Suicide Door Convertible Hobbyist Restored in 2007 Runs & Drives Great Must Sell

Price: US $15,700.00 Item location: Export, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Lincoln
  • Model: Continental
  • SubModel: Convertible
  • Type: Convertible
  • Trim: Convertble
  • Year: 1966
  • Mileage: 65,500
  • VIN: 6Y86G426539
  • Color: Medium Turquoise Metallic
  • Engine size: V8 462 4 Bar Carb
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Black
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!

1966 Lincoln Continental Convertible

1966 Lincoln Continental Convertible

Hobbyist restored in 2007

Runs and Drives Fantastic

Recently Rebuilt Transmission

JustServiced and Inspected

WILL BE SOLD............................NO RESERVE

A Very nice driver!!

Greetings to All!! After 23 years in business(44 years if you count when I started), I have decided to Retire!! International Motorcars of Pittsburgh LTD. will close its doors on May 31, 2016(I might be a few weeks late!), after being located in Export, Pa 15632 since June of 2005. It's been a GREAT home, and I feel quite privileged to have been a part of this fabulous community!!
The remaining inventory will be fully sorted, unless noted in the description, before being listed and sold. EVERYTHING on the website is for sale. Eventually, It will all be sold here at NO RESERVE! Please be a REAL buyer when you win! Ask whomever you need to ask, and please have your finances in hand.!!
NOTE************ I have had TWO deals complete since the several NO RESERVE Auctions that we have run here over the last several weeks. Apparently bidding and winning means nothing. It is too bad that there are not more ethical folks here anymore(And you know exactly who you are!!)...... SO....Please have all funds in place, and all intentions of completing this deal.
We are down to 10 cars remaining!! I would like to have them all gone!!!
Inspections during the auction are welcomed and Encouraged
Greetings to All!! imotors is quite pleased to offer possibly the BEST deal on one of these Available anywhere! This is very handsome car that I purchased from a gentleman who specializes in old Lincoln Parts....In fact he even grows them!!! He took it on a trade from a fellow who bought it from him in 2007, restored it to driver quality, and enjoyed it for many years. This fellow recently decided it was time for another project, so he traded it back on a 59 Convertible. I then bought it from the Lincoln fellow.
PLEASE NOTE..............
So, when the guy restored this car back in 07, He decided to design his own system to operate the convertible top. He eliminated all of the micro switches, and some of the relays that operate the super complicated convertible top system in these cars. The factory switch is not operating anymore. There is now a separate button, or switch to perform each step of the top operation individually. No more bad micro switches, or getting the top stuck somewhere in mid-operation. It works just fine, but could be returned to original if you wanted to!
Upon our acquisition, we installed all rebuilt power window switches, as the old ones were sticky. We also installed fresh grease seals in the rear end. We made sure that all of the windows, including both vents, were operating. The transmission was rebuilt last year(before we bought it), and while it was out, both exhaust manifolds were replaced with fresh gaskets. The A/C compressor is locked up, and a used one for replacement is included with the sale.
I have a folder full of receipts, indicating what was done during the restoration. The fellow basically did a mechanical rebuild excluding the engine and transmission. He did the complete brakes and exhaust. Belts/hoses, and a water pump were done, as were rear air shocks. Five new radial tires, and a new center link for the steering. It also has a rebuilt alternator, and a new voltage regulator. This Lincoln runs, rides and drives very well.
The exterior is beautiful, and makes a very nice appearance. The paint is bright and shiny and was redone during restoration. The rear quarter panels behind the wheels had been patched during restoration. If you look closely, you can see the seems. There are photos of this below. The underbody is nice and solid with no signs of previous damage or repair. I have receipts for a re-chromed front bumper center and ends, along with a center rear bumper and guards. The rear center upper is covered with chrome tape? The inserts that attach to the body behind each end of the bumper are pitted. The grille is slightly pitted. The window frames are slightly pitted. The Leather interior is original, and is in nice condition. The convertible top was replaced during restoration. As mentioned above, all windows are currently working, along with the convertible top. The factory cruise control does not work. The antenna has its own switch under the dash, and is sluggish, but does work. The aftermarket AM/FM radio currently works. We have an original radio that is included with the sale. It will probably need to be rebuilt before installation.

Take a look at the 50 photographs below and see the actual condition of this One of A Kind Continental Convertible!

By bidding you agree to all terms set forth below.

Many Thanks for Your Interest!
Good Luck with Your Bidding!!

