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Gallup, New Mexico: Muffler Man - "Dude Man"

Fiberglass statue on the roof of a used car dealership. Wears a cowboy hat.

John's Used Cars

416 W. Coal Ave., Gallup, NM
John's Used Cars. On the northeast corner of W. Coal Ave. and S. 5th St. I-40 exit 20, drive south to Hwy 66, and turn left. Drive to 5th St. and turn right. The Muffler Man is one block south, on the left.
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Dude Man.

Dude Man

Standing in the classic Muffler Man pose, he still looks great in June 2019.

[NMatson, 07/07/2019]

Muffler Man.

Muffler Man - "Dude Man"

Standing in the classic Muffler Man pose.

[Roger Sleight, 01/01/2015]

Muffler Man.

Muffler Man - Dude Man

Dude Man is still here! We were happy to see that his hands are still in the appropriate muffler-holding position.

[April N, 09/30/2013]

View from the User Cars sign.

Gallup "Dude Man"

The Gallup "Dude Man" is alive and well. I guess not technically alive, but certainly well.

[David Pike, 05/11/2013]

Gallup Dude Man.

Gallup "Dude Man"

I saw a muffler man in Gallup, New Mexico about two years ago. He can be seen from the main street going thru town (approximately 1/2 block from the main street). I'm from San Francisco so I can't give you any more details on the Gallup Tire Guy but I can tell you he bears a suspicious resemblance to the Tire Guy who use to be on Mission St. in SF until the late 70's.

[Philip Michelson, 07/28/1997]

This Muffler Man stands on the roof and wears a cowboy hat.

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