AUSTIN HEALEY 3000 MK11 1963 true survivor car off road near 50 yrs.unique find!
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Forked River, New Jersey, United States
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1963 Austin Healey 3000
i'm a PRIVATE British car collector and had specialized in the jaguar e-type over 40 yrs,technically this 1963 Austin HEALEY numbers matching car is only 6 yrs.old and the story deserves to be told it's worth your time too read all this description to it's entirety, if you want something very unique ? this is a home run. a true survivor car as this 3000 healey is. one does not come by very often .the work done was to rebuild the carburetors, brake calipers, and thoroughly flushed out all lines, replaced all hydraulics now using dot # 5 prone to heat. new radiator (have original numbers match worth to fix leak )the fuel tank inside cell is in mint condition so is exterior, still has original points runs nice new plugs and oil change that is it. (saved all original parts for a rebuild at a later time ) . nearly 50 years sat in dry storage untouched /unmolested taken off road NOV. .1972,this is a very true survivor car rated as a good number 3 car, rated by experts from the UK as well as USA the buy it now price is way lower than the value put on by Hagerty /Kelly /Nada Classicscars Ect. @$43.5 -$48.5 k , ..car was stored properly no moisture dry environment, the photos will speak for them selves, 85% of original paint on frame/chassis all inner panels as well no rot no rust amazing. i refuse to do any touch ups. patina is a virtue a true collector will understand that only the very necessities were done to wake this heale, "IT'S ONLY ORIGINAL ONCE" i have many picture, description as follows, all chrome is in great condition only imperfections are at bottom section of grille slight pitting .no pitting on the rest of chrome .all glass excellent & no wiper marks on windscree, the seats were impossible to save .had the seats redone to original re, all new complete red interior carpet /seat belts ec, as original (most were black interiors)interior purchased from UK,all electrical wiring is in very good condition no mice got to this . no rusty wheel, this car is not perfect but a true survivor the following was stored inside home and in great condition a, a tonneau cove, the convertible top cove, cross bar for the tonneau, Shelly jack plus 3 original manuals, owners /work shop and B. M .C parts book for the bj7 & bj8 all factory original, the previous owner was an old time friend had this car at the age of 16,went off to college and that is it, did not like the red interior so he sprayed it blac, the inner wood door panels are in good shape these were saved.,,i had decided not to keep this car. and what ever i had purchased is include, explanation last picture shows dog leg area this is not bondo it's red hand, a two part epoxy marine base that is not porous, liquid steel was to hide a few dents these healeys needless to say were like the e type jaguars low riders and did bottom out on the streets of Philadelphia trolley tracks.no dents in frame .,this has a $500.00 usd non returnable deposit. sold as is where is with no guaranties or warranties implied or intended this is a legal binding buy it now auction, and will be treated as such please have funds available before bidding . is advertised elsewhere, for all questions 6099711569 depending on the outcome i may include free shipping to the UK only,and perhaps else where ? will ship world wide using my shipper. p/s the value of this a/h is to keep it origina, great patina, great rid, and way less than a fully restored ca, engine has no noises .no smoke .,