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Cars > monteman1978’s Garage > “#Grocery Grabber”

 

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monteman1978

M –40
Downingtown, PA
United States

 
 

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orange82
Mar 12, 2008 at 12:36 pm
5 from Lucky
 
 
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Spanky
Jul 17, 2006 at 11:16 pm
Sweet 78, good luck resoting it.
 
 
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hExx
Jun 25, 2006 at 9:57 pm
I love your car and am jealous that you have time to restore an old beauty like that!
 
 

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Photo of a 1987 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
#1 BAD BOY

1987 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Owner: 1BadSS

  • #1 BAD BOY: 69 pts (win)
  • #Grocery Grabber: 11 pts (loss)
  • Total votes: 16
  • Ended: Jul 2, 2006
 
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Carla

2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Owner: montemadness04

  • Carla: 79 pts (win)
  • #Grocery Grabber: 46 pts (loss)
  • Total votes: 25
  • Ended: Jul 1, 2006
 
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The SS

1986 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Owner: rmodys

  • The SS: 53 pts (win)
  • #Grocery Grabber: 32 pts (loss)
  • Total votes: 17
  • Ended: Jun 28, 2006
 

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1978 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Landau (#Grocery Grabber)

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Photo of a 1978 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Landau (#Grocery Grabber)

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About

I bought this car for two hundred dollars. I am the 3rd owner of this car. It was orginally sold to an old couple in FL in 1978. When they where done with it they gave it to there son and he let his son drive it. When I bought it off of them in 2000 the kid had put 3 big dents in the passenger side door and fender. I put twelve hundred dollars into it to get it road worthy. I had to put in floor boards but the frame was in great shape. I drove the car for a year when I was putting in a new door hinge and got my hand cought and went to hit the a-piller and missed and took out the windsheild. So now it sits in my back yard being pulled apart for a total restoration. I miss driving her. But I will make due with my other Monte. I figure it will take me about 10 years to do the project. Oh yea by the way it took Best in class at MM04 and 2nd place in work in progress at the same show. And at th NJMCC BBQ it took Best Work in Progress award.


May She Rust In Peace!!!

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305 I beleive it is the LG4, TH350and 2:89 peg-leg

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The name of Grocery Grabber

The name grocery grabbler was given to the the Monte the last day it was on the road at ACME of all places. Prior to that it was name The B*tch. Because it acted like one. I was always working on some thing to keep it runnin right. Don't get me wrong I...

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Rice burners

This car has tought some of the dumbest honda drivers in my area a lesson. That you do not mess with a Monte Carlo because you will get burned. 3 Victorys and 1 Loss due to loss of fuel pressure.aka"runing out of gas"

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