1971 Plymouth Duster
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1971 Plymouth Duster , 340 V/8 Automatic trans. Restored apx 3years ago , and still looks like the day it was completed. The pictures you are looking at today, were just taken . your not looking at old pictures. this was a rust free body, before the restoration was done. the miles are the original documented miles, only 73114 miles since new. This car started its life as a factory 318 car, with auto trans, Air-conditioned, power Steering, and manual drum brakes (VL29G1B) It now has a 1970 340 V/8 motor. It was all rebuilt, and is a very strong runner with 9.5:1 compression, with a Mopar hydraulic purple shaft cam (284 duration/484"lift)
The 340 heads were also reworked and hardened valve seats were installed. It is topped off with a factory340 intake manifold and a new 600 cfm carb, with electric Choke. This very Impressive 340 runs extremely well, and can be driven anywhere on pump gas.
The car has the Factory exhaust manifolds, and air cleaner. The Ignition has been upgraded to Electronic ignition, this helps keep it running better , and hassle free.The excellent shifting transmission is the original numbers matching 904. It has a 8 3/4 rear end with 3:55 posi gears. the rear end housing was sand blasted and painted gloss black. The exhaust system sounds great ,thanks to the newer flow masters, and the crossover H-pipe that were installed. The factory style chrome exhaust tips finish things off well.
This awesome little Duster Handles excellent and has many new, or newr parts on the front suspension.
The interior was also replaced and still in excellent condition. the seats were all recovered, the headliner was also replaced, as well as the carpeting too.
the dsh pad is in great shape with no cracks in it. even the trunk has been detailed and refinished. it still has all its original sheet metal on the trunk floor, and the original trunk matt. the spear tire and jack are also in excellent shape, and detailed very well.
The paint and body work was professionally done, and look great. It was wet sanded and buffed in 2000 grit wet sand paper. then buffed to a high gloss & shine. the body work that was done are the car is alos very nice & stright.
all the panels still fit and line up good. There are only a couple of small chips on the front of the car from being driven the last 3 years. The glass on this car is still in great shape, no fogging , and no cracks.
The Chrome on this car is near perfect. the bumpers are excellent and the mirrors are also in great shape. no pits, etc. some of the 340 up/grades that were also done to this car are a Immaculate sharkstooth Grill, the 340 hood scoopes, and the 340 black stripes. the rear wing was also added, and is refinished in satin black. The center line wheels , and newer BF Goodrich tires help make a nice statement for this strong running car. the fronts are
185/70 R14 and the rears are 245/60 R14.
The overall Veicle condition is very nice.
you will not be disappointed with this incredibly clean , rust free Duster.
It is truly a perfect all purpose car that can be driven anywhere, and still stop in at the local shows and take home a trophy at the end of the day.
It's also perfect for the cruse nights that have become so popular over the past several years. This duster has been stored in a climate controled garage, by the last two owners that had this car, and is currently stored the same way.
As a little bonus on this Duster I have the original owners manual , and the original consumer info page too, that came new with the car. I also have several reciepts for the parts and labors that went into this car.
Also avalible with this car is the origianl Chrysler Corp Warranty & Limitation of Liability info card with the original owners name filled out on it.
Last but not least I also have an origianl 1971 Plymouth sales brochure .
This Duster was Purchased new in Albuquerque , New Mexico on 4/19/1971 .
As you can see the car is very documented, and is certainly a beautiful show piece ! If you have more questions please call and ask for Bryan 1-888-477-2518