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Old December 11th, 2008, 10:03 PM   #1
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Toronado AQC JETWAY 707

I am an owner of and am looking for information on the American Quality Coach inc's, Jetway 707 limousines. Built mostly for airport shuttle services. Mine being built from a 1968 Toronado. I would also like to hear from any one who also owens one or knows of one for sale or in a parts yard or in some ones yard for that matter.
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Old December 12th, 2008, 03:12 AM   #2
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At one time there were two in White's Auto Salvage in Germanton NC (near Winston-Salem/Greensboro). It's been several years since I was there so don't know if they still have them.
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Old December 12th, 2008, 04:34 AM   #3
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Post a picture. I am skeptical
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Old December 12th, 2008, 05:22 AM   #4
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Yes, a picture would be cool.
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Old December 12th, 2008, 08:47 AM   #6
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Wow! That is one Helluva Custom Cruiser. Would definitely qualify for the Land Yacht category, actually for the Aircraft Carrier category!
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There you go Olds64 the landyacht club president should surely be riding in the back of that baby with a motorcade of "little" 98's in tow.
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Old December 13th, 2008, 05:11 AM   #8
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Wow! That is something else. Are they front or rear wheel drive?
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Are they front or rear wheel drive?
Uhhh, it's a Toronado.

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At the risk of yet again changing topics within a thread (), how about this Toro conversion:

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Old December 13th, 2008, 10:40 AM   #11
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Joe, there's one of those across town growing in the weeds! It does seem like an interesting car hauler!
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Old December 13th, 2008, 01:41 PM   #12
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Photos fo my 707 Jetway

Here is another site with photo of my Jetway.
http://my.net-link.net/~dcline/limoair1.htm
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Yes its bigger then a land yacht. I agree its an aircraft carrier sized car. How do you turn 90 degree corner without jumping the curb. Install a hot tub couple of cuties from Hooters and your in business.
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I thinkd that it could be on the same frame as my 707. Wich I understand was later used as the frame for the GM motor homes.

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Yes its bigger then a land yacht. I agree its an aircraft carrier sized car. How do you turn 90 degree corner without jumping the curb. Install a hot tub couple of cuties from Hooters and your in business.
I can take my 707 almost anyplace I can take a 4-door. But alleys give me problems.
When this was a chauffeur for Carey San Diego. I drove it to Seattle Wa., Denver Co. and Phoenix Az. As well as around San Diego. And no this is not one of the ones that
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Looks like a great set-up.

I'm glad it's not a rare model. Seems like there are plenty of '78's.
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I've only seen photos of these rigs.
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unusual...

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Cool, can you post some more pictures please. Very interesting
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There was one at the 2006 OCA Nationals in Dallas, TX, and It was for sale. It did take up quite a bit of space, and was "show only" as I recall.
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There was a grey one at Las Vegas used car dealer about twelve years ago...it sure was tempting
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I am an owner of and am looking for information on the American Quality Coach inc's, Jetway 707 limousines. Built mostly for airport shuttle services. Mine being built from a 1968 Toronado. I would also like to hear from any one who also owens one or knows of one for sale or in a parts yard or in some ones yard for that matter.
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707 Jetway

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I know where two of them are.
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