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Old 04-19-2007, 07:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
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just bought a 78 4x4 van, lookin fer info

looked all night last night on google... found very little information on these. by searching for quigley i found out that they did conversions that far back. So i'm guessing it's a quigley. So far really wondering if there are other companies that did the convert back then. I am assuming it's not a factory job, I guess they never made 'em. I've heard tell that that vintage chebby had the Dana "V-Drive" front systems that are complete ghosts now... can't find parts for nothin..

anybody had experience with vans? i'm posting on as many boards as I can find, and i know being a rockcrawling board your members would be quite in the dark about vans (top heavy maybe?) but it's worth a shot.
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Old 04-19-2007, 07:21 AM   #2 (permalink)
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So I'm asssuming you bought a Chevy van? You're going to need to give us a little more to work with. Specs?
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Old 04-19-2007, 08:15 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Pathfinder was doing conversions back then, Doubt it's a quigly with the V drive
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Old 04-19-2007, 02:53 PM   #4 (permalink)
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my brother had a pimped out 75 hippy chevy van. it was made by a company called van-tastic but when he went to sell it like 5 years back he looked for days trying to find the company to see if they wanted to buy it back and couldnt find anything
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