If this one had the 6.2 diesel it would be closer to being worth 7k

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> On Sep 16, 2016, at 12:16 PM, Randy Bennell via Mercedes 
> <mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:
> 
> I will say the same thing that I said about the Jeep Wagoneer.
> It would make a good hobby vehicle for you but I cannot see it as your daily 
> driver.
> You have an old pickup truck if I recall. It would be a lot like driving your 
> old pickup all the time.
> Sort of a fun vehicle to have around but not if you have to use it every day.
> 
> I drove a 1986 Chevy Suburban for almost 10 years but that was a while back. 
> I got it in August 1991 and sold it in December 2000.
> It was useful as it had 3 rows of bench seating and seatbelts for 9 people. 
> The engine never caused much trouble but the AT did. 700R4 transmissions were 
> not wonderful.
> Not much else was trouble  - did normal stuff like tires, brakes, ball joints 
> etc.
> AC was a bit of trouble as it had rear air and the lines under the truck 
> feeding the back unit would corrode with salt and leak.  I had them replaced 
> twice.
> Paint was not wonderful. I had it completely repaired and re-painted but 
> within a couple of years, it needed more repairs- especially around the rear 
> quarters and back doors.
> 
> Newer vehicles - especially trucks drive much nicer, make better mileage, and 
> are much quieter. I like the look of the old ones but I am not interested in 
> swapping my 2013 F150 Supercrew for an 80's Suburban.
> 
> RB
> 
>> On 16/09/2016 11:32 AM, Donald Snook via Mercedes wrote:
>> What do you all think of this:
>> 
>> http://www.ebay.com/itm/GMC-Suburban-/172337688513?forcerrptr=true&hash=item2820206fc1%3Ag%3AYqIAAOSwknJX1Ig0&item=172337688513
>>   Too see the pictures you have to look in the description.
>> 
>> I'm not looking for comments about it is ugly or things like that.  I know 
>> the 350 TBI is a great engine and this is a ¾ ton, so it has the heavy duty 
>> suspension and heavy duty transmission.
>> 
>> I am asking because I am trying to look at this without emotion.  I have 
>> always liked the big square suburbans and this is my favorite colors (on the 
>> exterior).  So, I am trying not be blinded by the fact that I like these.
>> 
>> Too me, it looks like it is in great shape and I don't see any real evidence 
>> of rust other than minor surface rust on the underside.  But, am I looking 
>> in the wrong place?
>> 
>> Don Snook
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