1965 Mercury Comet Caliente "No Reserve"
- Condition: Used
- Make: Mercury
- Model: Comet
- Type: two hard top
- Trim: Caliente
- Year: 1965
- Mileage: 100000
- VIN: 5h23c548683
- Color: Yellow
- Engine size: Was 289 v8
- Number of cylinders: 8 was
- Transmission: none, was c4
- Interior color: Black
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1965 Mercury Comet Caliente
1965 Comet Caliente, selling with "No Reserve" and clean title from 1989. This car has some of the best lines to ever come out of Detroit.
Started to put all back together and ran out of time, bumpers, grills, headlights, turn signals, etc and present or one bolt holding in place. Comes with two sets of wheels, but tires are pretty old. the yellow wheels are the "rare" comet road wheels with caps and trim rings. Tires hold air! Car will need: both quarters, three of the four floor pans, both rear frame rails, and the left and right trunk floor pans next to the gas tank. No interior, except what you see in the pictures. Does come with correct block #6015 with rolling crank, cam, no ridges in cylinders,nts both heads, and a full set of . 030 new pistons with rods, also both small and big block frame mounts. No transmission (c4), Many spare parts as seen in pictures. Glass is pretty good and car rolls good. Great hood, grills, fenders,both shock towers, etc are great, trunk lid looks good and both doors. Battery tray and area looks rust free.
ThisCaliente will make a cool car when completed.
Any questions call 217-549-8 one one 4, I will not close bid, if you want it bid on it, but only if you have the cash or paypal....PLEASE USA only
Shipping can be arranged prepaid at $1.50 per loaded mile from 62443 (Effingham,IL area)
On Apr-14-19 at 14:47:10 PDT, seller added the following information:
Block is C5AE-6015-E which is a 1965 289 cu.in V8, heads are 802 B 1968 with 1:45" intake and 1.00" exhaust, the pistons and rods are C8VE-A, which are for a1968 429- 460 cu.in., pistons and rods look like they have never been installed in a block; block and crank looks like they had them bored/ turned and never completed the rebuild.On Apr-14-19 at 14:53:44 PDT, seller added the following information:
Does have the Caliente simulated wood steering wheel and dash looks pretty complete and two glovebox doors.