Starting price $1500.00
1965 Ford Galaxie 500 Red 4 Door Sedan with 390 Engine
This is a Galaxie 500 in great physical shape. I purchased it about two months
ago and to my dismay it has an engine problem that I neither have the time nor
expertise to fix. The machanics referred to it as a "blowback" problem that
would require a complete engine rebuild. I know nothing of this car's prior
history. The body is in great shape with no signs of major dents. There is
some rust, but nothing is rusted through. This car does need some work, but in
its current state is a big head-turner. I wish I could fix it, because in two
months I've really fallen in love with this model.
The condition of this car is good for its age. It still has all original
parts. Original paint! The horn needs a new ring which is a couple bucks from
Dearborn Classics. There is a six inch crack on the right side of the
windshield. Inspection said carburator needed a rebuild and one valve has no
compression. They did not mention the blowback, which I found out later. There
is some rust, but nothing is rusted through. The floor is in solid physical
condition. The suspension is a bit bouncey and it needs some work. The car
does run, it just doesn't run well, especially in city driving. Highway is
OK. There are some letters which have fallen off, but I do have them, and have
Mileage is a guess as the odometer has rolled. The condition of the pedals
would indicate either replacement or low milage. The condition of the engine
Terms of Sale
Cash, cashiers check, or money order before title transfer and pick up. I can
take a personal check, but will have to wait for it to clear. Buyer is
responsible for transportation and pick-up of the car. I would not recommend
long distance travel on this unless you can service the engine yourself.
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Pete Ashdown email@example.com ICQ:5717723 Salt Lake City, Utah
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