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Old May 17th, 2014, 05:26 AM
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1963 Comet S-Twenty Two

This is listed for $850 buy-it-now on e-bay. Dang. If I had somewhere to park it I would buy it. It is in Americus Georgia and is mis-identified as a 1963 Ford Falcon.

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It has air conditioning, bucket seats, and padded dash.
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Look at the word "Comet" in the middle of the dash. Look at how they spelled out "S-Twenty Two" on the glove box. Look at the chrome knobs and the fancy instrument panel. This would be a nice car.
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Dennis Pierson
Tampa, FL
"The Wonder Falcon"

'63 Futura Hardtop (260, Ford-O-Matic, bench seat)
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Old May 17th, 2014, 09:33 PM
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I'm wondering what the extra springs are on the front shocks...
Roger Moore

63 "Flarechero"
powered by: '65 289-V8 | T5 | 8" TracLoc rear

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Old May 17th, 2014, 09:49 PM
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The Comets really do have a level of sophistication that our Falcons do not have. The script and other chrome details are top drawer.

Those are weird springs... Good eye Roger. Maybe coil-overs to support the extra weight of the A/C compressor. You would think the weight reduction caused by the rusted away battery tray would have been enough.

For that price it has a lot going for it.

Jeff Watson
Seattle, WA
'63 Tudor Wagon (170 - 3 spd.)

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