Our hobbyist restored Lincoln is just Gorgeous!!!

You can tell by the condition of the paint that this Beauty was Always Garaged and Pampered!!

The top of the rear bumper is covered with chrome tape.

Note the slight evidence of previous patchwork.

As I'm sure you all know, it is very typical for this not to work. This one works great!.

Nothing like suicide doors!


We at International Motorcars of Pittsburgh LTD. are purveyors of fine Pre-Owned Automobiles. For the past 20 years, we have provided quality cars with quality service, and have built a solid reputation in our region. We back each vehicle we list here on eBayMotors™ with our solid commitment to honesty and an unparalleled degree of service.
If you have any questions, please make sure you contact us at BEFORE you bid. If you include your phone number, we will gladly call you to speak in person.

Due to the abundance of attempted scams and Bogus Second Chance Offers, we have decided to make our auctions private to protect our bidder's identities. If you receive a second chance offer that seems too good to be true, it probably is. Please contact us through the eBay Message System prior to doing anything.

When you bid, you are entering into a legal and binding contract to purchase this vehicle. Please do not bid if you are not serious about owning this vehicle. You must be able to pay cash or have a loan pre-approved BEFORE bidding. See the links below for more information about financing. Many online banks require their checks to be used at a Franchised Dealer only. We are a Licensed Independent Used Car Dealership, not a Franchised Dealer. Verify with your bank regarding this difference before you bid. If you need financing, check with your local bank or credit union.

Be sure to hold off bidding until your loan is approved.

We require a$500.00 deposit 3 days after auction close. For DEPOSIT PAYMENTS ONLY, we accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, Money Order, Cashiers Check and PayPal.

The balance is due 10 days after auction close. For PAYMENT OF THE BALANCE, we accept guaranteed funds ONLY by way of a Bank Check, Cashiers Check, Bank Wire Transfer or your Guaranteed Loan Proceeds Check. We do not accept E-Loan Drafts. eBay financing MUST be Pre-Approved with us prior to bidding.

We reserve the right to notify bidders and cancel this auction at any time without any liability. No bid retractions - it completely ruins the real auction process. If you are not sure, do not bid. Successful bidder must contact us within 24 hours of the auction end.

Vehicle inspections are welcome at our Showroom in Export, PA but must be completed prior to the close of the auction at the your expense. We will be happy toarrange transportation from the airport or the train station if you can provide us with your arrival schedule.

If you are planning for home or office delivery, shipping costs are your responsibility. We frequently use and We have been very happy with their service. You may contact one of them directly, or call us if you need help with logistics.

We will gladly assist you with transportation arrangementsfrom the Airport or Train Station. Also, all paperwork and a 30-day Temporary Tag are provided at a nominal fee of $99.00(excluding PA & MA Residents).

We test drive the vehicles we sell. We do this as part of our vehicle quality and testing process. As a result, there may be a few more miles on it - typically only 100 to 200 - than the mileage listed above.

Please realize and understand you are bidding on a Pre-Owned Vehicle. Not a new vehicle. Pre-Owned vehicles may or may not have chips, scratches, dents, dings, scrapes, paint defects or imperfections from the previous owner's normal everyday use. While we are human and mistakes can be made, we try our level best to describe our vehicles honestly and as accurately as possible. We will disclose any imperfections related to the structure, engine, mechanics or cosmetics that we are aware of. We want all of our eBayMotors™ customers to be happy. We will do everything within our means to ensure that vehicle meets or exceeds your expectations

Please remember some items such as books, extra keys, remote entry keys, cd cartridges, tool kits, etc. do not always remain with pre-owned vehicles throughout their life. We try very hard to include these items. However, we will not be responsible for the absence of these minor accessories. Such items are replaceable at any local factory dealer or electronics store. If any of these items are important to you, please do not assume they are included - email and ask to be sure.

Any legal action associated with this sale from either the buyer or the seller is to take place in the State of Pennsylvania in the Westmoreland County Courthouse. By bidding on and/or winning this auction the bidder/buyer agrees that any legal action will be heard in Westmoreland County in the State of Pennsylvania. All legal actions associated with this auction/sale will be governed by the state Pennsylvania laws. Buyer agrees to be responsible for all legal costs including, but not limited to, court costs, expenses, attorney fees, cost of process service, and all other costs associated with the normal course of business.

Please email questions BEFORE bidding.

Don't wait and lose out on this wonderful deal!

Good Luck & Happy Bidding!

Thank You!

Copyright © 2012. All Rights Reserved.