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My 1978 Dodge Xplorer 224
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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…Continue

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Recently bought a 1978 Dodge Xplorer 224. Now I will have to wait until it gets shipped to Europe!

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Xplorer 224 progress

Another photo, with the left cargo door open.

Posted on June 22, 2014 at 2:58am

Xplorer 224 progress

I bought a 1978 Xplorer 224 on eBay last summer and had it transported to The Netherlands where I live.

It seemed in good condition. But that wasn't the case unfortunately. It had lots of bondo over rusted lower panels and even they had moved the front suspension an inch or so, since the frame rails were rusting away on the left hand side, totally dangerous!…


Posted on June 22, 2014 at 2:56am

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At 9:10am on March 14, 2014, Rex Conaway said…

Is the explorer emblem from an RV? I can only make an emblem if I have an original emblem to work with to use to make a mold with. I would need a photo of it. email me at




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