It was shocking. I was going through the ClassicCars. Might that price be a typo, I wondered. I clicked […]. You gotta love sleepers. This Mercury Comet Caliente hardtop might not technically be called a sleeper since it is a high-performance version of the midsize Mercury of the era.
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Browse Category. Search Tools. Set an Alert. Very interesting Mercury Comet. The Vin Number is 4H 00 ! I'm told it is Please visit www. History of the Mercury It has a W and C-4 trans and Very nice original car with full options factory air conditioning low mileage v eight engine automa Restored 4 door Comet - originally built in at Lorain, OH.
Body code 54BFK51 -- spec Refine Search.1964 Mercury Comet, Gateway Classic Cars Nashville,#1076
The Pick of the Day is a low-mileage original packing its correct V8. Pick of the Day also has factory-optional two-tone paint and vinyl roof. Getting your tools stolen is a drag.
Getting improved replacements is a win.Nighttime drives in the Mercury Comet Cyclone, which he bought new, revive powerful memories for Charlie Caldwell. Revving the highly modified ci V-8 and shifting the four-speed stick, Caldwell hears and feels much more performance potential than the Cyclone began with in Those high-powered specials carved out their own drag racing history.
The Cyclone package was mostly cosmetic: chrome engine trim, a bucket seat interior and chrome wheel covers. I was working at two gas stations and a pizza mill. He had to special-order his car and wait six weeks for it to arrive. Inhe cleaned up the Cyclone and got it back in running order.
He was about to restore another when is wife, Denise, insisted he refinish the Cyclone instead. Caldwell and his wife worked on the car together, sanding, painting and polishing. To capture the vintage Comet drag-race car look, Caldwell added an aftermarket hood with air scoops. Charlie and Denise Caldwell drive the Comet Cyclone to car shows up to miles from home, trailering it for longer trips. The car has won several major trophies. You may also like Related Posts. The Mercury Cyclone was a sales failure, but did it deserve better?
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Comet: 1964 - 1965: Interior and Soft Trim Parts
Convertible Caliente. Colony Park Wagon. Convertible Monterey. Convertible Parklane. Black Satin. Princeton Gray. Silver Blue. Silver Turquoise. Powder Blue. Pacific Blue. Nocturne Blue.See results below for Mercury Comet Parts. Product G. Reproduction die-cast metal window crank handle featuring bright chrome finish and original style black knob. Fits a variety of Ford and Mercury applications including the front door on Falcon, and Comet 2-door View Product Details.
Product Replacement coolant temperature sending unit manufactured to factory specifications for proper fitment and function. Fits a wide variety of popular classic American car and truck models. Product MD This OE style replacement motor and pump assembly features original style and locations for electric and fluid connections. Product F Each product is Product K High quality reproduction of the stainless steel "Aero" Anti Wind-Lift Wiper Blades designed to fit 7mm wide bayonet style wiper arms.
Popularized in the 's and 70's to combat wind lift at high speeds, these 15 inch wiper Used by Ford mechanics and professional technicians, each detailed shop manual gives you complete information for the proper servicing of most Ford Falcon, Mustang and Mercury Comet models.
You won't find a more Each product is manufactured Product LCM. Used by Ford mechanics and professional technicians, this is the supplement printed mid-year after the introduction of the Mustang.
Used by Ford mechanics and professional technicians, each detailed shop manual gives you complete information for the proper servicing of most Ford Falcon and Mercury Comet models.
You won't find a more complete, Reproduction of the commonly worn out nylon clutch pedal bushings designed for use on many various GM and Ford vehicles as listed. Split nylon flange bushings fit over clutch pedal cross shaft and inside cross shaft sleeve Product AR. Reproduction rear leaf spring U-bolts for Mustang models.
Two required per spring. Reproductions come with deep nuts and washers. Also fits Falcon body styles 59, 66, 71, 76, 78 Falcon body styles Product DR. Manufactured by Highway Classics. This rear shackle kit includes 2 - piece shackle, 4 rubber bushings and 2 nuts. Each car will require 2 shackle kits, one for each rear leaf spring.Comet: - Armrest Parts. Comet: - Armrest Covers.
