1973 kenworth

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  1. Jasonar15

    Jasonar15 Medium Load Member

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    can anyone tell me the model of this kenworth? Has the v8 Detroit.
     

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  2. Bean Jr.

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    In addition to the engine, we need the suspension.
     
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  3. Jasonar15

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    Not sure suspension.
     
  4. AModelCat

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    I believe that was an early W900.

    There was one website that I can't seem to find that had a ton of info about vintage kenworth trucks.
     
  5. Jasonar15

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    Yeah it’s for sale and I’ve always liked the old trucks and the v8 Detroit’s.
     
  6. Old Man

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    Be sure and buy ear plugs too.
     
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  7. Shock Therapy

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    Being around a 8V-71 is a sure fire way to get to not liken em.
     
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  8. Ristow

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    Looks like torsion bar but that's easily remedied.


    Drop a series 60 in that and you'd have something.
     
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  10. AModelCat

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    No way! I found that exact kit, unopened, at a neighbour's yard sale like 15 years ago.
     
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