bel Air, '69 442 W-30 H/O, '69/'70 Goats. My last Olds was a 79 Cutlass S and it shared a similar style to your Monte Carlo. I liked the lines of those models. I like how yours sounds Very nice car. :big smile:


Rudy, I had a nice '57 hardtop a few years ago. I also had this '79 Cutlass with a factory V8 and 5 speed manual transmission. Very rare car and in extremely good condition. I saw it for sale not long after I sold it for almost three times my selling price.

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Re: Selling outside the U.S.

Postby John C » Thu Feb 07, 2013 8:47 pm

coppersmythe wrote:good luck john , let us know how it turns out, coppersmythe........................


The potential buyer found a fellow in my area that is going to come and inspect the car for him tomorrow. Coincidentally, he knows me and has seen the car before. I would think that would make the buyer suspicious, but he doesn't seem to mind.

There is quite a bit of information on the internet about buying a car unseen. I know, because the potential buyer forwarded me a lot of it.

I still need to find out more about the broker/bonded agent - who hires him, how much does it cost, etc.

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Re: Selling outside the U.S.

Postby John C » Tue Feb 26, 2013 8:34 pm

As it turns out, the deal fell through. The buyer and the inspector got their wires crossed, so the buyer pulled out.

I suppose I'll never know if he was a legitimate buyer, but that's better than finding out the hard way that he wasn't...
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Re: Selling outside the U.S.

Postby grumpy » Tue Feb 26, 2013 9:35 pm

Thanks for getting back to us. I guess it fell through for a reason. :?
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Re: Selling outside the U.S.

Postby Bill Hudson » Tue Feb 26, 2013 9:37 pm

John,

You're ahead on that deal.
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