1979 Triumph Spitfire 1500 Tax July 2014 MOT October 2014
Sale price: £1,800.00 make an offer
Last update: 17.03.2014
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1979 Triumph Spitfire 1500 Tax July 2014 MOT October 2014 for sale
For sale is my 1979 Triumph Spirfire 1500. I bought this just before Christmas but have now nought another Spitfire that I couldnt pass up so this has to go.
I will try and describe the car as accuratly as possible but there is no substitution for coming to have alook yourself.
The car drive really nice with a lovely sound from the twin SS Exhaust. It does run a little rich and will probably need the carb neeedles changed or the K+N Air Filters fitted changed back to the originals. An original air filter box is included. The carbs were rebuilt 3 weeks ago.
The tyres are all very good and fairly good standard wheels. The spare is like new. The gears select well but it does not have overdrive.
As far as the bodywork is concerned. it will need repainting as there are bubbles appearing where water got into the original paint. These are not rust but are in the paint. they may even mop out with some effort.
The tub itself is in excellent condition. The bulk head. floors. sills. boot floor. rear valance are totally solid. There are two areas of bubblig on the drivers sill but these are not holed and will rub back for paint. The bonnet will require two lower wings at some point as well as two new front quater valances.
The chrome is good with some pitting but passable.
The interior is tan houndstooth. The seats have only one small hole near the seat belt clip on the driverd side but other than that the covers are good. New foams will be required at some point. It has very good door cards. A Mota Lita steering wheel is fitted. The carpet is useable. Includes a full and half tonnau cover
The soft top is very good with one very small broken seam on the rear window that could be fixed with some strong clear glue. A second Soft top and frame. with a split side window is also supplied.
I have a file of receipts for work carried out when this car was restored in 2002. I have the details of the person who had this work carried out who will be interested in buying this car back in the future when he can sort out storage. It was his first car.
The V5 is present and in my name.
Please call Paul on 07432090859 or message me with any questions or to arrange viewing. If I do not answer please text me and i will reply as soon as I can.
I will require contact immediatly upon completion of the auction or purchase and a £200 non refundable deposit within 24 hours. The remainder cash on collection within 7 days. Sorry to all genuine ebayers but there are to many people who just want to mess you around. Please also contact me before bidding if you have a feedback score of 20 or less.
I will consider selling overseas but you must conact me before bidding and ensure you have shipping arranged within 7 days. I will not assist with this.
Thank you for looking and happy bidding.
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