Ford Deluxe 2 door sedan, frame-on restoration. New paint
job utilized extensive primer, extensive top coat and
clear coated. The re-built interior has new Tan Naugahyde
seats, door panels and ceiling, with Forest Green carpeting
inside. It has been completely re-wired front to rear
with a new 12-volt system and a new 12-volt battery. New
aluminum radiator, new radio, new clock, new upgraded
digital dashboard instrument panel with the following
gauges: temperature, oil pressure, gasoline, odometer/speedometer,
and charging gauge. New fuel pump, new alternator, new
compressor, new starter, new electric windshield wipers,
new steering wheel, new air conditioning, new custom tires
[like original, wide white walls, radial with tubes].
The chrome and aluminum trim are in excellent condition
and completely redone. The running boards are new and
rubber coated. It has a new exhaust and muffler system.
It has all new windows and door glass and moldings. All
of the window and door handles are new and all are fully
operative. Patina in trunk and back seat were completely
replaced with new sheet metal and welded in to place.
Otherwise, there is no rust anywhere on the '40. The trunk
is fully tight and newly carpeted. The body, including
all fenders, is in excellent condition. Both the hood
and trunk lid are in excellent condition. To sum it up:
this '40 is ready for the road or showroom. It was built
as a "keeper" for the family; however, current
economic constraints are forcing us to sell it and we
are asking considerably less than the amount invested.