After extensive search in both The Netherlands and in the USA, I bought last June a 1978 Dodge Xplorer 224.

I found one on eBay for a reasonable price and it seemed in good condition, at least so I thought...

After a long trip, from AZ to LA and to Europe, it arrived in September. When you import a vehicle to The Netherlands it needs a

mechanical examination before you get the licence/title. this includes, proper operation of lights, brakes, emissions, safety belts, tires, body/chassiss, etc., etc.

So first I took it my car shop for the basics. I will post more about all the work that has been done.

 

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Upon arrival, the interior is complete and undamaged. In nice 70's green. The bathroom is in good shape. There was no matrass but due to hygenic reasons, I want to replace that anyway. It has a Norcold refrigerator. 110/12 volts. In the end I will convert that to a 240/12 volt version.

Very clean rig. doesnt even come close to looking 36 yrs old....

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