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1978 Mercury Marquis

29,132 miles

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Vanguard Motor Sales
Plymouth, MI - View Seller
  $23,973 above avg.

Vehicle Info

    29,132 miles
    Stock #
    400 V8
    3 Speed Automatic
    Drive Train
    Exterior Color
    Interior Color
    Dark Red

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Seller's Notes

1978 Mercury Marquis 7088

VIN: 8Z63S577088

Check out this beautiful 1978 Mercury Marquis! This Marquis has a beautifully straight body, Black Paint finish, Black Vinyl Top, Dark Red Interior, Flip Up Headlights, Whitewall Tires, Power Antenna, along with Polished Stainless Steel and Chrome Components all around! This Mercury has just over 29,000 Original Miles and it was previously owned by a single family since brand new! Under the hood sits a Numbers Matching Ford 400ci V8 Engine mated to a Numbers Matching FMX TH400 3-Speed Automatic Transmission. Power is sent to the rear tires though a Numbers Matching Ford 8.8'' Rear End with an Open Differential! This Mercury drives great and the equipped Power Brakes (front disc), Power Steering, and Air Conditioning makes cruising this '78 around town a breeze.

The interior of this '78 Marquis looks great! Take a look inside to see this Mercury sporting Power Front Seating, Bench Seating in the rear, Seat Belts all around, Dark Red Cloth and Vinyl Upholstery throughout, Dark Red Carpeting, Power Windows, Power Door Locks, Tilt Steering Column, beautiful Gauges, AM/FM Radio, Floor Mats, along with a Spare Tire and Jack mounted in the trunk. The underside of this Marquis also looks great! Take a look underneath to see the beautiful condition of the Frame, Floors, Rocker Panels, Fuel Tank, Fuel and Brake Lines, New Flex Lines, Rear End, Driveshaft, New Shocks, Steering and Suspension Components, along with the New Exhaust as well!

This 1978 Mercury Marquis is an amazing ride inside and out! Traveling along with this Mercury is the Original Build Sheet, Window Sticker, Owners Guide, and Upholstery Selection Binder. Any collector or enthusiast would love to own this gorgeous Marquis so call us today before it's gone!

Call us today and let VMS park your dream in your driveway! 248-974-9513

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Ford 400ci V8 Engine
Numbers Matching
Engine # D7TE - A2B
- Machining Date: Feb/15th/1978
- Casting Date: Feb/6th/1978
- Vin Stamp: 8Z577088
Serial # 8B15Z
Stock Cylinder Heads

Motorcraft 2150 2-Barrel Carburetor
- Tag #: D8OE - HA S8B3
- Numbers Matching

FMX 3-Speed Automatic Transmission
Numbers Matching
Transmission #PHB - BC1 - B1 D8AP - GA
- Tag states:
•Trans is 400 M Correct
•1978 Correct

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - 3-Link
Ford 8.8 Rear End
- Tag: 24787 014A WER - AB 8BC
- Ratio: 2.47:1
- Open Differential
- Numbers Matching to Car!
- 1978 Specific

Front Wheels - 15
Rear Wheels - 15
Front Tires - 235/75R15
Rear Tires - 235/75R15

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - power Drum

Dual Exhaust
- Original Equipment

- Paint is Great
- Body Lines are Straight
- Doors and Trunk Operate Smoothly

- Door Panels are Clean
- Carpet is Clean
- Tilt Column
- Steering Wheel in Good Condition
- Headliner is Tight
- Dash looks Great
- Gauges are Clean
- Door Jambs are Clean

- Chrome looks Great
- Exhaust is New
- Shocks are New
- Floorboards are Solid
- Flex Line is New
- Rockers are Solid

Don't miss out! Call Tom 7 days a week! 248-974-9513

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Seller Info

Vanguard Motor Sales
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  • (248) 710-0187
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15100 keel st
Plymouth, MI 48170

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Vanguard Motor Sales
  • Closed Now
  • (248) 710-0187
  • View Dealer Website
15100 keel st
Plymouth, MI 48170
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