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1973 Dino (Ferrari) 246 GTS Serial Number 06286

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Specifications

Make   Dino (Ferrari) Model   246 GTS
Year   1973 Serial #   06286
Engine #    VIN   
Engine Type   236 E Chassis Type   607 E
Build Sequence #    Number Built   1,274
Body Type   Spyder Body Builder   Scaglietti
First Owner   Mishuck Current Owner   Ferraris-online/Dunn
Build Sheet   No Current Location   California

Features

1973 USA Model Ferrari 246 GTS s/n 06286. One owner from new. Finished in Amaranto Ferrari 20-R-188 (dark “wine” red) with a cream interior with black “Daytona” inserts. Has both ownership records and service records back to new. Has obsessive–compulsive service records for its entire thirty six years. Major recent service work. Pulls strong to redline, near perfect syncros. A/C, P/W and targa top cover. Has the original leather pouch, owner’s manual, parts book, warranty card and dealer list book. Has the “as new” original tool kit and tool roll. Original jack, road safety triangle and jack carrying case. Michelin XWX tires and spare. Excellent body and paint. Nice leather. Very nice mouse–fur on the dash. Everything works as it should. A potential FCA “preservation award” winner.

History

S/n 06286. 246 GTS. USA model. New in Amaranto Ferrari 20-R-188 (dark “wine” red) with light tan. June 1973 production.

1974, 13 Feb., sold new by Hollywood Sports Cars to Eli Mishuck, Leased through Venice Leasing Company, 47 S. Holliston, Pasadena, CA, 91106. Mileage: 187.

1974, 13 Feb., first day of warranty.

1976, 13 Feb., letter and check from Eli Mishuck, Arcadia, CA, 91006 sent to Pininfarina, Turin, Italy, requesting black vinyl P.F. 292/76.

1976, 13 Mar., letter from Pininfarina to Eli Mishuck confirming that his order was filled, price 28,500 Lire ($15).

1980, 15 Feb., radiator serviced by Bobileff Motor Cars, San Diego, $455.71.

1981, 13 Oct., mechanical service, plugs, points, adjusted valves, degreed cams, overhauled distributor and fluids changed by Bobileff Motor Cars, San Diego, $603.95.

1982, 16 Aug., fuel pump and alternator serviced by Bobileff Motor Cars, San Diego, $503.36.

1984, 08 Mar., ball joints and service work done by Bobileff Motor Cars, San Diego, $328.61.

1984, 16 Apr. serviced by Drew Kelley’s Italian Motors Ltd, San Diego. Installed customer supplied air pump, $240.00.

1984, 01 Sept., major mechanical service, adjusted valves, degreed cams, overhauled distributor, plugs, points, brake pads and fluids changed by Bobileff Motor Cars, San Diego, $791.11.

1985, 05 Feb., Targa Top bushings and gaskets replaced by Bobileff Motor Cars, San Diego, $376.45.

1986, 17 May, serviced by Bill Pound Automotive, 9352 Cabot Drive, San Diego. Major mechanical service, plugs, points, adjusted valves, degreed cams, overhauled distributor and fluids changed. $1,574.86.

1986, 27 May, serviced by Bill Pound Automotive, San Diego. New windshield rubber and detail work, $398.59.

1987, 25 Sept., serviced by Bill Pound Automotive, San Diego. Mechanical service, water hoses and fluids changed, $664.32.

1988, 19 Feb., serviced by Bill Pound Automotive, San Diego. Replaced Digiplex and centered steering wheel, $436.60.

1988, 15 June, serviced by Bill Pound Automotive, San Diego. Minor paint touch–up and speedometer repaired and reset, $419.06.

1988, 03 Aug., serviced by Bill Pound Automotive, San Diego. Replaced exhaust system gaskets, $517.19.

1989, 21 Jan., serviced by Bill Pound Automotive, San Diego. Major mechanical service, plugs, points, adjusted valves, degreed cams, overhauled distributor and fluids changed, $1,682.07.

1989, 27 Mar., serviced by Bill Pound Automotive, San Diego. Paint detail work, $298.75.

1990, 23 Feb, serviced by Bill Pound, GT Automotive, 9352 Cabot Drive, San Diego. Minor service work, $327.87.

1994, 12 Jan., serviced by Bill Pound, GT Automotive San Diego. Minor service work, $1,175.48.

1994, 12 Jan., second invoice, serviced by Bill Pound, GT Automotive, San Diego. Re–chromed bumpers, door panels, $1,300.48.

1994, 23 Mar., calipers rebuilt by Bobileff Motor Cars, San Diego, $1,886.71.

1996, 22 Feb., body and paint work by Bill Pound, 18630 Collier Ave., Unit F, Lake Elsinore and Steve Maxwell, Exotic Car Service, 5595 Magnatron Blvd., Suite G, San Diego, 92111. Body and paint, $18,000.00.

2000, 11 Feb., rear main seal, CV boots, transaxle gaskets and seals replaced by Steve Maxwell, Exotic Car Service, 8494 Commerce Ave., Suite A, San Diego, 92121, $3,260.52

2001, 24 Apr., valve block replaced by Steve Maxwell, Exotic Car Service, San Diego, 92121, $486.36.

2001, 25 Nov., oil change by Steve Maxwell, Exotic Car Service, San Diego, 92121, $298.81

2002, 12 May, exhaust gaskets replaced by Steve Maxwell, Exotic Car Service, San Diego, 92121, $1,091.76.

2009, 13 Jan, major mechanical service, heads re–torque, valves and cam timing set, all shocks rebuilt, all shock bushings replaced, steering rack boots replaced, door seals replaced and CV boots replaced by Steve Maxwell, Exotic Car Service, San Diego, 92121, $9,965.37.

2009, 14 Apr., engine out transaxle and transfer gear overhaul. Replaced transfer gear bearings, replaced differential bearings, installed new clutch and pressure plate assembly. Replaced all three transfer gears. Replaced all four motor mounts. Repainted black area on body above exhaust tips. All work done by Symbolic Service. Total invoice: $11,822.41.

2009, 19 Apr., replaced A/C pressure switch. Complete A/C system check, A/C fully charged. Total invoice: $1,042.74.

2009, April, offered for sale by Michael Sheehan’s Ferraris-online.com.

Note: The above vehicle information is complete and accurate to the best of our knowledge at the time it is posted to this website. Corrections or additional information is always appreciated.