Series 1 (1955) 86 hardtop landrover. New parts come with sale to complete. New brake line Series 2/3 brake master cylinder with conversion plate. Trackrod ends not required but rubbers showing some sign of wear so included in sale.
Gearbox and transfer box have been removed and stripped to replace mainshaft bearing (done) and requires completion. All parts are clean dried and individually wrapped and labeled ready for reassembly. Workshop manual and exploded diagrams provided.
Seal and gasket kit with sale. Body work is very straight and clean with external only respray by previous owner giving lovely shine. Bulkhead is clean with no signs of rust. Footwells are clean and intact. All galvanised parts have been painted with hammerite (not my choice).Full rear door not catflap style. Rear door hinges are attached to angle bracket which could do with renewing but very simple job. Floor plates and tub are clean and intact.
No noted work required on bodywork. Chassis is in need of some welding work. Has previously been waxoilled and has been previously plated in areas.Any areas of concern that I have identified i have scrapped to inspect. Small hole in outrigger nr fuel tank approx 4mmx2mm. Outrigger behind fuel tank hole approx 5 pence piece sized. Hole on face of rear chassis 3mmx6mm. Body mounting plate on rear crossmember 3mmx3mm.
1 on bellhousing crossmember 2pence size. 1 Rear tub brace needs replacement available at John craddock or can be made. Videos available on request 07817663645 WhatsApp only. Seating box has been removed to enable gearbox removal. Roof has been unbolted to get into garage.
Vehicle was fully running and functioned well prior to being dismantled for essential repairs. Engine still easily turns over and can be seen by turning staring handle with ease.
Vehicle drove well and there was no engine issues. Clear smoke free running, pulled well.Gears and hi low engagement with no issue. Matching gearbox and engine numbers chassis number difficult to make out appears to match from numbers visible. Logbook and workshop manuals provided.
Paperwork to show history and previous mot etc. Brand new reconditioned wiper motors and arms. Five barely used tires (Westlake 205/80R16) great on the road and quiet.
Will be a clean functional example when complete. All electrics and gagues present and working. Comes with variety of spares bulbs lamp filters etc. Viewing required for full appreciation of vehicle. A great project for any enthusiast unfortunately I do not have the time to complete this project.Reluctant Sale due to primary vehicle requiring replacement. I have tried to be honest about work required. I appreciate it is difficult to view the vehicle due to restrictions. Please contact me for further information, can arrange video call appointments at request. Vehicle is only increasing in value and I'm not In a rush to sell.
Will need trailer to collect. The item "Land rover series 1 for restoration relisted" is in sale since Wednesday, February 17, 2021. This item is in the category "Cars, Motorcycles & Vehicles\Classic Cars\Land Rover". The seller is "pritch_101" and is located in Monmouthshire . This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.