1978 Datsun 280Z for sale 101117261
1978 Datsun 280Z
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1978 Datsun 280Z

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If you are looking for an Original Z -- this is a real find. I bought this car from the original owner a year ago. She had this car since 1978 and she took incredible care of the car.  I've babied this thing since the day I got it. It is a Southern California 280z, so there is no signs of rust at all. It has been going to the same mechanic (who used to work for Datsun) for the last 40 years, who knows every bolt underneath the hood. I am moving across the country and unfortunately can not bring the vehicle. It has lived in the garage covered for most of its life when it is not being driven. It's become a weekend car for me. Since I've purchased, I've put 1-2K miles on it.

Interior: 2 Seat + Original Leather interior, no tears or signs of ware. Dash and all instruments are stock and work perfectly. AC works / FM Radio Works. All gauges work (except clock, easy fix)

Exterior: Original paint in near perfect condition. Other than a few small blemishes, there are NO large dings, dents, or scratches. I've only ever washed it by hand at the coin op. 

I am asking for $16,500 which I find to be fair. It is in stunning condition, and despite it being at 119K -- it has had $5K - 6K of maintenance done in the year that I've owned the car.

(Head Gasket, Ignition Coil, Wire Set, Belts, Exhaust Manifold, Alternator, Oil & Fluids, Struts, I have all receipts and paperwork of all work completed)

If you are interested I am happy to meet and show you the car! Just want this 280z to find a good home -- It is a rare beauty! 

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Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
  • Classic Car ID
  • Stock Number
  • Category
    Import Classics
  • Body Style
  • New/Used
  • Mileage
    119,000 miles
  • Engine
  • Drivetrain
  • Transmission
  • Exterior Color
  • Custom Color

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