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Old 08-04-2014, 06:52 PM   #1
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Wink Well, I finally pulled the trigger!

The Wife & I went on that 5 hr.(turned out to be 7 hr. trip with traffice tie ups)trip to check out the 30 Coupe. The owner & I went on a 30 minute test drive. It ran great, went up & down a lot of hills and no overheating. When we got back I got underneath & everything looked good & clean. I was waiting for something to drip-but no drips. The paint does have so minor chips here & there. This car is going to make a very presentable driver. I rented a U-haul auto transport to get her home. The Wife & I left the next day (Sun.) hoping to dodge the rain. No such luck. About an hour & half out of York Haven, PA. we hit one of about 6 different rain storms. The good news is-the top doesn't leak. I spent most of today cleaning & polishing. I've att. 3 pics. The one is just before we left York Haven. The other 2 were taken when I was done cleaning today. I already have a shopping list for Snyder's started. I'm sure I'll have a ton of questions. You folks have been a great help to me so far & I really appreciate it. Smitty
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Old 08-04-2014, 07:00 PM   #2
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Very nice !!

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Old 08-04-2014, 07:28 PM   #3
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A nice looking car. Enjoy it every chance you get !
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Old 08-04-2014, 07:40 PM   #4
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She sure is pretty! Enjoy the ride!
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Old 08-04-2014, 08:07 PM   #5
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smitty i liked that car a lot when you posted it the other day for opinions. good luck with it and have fun.
it was a pleasure talking with you on the phone also
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Old 08-04-2014, 08:17 PM   #6
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Damn! Another fine A score!
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Old 08-04-2014, 08:19 PM   #7
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Mr. Smitty,

Awesome looking car... Enjoy your car!!
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Old 08-04-2014, 08:24 PM   #8
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Nice car! I was doing the same thing a few days ago.
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Old 08-04-2014, 08:36 PM   #9
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smittykid,

Anyone can pull a trigger. It is the aim that counts. Looking at those photos I'd have to say that your aim is perfect.

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Old 08-04-2014, 08:42 PM   #10
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Congratulations on your new coupe! You will have lots of fun with it I'm sure.
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Old 08-04-2014, 08:47 PM   #11
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Well done Smitty, enjoy.
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Old 08-04-2014, 08:53 PM   #12
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A very nice car! I love the color combination.
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Sharp looking car. Relax and enjoy it. Don't forget the insurance.
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Old 08-04-2014, 09:36 PM   #14
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Smitty,

You did two things well: (1) consulting with Mitch and (2) buying a beautiful car! Congratulations and enjoy your treasure!
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Very nice!!!

Since it seems to run so well, what is on your shopping list?
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Old 08-04-2014, 11:28 PM   #16
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Looks very nice....congrats on getting a nice A! This will be the start of some wonderful times that you will enjoy with her. My first Model A was a Standard Coupe back in 1963, and I have wonderful memories of that one.....took my wife out on our first date in that car,
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Nice.
Ever since I picked up a Model A it has proved to be a total chick magnet. Trouble is they all want to go play bingo.....Life's good.
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Old 08-05-2014, 12:18 AM   #18
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Good for you, now drive the wheels off that beautiful A.
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The Wife & I went on that 5 hr.(turned out to be 7 hr. trip with traffice tie ups)trip to check out the 30 Coupe. The owner & I went on a 30 minute test drive. It ran great, went up & down a lot of hills and no overheating. When we got back I got underneath & everything looked good & clean. I was waiting for something to drip-but no drips. The paint does have so minor chips here & there. This car is going to make a very presentable driver. I rented a U-haul auto transport to get her home. The Wife & I left the next day (Sun.) hoping to dodge the rain. No such luck. About an hour & half out of York Haven, PA. we hit one of about 6 different rain storms. The good news is-the top doesn't leak. I spent most of today cleaning & polishing. I've att. 3 pics. The one is just before we left York Haven. The other 2 were taken when I was done cleaning today. I already have a shopping list for Snyder's started. I'm sure I'll have a ton of questions. You folks have been a great help to me so far & I really appreciate it. Smitty
Very Nice Smitty,Enjoy Her.
I Just Got My 31 Also Gave $15.500.00 For It.
Did YouPay A Lot For Yours ??
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Old 08-05-2014, 06:50 AM   #20
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Congratulations, it's a pretty car. Have fun.
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