This 1986 911 Carrera Targa is presented in classic Guards Red over Black and benefits from long-term ownership, including its prior caretaker of 25 years. Optioned new with a limited-slip differential, sport shocks, Fuchs wheels, and more, this Targa benefits from a myriad of servicing under current ownership including a top-end engine rebuild, engine disassembly with new parts and seals, a comprehensive braking system refresh, transmission refresh, new clutch, and much more--plus service records back to 1997! If you're on the hunt for a G-body 911 to get in, turn the key, and go, this Porsche is a great choice.
|Melbourne Beach, Florida 32951
|VIN / Chassis
According to the included Porsche Production Specifications certificate, this 1986 911 Carrera Targa was completed in January 1986 finished in Guards Red over Black partial leather and came equipped with a limited-slip differential, Fuchs forged alloy wheels, sport shock absorbers, a rear window wiper, automatic heating control, and more. The included clean Carfax report shows Florida registration since 1996.
This car's previous owner reportedly purchased it in May 1997 and kept it for 25 years. In May 2022, the previous owner sold the car to the service shop that had maintained between 1999-2021. The seller acquired the car from that service shop in June 2022 and has since added approximately 1,200 of its 130,500 miles.
During the seller's ownership, extensive maintenance has been completed with highlights including an engine top-end rebuild less than 6,500 miles ago, engine disassembly less than 1,000 miles ago including replacing the front nose bearing "O" ring, timing chains, main/rod/oil pump shaft bearings, seals and gaskets, a valve job, and more as detailed in the Servicing & Documentation section below. Additional recent work includes a brake system rebuild, replacing the axle boots, new oil lines from the engine-to-thermostat and front intercooler, and more.
This Targa is now offered with service records since 1997, the Porsche Production Specifications certificate, factory owner's manuals, spare wheel/tire assembly, the factory tool kit, and a clean Florida title in the seller's name.
The included Porsche Production Specifications certificate is provided below (click to expand):
Aftermarket alarm system
Air conditioning system converted to R134a
Pioneer stereo head-unit
Aftermarket door panel and rear shelf stereo speakers
Black/red Coco floor and rear seat area mats
Extensive maintenance during the seller's ownership includes an engine top-end rebuild less than 6,500 miles ago at 124,234 miles, engine disassembly less than 1,000 miles ago, transmission work, replacing the clutch and resurfacing the flywheel, replacing both heater control boxes, a comprehensive braking system refresh including rebuilding all four calipers, repainting the rear bumper, and much more as listed in the document below (click image to see full list).
Service records since 1997 accompany the sale, as pictured below and in the main photo gallery.
Wear on driver's seat outer bolster piping, as shown below.
Outward dent on the left-front fender below the windshield, as shown below.
The seller notes some wear on the rear Targa top and window seals, as shown below.
As with any pre-owned vehicle, additional imperfections may exist. It is the buyer's responsibility to review all information and perform due diligence prior to bidding.
Service records since 1997
Porsche Production Specifications certificate
Factory owner's manuals
Spare wheel/tire assembly
Factory tool kit
Undercarriage and in-process engine-out servicing photos can be seen below and in the main gallery:
Videos below provide an exterior walk-around and engine cold-start:
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