1973 Porsche 914 2.0 (Metallic Paint to Sample/ 9992 Car)

Price: - Item location: Cedar Park, Texas, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Porsche
  • Model: 914
  • Type: Convertible
  • Year: 1973
  • Mileage: 87,842
  • VIN: 4732925416
  • Color: Guardsman Red
  • Engine size: 2.0
  • Number of cylinders: 4
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Manual 5 speed
  • Drive type: Mid Engine RWD
  • Interior color: Beige/Tan Learthette/31
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1973 Porsche 914

All Original and Numbers Matching California Car

Original Dealer:

Rusnak Pasadena Porsche & Audi

325 W. Colorado Blvd.

Pasadena, CA 91105Phone: (626) 486-9500

Vin #: 4732925416

Engine #: GA005920 (2.0)

Mileage: 87,842 (odometer is not working)

Paint to Sample Car code 98 (see pictures) (COA - Metallic Paint to Sample/9992)

Exterior Color: Guardsman Red painted in 2000

Original Exterior Color: Gold Metallic (see pictures of original paint near front struts in front trunk area and in engine compartment). Original owner said it was gold when he purchased it new.

Interior Color: Beige/Tan Learthette/31

Dealer original Installed A/C system (system was removed in 2000).

Original Dealer Installed AM/FM Radio (Nonworking) Motorola FM 481HX Series 3194 3328 FM481 FT56328148A199 (included with car).

See pictures of COA (Certificate of Authenticity) from Porsche Cars North America

2 letters from Porsche Cars North America Confirming car is 2.0L engine car and the Original Dealer was Rusnak Pasadena Porsche & Audi.



General Info

Very Original car, runs great (see list of maintenance performed). 1973 2.0 is the most sought-after of the 914/4s. Rare paint option, paint code of 98. Originally gold metallic car (see Certificate of Authenticity and included pictures).

Repaint showing aging.A couple of small chips, bubble in the paint by passenger side door opener (see picture). A crack in the paint on the rear deck lid about 3" long (see picture).

The under pan is in very good condition. Patch panel where old A/C condenser was installed by dealer.

The body is straight and shows well.Accident free car.

Removable Targa top in great condition.

Fixtures securing the top in the trunk have been replaced.

Glass is very good and all original except for windshield.

Side windows roll up and down as they should.

The car has the appearance package with center console gauges, reupholstered (about 10 years ago).

A full seal kit was installed (about 10 years ago).

All of the gauges work properly except the Odometer doesn't work.

Installed New:

11-Oct-17:New Radio Installed: Pioneer DEH-X6900BT CD Digital Music Player Receiver

5-Sept-17: New Tires: Firestone Firehawks AS 195 65 R15 (less than 100 miles)

Maintenance Preformed: All Maintenance done by Porsche Shop.


Removed engine & transmission (see pictures)

Strip engine injection system and engine tins

Leak Down test 1: 10%, 4: 15%, 3: 8%, 2: 11%

Remove transmission: checked clutch, pressure plate & flywheel (appeared like new) check rear mail seal, reconnect transmission.

Change cooling fan/ Impeller (see picture of new fan)

Replaced & rebuilt control flap assembly system to a fully operating system (previous owner had screwed it down).

Clean engine cooling fins and installed stripped and Black power coated engine tins (see pictures).

Install new Injection System


Installed Trunk roller set (metal)

Removed old fuel lines and Installed Stainless Steel Fuel Lines

Installed used/new Deceleration Valve

Installed Silicone Vacuum line kit

Bleed and Flushed Brakes (DOT 4 Brake Fluid)

Change Transmission fluid

Changed speedometer drive seal

Change oil and filter (Shell ROTELLA T-4 SAE 15w- 40)

Set ignition point and timing (30 deg @3500)

Installed and balanced Firestone Firehawks AS: 195/65R15

Previous Owners work (1999 to 2000)

Painted Car Guardsman Red

Had engine pulled and rebuilt: (approximately 1999 or 2000)


Pistons (Trans Flat Pistons) and sleeves


Heads were redone


Push rods & tubs


Engine converted to hydraulic lifters

Camshaft and crankshaft were OKAY (not changed)

Replaced under car cooling ducting

Installed upgraded 100 lb. Weltmeister springs.

INCLUDED WITH CAR (see pictures)

1987 PORSCHE 911 Carrera Front Suspension Parts (For a 4 to 5 Lug conversion) just bolts to the 914. No holes to drill just bolt right to car.

91134104105 Front Carrera Boge strut (L) sleeve, mount, plate, 1987 Carrera

91134104205 Front Carrera Boge Strut (R) sleeve, mount, plate, 1987 Carrera

91134190101 Front Control Arm (L)

91134190201 Front Control Arm (R)

91134110101 Porsche 911 (930) Front aluminum Cross Member

(2) 90135240118 (Sebro Coated) Rear brake rotors (5 lug conversion)

If you have any questions feel free to contact me.


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