Better than any Defender ever built

Price: US $114,000.00 Item location: Olympia, Washington, United States
  • Make: Land Rover
  • Model: Defender
  • SubModel: Safari
  • Type: Station Wagon
  • Trim: F actory
  • Year: 1971
  • Mileage: 14,300
  • VIN: 245435892A
  • Color: Green
  • Engine size: 4 cylinder gasoline
  • Number of cylinders: 4
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual with overdrive
  • Drive type: 4WD
  • Interior color: Black
  • Drive side: Left-hand drive
  • Options: 4-Wheel Drive, Leather Seats
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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Description:

1971 Land Rover Defender F actory

1971 Land-Rover 12-paaseenger Safari Station Wagon

1. Dual anti-sway bars, front and rear

2. 3/4 –ton/1–ton chassis with raised, military spring shackles, fitted to 1-ton positions

3. SALISBURY rear axle, fitted with heavy-duty military half shafts, with approximately 5,000 miles since new

4. New rear propeller shaft for line item 3, above

5. All new GIRLING wheel cylinders

6. All new master cylinders, both brake and clutch, Genuine Rover or Original Equipment

7. New old stock SMTIHS dual core twin speed heater/defroster system

8. This vehicle is the unusual-to-America 12-passenger model

9. Removable door tops on all four side doors

10. Optional canvas top is in stock and available for immediate conversion (Not included with sale)

11. Optional side-hinged rear half door is in stock and available for immediate conversion. conversion (Not included with sale)

12. Vehicle anti-theft location system, similar to LOJACK but not identical

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14. Vintage aircraft cockpit lamps, pair, right and left, over driver and passenger’s shoulders (With spot/flood, dimmer and infrared features)

15. Three-point inertial safety harnesses, driver and passenger’s front positions

16. New top-end battery in January 2014

17. Heated front windscreens, pair, new in 2012

18. Raised air intake, bespoke, period-correct item, not a modern knockoff, fitted by Dare Britannia in 2012

19. New clutch hydraulics, complete system, all fresh and original equipment, in 2013

20. New OE muffler and tailpipe, 2014

21. Intensive service of steering system to correct tight condition, 2103

22. Documented updates, repairs, ongoing service and corrective actions undertaken per prior owner’s direction, totaling approximately $13,500.00

23. Reversing lamps, pair of, period correct, with dual switches. (Actuated automatically by gearshift lever)

24. Driving lamps, PIAA, complete system, recently fitted

25. GOODYEAR WRANGLER P235.85R16 tires, set of 5, as new, mounted and balanced on 5 freshly-painted road wheels (Genuine Rover)

26. Dual 12-volt dash-mounted power outlets for accessories and/or charging batteries

27. Twin military fuel tanks, each with separate fuel transmitters, each readable at the instrument panel

28. Speedometer with trip reset, a rare appointment

29. Military cluster gauge with mechanical oil temperature gauge, fuel level (measureable at either tank) and mechanical water temperature gauge

30. New overdrive, professionally installed by Dare Britannia, Ltd., circa 2012

31. Heavy duty, reinforced military front axle, believed to have 24-spline Heavy duty military half shafts

32. SUPERWINCH freewheeling hubs, pair, front, newly-fitted in 2012

33. Dual-sliding windows in rear-side doors, uncharacteristic of standard 109 Safari Wagons

34. Removeable door tops in rear-side doors, uncharacteristic of standard 109 Safari Wagons

35. Rear military bumperettes, Genuine Rover

36. New original equipment radiator, 2012

37. New LUCAS voltage regulator and generator, 2012

38. Bug screen kit, front cabin

39. All new Genuine Rover headliners, when restored (approximately 2008)

40. All new Genuine Rover door trim panels, (5 doors) when restored (approximately 2008)

41. New Genuine Rover rear body tub, when restored

42. Three New Genuine Rover rear doors, when restored

43. All door locks keyed alike

44. All new seats, when restored

45. New safety harnesses, three-point inertial, original equipment, fitted approximately 2012

46. New HANDYMAN/HI-LIFT 7,000-pound bumper jack, with special under-seat, lockable, bespoke mount, 2013

47. Military-specification oil cooler with tropical 8-bladed military fan and twin-belt drive system

48. Bespoke thermalacoustic insulation in doors, under seatbox and underbonnet assures quieter operation and cooler summer and warmer winter operation

49. Centre under-seat tool tray, military type, with correct locker lid

50. All new window channel circa 2010

51. All new weatherstripping circa 2010

52. Fresh DeLuxe bonnet with spare tyre dish, 2012

53. | Genuine Land-Rover retractable passenger entry steps at all 5 doors

54. New HELLA H4 quartz-halogen headlamps, pair

55. Genuine Land-Rover military swivel ball gaiters, pair, on front axle

56. Restored rear UK license number plate with bespoke bracket

57. Rear, aluminum alloy UK country badge with raised letters

58. Twin cloisonné Union Jack badges, one on each front side wing

59. A number of Land-Rover military and civilian trailers are also available directly from stock as are numerous accessories such as roof racks, gearbox skid plates, auxiliary heaters, extreme-temperature adaptations, brush bars, factory tool kits, winches, p.t.o. equipment, and so forth.