1990 Land Rover 110 4C County D Turbo

Highlights

  • Resprayed to fashionable gunmetal grey
  • Recent full service including gearbox gasket and oil change
  • Subject to copious work during present ownership
  • Numerous upgrades include LED Halo lights, Dodo acoustic matting, a diesel heater and Bluetooth/DAB stereo with Alpine dash speakers 

The Appeal

A stalwart of the British countryside, Land Rovers continue to be one of this island nation's most beloved vehicles. Immensely capable and unashamedly utilitarian, Land Rovers have long been there for when the going gets tough and you need a vehicle you can rely upon.

This 1990 110, a 200TDi County Station Wagon, stands out with its tasteful modifications which not only enhances its visual appeal but also its usability. The Land Rover's reputation for off-road capability and durability is well-earned, and this particular example has been thoughtfully upgraded and well-maintained during current ownership.

The vendor bought it two and a half years ago and has since incorporated several upgrades, making it a blend of classic charm and modern functionality. With a recent full service and various new parts installed, this Land Rover is ready for its next adventure.



History and Paperwork

  • Purchased two and a half years ago as a hobby project
  • Work commitments prompt the sale
  • The previous owner, a mechanic, claimed that the engine was replaced around 8,000 miles ago
  • Current engine has reportedly driven 97,000 miles (no paperwork to prove engine replacement)
  • 13 previous registered keepers
  • Full service performed, including gearbox gasket and oil
  • MOT valid until 26th October 2024
  • Originally blue



The Condition

  • Bodywork is as expected for a Land Rover of this age
  • There are some signs of electrolytic corrosion to the alloy panels and small signs of rust to the steel bulkhead
  • Resprayed to gunmetal grey - a colour which really suits it and is desirable amongst Land Rover fans
  • The chassis has been protected with WaxOyl during current ownership
  • All presents well underneath with no apparent structural issues
  • Interior is mostly standard, with a few modifications such as those to the dashboard
  • Dodo mat sound deadening installed in the rear compartment area
  • Bluetooth, DAB radio, Alpine speakers and antenna installed
  • New safari window rubbers installed
  • New door rubbers all around
  • Fitted LED Halo headlights, indicators, side lights, and reverse lights
  • The vendor suggests that the batter box requires replacement
  • Cooper Discoverer STT tyres, including spare on the back door



The Mechanics

  • Engine capacity of 2,495 cc 200 Tdi engine
  • Five-speed manual gearbox
  • Equipped with low-range and four-wheel-drive
  • Replaced front and rear brakes, including drums and calipers
  • Installed brand new heater box with new fan, heater element, and heater matrix
  • We're informed that it drives well for a vehicle of this nature and the vendor has found it very enjoyable to use

Upgrades reportedly include:

  • Poly bushes
  • Lifted suspension
  • Diesel heater



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Vehicle specification
  • Year 1990
  • Make Land Rover
  • Model Defender
  • Colour Grey
  • Odometer 197,364 Miles
  • Engine size 2495
Auction Details
  • Seller Type Private
  • Town Halifax
  • Location Yorkshire
  • Country United Kingdom
Bidding history
25 bids
  • ma•••• £8,000 17/06/24
  • ai•••• £7,900 17/06/24
  • ma•••• £7,700 17/06/24
  • ai•••• £7,550 17/06/24
  • ma•••• £7,350 17/06/24
  • ai•••• £7,000 17/06/24
  • ma•••• £6,700 17/06/24
  • ai•••• £6,500 17/06/24
  • ma•••• £6,200 17/06/24
  • ai•••• £6,000 17/06/24
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