1987 Mercedes-Benz 500 SL (R107) #2143
- Stock Number: 2143
- Make / Model: Mercedes-Benz / R107 500 SL
- Paint Colour: Signal Red
- Interior Colour: Beige Leather
- Year: 1987
About This Car
1987 Mercedes-Benz 500SL (R107)
Signal Red (568) with Beige Leather (275) and Black Fabric Soft Top (9001)
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This superb car boasts a complete leather interior with factory fitted rear seats, a desirable expensive original option and one that makes a car much more usable.
As with all 500SL of this era this car has Cruise Control and ABS as standard.
Signal Red with Beige Leather is a very iconic colour for a late model R107, and the fact that this car has leather seating with rear seats to boot makes this a highly covetable SL indeed.
1987 Mercedes-Benz 500SL (R107)
Model 500 SL
Engine 117964 22 003798
Transmission 722313 03 120769
Order Number 0 8 537 34310
Order Location GREAT BRITAIN
Interior LEATHER – BEIGE (275)
Paint 1 SIGNAL RED (568O)
Paint 2 SIGNAL RED (568O)
Approx. Build Date 1988-07
238 CITY DRIVE LIGHT FOR GREAT BRITAIN
256 REAR AXLE WITH LIMITED-SLIP DIFFERENTIAL
341 ADDITIONAL BLINKER LAMPS
362 RHD VEHICLES AS PER EC REGULATIONS (CONTROL CODE)
440 TEMPOMAT (CRUISE CONTROL)
461 INSTRUMENT WITH MILES IND. AND ENGLISH LEGEND
507 OUTSIDE REAR VIEW MIRROR, LEFT AND RIGHT, HEATED (ELECTRICALLY ADJUSTABLE ON THE RIGHT)
524 PAINTWORK – PRESERVATION
565 REAR SEATS USED ON SL MODELS
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
740 BLACK SOFT TOP FABRIC 9001
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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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