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Lot No. 733 - 1990 Volvo 740 2.3 GLE Saloon Auto

Sold for: £3,996

In these challenging times, it's good to know that you can still find a Volvo.
Details Specification Condition Report
  • A late example of Volvo's legendary workhorse in top-end GLE spec
  • Powered by the naturally aspirated 2.3-litre (B230) four-cylinder petrol unit
  • Finished in Pacific Blue with an amazing tan interior
  • The metaphorical 'one lady owner' Volvo with 35 stamps (28 main dealer) in the book
  • Purchased new on 02/05/1990 from Volvo dealership, John Darke of Louth
  • Every service invoice from new, a tally up of the invoices exceeds £15,000
  • Currently indicating 90,342 miles supported by the history. MOT valid until June 2021
  • Every MOT Certificate dating back to 1996, original purchase invoice and original book pack
  • As original as you will ever find, still wearing original supplying dealership number plates, tax disc holder and 2 dealer-stamped leather key rings
  • One of the best we have ever seen and on offer at No Reserve

Service history:

11 miles P.D.I - John Drake Volvo 25.04.90
619 miles - John Drake Volvo 31.05.90
5,188 miles - John Drake Volvo 27.11.90
9,665 miles - John Drake Volvo 30.05.91
13,948 miles -  John Drake Volvo 06.12.91
17,535 miles - John Darke Volvo 15.06.92
20,948 miles - John Darke Volvo 18.12.92
23,763 miles - John Darke Volvo 15.07.93
25,966 miles - John Darke Volvo 15.12.93
28,142 miles - John Darke Volvo 25.05.94
31,040 miles - John Darke Volvo 09.11.94 (inc cambelt change)
33,057 miles - John Darke Volvo 28.04.95
38,088 miles - John Darke Volvo 18.04.96
44,218 miles - John Darke Volvo 23.04.97
48,402 miles - John Darke Volvo 07.03.98
53,891 miles - John Darke Volvo 29.06.99
57,855 miles - John Darke Volvo 11.02.00
61,783 miles - John Darke Volvo 24.04.01
64,872 miles - John Darke Volvo 09.04.02
67,292 miles - John Darke Volvo 13.02.03
70,293 miles - John Darke Volvo 27.04.04
72,316 miles - John Darke Volvo 25.04.05
74,569 miles - John Darke Volvo 03.05.06
76,682 miles - John Darke Volvo 23.04.07
78,396 miles - John Darke Volvo 23.04.08
80,353 miles - John Darke Volvo 23.04.09
82,261 miles - John Darke Volvo 24.04.10
83,606 miles - John Darke Volvo 27.04.11
84,427 miles - Independent Garage 24.04.12
85,416 miles - Independent Garage 24.04.13
88,762 miles - Independent Garage 13.04.16
89,294 miles - Independent Garage 24.04.17
89,698 miles - Independent Garage 04.10.17 (inc cambelt change)
89,894 miles - Independent Garage 24.04.18
90,342 miles - Independent Garage 15.04.19
Paperwork-

 

Year of manufacture:
1990
Make:
Volvo
Chassis number:
YV1744885L2461540
# of cylinders:
4
Transmission:
Automatic
Engine capacity:
2.316
Body colour:
Blue
MOT Expiry:
Monday 28 June 2021
LHD/RHD:
Right-hand Drive
Registration number:
G842 XTL
Model:
740 2.3 GLE Auto
Engine number:
000000000007381
Interior colour:
Tan Leather
Odometer Reading:
90342
miles
Warranted Mileage:
Not warranted

CCA Vendor Condition Report

Overall:

135 / 135

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Vehicle History

Remarks

Volvo 740 2.3 GLE. 1 lady owner from new, 35 service entry's of which 28 are the supplying dealership! Purchased new on 02.05.90 from supplying Volvo dealership John Darke of Louth Lincolnshire for the sum of £17,450. It has been cherished from new, the maintenance record is vast, every service invoice from new, a quick tally up of the invoices to excess of £15,000... every MOT certificate dating back to 1996. As original as you will ever find, still wearing original supplying dealership number plates, tax disc holder and x2 dealer stamped leather key rings. Service history 11 miles P.D.I - John Drake Volvo 25.04.90 619 miles - John Drake Volvo 31.05.90 5,188 miles - John Drake Volvo 27.11.90 9,665 miles - John Drake Volvo 30.05.91 13,948 miles - John Drake Volvo 06.12.91 17,535 miles - John Darke Volvo 15.06.92 20,948 miles - John Darke Volvo 18.12.92 23,763 miles - John Darke Volvo 15.07.93 25,966 miles - John Darke Volvo 15.12.93 28,142 miles - John Darke Volvo 25.05.94 31,040 miles - John Darke Volvo 09.11.94 (inc cambelt change) 33,057 miles - John Darke Volvo 28.04.95 38,088 miles - John Darke Volvo 18.04.96 44,218 miles - John Darke Volvo 23.04.97 48,402 miles - John Darke Volvo 07.03.98 53,891 miles - John Darke Volvo 29.06.99 57,855 miles - John Darke Volvo 11.02.00 61,783 miles - John Darke Volvo 24.04.01 64,872 miles - John Darke Volvo 09.04.02 67,292 miles - John Darke Volvo 13.02.03 70,293 miles - John Darke Volvo 27.04.04 72,316 miles - John Darke Volvo 25.04.05 74,569 miles - John Darke Volvo 03.05.06 76,682 miles - John Darke Volvo 23.04.07 78,396 miles - John Darke Volvo 23.04.08 80,353 miles - John Darke Volvo 23.04.09 82,261 miles - John Darke Volvo 24.04.10 83,606 miles - John Darke Volvo 27.04.11 84,427 miles - Independent Garage 24.04.12 85,416 miles - Independent Garage 24.04.13 88,762 miles - Independent Garage 13.04.16 89,294 miles - Independent Garage 24.04.17 89,698 miles - Independent Garage 04.10.17 (inc cambelt change) 89,894 miles - Independent Garage 24.04.18 90,342 miles - Independent Garage 15.04.19 Paperwork- Large history file all in date order, mainly supplying Volvo dealership Original book pack with all hand books Original service book that’s fully stamped up x2 sets of keys with supplying dealer key rings MOT certificates dating back to 1996 Current mot til June 2021

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