1980 JAGUAR XJ6 4.2 SERIES THREE

Request

REGISTERED ON THE 14th MAY 1980, NOW TAX & MOT EXEMPT

THIS SERIES 3 XJ6 WAS PURCHASED IN 1984, BY A MR BIRD, HE PUT IN HIS COMPANY NAME, AND SINCE HAS BEEN PUT IN HIS PRIVATE NAME, HIS WIFES AND HIS SONS, SHOWING 6 OWNERS IT HAS IN FACT ONLY HAD 2.

MR BIRD DIED IN THE 90s, IT CAME OUT IN 2004 FOR A MOT, IT HAS DONE 12 MILES SINCE THEN, SHOWING 82,595 MILES.

BODYWORK

SEE PICTURES OF IT WHERE IT HAS BEEN SINCE IN A DRY GARAGE, THE CAR IS SHOWING A BIT OF SURFACE RUST, AROUND FRONT AND REAR WINDSCREENS, AND A SMALL RUST HOLE IN DRIVERS DOOR, DURING ITS EARLY YEARS, A NEW DRIVERS DOOR WAS FITTED DUE TO A CAR REVERSING INTO IT, AT THIS TIME THEY STONE CHIPPED THE BOTTOM OF DOORS AND SILLS TO PROTECT IT ?, NOT SOMETHING YOU WOULD DO TODAY, THE PAINTWORK HAS STAINS AND IS DULL IN PLACES, BUT MAY MACHINE POLISH TO A SHINE ?, BUT A RE-SPRAY WOULD BE BEST.

INTERIOR

THE INTERIOR IS VERY NICE AND ORIGINAL, A VERY SMALL HOLE IN THE DRIVERS SEAT BOLSTER, IT WILL CLEAN WITH A MAGIC SPONGE, THE WOOD DASH IS VERY GOOD, WIPERS NOT WORKING, ALL GAUGES WORKING, BOTH TANKS HOLD FUEL.

ENGINE GEARBOX & BRAKES.

THE ENGINE FIRED UP WITH FRESH FUEL, AND A NEW FUEL PUMP, OIL PRESSURE OVER 40 lb ON TICK-OVER, REVS WITH NO SMOKE, CHANGES GEAR ALL OKAY, THE ONE REAR BRAKE IS BINDING DUE TO BEING STOOD, BUT WE DROVE A SHORT DISTANCE AND ALL OKAY, NO OIL LEAKS, AND A STAINLESS STEEL EXHAUST.

Car Equipment