1979 Mercedes-Benz SL

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1979
  • Mileage 
    85 740 km / 53 277 mi
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Lot number 
    24678887
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Yellow
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

This classic car is for auction at online auction platform Catawiki. Please click here to place a bid an to find more information about this. This Mercedes 450SL from 1979 was imported by us from Florida, but the car has spent most of its life in Southern California. The car runs and drives, but needs to be restored.The yellow paintwork (2nd paint) is weathered and shows various damage. The body is largely hard, but there are a number of rust spots that need to be addressed. Many detailed photos are added to show this.Technically, the car should be checked on all service points. Various sensors of the injection system are disconnected. The car starts, but has difficulty warming up. Oil pressure is good. The fuel relay is defective and is temporarily bridged.The interior should be partly renovated and the convertible top should be renewed. The tyres are old and the spare wheel is missing. Original tool kit is present. Odometer reading: 85,740 miles.US title and EU import document (all fees are paid). This Mercedes can be viewed by appointment in Sint Anthonis, the Netherlands.We can arrange transport for the buyer throughout Europe for an additional charge.