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Posted 4 years ago

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My friends moms car needed a little tlc so they brought it over to me. I had to realign the hood because they couldn't get it to close properly, so I did that and gave her a fresh coat of wax. For payment I got to drive around town for several hours before I took her back to him. Boy you sure get alot of looks with a car like that. Sweet!!!!!!!!!!!

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  1. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thanks lawat56
  2. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thanks amerpicker
  3. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thanks Savoychina1
  4. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thanks chevy59
  5. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you vintagemad
  6. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you DMK678
  7. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you rustyboltz
  8. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you decophobia.
  9. VikingFan82 VikingFan82, 4 years ago
    That's back when the T-Bird was a REAL car!
  10. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Your right, Ford should have never let the T-Bird go to a four seater. The one in the picture is all original, reminds me of the one Suzanne Sommers drove in American Graffiti.
  11. Chapeldreamer Chapeldreamer, 4 years ago
    I'd sure look good driving one of these! lol.
  12. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    You would look great driving this around town with your hair blowing in the wind. No one would be laughing, they would just wish it were them in the car instead of you.
  13. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    I forgot, thank you Chapeldreamer for your comment
  14. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Glad you enjoyed the photo and thank you ChePibe.
  15. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you destiny.g.v. glad you love this.
  16. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you so much Uranium222.
  17. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you rtbeerjazz glad you enjoyed.
  18. sharon , 4 years ago
    Nice thunderbird but I am looking for a 2002 chevrolet corvette ZO6 Avelate. If you have one and want to sell it and I would give it a good home let us know. thanks.
  19. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thanks Sharon for the comment.
  20. Madbalrog, 4 years ago
    Any true Ford lover would love to be cruising in this sweetheart.
  21. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you Madbalrog for your comment.
  22. Madbalrog, 4 years ago
    You're welcome, I love the old Fords and have more than my share, '62 Galaxie 500 XL, '67 Galaxie 500 2 door hardtop, '64, '66, '74, '77, '90 ford trucks and collecting parts to build a '28/'29 Model A Ford and also a '30/'31 Model A Ford Roadster. Ford =Fine Old Rednecks Dream
  23. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    My first ford was 1939 ford pickup that me and my brother bought off a preacher in town, it was setting in his front yard. I think we paid $125, Then I had a 65 mustang, 70 and 1/2 ford falcon and in high school order a new 73 Mach1. I worked 48 hours a week threw high school just to have cars.
  24. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you MooreAntique.
  25. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you Missbettie and good luck to you and your husband on the car.
  26. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you ntatum
  27. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you VictorianLady!
  28. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you jjp213!
  29. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you rocker-sd!
  30. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you PoetZoe!
  31. trukn20 trukn20, 4 years ago
    Thank you officialfuel for the American Graffiti memory!
  32. Mark, 4 years ago
    Does anyone know how to spell "CORVETTE" LOL Really what a great car the bird was, so cool!!!
  33. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Mark thanks for stopping by!
  34. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you Vontrike!
  35. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you trukn20 and for the nice comment!
  36. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you YardSaleMama!
  37. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you kerry10456! My friend that has this car told me to come over and get it again and go have new tires put on it. He said I could keep it for awhile and drive it. I told him to let it get a little warmer out and I would take care of the tires for him. It's such a fun car to drive. Looking forward getting back behind that wheel again and driving around some more this spring. It's a great old Ford!! Thank you all again for all the love on this timeless classic! :-)
  38. kerry10456 kerry10456, 4 years ago
    When you go pick it up, drop by here and get me , We'll make sure there is no aligment problem that might put undo wear on the new tires.
  39. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    You got it bro!!
  40. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thank you Philip!
  41. koolstuff, 3 years ago
    " T " for Thunderbird , " T " for Two, your right it should have stayed with 2 seats but I do like the 58, 59, and 60 too. bottom line it should have never turned into the huge gas gusler it has become. That 57's a car on my list.
  42. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you leighannrn!
  43. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you sanhardin!
  44. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you bpadg49957!
  45. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you Steeltoad63!
  46. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you Deanteaks!
  47. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you shughs!
  48. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you collector1963 and mtg75!
  49. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you egreeley1976!
  50. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you Scandinavian_pieces for stopping by and showing some love and the great compliment on the car!
  51. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you ThriftStoreAddict and Designer for stopping by and showing some love!
  52. papa papa, 3 years ago
    Had a red 56 T bird in high school. Got it for $500.00 and now it cost more then $500.00 for a set of tires. Nice thing about the car was you could work on it without a computer and you did not have to basically pull the engine to replace the car thermostat. That old T bird even got better gas mileage then my new ford truck.
  53. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you aycockonxion!
  54. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you papa for stopping by and commenting!
  55. officialfuel officialfuel, 3 years ago
    Thank you Longings!

