Land rover Series 3 SWB, genuine factory 88' station wagon. This in house project vehicle has un-gone a light refurbishment. We have spent hours on bringing back to life this lovely little blue station wagon. New Richards chassis galvanized chassis, which was t-washed, etch primed and 2k painted gloss black , then fitted with new suspension, bushes, shocks and springs.
New steering relay fitted to chassis. We fitted newly refinished swb wheels and 600x 16 tyres, which were correct for it age and gives it the classic factory look. New brake pipes and fexys with new master cylinder and wheel overhaul. Give the brakes the solid feel.
New front to back wiring harness, light lenses and some switch gear. New front door bottoms and tops, fitted with black vinyl door cards and new handles. The bulkhead was given the full works with new full foot well replacement both side and strengtheners added as per original to the pedal side. It has also had an external repaint in classic seires 3 marine blue, its original colour, we desired to retaining its dents and ripples which it had won over the last forty odd years, we feel make it usable as an everyday vehicle or a family green-lane machine with out the worry of adding to them in the supermarket car park or on the dales.
Inside it has had new deluxe front seats and cubby box up front, along with new folding seats in the rear. To improve comfort we have added an exmoor trim sound proofing matting though out the vehicle.
The drive train has had a full service and fluid change, the engine has had fitted a new Weber carb to improve performance and economy. A new exhaust system completes the over all sound of the 2 1/4 petrol. On the whole this wagon drives very well and is very well behaved on the road. The gearbox is smooth and the engine pulls well with no effort. The steering is light and crisp.
It is a joy to drive. Collection from YORK YO43 4BB. The item "1975 land rover series 3 station wagon 88 SWB" is in sale since Thursday, June 11, 2020.This item is in the category "Cars, Motorcycles & Vehicles\Classic Cars\Land Rover". The seller is "bp4x4" and is located in York. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.