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1977 Toyota Pickup

Discussion in 'Toyota Trucks & SUVs' started by chaos316, Jun 13, 2012.

  1. Jun 13, 2012 at 3:37 PM
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    I found a 1977 toyota pickup for sale. The only things I know of it is that it runs, its an SR5 long bed. I haven't seen pics but she says its in "alright" shape. She's asking $1500 for it. Ill post pics once I get them, and more info when I receive it. I was just wondering what you guys think I should offer. I just thought it would be cool to have a classic toyota.
     
  2. Jun 13, 2012 at 3:38 PM
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    1977 definitely wana see a pick o that
     
  3. Jun 13, 2012 at 3:41 PM
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    She said her ex-husband bought it from the original owner, then he gave it to his son.
     
  4. Jun 13, 2012 at 3:42 PM
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    Are these that hard to find? I REALLY want a short bed...
     
  5. Jun 13, 2012 at 3:45 PM
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    There are a few for sale in KS. I know because I was searching NE and surrounding areas recently. An 89-95 will cost more (think 3500 to 6500) but probably have better chances of finding one in decent shape.

    Whether or not that price is fair depends entirely on how much rust is on it, what kind of mileage it has, and what kind of upkeep has been done to it.

    ask her about rust and if the engine has been rebuilt
     
  6. Jun 13, 2012 at 8:03 PM
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    That was my very first vehicle. 1977 Hilux shorted... I miss that old truck.
     
  7. Jun 13, 2012 at 8:14 PM
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    The option u have with that Hilux is that there are many companies and I bet even a local one or two, that sell low mileage engines for Japanese cars and trucks. Due to hi pollution in Japan, they discard engine after 35-40 k miles I believe. The are easy to remove and instal as well.
     
  8. Jun 14, 2012 at 10:10 AM
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    she said the mileage says its pretty low, so it I'm guessing it has turned over a time or two? she's asking 1500 and says she's not set at that price, how much would you guys offer her?
     
  12. Jun 14, 2012 at 10:16 AM
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  13. Jun 14, 2012 at 10:25 AM
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    how should i go about getting her down to that price? lol thats a big jump. she says it runs great
     
  14. Jun 14, 2012 at 10:29 AM
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    offer 500 bucks, if she doesn't counter offer, walk away.
     
  15. Jun 14, 2012 at 10:35 AM
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    that is very true. its a 2 and a half hour drive up to where it is. I'm going to see what i can do. so bring 700 max?
     
  16. Jun 14, 2012 at 10:38 AM
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    sheesh do you trust that thing to get back 2 and half hours?

    Price is totally up to you, with that drive I'd only do 600.
     
  17. Jun 14, 2012 at 11:01 AM
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    alright. thanks for the advice! I love this site!
     
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