1972 Ferrari 246 GTSSOLD

1972 Dino (Ferrari) 246 GTS Serial Number 04180

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We are pleased to offer 1972 Ferrari 246 GTS s/n 04180, a bargain priced Euro model 246 GTS with one long-term owner from 1983 to today. New in Fly yellow with power windows and still in Fly yellow today. Runs fine, drives well, good original syncros. Nice paint, good leather. Complete with the owner’s manual, a re-print of the factory workshop manual, the tool roll with a few tools, the jack and the jack bag. It also includes all ownership and service documents back to the early-80s.

In the early 1980s 246 GTS s/n 04180 was customized with 250 GTO style driving lights recessed into the nose panel, 250 GTO style recessed turn signals and nicely fitted covered headlights. The front bumpers were removed for a sleek look. The interior features a unique center console and an after-market steering wheel. The engine lid has a raised scoop to clear the large air cleaners. The rear body has been fitted with a 250 GTO style ducktail spoiler. Has no rust, excellent panel fit and no signs of any previous body damage or repairs.

246 GTS s/n 04180 is priced as a running-driving restoration project or a great entry-level Dino for the enthusiast who wants a unique Ferrari or a great priced Ferrari Dino to eventually do a restoration. This is the best priced ready-to-go 246 GTS on the market, priced right at $119,950 or best offer.

Reference Number 119928

as of 3/25/2011

Overview
Car 1972 Ferrari 246 GTS
VIN 04180 
Mileage 75.405 km 
Configuration Left Hand Drive (LHD) 
Transmission Manual Shift 
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Known History

S/n 04180. 246 GTS. Euro model. April-May 1972 production. From new with P/W. No A/C.

 

1972, April–May, build or production date.

 

1972, sold new in Italy.

 

1977, 24 Mar., imported into LA by Werner Schoch Porsche Sales, Downey, CA. DOT approved likely in 1977.

 

1979, with Sam Applebaum, Long Beach, CA. California plates 563UDO. Euro model. P/W, European, LHD.

 

1983, May, with someone in southern California and for sale. California plates 563UDO, Fly yellow, rear spoiler, engine lid modified for tall air cleaners. Mileage: 24,219 kilometers.

 

1983, 08 June, parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises 4235 Power Inn Rd, Sacramento, CA 95826. Owner’s Operation Manual, $30.10. Mileage: 39,137 kilometers.

 

1983, 20 June, serviced by Nick Dio Ferrari Service, pre-purchase inspection for current owner.

 

1983–2011, owned by current owner, Redondo Beach, CA. California plates 1JCX342.

 

1983, 18 Aug., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, Fram oil filter, $9.59.

 

1983, 25 Aug., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, radiator hose and belt, $34.07.

 

1984, 06 Apr., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, voltage regulator, $37.28.

 

1985, 15 Aug., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, fan motor, $101.03.

 

1985, 09 Oct., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, starter motor, $368.00.

 

1985, 11 Oct., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, starter solenoid, $67.66.

 

1985, 12 Dec., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, replace clutch and flywheel, $1,969.20. Mileage: 51,430 kilometers.

 

1986, 31 Jan., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, fuel hose, $17.14.

 

1986, 14 Apr., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, right rear disk pads, $16.00.

 

1986, 09 May, parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, fuel pump, $44.96.

 

1986, 14 Aug., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, rear brake pads, $14.94.

 

1986, 12 Sept., parts supplied by Lyle Tanner Enterprises, accelerator cable, $14.13.

 

1986, 28 Dec., serviced by Le Garage, 323 Ardmore Ave, Hermosa Beach, 90245. Repair brake calipers, replace rear pads, flush/bleed brake system, repair coolant leaks, replace alternator belt, tune, synchronize carburetors, $497.45. Mileage: 57,284 Kilometers.

 

1987, 06 Feb., serviced by Le Garage, rebuild right rear caliper, $159.23.

 

1992, 18 Feb., serviced by Le Garage, brake service, $557.42. Mileage: 64,244 Kilometers.

 

1995, 16 Aug., serviced by Le Garage, general safety inspection and service, balance and synch carbs, re-seal valve covers, $206.73.

 

1996, 21 Oct., serviced by Le Garage, replace water pump, replace plug wires, R&R valve covers, adjust valve clearance, $827.18. Mileage: 66,367 Kilometers.

 

1997, 01 Apr., serviced by Island Pacific 323 Ardmore Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA. R&R one cylinder head, replace valves and seats, $914.60. Mileage: 66,373 Kilometers.

 

1997, 27 May, serviced by Island Pacific, remove and rebuild carbs, repair exhaust system, $933.47. Mileage: 66,501 Kilometers.

 

1998 08 June, serviced by Le Garage, R&R alternator, replace alternator wiring harness, check charging system, $544.22.

 

2000, 30 May, serviced by Island Pacific, replace rear brake caliper, pads and hoses, $1,136.12. Mileage: 69,655 Kilometers.

 

2003, 03 Feb., serviced by Island Pacific, general service, fluids, replace cooling fan, $1,714.95.

 

2003, 27 Mar., replace cable, $110.00.

 

2003, 17 July, serviced by Le Garage, R&R two cam shafts, rebuild carbs, repair master electrical switch, install MSD ignition system, repair exhaust system, install engine cover and boot latches, $7,142.62. Mileage: 73,830 Kilometers.

 

2003, 19 Nov., serviced by Island Pacific, replace ignition switch rotator, replace voltage regulator, $754.66.

 

2006, 21 Mar., serviced by Island Pacific, lubricate clutch cable and linkage, $100.33.

 

2007, 17 Sept., serviced by Autobahn Coach Works, Inc, 20655 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA. Complete exterior paint and undercoating, modification of turn indicators and installation of fog lamps, install weather stripping, $7,000.00.

 

2009, 15 Oct., serviced by Island Pacific, install switch, R&R door trim panels, install Ferrari license plate, $3,312.91.

 

2010, 04 Feb., serviced by Island Pacific, interior work, $2.550.00.

 

2010, 25 Feb., serviced by Island Pacific, replace steering rack, tie rod ends, and lower ball joints, $1.922.39.

 

2010, 12 Sept., serviced by Island Pacific, replace coolant hoses, thermostat, replace alternator and regulator, synch carbs, $1,042.45. Mileage: 74,722 Kilometers.

 

2011, March, on consignment with Michael Sheehan’s Ferraris-online.com, Newport Beach, CA.