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Classic Cars America LLC
1966 Lincoln Continental
Classic Cars America LLC
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- 69,132 miles
“For 1966, a number of changes came to the Continental model line. Although bearing a strong resemblance to its predecessor, the 1966 Continental was given new exterior sheet metal and the interior was again redesigned, featuring the new options of a tape player and a tilt steering wheel. The Continental grew in size, becoming nearly 5 inches longer, an inch wider and nearly an inch taller. Curved side glass replaced flat glass and the V8 engine was expanded from 430 cu in to 462 cu in .To improve the sales of the convertible, Lincoln added a glass rear window to the convertible top and improved the hydraulic system for opening the top and trunklid by adding a second pump, separating the two systems; the hydraulic solenoids were also removed from the car as well.”
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For sale by the long time (over 30 years) owner is this outstanding 1966 Continental convertible. This is the kind of car we love to find, a mostly original, low mileage cream puff. One look at this car and it is obvious that it has been meticulously maintained. The pictures really don’t do it any justice, (it was a cloudy day) this is one of the few cars that actually looks better in person. Purchased in 1982 from the original owners family, it is a combination of excellent original with some cosmetic and mechanical restoration as needed. The engine and transmission were both rebuilt in the early 90’s and it was repainted the original Rose Mist shortly after. In the following years it has rechromed bumpers, new carpeting, seat covers, new top, shocks, springs, brakes etc. The paint, exterior chrome and trim are excellent, as is the interior. The undercarriage is extremely solid, clean and dry and still carries the original undercoating. Nicely equipped with power steering, power front disc brakes, power windows, power door locks and power top. What follows are the details.
74A O 80 11A 32 6 4
Body Color Trim Date DSO Axle Trans
462 V-8 Engine
Stainless Steel Exhaust
Power Front Disc Brakes
Power Wing Windows
Power Leather Seat
Power Door Locks
Power Convertible Top
Tilt Steering Wheel
Remote Control Drivers Side Mirror
Auto Dimming Headlights
Pioneer AM/FM/Cd Stereo
Front & Rear Seat Belts
9.00-15 BF Goodrich Silvertown Tires Front & Rear
If you have been looking for a mid 60’s Continental convertible in great condition, this is it, they don’t come much nicer.
Included in the sale will be a binder full of receipts for work done over the years, the original owners manual and a custom car cover.
All features except what is listed below are fully operational and the cars runs great.
Please remember that this car is 50 years old and not perfect. The paint has a few visible flaws as shown, the cruise control, power door locks and auto dimming feature are inoperable.
THIS CAR IS FOR SALE BY OWNER AND LOCATED IN WHEELING, ILLINOIS 60090
Disclaimer; This vehicle is for sale by a private party and the above information was provided by the owner. We can make no guarantee as to the accuracy of the information. All vehicles are sold “AS-IS” and “WHERE IS” with no express, written, or implied warranty, representation, or guarantee (including, but not limited to; warranties of merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose). We shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness or defects herein and make no warranty in connection therewith. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle as to the condition and value and to purchase based solely upon that judgment. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about this vehicle. Seller is not responsible for typographical errors, printing errors, or omissions. The description above is for information purposes only and if you elect to forgo a personal inspection, we can make no guarantees as to your satisfaction with the vehicle. The seller shall make every reasonable attempt to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle prior to the close of sale and we make a concerted effort to describe all items accurately, but do not expressly or implicitly guarantee the accuracy or adequacy of any description.
Contact MUST be made within 24 hours of auction close. Full Payment must be made to the owner within 7 days from the auction close.
Forms of payment accepted: Bank wire transfer or certified funds. International sales are bank wire transfer only.
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