1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SL
ONLY 86K MILES, SERVICE RECORDS, 5.5L V8, BEAUTIFUL RED ON TAN 560SL!
HIGHLIGHTS: Beautifully maintained, desirable 560SL in beautiful red paint on tan interior! This iconic piece of German engineering is in fantastic shape showing proof of excellent care. It even has service records and NC inspection receipts going back as far as 20 years!
BODY OVERVIEW: The body on this 560SL is clean and straight, as one would expect for a well-maintained car of this caliber. While it shows some minor signs of use here and there, this car looks to have been meticulously taken care of all of its life. All emblems are in place and have a brilliant shine! The body on this car is in beautiful condition, and must be seen in person to be fully appreciated.
PAINT CONDITION OVERVIEW: This 560SL looks to be wearing its original red paint, which is an absolutely classic color on this car. What better color choice for an SL than red? The paint is in good condition with a bright shine!
INTERIOR CONDITION OVERVIEW: Much like the exterior of this car, the interior is in remarkable condition for the age of the vehicle. While some areas show signs of age, the interior is in great condition! Even the dashboard, which is an area prone to cracking on these cars, is in great shape save for a very small crack near the defrost vent. The sun visors are showing minor sun damage, but nothing out of the ordinary for a 30+ year old convertible! The A/C is cold, and the radio and other electric items function as expected.
MECHANICAL OVERVIEW: Under the hood is what makes the 560SL one of the most desirable SL models ever produced: the 5.5L V8! The engine in this car purrs like any good Mercedes-Benz should, and provides more than adequate power for a car this size. It feels very solid to drive, and handles like only a German touring car can. This car fires right up, and is a blast to drive! While it may not have the instant power of a supercharged Mustang or Camaro, there's not a single moment behind the wheel of this 560SL that you forget you're driving a powerful and sturdy vehicle.
WHAT YOU'LL LOVE ABOUT THIS CAR: The classic color combination, and fashionable classic Mercedes look!
WHAT YOU MIGHT HATE ABOUT THIS CAR: Maintenance can be pricey on these cars, so if you're looking for something to tinker on in the garage on the weekends, this probably isn't it.
DOES IT NEED ANYTHING? The heat doesn't get very hot, but beyond that this car is ready to go!
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DOES IT WORK?
Air Conditioning YES
Oil PSI Gauge/Light YES
Temperature Gauge/Light YES
Fuel Gauge YES
Tail Lights YES
Brake Lights YES
Reverse Lights YES
Turn Signals YES
Emergency Brake YES
Keys – Ignition, Door & Trunk YES
Runs & Drives YES
Tire Condition: Like New, 2014 date
TITLE STATUS: CLEAN
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