1959 STANDARD ENSIGN FOR EASY RESTORATION for sale
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Standard Ensign1700cc Four Cylinder PetrolFour speed floor change gearboxIst registered September 1959In need of light restorationI have a spare boot lid for itThis car was purchased new by a farmer near Taunton. Somerset. He drove it until he gave up driving in 1974. it was put away in his barn and dry stored until March this year. It is absolutey complete. but will obviously need restorationIt is very sound considering its Fifty Seven years oldI've had a go at getting it running. had it cranking and firing but wouldn't quite pick up and run. It's low on compression and I suspect if the head was pulled off. valves reseated and piston rings freed up. it will run without to much effortOil light goes out on crankingI have a complete head gasket set for itAll parts are readily available and not expensiveBrakes and clutch are not working at present. they will need cylinders overhauling. This is a completely unmolested car and will make a great useable classic for the right enthusiast. it is very rareA new log book will need to be applied for. relatively easy procedure. I have the necessary forms for thisI am open to offers. but am looking to get near to £1495 for the carCall Chris on 01822 834176 or 07788710003I can deliver at £1 per mile from PL18. subject to prior arrangement
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