One Owner Until 2014
"The 1955-1956 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria was the crowning gem of the bright two-tone and chrome era. One of the most imaginative cars of an imaginative decade, it took off for the heavens in looks --It was the year of wraparound windshields, tubeless tires, flying saucer wheel discs, and more options, vivid colors, and flashy two-tones than a month of Canadian sunsets. Little wonder that Ford's smart new Crown Victoria was to become a classic symbol of the times, if not one of the year's hottest sellers. Road tester Tom McCahill, writing in Mechanix Illustrated, called it "loaded with more saleable angles than a shipload of Marilyn Monroes."
There are over 120 pictures of this car in the ad below, including detailed exterior, interior, engine, trunk and undercarriage. Scroll down after the description and let them load on your computer, it will take some time because of the size.
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For sale by owner is this mostly original, classic 1955 Crown Victoria in the always desirable green/white color combination. This is the kind of car we love to find. An original car, a long time owner and documentation of work done back to 1972. It was acquired from�original owner in 2014 with some updates since then.� Please let all the pictures load (there are over 120) to see the great condition of this classic old Ford.� Our knowledge of what has been done to this car is somewhat limited, this is what we do know.� It is a combination of original, with some cosmetic and mechanical restoration over the years as needed.� It appears the car was repainted years ago in the original green/white color combination. The original 272 engine and transmission have been rebuilt and new suspension components were also installed.� The exterior trim and chrome appear original and in great shape. The interior seats, carpet and dash appear original with some seat cover replacement. The undercarriage is solid, clean and dry. See the photos at the end for the hand written notes of work done over the years.
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272 V-8 Engine
Vintage Heat & Air Conditioning
Converted to 12 Volt
The lights, signals, gauges, horn and wipers are fully operational and it runs great.
Included in the sale will be some hand written notes of work done over the years.
Please remember that this car is 60 years old and not perfect. The a/c needs a recharge, the clock and original radio are inoperable.
THIS CAR IS FOR SALE BY OWNER AND LOCATED IN TINLEY PARK, ILLINOIS 60477
Disclaimer;� This vehicle is for sale by a private party and the above information was provided by the owner.� We can make no guarantee as to the accuracy of the information.� All vehicles are sold "AS-IS" and "WHERE IS" with no express, written, or implied warranty, representation, or guarantee (including, but not limited to; warranties of merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose). We shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness or defects herein and make no warranty in connection therewith.� Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type.� It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle as to the condition and value and to purchase based solely upon that judgment.� Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about this vehicle.� Seller is not responsible for typographical errors, printing errors, or omissions.� The description above is for information purposes only and if you elect to forgo a personal inspection, we can make no guarantees as to your satisfaction with the vehicle. The seller shall make every reasonable attempt to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle prior to the close of sale