1993 DAIMLER DOUBLE SIX Just 76k mls ; 14 stamps ; for sale

2018 Jul 25
£ 3,400

Overview

1993 Daimler Double Six Auto [reg TBA…was A11 VRO ] Supplied by Wolverhampton Jaguar on 29/5/93 to Mr F of Whitstone.I took ownership of this vehicle on 20/7/14. During my ownership the car has been used for classic scenic drives during the summer [approx one a month ] and the occasional show on display . 3000 mile Classic insurance policy for approx £100 Current mileage 75953 [might increase slightly as car is in use] Very pleased with the low cost of ownership - apart from routine service [not expensive]the following have been replaced May 2015 it was fitted with new dist cap, rotor arm , ign leads & plugs following a slight misfire after winter storage. 2018 New battery from Halfords [gtee in p/w] Tyres are filled with nitrogen [2016] Service History Stamps in the handbook @ 1055 ; 3758 ; 5895 ; 9051 ; 13060 ; 19446 ;26183 ; 33188 ; 46594 ; 52946 ; 58146 ; 67674 ; 71800 ; 72917 ; MOT history 2006 60777 ; 2007 62348 ; 2008 63828 ; 2009 64912 ; 2010 67674 ; 2014[Jan] 71777 ; 2014 [June] 72018 ; 2015 72918 ; 2016 74348 ; 2017 75102 ; 2018 75656 Current MOT ends 25th June 2019 Taxed until at least 31/10/18 then SORN The car was top of the range when new [believed to have cost £63k] and in addition the first owner specified a lot of extras – cream seats with red piping; gold trim to dash etc; picnic tables ,reading lamps & privacy blinds for rear passengers ; In-period Daimler factory fitted Panasonic in-car phone @ £1800 [not currently connected] . Power seats with memory ,power windows , electric sunroof, tilt steering wheel , air con , factory fitted alarm. There is also a jaguar boot-mtd CD player [untested] There are only 160 on the road [Q4-2017] – only 9 of 1993 vintage. Good points Low mileage Two Keys Original wallet with handbook ; separate books for alarm,air con ,etc ; service book with 14 stamps ; additional 2nd Jaguar [more comprehensive] handbook Full manufacturers tool kit & jack in good condition All dashboard warning lights come on & go off as they should Rust free wheel arches and wings Rust free boot floor Electric seats , windows , sunroof work as they should Automatic gearbox fine incl kick-down & sports mode Not so good points Small amount of lacquer missing FOS wheel arch Some rust spots to sunroof Headlining sagging at rear [was when I bought it in 2014] Cigar lighters not working [replacements supplied] Some rust to ROS overrider [replacement supplied] Intermittent fault with park sensor to gear lever -[been advised its a 10 min job if you have access to a lift]---hasn`t reoccurred 2018 SOME BRIEF INFO FROM PREVIOUS OWNER Chris [the reg keeper before me ] was a personal friend of the previous owner[J G] who had a collection of 29 cars.Chris also managed the collection together with a couple of mechanics. Chris`s name was on the V5 only in order to effect the sale following the death of JG. After the family decision to sell the car it was re-MOTd just prior to advertising in June 2014. The following is a brief summary from that “” ad and answers to my questions prior to purchase. Low mileage Full service history upto 2006 . We serviced the car in January 2014 Replacement starter motor fitted at that time . Also two new tyres. Unbelievable torque, all gear changes as they were when they left the factory, engine whisper quiet, no smoking overheating or noises Perfect wedding car – ready to go Kept in a private collection until recently [Jan 2014] Original launch photo included. I`m now only selling myself as i now have a smaller car that will fit under my car port [limited width] Enclosed are some photos of the car taken during my ownership. [The later ones taken April 2018 .]. More photos available by email. Personalised plate not included STOP PRESS - The car will shortly be with my local garage to cure a starting problem [turns over fine but not firing]. I`ll answer any questions in the meantime and update the ad on its outcome.

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