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For Sale: 1989 560SL. ‘Artic White’/‘Medium Red’ leather interior. Outstanding condition.

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1989 MERCEDES-BENZ 560SL (last year of product for the R107 body style).

·        Sixteen-page evaluation report and 60+ photos, available upon request.

·        This is an outstanding car.  You’d be hard pressed to find a 560SL as nice as this one.     
         It was recently evaluated by a nationally recognized MB expert who described it as “One of the best I’ve ever seen.  Phenomenal condition.  All original.  It ticked all the boxes.”


·        Chassis/VIN: WDBBA48D0KA098XXX

·        Odometer: 59k miles

·        One owner since 1998.

·        Motor: 5.547L/227 HP @ 4,750 rpm, V-8, 9.0:1 compression ratio, Bosch K-Jetronic fuel injection, with Bosch Digital Motor Electronics (DME) system.  Original stainless-steel exhaust system.

·        Four-Speed Automatic Transmission

·        Brakes: Four-wheel vented disc brakes, power assisted.

·        Cruise Control.

·        Color: ‘Artic White’ (DB code 147); black folding fabric top (option 740).

·        Hardtop, body color.

·        Interior (color/material): ‘Medium Red’ leather (DB code: 277).

·        Air conditioning with climate control system.  Converted from R-12 to R-134A.  It blows cold!

·        Mercedes wind-screen for use with top down.

·        Radio: Original Becker “Grand Prix” AM/FM/cassette.  Automatic electric retractable antenna.

·        Wheels - two sets:

              o   Original alloy wheels (7J x 15H2/ET25, part #126443002), unused since restored.

              o   Mounted on car:  Mercedes style new alloy wheels, lug bots, center caps (16" x 7.5/ET25).

              o   Original alloy spare wheel and Continental tire.

·        Alarm system (factory original).

·        Mercedes ‘Zertifikat of Authenticity’.

·        Manufacturer's Literature, documents, records.

·        Service Records.  A spreadsheet listing all maintenance work.

·        Clean Carfax Report.

·        Mercedes optional First Aid Kit and holder.

·        ’Stormweave’ Evolution 4 car cover, from California Car Covers.  Also included are a cover for the cockpit when the convertible top is down, and a convertible top cover when it is up.

·        Available: Block and tackle pulley system and rack for raising/lowering the hardtop off/on the car.  Makes easy work of installing the hardtop, and efficient storage of the top when it is off.

·        A Mercedes optional folding windscreen/wind deflector mounted behind the seats, for turbulent-free top-down driving.

·        Extra parts, including a spare KE-Jetronics Engine Control unit.


·        This is an outstanding car.

·        $39,000. 

·        The car is located in southwest Florida.

·        Call 410-917-3271 or e-mail DougEhmann@gmail.com.


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