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#41 Joe Flanagan

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Posted 28 September 2011 - 03:00 PM

You guys are killing me.

#42 Don Coatney

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Posted 28 September 2011 - 03:02 PM

You guys are killing me.

Drive it home!

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#43 TR Waters

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Posted 28 September 2011 - 04:34 PM

Try Yesterday's Tractors (www.ytmag.com) or UShip.com
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#44 greg g

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Posted 28 September 2011 - 04:34 PM

Look here, I am a professional vehicle transporter, for .70 cents a mile, I'll fly out to Phoenix and drive it to you in VA. It's about 2500 miles according to Bing Maps. Airfare from Syracuse is 164.00, I'll buy gas from the proceeds, you pay for hotels and 1 meal per day, and parts and repairs if needed. DC to Syr return flight is 136.

I can leave on Oct 5th. Should be there no later than 10/10.
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#45 Plymouthy Adams

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Posted 28 September 2011 - 06:04 PM

the moon is not in the right phase or I would have my alien friends tele-transport it for you..they only work at night by the way..

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Posted 29 September 2011 - 03:50 AM

check Hemmings for reputable transporters. forget the brokers. deal directly.

my 1.5 ton came from michigan. i intended to drive it home, but the brakes weren't good. i ended up using an insured pro hauler that i found in Hemmings, and he back-hauled it to nh for me. cost only $1000.00, but that was 4 years ago.

if the truck hasn't been driven much, i don't know that i'd want to drive it across country. it might be fine, but too many small things to go wrong.

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#47 Ralph D25cpe

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Posted 29 September 2011 - 07:03 AM

I've had vehicles transported in the back of a moving van as Don C suggested (from my past experience,most economical for a longer move).
Also used my truck and trailer,and lastly I've taken a bus,(taking along tools), to pick up a vehicle .As long as the vehicle is safe being driven on the road ,the last option while not for everyone definitely is the most fun.:)

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Posted 29 September 2011 - 07:28 AM

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Posted 29 September 2011 - 04:01 PM

I just had a 48 Plymouth Sedan delivered today from MN to Alvin, Tx. and only cost me 700.00 dollars from door to door. The companies name is Centrekin trucking Inc. contact Charles at 281-234-7752 or Kevin at 281-234-7015. Got the quote from Classic Car Transport,LLC call Jeremy at 913-749-0936 or cell # 816-267-3869 and he can help you. Move took place with no hitches. They require 200.00 down and the rest COD. They did a good job for me.

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#50 Joe Flanagan

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Posted 29 September 2011 - 04:30 PM

How long did you have to wait before they picked it up from the seller?

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