Sunday, December 11, 2016

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E3 – BMW M5 E39

Budget: £5,000 Purchase Price: £4,000 Final Cost: £5,770 Selling Price: £6,500 Profit/Loss: +£730 Work Completed: New front suspension strut mounts fitted, worn alternator bearings replaced instead of buying whole new part. "Angel eyes" headlights and taillights from 2001 model...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E4 – Renault Alpine A310

Budget: £10,000 Purchase Price: €14,000 (£12,000) Final Cost: £13,500 Selling Price: £13,500 Profit/Loss: +£0 Work Completed: New water pump installed to solve overheating problems, worn rear wheel bearings changed, new air filter installed, Holley 4-barrel carburetor and customized intake manifold...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E5 – Porsche 914

Budget: £5,000 Purchase Price: £4,000 Final Cost: £5,310 Selling Price: £8,250 Profit/Loss: +£2,940 Work Completed: Refurbished engine: Thermostatic bellows for engine cooling flaps replaced with thermostatic spring from VW Beetle, external oil cooler replaced, engine cooling tinware cleaned and...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E6 – Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen

Budget: £10,000 Purchase Price: £9,500 Final Cost: £11,463 Selling Price: £12,000 Profit/Loss: +£537 Work Completed: Speedo drive oil seals replaced, scratched center console sanded and re-lacquered, engine bay steam cleaned, battery tray treated with rust remedy and repainted, radiator...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E7 – Jaguar XK8

Budget: £10,000 Purchase Price: £6,000 Final Cost: £10,075 Selling Price: N/A Profit/Loss: -£75 Work Completed: Throttle body replaced to fix "Limp Home Mode" problem, engine and exhaust system decarbonized to reduce emissions, new lowered springs and shocks, new XKR...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E8 – Gardner Douglas Cobra

Budget: £20,000 Purchase Price: £17,500 Final Cost: £21,030 Selling Price: £23,000 Profit/Loss: +£1,970 Work Completed: Carburetor jets resized and custom exhaust fitted to reduce emissions for Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) test, also, custom head rests fitted as a requirement...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E9 – Jaguar Mark 2

Budget: £8,000 Purchase Price: £6,800) Final Cost: £7,804 Selling Price: £9,000 Profit/Loss: +£1,196 Work Completed: Crankcase ventilation system fixed by cleaning the oil screen and replacing the breather pipe that runs to the oil catch can to sort out...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E10 – Willys MB

Budget: £10,000 Purchase Price: US$13,000 (£8,000) Final Cost: £10,862 Selling Price: £16,000 Profit/Loss: +£5,138 Work Completed: Rusted floor replaced with a new panel and painted in original olive drab, missing jerrycan holder installed on the back, gearbox replaced with...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E11 – Nissan Skyline R33

Budget: £3,500 Purchase Price: £3,000 Final Cost: £3,655 Selling Price: £4,500 Profit/Loss: +£845 Work Completed: Custom Japanese wheels replaced as part of purchase deal. Rusty metal on the strut tower cut out and replaced with a patch from another...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E12 – Triumph TR6

Budget: £7,000 Purchase Price: £6,000 Final Cost: £7,050 Selling Price: £8,500 Profit/Loss: +£1,450 Work Completed: Cylinder head fitted with hardened exhaust valve seats so the engine can run on unleaded petrol, conventional water based coolant flushed and replaced with...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E13 – BMW Isetta 300

Budget: £10,000 Purchase Price: £6,800 Final Cost: £10,500 Selling Price: £12,000 Profit/Loss: +£1,500 Work Completed: Rear brake shoes replaced and rear brake drum skimmed, rubber gear linkage grommets replaced, flares on front wheel arches and rusty lower part of...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E14 – Ford Mustang

Budget: £15,000 Purchase Price: US$21,000 (£13,000) Final Cost: £18,320 Selling Price: £25,000 Profit/Loss: +£6,680 Work Completed: Replaced dented pattern front wings with original second-hand units. Resprayed whole body in Dark Highland Green. Replaced lower control arms on front suspension...

Wheeler Dealers: S9 E15 – Mercedes-Benz SLK

Budget: £2,500 Purchase Price: £2,010 Final Cost: £2,955 Selling Price: £3,650 Profit/Loss: +£695 Work Completed: Replaced hydraulic pump and relay of retractable roof mechanism. Replaced supercharger (Kompressor), brake master cylinder, stability control sensor, nearside headlamp, all four wheels and...
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