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1948 Austin 16



1948 Austin 16

No doubt the most popular rural private hire/taxi. Roomy, plenty of power and a "Dependable Austin".

Described by the vendor as a very honest example having been the subject of the following improvements.

  • Unleaded Head 
  • 4 New STD Pistons and Rings
  • New B/END Shells
  • New Main Bearings
  • New o/s Carb
  • Reconditioned Dynamo 
  • New Water Pump
  • Rear Springs refurbished + Upgraded 
  • New Bushes 
  • New Track Rod Ends
  • New Windscreen and Surround 
  • Modern Indicators and Old Ones still work
  • New Carpets

Excellent Solid Chassis

Owned and enjoyed by the vendor since 2011, The green logbook and history folder together with an orignal service manual will accompany the vehicle. 

We are open 7 days a week here at Thornton Le Dale for pre-sale viewing, although a quick phone call prior to travelling is advised.

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  • Lot Number: 71
  • Year: 1948
  • Make: Austin
  • Model: 16
  • Registration: JKC 137
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Current Milometer Reading: TBC
  • Estimate: £5,500 - £6,000