Fly down, drive home this 74 Mercury Comet which has a similar body style to the Ford Maverick.....car is road and trust worthy, several power tours to show for it.... 14,300 miles on new full injected engine... this is what you get:
408 CI Ford Stroker Kit (balanced)
Trick Flo Aluminum Heads
New Valves, Springs, Seats and Guides
Billet Flywheel (balanced)
Roller Camshaft & Lifters
Engine Mount Plate for accessory placement
ARP Fasteners Throughout
Aluminum ½” thick Polished
Accufab Polished Throttle Body 75 mm
FORD Motorsport Polished Aluminum
Valve Covers with Red Script enhanced)
Edlebrock Ceramic Coated Fuel Injection
Intake Manifolds ( Red Script Enhanced)
BBK fuel rails
Injectors 39 lb hr
Tremec 5-Speed OD Transmission HD Type TRO 600
Hurst Shifter & Knob
Floor raised 3” to accommodate TREMEC
TKO 600 Transmission .
Centerforce dual friction 11”Clutch
Wilwood Hydraulic Clutch Master Cylinder
Borgeson Steering Shaft Universal Joints
Eight Quart Milodan Oil Pan
Mustang 11 Rack & Pinion Steering
Sub Frame Connectors (welded in place)
Nine Inch Rear End 3:55 Posi
Three Inch Drive Shaft
Spicer Universal Joints
10 Point Roll Cage 1-1/2”Tube Installed
Taylor 8mm Ignition Wires
RUSSEL/SUMMIT AN Fittings
AERO Braided Fuel Lines
OPTIMA Battery (5 year)
NEW Battery Cables front & rear .
Exhaust Pipes 2-1/2” inch Mandrel Bent
( Front to Rear ) with Ceramic Coated “X”
Pipe & Ceramic Coated Custom Hedman 1-7/8” Headers
Cal Trac Rear Suspension
Leaf Springs with extra Leaf
Rear End 9” w/ 3.55 Equa Lok POSI gear
Vintage GEN 11 Air Conditioner Unit
Sandon Polished AC Compressor
AC lines fitted for “ Top Fill” on
Both lines w/braided lines.
AC Lines placed UNDER fender area, & Frame.
Bucket Seats ( Comet ) Black Vinyl
Headliner Black Leather
Dash Cover Black Leather with Red Double Stitching
Door Panels Black Leather with Red Double Stitching
Mustang Harness Type RED Seat Belts Front Only
Fuse Panel S10 with 21 fuse placements(under dash)
Relays for all pertinent electrical connections
Electric Door Locks
Burglar Alarm (remote sentry type)
Three Way Lincoln Dome Light
Mustang 1968 Back Up Lights & Bezels in Rear Valance
Lincoln Door Lights on each door
LED Lights in ALL clearance lights , taillights,brake lights,
Dash Lights on instrument panel.
LED “ Mirror Mounted” Turn Signal Lights (Amber)
Phantom White Faced Gauges ( six monitoring)
Phantom 5-1/2” inch diam.Tach & Elec.Speedo
LED Indicator Lights in Dash Panel
Custom Dash Gauge Panel mounting bracket for two 5-1/2” Gauges
Polished Stainless Bezels for AC controls , Headlights, & Wipers.
Polished Mounting Plate for AC , & Electric Fan , Electric Door
Locks, Dimmer Switch, Grille Mounted Sport Lights.
Intermittent Delay Windshield Wiper Control
Edlebrock Fuel Injection Manifolds ( Ceramic Coated)
MSD Distributor, MSD Ignition Box, MSD Coil & Red SP Wires
Dyna-Mat Insulation Floors, Roof , Sides, & Trunk.
NEW FRONT Windshield w/New Weatherstrip.
NEW Weather stripping Front Rear and Sides
NEW Door channels for windows & felt trip top pieces
Taurus Power Window Conversions( Window cranks converted to Electrically operated switches resembling Stock Cranks)
Stainless Steel Overflow Reservoir
NEW Wire Looms with Connectors Designed & Fitted
for all necessary connections.
ALL Electrical Wiring NEW with Soldered wire fittings
& Heat Shrink applied to each connection . OLD wiring Removed
Dual Panel SEQUENTIAL Taillights (68 Mustang Back Up lights fitted into lower valance with chrome housings)
Inertia switch in trunk Air horns w/compressors.
Carpet insulation Liner , and Black Carpet fitted & installed Front to Rear.
Stainless Steel Fire Extinguisher Floor Mounted
Flowmaster 3 Chamber Mufflers & X-Pipe ceramic coated
Stainless Steel 3” Exhaust Tips
Power Steering w/ Polished remote reservoir Moroso
Grant 15” Diameter Black padded Steering Wheel
Disc Brakes (11”front) ( 11” 2 Drum in rear)
Wilwood 4 pistons Calipers, slotted rotors & Brackets
Griffin Radiator crossflow type
Electric Fans with shrouds ( Pusher & Puller)
(Shrouds hand fitted) New Motors in fans
140 Amp Polished Alternator
Rear Mount Battery in Polished Aluminum Case
Electric Fuel Pump
Three Fuel Filters
Surge Tank (2 Quart Capacity)
Mustang 21 Gallon Fuel Tank
Mustang Flip Open Fuel Fill Cover
Mustang RED Seatbelts installed
New Battery Cables Front to Rear
New FUEL Lines Throughout
Small Bumpers & Valances Conversions
Spoiler on Front Valance
The Pick of the Day is a low-mileage original packing its correct 289 V8
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Pick of the Day also has factory-optional two-tone paint and vinyl roof
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‘The wife says… Must sell,” according to the private party offering this 1963 Mercury Comet convertible for sale.
Pick of the Day driven only 58,000 miles by its one owner
One-day sale and multi-day sales salon will be part of a week-long automotive festival in nation’s capital city
Exhibit featuring a Prancing Horse baker’s dozen runs through early September