Lotus Elan Series 1 And 2 Original Heater Box on 2040-parts.com
Cold Spring Harbor, New York, United States
This spare heater box was amongst a bunch of parts that I acquired when I purchased a 1964 Lotus Elan S1. The parts had been salvaged from another very early Elan in the 1970s and stored ever since. The outer casing has got light surface rust but frankly it should clean up really well and will look great when it's repainted. However, one of the vents has clearly been knocked off and has since disappeared. It's a similar box to a Triumph Spitfire so one should be able to source a new vent and repair it. These Elan heater boxes are very difficult to come by these days. Buyer responsible for shipping costs as it's a bulky item or can be picked up in Cold Spring Harbor, New York. No reserve, no Buy It Now. Get yourself a bargain.
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