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Anyone want to save a Saab 99 from the crusher?

Saab 99 GL

Interesting Saab story appeared on a FB timeline of The Saab Club of North America. They published an appeal of Barb Levengood (Clayton NC) to rescue one beautiful classic Saab 99.

Here are the details published in the appeal: “Attention SAAB Enthusiasts who hate seeing old rare SAABies get euthanized! Cocoa needs a home and someone who isn’t intimidated by her flaws and sees her true potential ASAP! She runs and drives and comes with spare parts. I’ve had many people interested since I first put her for sale in October, but no offers. Price is and has always been negotiable. I can no longer invest any energy in her as a project and the garage she’s living in is no longer mine. Please save her from the SAABy Rainbow Bridge!

We hope that this appeal will be heard by some of the true fans of the Saab cars, and find the money and places for this beauty.

And below, here are the details of the car itself.

1979 Saab 99GL

Color: Brown Trans: Manual Mileage: 154,000 Price: $2,500 OBO

Second owner ’79 99GL 4 Speed 2dr Sedan. She was a daily driver in PA until 2008. Spent the last 9 years mostly in storage with the occasional joyride. New exhaust and tires. Clutch replaced in 2010. Carroll Shelby Ronal Rims. Runs and drives great.

Some piecemeal restoration has been performed over the years as needed (lower quarters), will need more body restoration and has rust at the right control arm mount that needs to be addressed asap. Speedometer recently stopped working. Comes with spare parts including rotors, NOS fenders, used doors, taillights, NOS headlight bezels, and more. Early service records also available. More photos available upon request.

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