For Sale: 1959 Lincoln Continental in Palatine, Illinois


Vehicle Description

1959 Lincoln Continental convertibleRECENT RESTORATION- only 2195 EVER MADE430 V-8 MotorAutomatic Transmission- Original Bolero Red interior (only an option for convertibles)- Completely stripped body down to metal, removing all chrome and trim and re-sprayed with 3 gallons of Shop line single stage correct Glacier White paint- Completely disassembled suspension, ball joints, trailing arms, tie rods etc. All components under the car have been bead blasted and powder coatedAll new ball joints, springs, shocks and bushings- Boiled out gas tank, powder coated and sealed- Re-cored radiator- Rebuilt differential- New brakes, shoes, and brake lines throughout- New fuel lines throughout- Rebuilt and original Carter 4bbl carburetor- New convertible top from Electron Top with Lincoln embossed logo in the quarters- All new hydraulics, pumps, pistons and lines from Hydro-E-Lectric- Completely rebuilt, re-pinned and powder coated scissor mechanisms- Rebuilt headlight switch and new headlights- New correct exhaust, mufflers and resonators from Ohio classic exhaust -- remade correct exhaust hangers with the OEM metal and rivets to be factory stock and in their correct locations- All new chrome and anything that was stainless was mirror polished- All rebuilt electric top motors and adjusted limit switches- Rebuilt treadlevac brake booster- Rebuilt generator- New ignition switch and voltage regulator- Rebuilt power steering gearbox- New exhaust manifolds- All dash gauges, windows and bulbs work (even the dimmers). Fuel gauge is currently disconnected as the SIP (low fuel warning) relay is not installed and is being rebuilt.- Constant voltage regulator disassembled and upgraded to solid state tech- Trunk needs to be re-carpeted.- Engine and transmission are completely stock, car runs really good but being original the car leaks a little bit of fluid as one could expect from a 57 year old iron block- There is a small blemish on the back seat arm rest vinyl.- Windows could use new weather stripping but All the weather stripping is there and intact- No the car does not have A/C as most convertibles were not purchased with that option.- Breezeway window works only if the electric motor is jumped with a 12v battery at the source- The radio does not work.- Engine bay was not painted when the exterior of car was painted. WE FINANCE/ DELIVER AND SHIP WORLD WIDE

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-898227
  • Year:1959
  • Make:Lincoln
  • Model:Continental
  • Exterior Color:White
  • Interior Color:Red
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:105000
  • Stock Number:38430NVSR