Restored Rolls Royce Silver Shadow

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Technical specifications

Model:Silver Shadow
Fuel Type:Gasoline
Color:Silver Sand over Walnut
Interior Color:Tan
Engine:6.75 Litres V8
Trim:4 Door
Number of Cylinders:8
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On offer from my collection of cars is this factory restored pristine 1971 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow 1. In the late '90s, this car which has been in the family from new, was sent back to the factory in England for a complete restoration. Subsequent factory issued updates were done during the restoration. Upon completion of the total rebuild, the manufacturerissued a three year unlimited mileage warranty and the odometer was set to zero. The car has won six awards so far, and one of the plaque was donated to the factory. This car is flawless and everything operates as it should.

Partial list of work done during the restoration.
Body: Complete strip down to bare shell, then the shell was dipped. The car was finished with a 16 coats of paint. All chrome parts, rubber parts etc. were refinished or replaced with new ones. All emblems were replaced.
Interior: The interior war totally rebuilt with new carpets, seats, gauges etc. The Burl walnut panels were refinished where necessary or replaced. Factory premium CD sound system, same as the one in the Silver Seraph, was installed, with the CD changer located in the boot(trunk). Dual battery system was incorporated with a dashboard change-over push button.
Engine: The drive train was totally rebuilt to preserver the engine matching numbers. Other items in the engine compartment were replaced or reconditioned as necessary.
Suspension: Every thing was either replaced or rebuilt. The suspension was upgradedwith the factory issued suspension handling package.
Exhaust: Replaced.
Wheels/ Hub covers: Refreshened.

Some upgrades performed during the restoration.
High torque starter motor was installed.Suspension handling package installed.
Electric cooling fans were installed behind the grill, in addition to the mechanical cooling fan assembly.
Trunnion based drive shafts replaced with the superior “Lobro” based drive shafts.
Conversion to R134a based air conditioning.

Some upgrades performed after the restoration.
Replacement of the differential carrier with the updated carrier.

Recently performed service: Hydraulic system serviced. The hydraulic accumulator spheres' valve was changed to the piston and o-ring type supplied by Flying Spares. Coolant serviced, spark plugs changed to iridium type plugs, tyres were replaced due to age only.

Being a private sale of a used classic car, warranty is not provided. You can be rest assured that, this is one of the finest, if not the finest Silver Shadow 1 for sale, that will provide a reliable and joyful driving experience. Due to the impeccable condition of this car, it must be transported in a covered car carrier and or placed and secured in a container.
The car comes with two of the six car show awards.

The right to terminate this auction at any time is reserved.

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