This 1953 Buick Roadmaster Riviera has just received a complete body on restoration of a solid, low mileage original car. 1953 was a big year for Buick with the introduction of their first V-8 engine and 12V electrical system. This Roadmaster has the 322 CID V-8 , Airpower 4-barrel carburetor and Dynaflow automatic transmission. The drive train is in excellent working condition, the engine recieved a complete tune up and new fuel pump.The restoration consisted of removing all exterior trim, chrome, all body panels removed and stripped to bare metal. chrome and stainless trim was restored or plated. The body and panels did not need any rust repairs. The car received a fresh show quality base coat clear coat Glasurit paint job. The interior still has its original two tone green leather and cloth interior, original door panels, and newer carpeting. Dash and interior metal trim still has original paint and dash di-noc film. This Roadmaster is highly optioned, with factory Air conditioning, power seats, power windows, selectronic radio and clock.Gauges are original and functioning. Power steering and brakes , in great operating condition make this car a pleasure to drive.The car has new radial tires. the under side of the car is solid and dry. Overall the car runs and drives great. It is a rust free car in sensational shape, inside and out. This car can be enjoyed for years to come.
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