Comet: - Ash Trays. Comet: - Bench Seat Covers. Comet: - Bucket Seat Covers. Comet: - Carpeting. Comet: - Cigarette Lighter. Comet: - Clothes Hangers. Comet: - Console Parts. Comet: - Dash Pads. Comet: - Dash Parts. Comet: - Door Panels and Parts.
1964 Mercury Comet Cyclone creates whirlwind of memories
Comet: - Floor Mats. Comet: - Glove Box Parts. Comet: - Hardware. Comet: - Headliners. Comet: - Interior and Soft Trim Chemicals. Comet: - Interior and Soft Trim Hardware.
Comet: - Interior and Soft Trim Insulation. Comet: - Interior and Soft Trim Tools. Comet: - Interior Fastener Kits.
1964 Mercury Comet Parts
Comet: - Interior Lighting. Comet: - Interior Paint. Comet: - Interior Trim Moldings. Comet: - Interior Upholstery Kits. Comet: - Kick Panels. Comet: - Package Tray.
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Comet: - Pillar Moldings. Comet: - Quarter Trim Panels.Product F Each product is View Product Details. Each product is manufactured Product B. Reproduction of the original interior door panel molding designed for use on Ford Falcon and Comet models. Each molding is stamped in stainless steel and replicates the original. Replace the old or worn out door panel Product Each hook is manufactured in zinc die-cast material and includes mounting screws.
Sold as a pair. Product L. These reproduction firewall insulation pads mount onto the firewall area of the interior compartment. They are designed to the exact factory specifications and manufactured using thick jute padding glued to a die-cut neoprene Each product is manufactured and Each product We appreciate your patience and cooperation!
Learn more. Close Notification. Toll Free 1. Select Year All Years Select Make All Makes. Select Model All Models. View As: Grid Detail. All Categories Interior Soft Goods. General Information. If you continue to have problems with this form, please contact us during normal business hours.Introduced in alongside the Ford Falcon and sharing its unibody platform, the Mercury Comet would undergo a number of transformations over the following decade and a half.
Originally developed to be added to the Edsel lineup, the Comet would find a new home when Ford's ill-fated marque would cease operations that same year. Initially envisioned as a fuel-sipping runabout and available in sedan and five-door station wagon configurations along with the Comet coupe, as the muscle car era began to take shape in the early-to-mid s, the Comet's performance offerings expanded in turn. For consignment a mild mannered version of the Comet Caliente.
Some dents and dings, dulled chrome, and paint issues at various stages, this resprayed unrestored example will need some TLC. It is however significant as this car is popular among street rodders because it is simple to modify, and with the Mercury Comet offers up some luxury. Exterior Shiny chrome boxes up each end of this car which has its steel bathed in black. Some fault areas are seen in the form of cracking, staining, and repair work that was not repainted.
Breaking up this car just below the belt line, is a white trim spear that starts out with a point on the front quarter, then widens as it streaks rearward ending up on the rear quarter with the COMET badge. All window trimmings look good and the Mercury signature triple shallow cup taillights bring up the rear. Interior Bathed in utilitarian with mild luxury, the gold interior utilizes a crushed velour for the bench seats in front and back.
These are surrounded by dark tan smooth vinyl bolsters. Up front the dash utilizes a mixture of padded vinyl for the top, and some wood appliqu that is surrounded by plated plastic trim. This trim is fading and some of the plating is coming off in numerous locations. The original radio is installed, and the original unrestored steering wheel fronts the dash.
An aftermarket Audiovox radio hangs below the dash.
Gold carpeting is installed and is clean with a few stains and some fading. The headliner is tight but has numerous smudges and what may be the beginnings of some surface mold. Drivetrain A ci inline 6-cylinder sits within an unrestored engine bay which shows some rust, corrosion and fading. A 1-barrel carburetor is on top, and a 3-speed manual transmission on back. Drive-Ability Despite the aforementioned shortcomings this car runs very smoothly, and drives great.
Handles well, and is fairly tight! Classic Auto Mall is a ,square foot classic and special interest automobile showroom, featuring over vehicles for sale with showroom space for up to 1, vehicles. Also, a vehicle barn find collection is on display. This vehicle is located in our showroom in Morgantown, Pennsylvania, conveniently located just 1-hour west of Philadelphia on the I Pennsylvania Turnpike.
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