1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SL (R107) #2059
- Stock Number: 2059
- Make / Model: MERCEDES-BENZ / 380SL (R107)
- Mileage: 112000
- Paint Colour: Light Ivory
- Interior Colour: Java light beige Leather
- Year: 1985
- Price: £33,995
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About This Car
1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SL (R107)
Light Ivory (623) with Palomino Leather (274) and Dark Brown Fabric Soft Top (8023)
A superb and hard to find ‘late model early car’ from 1985. The timeless combination of Ivory coachwork with Palamino Leather gives this car an incredibly luxurious look.
Subject to a very high quality restoration some years ago, this car wants for nothing. We have recently given this car a service including a new timing belt.
This car wears the factory correct ‘Mexican Hat’ alloy wheels, a choice that suits these early cars perfectly.
For touring purposes, there is also the presence of Rear Seats and Air Conditioning, both of which were expensive non-standard options back in 1985. The premium Becker stereo and Cruise Control would also increase the original purchase price, making this a superbly well equipped car for it’s day.
A delightful opportunity to acquire an SL that is absolutely ‘of it’s era’.
1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SL (R107)
Model 380 SL
Engine 116962 22 031098
Transmission 722312 02 534674
Order Number 0 4 537 36914
Order Location GREAT BRITAIN
Interior LEATHER – PALOMINO (274)
Paint 1 LIGHT IVORY – UNI-COLOR (623O)
Paint 2 LIGHT IVORY – UNI-COLOR (623O)
Approx. Build Date 1984-09
251 BECKER RADIO MEXICO CASSETTE, FULL STEREO, ELECTRONIC
256 REAR AXLE WITH LIMITED-SLIP DIFFERENTIAL
440 TEMPOMAT (CRUISE CONTROL)
461 INSTRUMENT WITH MILES IND. AND ENGLISH LEGEND
505 OUTSIDE REAR VIEW MIRROR, LEFT, ELECTRICALLY ADJUSTABLE (R.H.D.)
531 AUTOMATIC ANTENNA
565 REAR SEATS USED ON SL MODELS
585 BEHR AIR CONDITIONER AND ELECTRIC WINDOW LIFTERS (FRONT DOORS)
592 HEAT-INSULATING GLASS, ALL-AROUND, HEATED REAR WINDOW PANE, BAND FILTER
603 HEADLAMP WIPER UNIT AND OIL FOR REAR AXLE WITH LIMITED-SLIP DIFFERENTIAL, IN CANISTERS AND CONTAINERS
613 HEADLAMP LEFT-HAND TRAFFIC
682 FIRE EXTINGUISHER
746 FOLDING TOP FABRIC 8023, DARK BROWN
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Is it our unrivalled experience with three generations of SL? Is it our attention to detail, our award winning quality? Is it our selection of hand picked, superb cars for sale? Is it the family feel, the friendly faces and consistency of our work? Most people say it’s all of these things.
A classic car offers a world of opportunities – it is an invitation to explore the open road and share life-affirming experiences with like-minded individuals.
Where will your Mercedes-Benz take you?
Although the R107 is renowned for build quality, there is one chink in the armour - the bulkhead. Many cars that present well from the outside are hiding internal rust. Water from outside the car should drain out through specially designed channels, but over time, these become blocked forcing water inside the car. Once water has breached the blower motor cover in front of the windscreen, it slowly wreaks havoc from inside out. This delicate area did not have rust protection from the factory, and as the metal deteriorates it the water ingress can lead to faulty electrics, damp carpets and musty smells inside the cabin.
All our cars come with a 36 month bulkhead warranty.
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