Saved! 1978 Grand Am

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CoachFoust

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Jul 8, 2015
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Lots of work to do, and I’ll likely not get to it for awhile, but I had to save this 1978 Grand Am from becoming a racecar...
 
CaliWagon83

CaliWagon83

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The Pontiacs definitely had the best/coolest gauge cluster. :)
 
DRIVEN

DRIVEN

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We all thank you for your service.
 
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clean8485

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Dec 18, 2005
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Looks pretty good. Good for you for saving it. How are the body & frame? Looks like its got some nice options as well. What's under the hood? 301?
 
1evilregal

1evilregal

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Apr 23, 2009
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thank you for saving it! if that right side pod is a tach, save it! those IIRC are a one year only item, and highly sought after...

the car looks rough, but def saveable,,,, somehow it just looks right with the aluminum slots and spinners!
 
michmalibuman

michmalibuman

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Good save. Very cool car.
 
olds307 and 403

olds307 and 403

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I really like the looks of the Grandam's. It looks pretty rust free. I like the Black and Gold factory paint. I also liked the sporty Pontiac interiors from those years.
 
grandamman

grandamman

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Nice find. As stated, well optioned too. Please don't spend the next 2 years of your life changing it from a landau to a hard top lol..
 
olds307 and 403

olds307 and 403

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Crap, it is a rust collector, I mean vinyl top :)
 

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