For Sale: 1978 Lincoln Continental Mark V in Brooksville, Florida

$33,333  

Vehicle Description

A beautiful one of a kind 1978 Mark V 460cid with 22979 miles, grey exterior with new Hancock tires on the option forged aluminum wheels. New exhaust system with a cross over tube to give a smooth quiet ride on the inside as you are seated on the soft Dove Grey Media Velour. The interior cabin lights have been changed over to LED bulbs to give you that soft cool lighting enhancing the interior of elegant , and not burn thru the plastic cover lens. As you are cruising and listening to your favorite radio station or pandora on the Bluetooth radio. The radio Bluetooth is hands free, receive calls or make calls over the car's speaker. New rear coil springs with new rear shock absorbers. Addition parts replaced, fuel pump, air filter, carburetor, added two see thru gas filters, spark plugs, spark plug wires, ignition module, starter solenoid, new radiator, greased, tires rotated, transmission fluid and filter changed, wire mesh above the front control arms to allow cool air to flow thru the engine compartment and rear end fluid change. The spark plug wires have insulation heat shields tube sox installed to prevent from burning near the exhaust manifold, stainless steel netting / meshing near the upper control arm to allow airflow to flow thru the engine compartment. Oil changes and oil filters changes thru out the ownership as being driven less, less than one thousand miles a year. The engine's oil is replaced with 50w oil with zinc additives and Dur-a-lube at every oil changes. This vehicle is kept in storage with other classic Lincolns in an air condition building in Florida. The vehicle has a battery cutoff so as you are done driving this beautiful car you can turn off the power from the battery and not worry about on leaving the radio or lights on. Did I mention that the all the windows are tinted to slow down the aging of the interior and dash from the Suns' rays. The tinted windows also help in keeping the interior cool as the AC is being used in sunny Florida. For added safety the engine has a water mechanical water gauge to let you know the running temperature of the engine. Why wait until the dash temp light to come on, you can see the engine temperature at a glance.

The running engine coolant temperature is about 185 /190 / 195 degrees in the Florida weather. A dehumidifier is used to keep the moister out of the interior and trunk. All the engine compartment heater hoses have been replaced with the blue silicone hoses for added safety. The blue silicone hoses will last a lot longer than the regular black rubber hoses. The trunk lid has a red LED to light up when the parking / headlights are turn on. This gives a cool looking red glow to the rear car. You will get a fair share of thumbs up at the gas station.  The car has the half landau top with the classic oval port on the side roof line. She has 6 oil and oil filter changes, ready to go to Seattle and back only need then is her 7th the oil and  filter change. 

Options on the vehicle; 460cid, dual exhaust, speed control, tilt wheel, miles to empty gauge, Landau vinyl roof, forged aluminum wheels,Media Velour seats, dual beam map / dome lamp, illuminated visor vanity mirrors, illuminated entry system, power door locks / remote deck lid release. Also has a red pinstripe running the length of the vehicle on both sides.

 

Vehicle Details

  • 1978 Lincoln Continental Mark V
  • Listing ID:CC-1467684
  • Price:$33,333
  • Location:Brooksville, Florida
  • Year:1978
  • Make:Lincoln
  • Model:Continental Mark V
  • Exterior Color:Dove Grey
  • Interior Color:Dove Grey
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:22979
  • Vinyl Roof:Yes
  • Restoration History:Unrestored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Velour
  • Air Conditioning:Yes
  • Custom Stereo:Yes
  • Tinted Windows:Yes
  • Cruise Control:Yes
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Power Locks:Yes
  • Power Windows:Yes
  • Power Seats:Yes
  • Tilt Wheel:Yes
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive

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