1966 Ford Galaxie 500 XL Starts after 30 years

Posted by: Jesse Kleib on 11/18/2021

1966 Ford Galaxie 500 XL Starts after 30 years

While it may be unfortunate, sometimes cars are forced to sit and be neglected without proper care due to unforeseen circumstances or lack of interest.

This time, we join in and check out a one owner 1966 Ford Galaxie 500 XL powered by a 428 with a 4-speed and this thing hasn’t been started up in 30 years!

After priming the carburetor and just a little bit of TLC, this Ford comes to life again in the matter of a few minutes. It’s amazing that something could sit so long and start up so easily!

Check out the video below to witness the classic nostalgia for yourself. That’s not a bad start to what should prove to be an interesting project!

Watch as this Chevy truck below starts for the first time in 43 years!