Stk#012 1973 Datsun 240Z Original Owner Painted the Original Silver color this car has been repainted one time. There are dual outside mirrors. The front and rear bumpers are in fair condition. The grill is good. The front and rear bumper guards and original rubber is good. The original emblems are good. The original side marker lights are good. Chrome rims are Crager with wire fronts. The door handles are good. Black wall Uniroyal tires, power antenna. Nice car but needs a little TLC. The interior is the original black vinyl. It has the original Black carpet, original black padded dash, original black headliner and sun visors, black door panels, black arm rest, console, steering wheel and horn button. The rear tire covers are original. The 160 mph speedometer is original as is the Tach, gauges, and clock and are all mounted in the dash. AM/FM radio, Original sill plates, Roll up windows. Rear window defrost. All the glass is good. Really a good looker inside. Powered by the original 6-cylinder engine with 2 aftermarket carburetors, with the original one included that needs rebuilding. 4 speed transmission. Chrome air cleaners, hoses and belts look good. New battery. Neat and clean under the hood with a single exhaust with chrome tip. Runs good. Visit our site at www.ecoastcc.com for more info.
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