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Like most of our projects, the ’78 Chief rode home on our greasy trailer. The seller insisted it’d start up and drive onto the deck. Wrongo. It rode the winch cable. The Chief had sat under a tree in the seller’s father-in-law’s L.A.-area backyard for between 1-6 years. The layers of algae we scrubbed from the door jams suggest the latter.