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1990 Mini Cooper Right Hand Drive, Rover, Mayfair, Classic

1990 Mini Classic Mini

Condition: Used
Make: Mini
Model: Classic Mini
SubModel: Rover
Type: Coupe
Year: 1990
Mileage: 46,610
VIN: 11111111111111111
Color: Gray
Engine: 998 cc
Cylinders: 4
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Automatic
Drive type: FWD
Interior color: Black w/ Red Carpet
Drive side: Right-hand drive
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Keller, Texas, United States
Extras
Air Conditioning
Cassette Player
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Description for Mini Classic Mini 1990

Up for sale is my personal 1990 Right Hand Drive (RHD) Mini Cooper. Actual Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is 99XA113701AR. Ebay doesn't like non-17 digit VIN's and since this is a RHD vehicle, it does not have a 17 digit VIN. It was imported under the 25 year rule from Japan which means it is 100% legal for use and is legal to register/title in the United States (California has its own rules and can not be registered there). It is currently registered and titled in Texas with a clear Texas title. I have owned the vehicle for about 1.5 years and it has been a great daily driver/commuter car. On average I would put approximately 850 miles a month on it.


It will cruise at 65-75 mph on the freeway with no problem while having the ice cold air-conditioning on, yes, the factory A/C works great even in the summer 100 degree Texas heat with zero issues.


The Mini has the 998cc engine with the carburetor and automatic transmission. Do not let carbs scare you, this one has the working manual choke. Pull it in the ready position and the mini fires right up. Once warmed up push the choke back in and it drives great, just like any old school carb era car. It has disc brakes up front and drums in the rear.


The color of the mini is a Gray/Silver metallic which looks in amazing condition for the vehicles age. It still has a very nice shine to it and has the optional checkered board roof decal (black top with the white vinyl checkers) and the optional hood black racing stripes. Its a head tuner where ever we go with it. The interior consists of black seats and panels with red carpet. Again the interior is in great shape for the vehicles age.


Currently the Mini Cooper has an original 75,012 Kilometers which is approximately 46,610 miles. Please note, I do drive the vehicle and it is available locally so the milage may go up while it is listed. I have done its regular oil changes and changed the sparks plugs. Other than that, it has not needed any items since I've owned it. Ive included a Pro’s and Cons list. It is a 27 year old vehicle and it does have some minor blemishes.


Pros:

  • Amazing daily driver, commuter car, errand car.
  • Great gas milage
  • Runs great
  • Ice cold A/C
  • All lights work
  • All gauges work
  • Amazing interior and exterior for the age
  • Tinted windows
  • Great paint
  • Windshield squirters still work

  • Cons:

  • Slight tears on the driver and passenger seat. Please see pictures
  • Japanese spec radio (gets limited radio stations due to it only going up to 91mHz)
  • Slight rust on the exterior by the door and fender (about a quarter size, appears to be only surface rust). Please see pictures.
  • The chrome on the grill has a little pitting but can probably be polished out. Please see pics.
  • Slight paint imperfection on the roof. Please see pictures
  • Steering wheel a little worn. Please see pictures.

  • Does it work?


    • Air Conditioning: Yes

    • Speedometer: Yes

    • Temperature Gauge: Yes

    • Fuel Gauge: Yes

    • Tachometer: Yes

    • Turn Signals: Yes

    • Headlights: Yes

    • Wipers: Yes

    • Horn: Yes

    • Brake Lights: Yes

    • Radio: Yes

    • Runs: Yes

    • Tail Lights: Yes


    Additional Pictures/Information


    If you would like additional pictures or information on the vehicle please contact me.


    WARRANTY INFORMATION


    AS IS - NO WARRANTY


    This vehicle is being sold as is, where is with no warranty, expressed written or implied. The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness, or defects herein, and makes no warranty in connection therewith. No allowance or set aside will be made on account of any incorrectness, imperfection, defect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle, and to have satisfied himself or herself as to the condition and value and to bid based upon that judgement solely. The seller shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this vehicle at the buyer's request prior to the close of sale. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about the vehicle.


    Terms and Conditions


    Vehicle is listed as an auction type bid with a very low reserve. A non-refundable $500.00 deposit is due immediately. We will contact you once we receive confirmation that a $500 non-refundable deposit was accepted. The remainder is due within 7 days. If no contact is made within 24 hours we reserve the right to re-list the vehicle or sell it otherwise. Most banks and credit unions do not finance vehicles older than 1995 or with more than 100K miles. Make sure if financing that your financial institution accepts the year and miles of this vehicle before bidding. Please arrange financing prior to bidding. JJ Best is a bank we have used in the past which does offer financing for classic vehicles (25 years old and greater).


    If you are not sure about something, please ask! Do not assume anything not listed is included. We reserve the right to cancel transactions for excessive negative feedback. We reserve the right to end the listing if the vehicle is no longer available for sale.


    Please do not select the option to buy the vehicle unless you are serious about owning this vehicle. All non-paying customers will be reported to eBay, and negative feedback will be posted.


    Fee and Tax Information:


    $500 non-refundable deposit due within 24 hours with full balance due within 7 days. All transactions will have doc and applicable fees added. All Texas residents will pay TTL and applicable fees. No exceptions.


    Shipping


    I am willing to ship the vehicle at buyers expense. We have shipped vehicles using uShip in the past and they have ranged from approximately $450-$750 (not a firm quote from me, if interested i can get you a quote) from Texas to either coast. We have also shipped vehicles over seas and the shipping ranges from $1500-$5000 per vehicle (not a firm quote from me, if interested i can get you a quote), plus duty fees responsible by the buyer.


    If you have any additional questions please feel free to contact me at 214-733-9983. If I do not answer please leave me a voicemail or send me a text message and I will return your call/text promptly.


    Payment
    All forms of payment listed (Cashiers Check, Cash in Person, Loan Check, or Personal Check) are accepted. The vehicle will not be released for shipment or pick up locally until all funds have been verified by our financial institution and the funds have completely cleared and been released. Only at that time will we allow for the vehicle to be picked up locally or shipped at the buyers expense. Thank You.