    Michael
  56. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you crswerner!

    Michael
  57. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you WinterWolf for the love!

    Michael
  58. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you Hedgewalker for the love on the 1957 Ford!

    Michael
  59. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you BELLIN68 for the love and the great compliment!

    Michael
  60. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you Vwcollector for the love!

    Michael
  61. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you mikielikesigns2 for the love!

    Michael
  62. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you cocacoocoo for the love!

    Michael
  63. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you AntigueToys for the love!

    Michael
  64. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you blunderbuss2 for the love!

    Michael
  65. Kathycat Kathycat, 2 years ago
    Back than you either had a 57 Ford or a 57 Chevy. Loved them both. My first car was a 57 Chevy. It was 10 years old when I purchase it for $50.00 dollars, and sold it a few years later for $50.oo dollars.(hard to believe) to put towards a new 'Chevy/Nova" The car cost approx. $2,000. at that time.(which I took a 3-yr loan to pay off) LOL. I sure wish I had both of them today.
  66. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you Kathycat for the love and commenting on the trip down memory lane! All of us have had cars I know we wish we still had. Have a great day! :-)

    Michael
  67. Kathycat Kathycat, 2 years ago
    You're Welcome Michael. You too have a Great Day! Kathy
  68. Manikin Manikin, 2 years ago
    Love this car official ! It was the first car I ever drove (No drivers permit yet ) I was in a little town with just dirt roads when the neighbor asked if I wanted to drive . Of coarse I did ! I was 15 and he let me drive his t-bird it had a hard top that came off and was white like yours . Boy did I get in trouble because my grandparents saw me driving it . I think I was grounded till I got married :-) Great old memories .
  69. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Manikin thank you for taking me down your memory lane! I love your story about the car and your lifetime memory! I can picture you driving that car at the age of 15 with the biggest grin on your face! You have some great memories to share my dear, enjoy your day! :-)

    Michael
  70. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you mustangtony for the love!

    Michael
  71. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you sugargirl for the love!

    Michael
  72. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    Thank you chrissylovescats for the love!

    Michael
  73. officialfuel officialfuel, 2 years ago
    BELLIN68 it was a fun day with the car! It's just a good memory now, Thanks!

    Michael
  74. officialfuel officialfuel, 1 year ago
    Thank you RAD21289 for the love!

    Michael
  75. officialfuel officialfuel, 11 months ago
    Thank you farmlady for the love!

    Michael
  76. officialfuel officialfuel, 10 months ago
    Thank you SPEEDWAYPICKER for the love! Have a great day!

    Michael
  77. jjsr jjsr, 7 months ago
    Puts me in mind of Cheech +Chongs Next Movie where they borrow the neighbors T Bird.
  78. officialfuel officialfuel, 7 months ago
    Thank you jjsr for the love and the comment! Have a great weekend!

    Michael
  79. officialfuel officialfuel, 7 months ago
    Thank you Trey for the love!

    Michael
  80. officialfuel officialfuel, 7 months ago
    Thank you lexxm35 for the love!

    Michael
  81. officialfuel officialfuel, 7 months ago
    Thank you stelios for the love!

    Michael
  82. officialfuel officialfuel, 7 months ago
    Thank you Antiqage for the love!

    Michael
  83. officialfuel officialfuel, 5 months ago
    Thank you snowman3 for the love!

    Michael

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