Date: Tue, 02 Aug 2005 14:51:43 GMT From: Saab Guy <nothingnospamo.com> Subject: Re: Which year is this SAAB model 96?
On 2 Aug 2005 14:42:29 GMT Dave Hinz <DaveHinznospamcop.net> wrote: > On 2 Aug 2005 04:47:58 -0700, saabyurk <tednospamrkon.com> wrote: > > Saab Guy > > How many strips did the 71 have on the side? I don't have a 71 > > brochure, but the 70s all seemed to have two chrome strips. > > This one looks like it has the black rubber cap on the rear fender at > the stripe, and probably the rubber and SAAB logo on the bottom of the > front fenders...71, then? > Dave, I asked my Father who owned it, just in case because he originally said he did not know so before I gave him clues that it was either a 1970 or 1971, I just asked him if it was a 1969-1974, and he said it was a 1971 so that confirms it. :) Now if I can get the VIN from my Father and somehow track that thing down, probably 99 out of 100 it's been in a scrap yard for the last 10-15 years, or crushed and turned into a Toyota or Washing Machine by now, but it would be cool if it was "together" and "somewhere"! Can't I just contact the DMV to see? Do they have records that go back that long? I'll ask my Father to check his records to see if he might have the VIN somewhere. Thank you. - Ryan