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1970 Ford Galaxie XL for sale in Chesterfield, Virginia, United States

Condition: Used
Item location: Chesterfield, Virginia, United States
Make: Ford
Model: Galaxie
SubModel: XL
Type: Convertible
Trim: XL
Year: 1970
Mileage: 146,360
VIN: OE61H217030
Color: Red
Power options: Air Conditioning
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Automatic
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Black
Options: Convertible
Vehicle Title: Clear
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Description for Ford Galaxie 1970


This is a 1970 Ford Galaxie XL convertible the owner asked me to list. We were in the same car club for many years and he  does not own a computer. He purchased the car in 2000 from an ad in a local AACA newsletter. I recall because I showed him  the ad. He bought the car and did some work to it - new gas tank and sending unit, ew shocks, uned up the engine and replaced  the distributor. The black convertible top was replaced 4 or 5 years ago - the last time it was down was for a Christmas parade  two years ago. The owner seldom drives the car so he has decided to sell it. Everything works in this car - air conditioning,  heat, ower steering, ower brakes, ower top, ll lights including the hide-a-way headlights, tc. The owner says he would not  be afraid to drive the car anywhere. I know he has taken it on many club runs and the car has never had a problem. The original  AM radio has been replaced with a Ford AM/FM radio. The owner will include the original radio and four service manuals for  the car (engine, hassis, lectrical and body). The car was repainted one time and that was by the previous owner. Unfortunately  the painter did not repaint under the hood, eck lid and door jams. Engine is the original 351W and it does not use oil and it runs  fine. The interior is all original. This is a nice survivor car that is very original. Email any questions and if you'd like to take a  look at the car email for the owner's phone number. Car is located in Colonial Heights, irginia 23834 just a couple of minutes  off I-95.

The hide-a-way headlights work as does everything on the car

There are XL emblems on the hood and trunk

The bumper guards were on the car when the owner bought it in 2000

It has the original hub caps and P225X75X15 tires with thin white walls

Sharp car and you don't see many XL Galaxies

Sharp grills for the headlights

Car is ready to drive to a new home

Interior is all original except owner replaced the AM radio with a Ford AM/FM

Plenty of room

Seats are black vinyl

Seats are comfy and the car has all the seat belts

Switch on side of dash is for the power top

Clear instrument panel

146K miles and car looks, uns great

Crack on dash was there when owner bought car in 2000. It has been stored inside since he bought it. We believe car was  stored inside much of its life as the car is very solid.

XL trim on dash

Back seat

Underside of top - it was replaced 4 or 5 years ago

Passenger door panel - note original factory sticker

Driver door panel

The engine is a 351W that fires right up and runs fine

The engine is all original except the owner replaced the distributor and carburetor.

No added chrome or anything fancy, ust original

Power brakes

Original sticker on inner fender

Power steering - air conditioner blows cold

Air cleaner still has snorkel

Underside of hood with original insulation

Trunk opens and closes properly

Underside of trunk lid

Original sticker on trunk lid

That is the boot for the top

It has a spare and the original tire changing tools

VIN on dash - OE61H217030 - 0 for 1970, for Mahwah, J plant where car was built, 1 for Convertible Ford XL, for  351 engine

Title with matching VIN

Data plate under hood on firewall also has VIN

Trim and chrome are original and have aged some but still very presentable

Working hide-a-way headlights and doors

Ford emblem on headlight grill

All glass is good - long hood

Driver front fender

I did not see any dings in the trim

Doors open and shut properly

Convertible top

Solid no rust body

XL trim on the back

Note scratch on rear just above taillight

Passenger side rear quarter - solid straight car

No rust or damage

Nice top

If you are seriously interested in this car my advice is to come and see it. The car is located in Colonial Heights, irginia  23834. Car is a couple of minutes off the Colonial Heights exit I-95. Serious bidders can email me any questions or ask for the  owner's number.

Terms of sale: winning bidder should contact me within 24 hours of the auction's end. If you cannot pick up the car right  away send a 10% deposit within 3 days and make arrangements to pick up the car or have it shipped. We would like the car  picked up within 14 days. If you need help with having the car shipped email me. 

On Aug-18-15 at 12:06:55 PDT, eller added the following information:

The owner has found the original owner's manual for the car and it will be included in the sale.

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