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1966 Lincoln Continental Convertible Restored

For sale: 1966 Lincoln Continental 4 Dr. Convertible

Technical specifications

Item location:
Lewisville, Texas, United States
4 Dr. Convertible
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Convertible, Leather Seats
Vehicle Title:
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1966 Lincoln Continental

Garrett Classics is proud to showcase this very nice collector-quality 1966 Lincoln Continental Convertible.We are the former owners of Texas Classic Cars Of Dallas. Please feel free to call Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317 with any questions.

According to previous owners, this car has only accrued just under 38,000 original miles and its conditioncertainly reflects this mileage.
You may recognize some of these pictures if you have been searching for a Lincoln for a while. We sold this car last year for it's owner in Maine while we owned Texas Classic Cars Of Dallas. Our buyer was a gentleman from Dallas who only had the car for a few months and put just about 200 miles on it. Unfortunately he has to sell it now and he asked us to just use the ad since he has barely driven the car.




Less than 38,500 Original Miles & Stunning Restoration Work Performed
462 cubic inch V8 - Extensive Rebuild - Balanced & Blueprinted
C6 Dual Range Automatic Transmission - Disassembled, Re-Sealed & Serviced
2.80:1 Rear Axle Ratio
Venetian Yellow Exterior Color - Correct & Excellent Condition - Extensive Restoration
Original Black Leather Interior & Vinyl Pleating - Beautiful Original Condition
Power Convertible Top - Black
Six-Way Power Bench Seating
Power Windows including Vent Windows
Power Door Locks
Power Steering
Air Conditioning
Power Front Disc Brakes
Stereo-Sonic AM 8-Track Radio & Power Antenna
Stainless Steel Exhaust System
Original Owner's Manual

There has been an extensive amount of restoration work performed both mechanicallyand cosmetically to keep this car in top show & driving condition. This is your opportunity to own a stunning automobileand fast appreciating investment. You will not believe how good this Lincoln drives. The exterior presents show qualitycorrect Venetian Yellow paint in a base/clear coat. The paint and body are in excellent condition as is the bright workthroughout this '66 Continental.
All of this work was performed between 2006 to 2008. This is one of the nicest '66 Continentalsyou will find.The body is extremely straight. This has been a garage kept example its entire life,this is evident by the interiorcondition especially. Everything on the car iscurrently working except the power antenna.

This Lincoln has had a host of mechanical work performed. The 462 cubic inch V8 has received a comprehensiverebuild including the following specifications ; New Pistons - New Camshaft - Crankshaft Ground 10/10 & Block LineBored- Original Heads Machined with New Valves & Hardened Seats for Unleaded Fuel - Fully Balanced & Blueprinted Engine fromBalancer to Flexplate - Gas Tank Removed, Vatted, & Sealed - Fresh Carburetor Rebuild - New Fuel Pump- Seals - Etc.Thetransmission was removed, disassembled, resealed and serviced. The radiator has been restored/remanufactured. The fanclutch was replaced along with belts and hoses. The brake power booster & master cylinder have been replaced as well.The fuel tank was removed, vatted and sealed & fuel sending unit replaced. There is host of additional work that hasbeen done to this Lincoln to ensure top driving characteristics.Keep in mind, these restorations were done over 8 years ago now. As you can see, it is still in very nice condition and continues to run very well.

Factory accessories include air conditioning, power steering, and power front disc brakes.The original breather andvalve covers are intact. Further inspection will confirm structurally integrity of the metal throughout the enginecompartment including the firewall,inner fenders and core support.
Open the doors to 1966.This Lincoln is great carto drive.The steering feels excellent and the car is just anabsolute pleasure to drive. Not only does this car'scondition reflect its low mileage, the restoration work performed willensure its conditionfor years to come. The frontsuspension was removed, powder-coated and rebuilt with new bushings and linkages.

This is a stunning car with a hint of patina in the interior. The seat upholstery is in very nice condition front toback, displaying original leather with some wear. The back seat has some cracking.The dash and instruments are in excellent condition. The instrumentation is functional down to the AM 8-Track Stereo.The door panels are in great shape and the door undersides are very nice, solid. The weatherstrip has been replacedthroughout. The identification plate is in place on the door jamb as well as a personalized plate for Mr. G.P"Pat" O'Brien. This car was ordered to a St. Louis Missouri DSO code in Venetian Yellow with Black Leather Interior,a Dual Range C6 Automatic Transmission, and 2.80:1 highway friendly gearing.

The power convertible top assembly functions correctly and is in excellent condition.These Slab Side Lincolns are afavorite of ours and many others.This is one of the finest we have been fortune to work with here at Texas ClassicCars of Dallas. The factory steel wheels & caps were fitted with 285/75 whitewall radials all around. There is alsoa mounted spare tire/wheel in the trunk.

The undercarriage is in very nice condition. The original flooring and framework are intact front to back. The frontsuspension was completely disassembled, powder-coated & new bushings installed throughout. The shocks have been replaced.The exhaust system has been replaced front to back (stainless steel). The spring mount points are solid as are therocker panels, quarter panels, inner fenders, etc from our inspection. There is quite a bit of original red oxideevident as well as some very minor surface rust. A professional third-party inspection is always welcomed andencouraged to see that a vehicle meets individual purchase criteria.

Thank you for viewing our ad and again, please feel free to call Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317. We are the former owners of Texas Classic Cars Of Dallas and look forward to serving our customers as Garrett Classics.


Again, please feel free to call Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317



All zero feedback bidders, please call or email us before bidding. Thank you.

WINNING BIDDER: You must contact me within 24 hours close of auction by either email or phone OR I reserve the right to sell this car elsewhere.
TRANSPORTATION: Transportation arrangements are the responsibility of the buyer. I can refer you to established national and international automobile shippers.
PAYMENT: Payment will be due within 5 business days close of auction unless other arrangements are made with me prior to your winning bid. A deposit of $1000 is required within 48 hours close of auction unless other arrangements are made with me beforehand. Payment is due in full within 5 business days close of auction.
TAXES & TITLE: All winning bidders are responsible for tax, title, and license fees in their state of residence. This is a private party sale, there are no additional documentation fees.
INSPECTIONS: Inspections are welcome and highly encouraged. Call or email for an appointment - Dave at 214-213-7072 or Maris at 214-616-2317
WARRANTY:This vehicle is being sold as is, where is, with no warranty expressed, written or implied.The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuine, or defects hereinand makes no warranty in connection therewith. Although every effort is made on our part to accurately describe thevehicle to you, it is the buyers responsibility to see that his/her classic and collector car purchase meets theirindividual criteria. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to beconstrued as a warranty of any type. The seller will make every effort to disclose any known defects associatedwith the vehicle at the buyers request prior to the close of the sale. Seller assumes no responsibility for anyoral or written statements about the vehicle. A personal or 3rd party inspection prior to your purchase ishighly recommended.

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