'53 Classic Mercury Monterey Original

Price: US $14,500.00 Item location: Pequot Lakes, Minnesota, United States
  • Make: Mercury
  • Model: Monterey
  • Type: 2 door hardtop
  • Trim: Monterey
  • Year: 1953
  • Mileage: 999,999
  • VIN: n/a
  • Color: Red
  • Engine size: Flat-head
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Transmission: Three-on-the tree w/ overdrive
  • Drive type: Three-on-the tree w/ overdrive
  • Interior color: Red and white
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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Description:

1953 Mercury Monterey

NEW brake shoes wheel cylinder brake lines master cylinder hubs turned NEW points condenser rotor cap wires plugs.

NEW electric fuel pump fender skirts.

Three-on the tree plus overdrive.

Original flat-head V8 less then 3000 miles since overhaul.

6.70-15 bias plys like new.

Gaugesall work except fuel.

12 V conversion.

Runs as good as it looks.

Front and rear bumpers nicer than new.

Purchased from the estate of G.L. Foss of Nisswa MN. He was a legendary local restorer-collector of automotive memorabilia and cars. The car was stored for the last ten years and rarely if ever driven.

Issues:

-Carb needs to be rebuilt

-A few paint bubbles

-One crack in windshield rest of glass excellent windows roll good