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Old 09-17-2007, 07:44 PM   #1
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How not to sell an Airstream!

I know I saw a thread about this before, but couldn't find it to attach this to. It speaks for itself! eBay Motors: 1976 Airstream 31' Fixer Upper Bargain Discount (item 330166561194 end time Sep-23-07 14:49:18 PDT)


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Old 09-17-2007, 07:50 PM   #2
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Old 09-17-2007, 07:52 PM   #3
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Good grief! Reading between the lines, it sounds like the "relatives" left town owing them a couple of thousand dollars and an old Airstream. There's nothing wrong with it that a Titanium Master Card won't fix...
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Old 09-17-2007, 07:59 PM   #4
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Yuck! Oh, sell it for scrap PLEASE.

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Old 09-17-2007, 08:02 PM   #5
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My guess is it's on Elk Mountain in Lake County. That'd explain a lot.

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Old 09-17-2007, 08:08 PM   #6
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Old 09-17-2007, 08:13 PM   #7
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Oh my god! Someone pelase put it out of it's misery!
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Old 09-17-2007, 09:06 PM   #8
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Old 09-17-2007, 09:15 PM   #9
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How sad for the airstream. Everytime we do something to ours I always think she feels better to have that fixed. I feel sorry for this poor girl.
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Old 09-17-2007, 10:56 PM   #10
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It looks pretty grim.

Happily some maniac will purchase it and melt his and his wifes Titanium card bringing it back. This process will take about five years.

There will be a start to finish restoration thread that we will all enjoy.

Then after his wife leaves him in frustration there will be a new thread on fulltiming.
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Old 09-17-2007, 11:04 PM   #11
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Hey at least the people are honest. I got a kick out of it. That poor thing has a soul and begging to tell her story. Not sure I want to hear it though. The spices still in the cabinet pic are probably still functional.
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Old 09-18-2007, 12:06 AM   #12
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. . . . wonder if the price includes the bricks on the rear bumper . . . .
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Old 09-18-2007, 01:04 AM   #13
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I like the part "should be towable with a STRONG 4x4". Anyone got an 08 F-450 pickup they want to lend out for a few days???
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Old 09-18-2007, 03:48 AM   #14
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Does the location go with the trailer? That sure is a fine looking camp site, ... now how to remove all that trash so I can back my rig in...

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