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[isdntekvideo] 1965 Mercury
Comet Cyclone
427 SOHC
“Cammer”
Here is your chance to own a true piece of Ford Muscle Car history. A professionally built 427 SOHC “Cammer” motor stuffed in a 1965 Mercury Comet for the street!!
This car was built by a well-known SOHC expert in California, Butch Engelbrecht (of B&E Motorsports) in 1998. Several years after the build, his customer sold the car to Wayne Jeffer in Florida, who had it in a museum for display purposes and then sold it in 2012 to the current owner.
In 2017 the current owner decided to go through the entire car and have everything checked and the engine rebuilt. Why? You may ask. Because his is a stickler on detail and likes to keep his cars in near perfect condition. This Mercury Comet is as close to being perfect as you can see in the photos and video.
The 427 SOHC is actually bored and stroked to 456 cu.in. by use of a 428 crankshaft. Stock horsepower was 657. The engine has never been dyno’d. The block and heads are date coded to 1966, not a reproduction 427 SOHC side oiler. The engine has less than 50 miles on it since being completed and many of the internal parts are new. The specifications are listed below.
The owner has the receipts for the original engine build; the most recent rebuild; and any & all work performed since he has owned the car.
NO TRADES OR FINANCING!!!
Please feel free to call or text any questions to J.D. @ 410-937-0719
SPECIFICS
Engine & Transmission
1966, 427 SOHC, 10.25:1 Venolia pistons
Crower Rods
428 crankshaft (forged)
New Comp Cams, cams: 598 lift, 285 duration
New Manley Valves and springs
New rocker arms
Heads were ported
Block was hot tanked, magnafluxed and align honed
ARP studs and bearing caps
New timing chain
Rebuilt Holley 750 cfm carburetors
MSD ignition
K&N Air filters.
Ceramic Coated headers
Custom 3” exhaust
C-6 Automatic transmission w/heavy duty clutches, shift kit and bands, blueprinted
3000 stall convertor
Body & Paint
All steel body, including hood with fiberglass ‘tear drop’ scoop
Single stage urethane Dark Sapphire Blue Metalic
All new emblems, chrome trim and glass
Suspension & Differential
Custom tubular ‘A’ arms
Mustang II rack & pinion steering
New power steering unit
Welded in frame connectors
4-link 9” Ford rear w/Posi unit and 4.10:1 gears
Driveshaft loop
Custom made American Torque Thrust rear wheels
Tires: Front (215 x 65R x 15 B.F. Goodrich) Rear (345 x 55R x 16)
Long wheel studs
4-wheel power disc brakes
Coil over shocks all the way around
Interior
Stock dash configuration with VDO gauges and Mustang Rally Pac
Custom shift console w/Mustang
Power driver’s seat
Mercedes Leather and new foam on all seats
100% wool carpeting in interior and trunk
Alpine CD player in the glove box with changer in the trunk
I am listing this vehicle as a representative (broker) for the owner. All photographs and videos were taken by me. All the information presented was given to me by the owner. All questions will be directed to me and answered in a timely manner.
IF YOU HAVE AN EBAY RATING OF LESS THAN 5 YOU MUST CONTACT ME BEFORE BIDDING OR BIDS WILL BE CANCELED.
NO TRADES
DEPOSITS ARE DONE THROUGH PAYPAL AND ARE NON-REFUNDABLE
PAYMENT IS TO BE MADE BY WIRE TRANSFER OR CASH.
CASHIER’S CHECKS WILL BE ACCEPTED BY MAJOR NATIONAL BANKS , BUT CHECK MUST CLEAR BEFORE TITLE AND BILL OF SALE ARE RELEASED.
IN PERSON INSPECTION OF THE VEHICLE IS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. NO CONTINGENCY PURCHASES!!!!
FEEL FREE TO CALL OR TEXT ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS @ 410-937-0719…..J.D.
Vehicle is no longer covered under manufacturer warranty, it will be sold as is, where is with no warranty, expressed written or implied. The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness, or defects herein, and makes no warranty in connection therewith. No allowance or set aside will be made on account of any incorrectness, imperfection, defect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle, and to have satisfied himself or herself as to the condition and value and to bid based upon that judgement solely. The seller shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle at the buyer's request prior to the close of sale. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about the vehicle.
PLEASE BUY WITH CONFIDENCE
I have been an active seller of cars and other items for more than 15 years and maintained a 100% rating during most of that period. Approximately 7 years ago I started an online service assisting owners of Classic, Vintage, and Muscle cars to sell their vehicles without them leaving the garage. These are private individual owners who do not want to deal with the public and all the endless phone calls, “Tire kickers”, and other nonsense that goes on when trying to sell a car. They just want someone to sell it!!
References can be provided upon request. Feel free to call me at 410-937-0719
Thank you
J.D. Kurzmann

Used Year: 1965
VIN (Vehicle Identification Number): 5H01C543623 Mileage: 1939
Make: Mercury Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Model: Comet Vehicle Title: Clear
Trim: Cyclone; FORD 427 SOHC "Cammer" For Sale By: Private Seller

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