Large Yonezawa 18” 1960 Cadillac Police Patrol Car. Must See Nice No Reserve
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Large Yonezawa 18” 1960 Cadillac Police Patrol Car. Must See Nice No Reserve:
From a smoke-free Environment, this sale is for a vintage 1960 Cadillac police patrol 4-door hardtop tin car. Made in Japan around the early 60s by Yonezawa it’s 18” long (46 cm). This is a non-working battery operated toy. I’ve owned this toy for over 20 years. This 50+ year old toy appears to be hardly played. Litho is still bright and colorful. Body has no dents and only very superficial scratches/scuffs. Is in very nice condition with no missing parts with the exception of a small tire on the rotationg baseplate mechanism. It even has the often missing original key in trunk that even has an embossed Cadillac crest. It also has the original big loop antenna. Dome on roof is perfect, no cracks or scratches. Roof side lights intact with perfect Red lenses. Colorful bright lithoed detailed interior with big plastic steering wheel. Original Blue tinted front and rear windows with no cracks or scratches. Front grill area is very, very nice with no ageing color or rust. Plastic headlights are there, no cracks. Same goes for rear bumper/tailight assembly. Red plastic bumper lenses are present and intact. Tailight lens are perfect, and fins have absolutely no dents. Gold cowl trim on hood has a little discoloration in one spot but still looks wonderful. All exterior window trim is present and in nice condition and no rust. All side trim is super condition with no dents or discoloration. Door handles are all present. One of the fender sirens does have a little surface rust around the front area behind the crimp. It’s been there since I have owned this toy. Rubber tires (no flat spots and still have tread) and wheel covers look brand new for being as old as they are. Base is super clean. As I said before the battery operated mechanism is not working, so the key that is supposed to turn this on does not work. Key turns but nothing happens. There has been repair to the battery box lid. It was repaired and repainted. There is surface rust inside battery box area which is shown in pics. It’s been there as long as I have had this car. Overall, the base is still glossy with no typical scratches. Be sure to see the pics I have shown. This is a wonderful, rare toy car which you may not see for a long time, if at all, so step up. This item is sold as-is with no returns. Look at the pics carefully and you be the judge. E-mail if you have any questions and I will be happy to answer. offer with Confidence and good luck!
AFTER sale: I will invoice the with-in 48 hours after the sale and payment will be expected within 5 Days – No Exceptions. Winner to pay shipping. PayPal is accepted.
USA buyers: Any buyer in the USA will pay $14.50 shipping charge. I will ship Standard Post and I will include insurance. I package my items with great care so they arrive undamaged. E-mail if you have any questions. Thank you.
INTERNATIONAL buyers: I will ship using International First Class (IFC). I will also purchase a Certificate of Mailing. Cost will be determined depending on location of where item is to be shipped. . NOTE: There is no tracking with IFC and sometimes items could be tied up in customs. That’s out of my control. If you prefer quicker shipping then the more expensive Priority Airmail is available. Then there is always the more expensive Express Mail with tracking. E-mail if you have any questions about shipping to your location.On Mar-27-13 at 08:51:48 PDT, seller added the following information:
NOTE TO INTERNATIONAL buyers: I CAN NOT ship this item International First Class. It will have to ship Priority Airmail. Consider this when offerding. This is for your safety and mine. Sorry for the misleading information. offer with confidence. Thank You