This Stunning Series III Landrover was first registered 4th June 1975, Finished in Marine Blue with Sand Hood and Black Vinyl Interior.
A comprehensive restoration was carried out by Leaf Sprung Landys, which included fitment of a Richards galvanised chassis.
This 88.0 in wheelbase (2,235 mm) was classed as the Short Wheel Base (SWB) 2 with its Petrol 2.25 Litre 73 hp (54 kW) Engine and 4 Speed Manual gearbox has a good list of specification which is as follows.
Richards Galvanised Chassis
Welded Steel wheels.
7.50x 16 Michelin Latitude Cross Tyres.
Towing ball with 7 pin electrics
Exmoor Deluxe interior seats in black vinyl.
Sand Canvas roof trim fully removable.
Front fitted rubber mats.
Fitted full rear floor mat.
Inertia Seat belts.
Folding bench seats to rear.
Servo assisted brake upgrade.
New Parabolic rear springs
New Autosparks wiring loom.
Bottle jack, wheel brace still present.
Jim Gardner and his team at Leaf Sprung Landys, carried out a restoration which included a replacement richards galvanised Chassis paint black to original factory spec. axle/steering components, brakes including new shoes and drums all round, electrics, engine and transmission. This refurb was completed June 2019
The bulkhead is believed to be original, but has been restored, The paintwork work is stunning in Marine Blue.
The lights, door seals were all replaced.
The body cappings have removed and re-galvanised.
The previous owner has recently spent over £1600 on modifications.
Fantastic condition throughout, needs to be seen to fully appreciated.
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