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Greensburg, Pennsylvania: Formerly Headless Muffler Man

A Muffler Man, painted as a Pittsburgh Steeler football player for years, was decapitated by a storm in 2009. Repainted as a Bunyan in 2021; the old head finally reattached on July 26, 2023.

Lugnutz Tire Service

Address:
500 New Alexandria Rd, Greensburg, PA
Directions:
Lugnutz Tire Service. US-119, east side. Road is hilly and winding, so keep a sharp lookout for him.
Phone:
724-834-5180
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Muffler Man, 2023.

Formerly Headless Muffler Man

Visited with my sister. Had to park (temporarily and quickly) at the pizza shop across the street. The Muffler Man looked fabulous -- fresh paint and complete. Although his hands/arms were empty.

[Mary G, 10/11/2023]

The head is back!

Headless Muffler Man

The Headless Muffler Man in Greensburg got his head back, after a decade!

[Jessie Delio, 08/03/2023]

July 2023: Restored as a Bunyan with a head.

Muffler Man

Easily seen from the road: the newly-reheaded Muffler Man.

[Matt Cmar, 08/03/2023]

His feet seem to have sunk into the ground, but the head looks great.

July 2023: Restored as a Bunyan with a head.

Muffler Man

The Muffler Man in Greensburg has regained his head as of 7/26/23.

[Paul Adams, 07/31/2023]

An impressive example of fiberglass statue endurance (or neck plumbing), this one survived 14 years with nothing above his shirt collar.

Headless muffler man.

Muffler Man - Head Ahead

This guy's headless days are almost over according to the workers at Lugnutz Tire Service. They have restored the Bunyan head and will soon repaint their football player back into the lumberjack he used to be. I stopped and got the scoop and some last pictures before the restoration starts -- hopefully some time this summer, they said.

[Joel Baker, 06/25/2013]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Optimus Prime Metal SculptureOptimus Prime Metal Sculpture, Greensburg, PA - < 1 mi.
Mausoleum of Mister RogersMausoleum of Mister Rogers, Latrobe, PA - 6 mi.
Rural Space ShuttleRural Space Shuttle, New Alexandria, PA - 6 mi.
In the region:
Big Mac Museum Restaurant, North Huntingdon, PA - 8 mi.

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