Restore or Junk?

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P5 Guy
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Restore or Junk?

Post by P5 Guy » Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:43 pm

https://www.msn.com/en-us/autos/classic ... ailsignout

So, your family hands a car down thru the generations, an accident has the insurance company claim it totaled. You can't fix the car and get it licensed?

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Skoll
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Post by Skoll » Fri Sep 13, 2019 5:57 pm

More dumb government overreach, imo. Is it that hard to have an inspector come out and declare it fit for the road?
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Gregg
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Post by Gregg » Sat Sep 14, 2019 10:20 am

Solution that works.
Take the car to another State, and register it there.
Then bring it back to your home state and get the title transfered.

AirForceShooter
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Post by AirForceShooter » Sat Sep 14, 2019 10:42 am

It should be retitled as a "Salvage Title" car.

AFS

N4KVE
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Post by N4KVE » Sat Sep 14, 2019 11:50 am

If you can’t get it inspected, & reclassified as a rebuilt title, then register it in Alabama. No titles before 1975 vehicles are required. While you may not live there, from 1980-2012, I registered my cars there, & never stepped foot in that state. They even mailed the tag, & paperwork to me here in Florida. GARY.

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