1988 Daimler Sovereign 3.6

Current bid: €5500.00

Bid History
8 Bids

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Lot #154
Start date 31/03/2024 19:00
End date 07/04/2024 19:00
Current bid €5500.00
Total due incl. Shipping/Handling fee €5500.00

1988 Daimler Sovereign

XJ40 3.6 Automatic

64,000 miles

NCT 3/2026 Tax 5/24


Amazing condition inside and out with almost flawless coachwork, chrome and interior. Headlining is perfect.


Equipped with electric sunroof, alloys, rear blinds, 4 electric windows, electric mirrors, central locking , self levelling rear suspension front and rear centre armrests, electric heated front seats with electrically adjustable lumber support, Daimler branded car phone (untested), rear picnic tables, original stereo with electric aerial, cruise control 



Couple of electrical issues include battery drain if left for more than a few days, (disconnect battery if parking up to prevent this happening) central locking temperamental - drivers side locks and opens all doors except passenger side, passenger side locks and opens all doors except drivers side - maybe just needs a sync. Digital trip information display not illuminated. 


2 keys - the original does the ignition and other locks except the driver’ door which has its own key


Supplied into Ireland by well known Jaguar specialist in Surrey, Robert Hughes in 2004. A stamp in the book shows he serviced it in 2001 when mileage was only 46,000. History check reveals it was a one owner car at that time.


Comes with book pack including service book that contains 7 stamps to 2001. There are some old NCT certs documenting mileage readings from 2004 when it was 58,279. Further readings in 2021 of 60,614 and 64,428 in 2024 cement the genuine low mileage.


A receipt on file shows new shocks were fitted in 2021.


Viewing is highly recommended and available by appointment only at my garage in Rathgar.


Delivery available at cost nationwide and overseas.

Guide €8,500 - €12,000

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