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1965 Mercury Comet Caliente Gasser Hot Rod Staight Axle Halibrand Magnesium Ford on 2040-cars

Year:1965 Mileage:696969
Location:

San Bruno, California, United States

San Bruno, California, United States
Vehicle Title:Clear
Fuel Type:Gasoline
Engine:428 SCJ
For Sale By:Private Seller
Condition:
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Year
: 1965
Drive Type: Tranny C6 Diff 9" 4.11 Posi
Make: Mercury
Mileage: 696,969
Model: Comet
Trim: Caliente

1965 Mercury Comet Caliente Gasser: Here is a Period Correct 60s Comet Gasser For Sale. As seen in Autocult Magazine 2014 Calendar
Engine is a 428 Super Cobra Jet with factory dual quad Transmission is a C6 with a shift kit Differential is a 9" 4.11 Tru Trak Posi with 28 spline Dutchman Axles and Al Fitting Lift Bars to make it hook up Front Suspension is a Speedway straight Axle with disc brakes
60s Style 25/8 Stewart Warner Gauges Cragars front and rear for the street Black Steelies with New Vintage M/H Slicks for racing
The Comet runs and drives great on the street or on the strip.
If you have any questions send me a message.

Full payment will need to be completed in 7 days after auction has ended.

Shipping: Buyer is responsible for all shipping and shipping costs.

Storage Fees: Buyer has 12 Days after auction has ended to make arrangement for shipping.
After the 12th Day I will start to charge $25.00 A day storage. That will need to be paid before I release the car..

Thank You And Good Luck.

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NHTSA upgrades Ford floor mat unintended acceleration probe

Mon, 17 Dec 2012 08:27:00 EST

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."
On the face of it, it would appear that NHTSA has upgraded the status not because of Ford's error, but owner error, and Ford has stated publicly that it is "disappointed" in NHTSA's move. On top of NHTSA still being skittish after that other unintended acceleration debacle, it could be seen to be taking its time investigating all of the variables: it's reported that Ford changed its accelerator pedal design in 2010, a "heel blocker" in the floorpan has been considered a potential culprit in how the floor mats could be trapping the pedal, some drivers have said the floor mats weren't anywhere near the pedal, and according to a report in the LA Times, in "a letter sent by Ford to NHTSA in August 2010, the automaker said it found three injuries and one fatality that 'may have resulted from the alleged defect.'"

Ford recalls Five Hundred, Mercury Montego sedans over fuel tank woes

Mon, 18 Jul 2011 08:59:00 EST

Ford has announced through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that it is recalling nearly 3,000 examples of its Five Hundred and Mercury Montego (pictured) sedans from the 2007 model year.
The action, which affects 2,945 vehicles, is due to potentially defective welds between the filler neck and the fuel tank, a condition that could result in a fuel leak or the smell of gasoline reaching the occupants. In the worst-case scenario, a leak could cause a fire. Cars with the affected fuel tank problem could see an illuminated dashboard warning light as a result of the evaporative emissions leak being detected.
Ford will inspect and replace the fuel tank at no cost to owners (those who have already had the procedure done at-cost can apply for reimbursement), and the Dearborn automaker will begin notifying Five Hundred and Montego owners beginning August 15. Check out the official NHTSA press release after the jump for further details.

Ford finally issues recall for 230K minivans over rust problems

Sun, 10 Mar 2013 11:00:00 EST

The rust issue in the rear wheel wells of 2004-2007 Ford Freestar and Mercury Monterey minivans has finally led to a recall. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration began an investigation into the matter in 2011, said investigation being upgraded to an engineering analysis a year later while NHTSA tried to figure out how many model years should be included in the assessment.
Ford has decided to recall all of the 230,000 minivans potentially affected, namely those sold in salt-belt states and countries like Canada. The excess rust in the rear wheel wells was also able to prevent the third-row seats from locking to the floor of the minivan. To repair the problem, owners can take their minivans to dealers, and the dealers will place new panels in the wheel wells, replace the third-row seat mounting brackets and relocate the latches to an area away from any corrosion.
Ford says it will begin notifying owners during the last week of March.