1982 Ford Cortina Mark 5 2 Dr 2.8 V6
(Featured on 31st March 2011)
Registration: 0MD 567X
Sellers original description:
This Ford Cortina has been a labour of love to the owner for over 10 years.
Less than a total of 300 miles since full rebuild, according to the owner its about the pleasure of doing it no driving it !
The car has been stripped to a bare shell and all the rust not that there was much has been cut out and every part has been replaced with genuine Ford parts inc sills inner sills boot floor repair panel, front panel, door skins and wings.
Please dont confuse this with a quick lash over!! Everything has been fitted as per ford spec spot welded in the correct places, no repair patches or filler, please dont confuse this with a quick lash over with fibreglass, filler and underseal.
Once this was done the cortina was treated to god knows how many coats of 2 pack Ford Cardinal Red underneath and on top.
All the bushes bolts and washers were replaced on the suspension (genuine Ford),front and rear, also new coil springs and shocks, again all genuine Ford plus everything painted and refurbed before being re-fitted !
Brakes are 2.3 rear drums with new shoes cylinders adjusters spings clips etc and handbrake cable plus all new metal pipes and flexi hoses, with new 2.8 Capri front discs with new granada 2.8 calipers.
Rear axle is a 2.3 Cortina item refurbed with new gaskets and seals.
Gear box is a heavy duty bearinged 2.8 Capri 5 speed recon with new bearings seals and gaskets plus new Ford clutch and burton quick shift gearlever.
Car has all new genuine Ford window rubbers door seals window seals, trims, clips, locks keys, lamps lenses, bumpers irons end caps, nuts & bolts everywhere.
Engine is Cologne V6 2.8 has high lift cam, high pressure oil pump, re-ground crank with new big ends and mains, new piston rings new dgas weber carb plus all gaskets valve stem seals and all oil seals bolts etc plus fresh coat of paint, topped off with Ford Motorsport alloy air filter and efi Scorpio rocker covers.
All hoses bottles clips etc etc have been replaced see pics.
Interior is std Cortina l with custom dash (burr walnut) extra gauges see pics for the best oil pressure you have ever seen from a Ford V6 !
Electric windows and central locking.
This is an absolutely fantastic 1982 Ford Cortina Mk5 and this listing does not even come close to doing the car justice !