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1965 Comet Cyclone on 2040-cars

US $25,000.00
Year:1965 Mileage:3000 Color: Red /
 Red
Location:

Catawba, North Carolina, United States

Catawba, North Carolina, United States
Transmission:Manual
Body Type:Coupe
Vehicle Title:Clear
Engine:302 Roller Motor
Fuel Type:Gasoline
For Sale By:Private Seller
VIN: 5H27A543479 Year: 1965
Make: Mercury
Model: Comet
Trim: cyclone
Options: CD Player
Drive Type: 5 Speed
Mileage: 3,000
Disability Equipped: No
Exterior Color: Red
Number of Doors: 2
Interior Color: Red
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Number of Cylinders: 8
Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ... 

1965 Cyclone - Less than 3-k miles since complete rebuild. rust free vehicle,solid pans,rebuilt motor,brake sysytem,gastank and lines.

all mechanicals have been gone through and rebuilt or replaced. no issues with this vehicle. very fast and great handeling. has a

flameing river steering box,also a 4" gps speedometer with additional options.has a hidden antenna for the radio/cd unit.

very fun car to drive,gets lots of attention.this car is ready to drive anywhere with no worries.No Trades. almost every piece is new.

has cable clutch - no z-bar. shifter on 5- speed has been relocated to come out at dash area insted of between seats. has 3.55:1  9"rear.

302 roller motor has been completely rebuilt with long tube headers.new radiator.hurst shifter and knob.thanks for looking

i do have original bill of sale , build sheet, and owners manuel with service card.

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Mon, 25 Feb 2013 17:31:00 EST

Owners of Ford Escape, Mercury Mariner, Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan models, listen up. According to a report on Automotive News, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened an investigation into these four vehicles totaling an estimated 725,000 units. The investigation appears to center around a malfunctioning throttle body on non-hybrid models of the 2005-2012 Escape and 2011-2012 Fusion. With Mercury dying off after the 2011 model year, this probe will also apply to the 2005 through 2011 Mariner and the 2011 Milan. There has been some discussion around the Escape stalling issue for some time now, but this investigation appears to be larger in scope than before.
Though not a recall yet, NHTSA's Office of Defects Investigation (ODI) has received 123 complaints of stalling or surging vehicles, while Ford itself has logged 1,472 complaints. The investigation report, which is posted below, seems to indicate that a faulty circuit board for the throttle body could cause the vehicle to go into limp mode, which, according to NHTSA, could cause complaints of both stalling and surging.

eBay Find of the Day: Craterface's '49 Mercury convertible from Grease

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Here is your chance to own your very own piece of greased lightning. Well, not the Greased Lighting, it's actually the black, flamed 1949 Mercury convertible that races against John Travolta in the classic 1978 movie Grease, and it's for auction on eBay Motors.
While it appeared in the film's exciting drag race in a Los Angeles storm drain, the hot rod was reportedly lost until last year, when the seller found it as a shell. He verified that it was the actual car with original builder, Eddie Paul, and sent the car for a complete restoration.
The auction includes original parts like the exhaust tips used in the movie and bent bumper from when it hit Travolta's car in the scene. The restorer recreated the scorpion stickers on the doors, razor hubcaps and license plate. He also installed a 1949 Mercury 255-cubic-inch (4.2-liter), flathead V8 and three-speed manual transmission with overdrive.

NHTSA upgrades Ford floor mat unintended acceleration probe

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According to a Bloomberg report, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has upgraded an investigation into complaints of unintended acceleration lodged against Ford vehicles. The investigation began in June of 2010 when just three complaints had been received and it only concerned the Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan, but this was at a time when the phrase "unintended acceleration" made grown men go pale. With 49 additional complaints received since then, the investigation has been reclassified as an engineering analysis - the last phase before a recall - and it has been expanded to include the Lincoln MKZ, making for a total of "around 480,000" units affected between the three sedans from the 2008 to 2010 model years.
The ostensible cause is that floor mats are trapping the accelerator pedal, but according to a Ford statement at the time, the entrapment is due to owners placing the optional all-weather floor mats, or aftermarket floor mats, on top of the car's standard floor mats. NHTSA has backed up that assessment, pinning the blame on "unsecured or double stacked floor mats."
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