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Salem, Oregon
United States


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Sep 19, 2008 at 8:22 am
Nice project
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Sep 1, 2008 at 12:02 pm
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Aug 31, 2008 at 6:07 pm
looks like a great project

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1935 Plymouth P36 Business Coupe (Coupe)

Last updated Nov 15, 2008  

Photo of a 1935 Plymouth P36 Business Coupe (Coupe)


Found in a hole in the New Mexico Desert it was dissembled to bring it up. Not much left of the interior and the typical rust on the body. I went to purchase a part for my wife's Desoto and made a deal to clean out the guy's shop which this body was in the deal. Plans are to make it a period correct for the 50's hot rod. Of course keeping it all Mopar.


Engine: none -- have a line on a original 6 and have a 318 in the garage which one ?
Trans: none

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Plans are to make it just a sweet driver. Upgraded suspension, small Chrysler V8 worked over for a little power by mainly for good MPG and sound. Steel painted wheel with moons and rings..... that kind of thing.

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'36 business coupe motor 4 or 8 cylinder

With gas prices as they are and the technology in 4 cylinders like the SRT4 I’m really having a hard time deciding which motor combo to put in my coupe. I like the idea of a 2.2 or 2.4 turbo set up for overall gas savings but I’m afraid that everyone...

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