1972 AMC Javelin AMX mostly original

Price: - Item location: Schaumburg, Illinois, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: AMC
  • Model: Javelin
  • Type: Coupe
  • Trim: AMX
  • Year: 1972
  • Mileage: 82,165
  • VIN: A2C798P173884
  • Color: Tan
  • Engine size: 304
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Tan
  • Drive side: Left-hand drive
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!
Description:

1972 AMC Javelin AMX

No reserve auction on this 1972 AMC Javelin/AMX. I intended to restore this one but now have to sell for financial reasons. CAR HISTORY: Was found on a concrete slab in a backyard in Illinois, with expired 1984 plates on it. Hasn't been driven since but I did get it running after a bit of reverse engineering of the things the previous meathead had done to it. I've had it for 16 years. 82165 believed to be original miles. In the middle of a brake job, so the front brakes are open to the elements. SPECS: Clear title. Original 360 car with unknown year 304 with unknown miles. Running when parked, engine not frozen. I have a 360 4bbl long block on a stand (see photo) that you can take with the car for an additional $500 over the final sale price, can be negotiated after auction end. I don't remember the miles on it but it was a good runner when removed - in process of readying for the car so it has mostly new paint and some but not all freeze plugs replaced, remaining set of freeze plugs go with it. Front bolt-ons can be taken from the 304 to put on this, that was my plan. Your transporter will need to have a hoist to take it off the stand and drop it on their carrier. I believe it's a 727 trans from looking underneath at the pan. unknown rear end. Original body, looks like there was an accident sometime back so the p/s fender and door were replaced, and there's a little wrinkle in the front right inner fender extension but no frame damage seen. Fenders, doors, roof, basically the whole front of the car in excellent condition with little rust. Inner rockers do have rust through. Some idiot cut a hole in the trun, probably to gain access to the left shock absorber, so the trunk area likely got a lot of water into it when driving and that's why the trunk rot is so much worse than the rest of the car. Comes with a replacement trunk floor and rear lower quarters as shown in the photos, floor has a few small holes and lower 1/4 areas appear to have been previously repaired, but overall much better than what's on the car right now. Sitting on 14x6 5 spoke Magnum 500 wheels with older tires. No grille. Interior - original 140 MPH tic toc tach instrument dash cluster. Leather lined headliner but the leather has detached mostly - can be reglued. Corduroy tan seats, front seats are in, rear seats are in my garage, I'll have to dig them out and re-install them before shipping the car. Most of the hard plastic interior panels have crumbled from sun damage. The vinyl pieces are ok, missing p/s door interior pieces. Emblems and marker lights stolen off the car. Rear spoiler in poor condition, cracked right side and smaller cracks and damage all around, also deteriorated from exposure, will need repair, filling and resealing. Good set of replacement taillights in the trunk. Sold as is as shown in photos as described in the listing with no warranties expressed or implied. If you have additional questions or want more specific pictures please contact me. $500 non-refundable deposit required via Paypal or certified funds within 48 hours of auction end, balance to be paid with certified funds within 7 days. You must arrange shipping with your choice of transport company. Pickup only after certified funds clear the bank. Available for local viewing and also for sale locally, so I reserve the right to end this auction at any time.
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