1986 Daimler Double Six Series 3

Lot: 171

Sold for (£): 8,140
Offered for sale is a 5.343L 1986 Daimler Double Six Series 3 automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 18 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 103 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Really well-restored example. Very collectable and fabulous value...

  • Top of the range, Series 3 with the 295bhp V12 and gorgeous Vanden Plas interior
  • Finished in Cranberry Metallic with unmarked Magnolia hide piped in Mulberry
  • Owned since 2000 and previously enjoyed by three keepers
  • Restored in 2011 by Jaguar specialist Alan Proctor with a photographic record
  • All the interior leather and the Walnut dash and door cappings were refurbished during 2017  


Lot Details

Registration: C880 RSS RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1986 Engine size: 5.343L
Make: Daimler Odometer reading (miles): 72170
Model: Double Six Series 3 MOT expiry: 2019-02-28
Warranted: No Chassis number: SADDD RLW3CC441544

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 103 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Major restoration in 2011 by Alan Proctor (Jaguar Specialist) in Shireoaks. Photographs available.


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Both Leather and Walnut dash/cappings restored in 2017


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Runs perfectly, never any problems.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Never any problems.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


No known outstanding work due. All appears fine.


Minor: Major:


All electrics perform as specification.

Vehicle History


Regularly serviced by garage I have used since 1972, in conjunction with a Jaguar trained technician.

About the Condition Report

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Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history