Classifieds’ Saab Of The Day

Up for sale is a fully restored 1971 Saab Sonett III

This car underwent a frame off restoration in 2013 with no expense or work spared. It runs and drives well and needs nothing. If you are in the market for a V4 Sonett, current owner Troy Hierlmeier challenge you to find a nicer one. Clean FL title in hand, and just 71000 miles on the clock.

As the seller states, he has done a lot on his car and his vital parts,  such as chassis, Drivetrain, Body, Interior, plus a number of enhancements. Below the text, see the list of refinements and improvements of this beautiful Saab Sonett.

Saab Sonett III

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Tub sandblasted, trunk floor replaced, painted with POR-15
All suspension components powdercoated satin black
New shocks, bushings, ball joints, brake lines, fuel lines, etc.
Rebuilt brake components, new pads and shoes
Wheels powdercoated, new tires

All engine gaskets and seals replaced
Heads machined and valves lapped
Cylinders honed and new rings installed
Bottom end is original and was in good condition so it did not warrant a rebuild
Transmission rebuilt and freewheel locked out
New exhaust system

Painted with Ford RZ Red Candy Metallic Tricoat
Has developed some minor crazing in the fiberglass which is common to Sonetts, none of which is through the paint
A few very minor paint chips that have been touched up

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All new custom upholstery, new carpet throughout, all new weatherstripping

Weber 34ICH carburetor
Alpine bluetooth head unit and speakers
Classic Auto Air underdash AC system with Sanden compressor (blows ice cold)
Ashcraft reverse gear lockout system
Autometer temperature gauge
Aluminum radiator
Electric radiator fan
Entire interior covered with Dynamat

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The seller is looking for $15000, Whether it’s a bit and too much – estimate it yourself. But, this Saab Sonett is really in exceptional condition. Car is Located Near Tampa Florida, and below are the contact details of the seller.

Call or Text
Troy 813-323-2531
Title in hand
Sorry NO Trades

Goran Aničić
the authorGoran Aničić
For over 10 years, Goran Aničić has been passionately focused on Saab automobiles and everything related to them. His initial encounter with Saab cars took place back in 2003 when the first Saab 9-3 and sedan version were introduced. At that moment, he was captivated by the car's Scandinavian design logic and top-notch engineering, and everything that followed stemmed from that first encounter. Later on, through his work at the editorial team of the Serbian automotive magazines "Autostart" and later "AutoBild," he had the opportunity to engage more closely with Saab vehicles. In 2008, he tested the latest Saab cars of that time, such as the Saab 9-3 TTiD Aero and Saab 9-3 Turbo X. In 2010, as the sole blogger from the region, he participated in the Saab 9-5ng presentation in Trollhättan, Sweden. Alongside journalists from around the world, he got a firsthand experience of the pinnacle of technological offerings from Saab at that time. Currently, Goran owns two Saabs: a 2008 Saab 9-3 Vector Sportcombi with a manual transmission, and a Saab 9-3 Aero Griffin Sport Sedan from the last generation, which rolled off the production line in Trollhättan in December 2011.

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