Spring 2020 Classifieds
CARS FOR SALE
1949 Mercury convertible restored LHD in good stock running condition. 255 c.i. flathead engine and three- speed manual gearbox with electric overdrive. Interior stripped and renewed with authentic fabrics and colors. A reliable touring car that has been enjoyed by our families! Chassis # 9CM-24506, VIN # 9M76-1030 48 01. Price offers are negotiable and more photos/details can be e-mailed. Contact Peter Hibbert, Victoria, Australia, cell 0419 800 122. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Downsizing collection. 1950 Mercury, 350 Chevy engine, mild custom, name on side, “My Special Angel,” asking $35,000. 1951 Mercury four door, stick shift, flathead V-8, drive anywhere, sun visor, $20,000. 1955 Montclair, mild custom, 351 Cleveland engine, runs good, two sets of wheels, stock, custom, $40,000. All three cars are drivers. 1957 Turnpike Cruiser, stock, restoring, painted, have all chrome, cruiser skirts, lots of money invested, asking $30,000 OBO. Contact Mike at (707) 548-4953 day; (707) 548-4933 evening; e-mail, michael.bruno @att.net.
1954 Monterey. Green top and Bloomfield Green bottom. Two-door hardtop. Original Green and Buff vinyl interior. Very low mileage, garage kept. Factory AM radio, Merc-O-Matic transmission, V-8, four-barrel carb, duals. $15,500 OBO. Lost storage. Call (941) 306-9893 or (941) 924-0062; e-mail email@example.com.
1955 Montclair two-door coupe. This was my father-in-law’s car. Everything described is true to my knowledge. The car has a threespeed Merc-O-Matic automatic transmission, with the shifter on the column. The engine easily starts, runs good and the car drives. It does not have the original engine, it appears to be a 1970s Ford engine. The odometer reading is at 39,025 miles. The sheet metal and frame are structurally solid. The paint is OK with a couple of scratches, looks good at 10 feet. It looks like a new gas tank and radiator. New brake lines installed several years ago. New custom carpet has been installed. The heat and ventilation controls need to be connected. New heater fan installed, but electrical not connected yet. Call (715) 292-0504; e-mail, bluegrassjunkie @gmail.com.
1956 Montclair, 312, 4-barrel, automatic, power brakes, power steering, air, Persimmon /White, original interior except carpet. Was in a museum in Kentucky, good original condition. Located in Ellijay, Ga. $34,900. Call Jim at (706) 635-7480 or (706) 889-0846; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
1964 tan Comet Caliente, two-door hardtop, bucket seats and console. Originally 289 and four speed. No engine, no transmission. $3,400. 1964 white Comet Cyclone, bucket seat and console. Originally 289 and four speed. No engine, no transmission. $3,900. I also have a 1964 Comet Villager woody wagon (hit in tailgate). It has a 289 automatic. I have all Villager specific parts. $3,500. Contact Carlos Vera at (720) 281-0940 call or text; e-mail email@example.com.
1985 Capri McLaren convertible. Red with tan interior, original paint. #243/250. 302 c.i., AOD transmission, fuel injection (throttle body). Front disc brakes, AM/FM/cassette stereo, Recaro bucket seats, manual top, new dual exhaust, new front struts, new rear shocks. Have original rims. 19,081 miles. $19,500 or best offer. Contact Tom at (419) 332-7869.
PARTS FOR SALE
1970 Ford/Mercury factory high-performance 9-inch Nodular Iron rear- end center section. Casting #DOOW-B. Mint condition for a used component. Big bearing configuration. Comes with nodular iron yoke; Nodular iron pinion support; pinion gear; and nodular iron caps with adjustment sleeves to set your gear backlash (ring gear and differential unit are missing). $500 plus shipping. I’m just a hobbyist and not a dealer, so due to the weight of this part and the rarity of it, picking it up in person would be preferred. If you must have it shipped, U.S.A. 48 states only please. Contact me with your zip code and I’ll get a shipping price for you. Call (269) 483-2331 0r e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. 10 a.m. to noon EST M-F is best time to catch me. Otherwise, please leave a message.
1984 Cougar 5.0L 302 V-8 complete engine assembly with matching AOD automatic transmission. Tacked up 110,000 miles before Michigan road salt claimed the body. Engine has never been apart, with the exception of new timing chain/gears and water pump. It has the throttle body fuel system with electric fuel pump. Used no oil. Premium fuel was always used, but wasn’t mandatory. Original radiator with a new core one year before it was parked, Fan and shroud, starter, alternator, power steering pump, air cleaner assembly, flexplate and all engine brackets come with it (engine stand not included). AOD transmission was serviced regularly and had no issues, and never been apart other than fluid and filter changes. Complete package $500. Will not separate. Pick up in person only. 10 a.m. to noon EST M-F best time to catch me. If that time doesn’t work for you, Please leave a message at (269) 483-2331 or e-mail email@example.com.
Rare factory accessory – 1955 or 1956 Mercury factory accessory outside visor. The visor is in good condition, missing one bracket which could be fabricated. There is some surface rust on the underside and some cancer on the right side behind end cap. All stainless trim is there, including end caps. Visor needs sanding and paint, has no dents. Can be shipped direct about $100. Price $350. Contact Bill at (845) 304-1257 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more info and photos.
1954 Mercury taillight, complete or parts. Call (815) 621-2148 or e-mail email@example.com.
Need side trim for a four-door 1949-51 Merc in good shape. That’s front fender, four doors, and rear and sill plates for doors. All in nice shape and reasonable. Contact Tom at (216) 402-5857.
I need a standard shift bellhousing for 368 c.i. Y-block motor. Call Bob at (330) 639-8330; e-mail hudson54 firstname.lastname@example.org.
1951 Mercury hub caps, good chrome, no pits, no dents. Condition Mercury head not critical. Need four. Call Roger at (406) 656-1521; e-mail email@example.com.
Both headlight vacuum light cover activators for 1975-77 Grand Marquis. Any assistance would be appreciated. Contact Foster at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Steering column shift collar for 1955 Mercury Custom with three on the tree. Contact Laurel at email@example.com or call (818) 970-2180.
Dealership sales training materials for salesman training on new cars. Examples include LP records, film strips, training guides, quiz sheets, competitive brands comparisons and more. Each packaged in original boxes /envelopes. Available for 1957, ’60, ’62, ’63, ’63-1/2 for some Mercury, Comet and Meteor models. Each set is unique and some include Edsel and Lincoln models. Each set is $25 plus shipping. Contact David at (513) 504-1777; e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org.