MERCEDES BENZ 1987 W126 300 SEL original 44.100 Kms
- Condition: Used
- Make: Mercedes-Benz
- Model: S-Class
- SubModel: 300 SEL
- Type: Sedan
- Year: 1980
- Mileage: 26
- VIN: WDB1260251A319061
- Color: Champage Metallic
- Number of cylinders: 6
- Power options: Air Conditioning, Power Locks, Power Windows, Power Seats
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Automatic
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Tan
- Safety options: Anti-Lock Brakes
- Options: CD Player, Leather Seats
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1980 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 300 SEL
Car Relisted due to non payer buyer, please bid accordingly.
Will send additional high detailed photos if requested trough dropbox
An iconic classic Mercedes-Benz S Class Long base W126 300 SEL with just 44.176 kilometers from new, 1st owner, same chauffeaur driven since new up to date, originally bought and maintained at Mercedes Benz dealer. Always garaged since new.
Wide opening doors, long base, concealed ventilation slots, soft-touch door handles, laminated windscreen, crumple zones, anti-burst locks, halogen headlamps with integral foglamp, electric adjustable front seats with memory, rear central armrest, rear air conditioning outlet, noise-dampening package, twin-nozzle factory fitted chromed windscreen washer, leather steering wheel, magazine nets, lockable glove compartment, driver’s left foot rest, interior light switch delay, ‘lights on’ buzzer, warning triangle, Mercedes-Benz tool roll, central locking, rear reading side lamps, oil pressure gauge, fuel reserve light, quartz-crystal clock, dual first aid kit.
Factory options installed:
.- 222 "RIGHT FRONT SEAT, ELECTRICALLY ADJUSTABLE"
.- 241 "LEFT FRONT SEAT ELECTRICALLY ADJUSTABLE WITH MEMORY FEATURE."
.- 251 "BECKER RADIO MEXICO CASSETTE, FULL STEREO, ELECTRONIC"
.- 260 "ELIMINATION OF MODEL DESIGNATION ON REAR LID"
.- 280 "STEERING WHEEL (400 MM DIA.) AND GEARSHIFT LEVER IN LEATHER TRIM
.- 420 "AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION, FLOOR SHIFT"
.- 473 "CHAMPAGNE METALLIC" Color
.- 506 "OUTSIDE REAR VIEW MIRROR, LEFT AND RIGHT, HEATED (ELECTRICALLY ADJUSTABLE ON THE RIGHT) (L.H.D.)"
.- 531 "AUTOMATIC ANTENNA"
.- 543 "SUN VISOR WITH VANITY MIRROR, ILLUMINATED, LEFT AND RIGHT"
.- 551 "ANTI-THEFT WARNING SYSTEM"
.- 588 "AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL AND ELECTRIC WINDOW LIFTERS (FRONT AND REAR DOORS)"
.- 592 "GREEN HEAT-INSULATING GLASS ALL ROUND, HEATED REAR WINDOW, LAMINATED SAFETY GLASS - TINTED STRIP"
.- 616" FRONT AND REAR DOOR COURTESY LAMPS AND LAMP UNITS HEADLAMPS WITH WHITE LENSES, FOG LAMPS WITH AMBER LENSES"
.- 640 "ALUMINIUM DISC WHEELS WITH RADIAL-PLY TIRES"
.- 682 "FIRE EXTINGUISHER"
.- 731 "WOOD TRIM, BURRED WALNUT ROOT"
.- 835 "COIR MATS"
.- 877 "READING LAMP IN THE REAR"
This elegant and refined Mercedes-Benz is finished in Champagne Metallic color (code 473) and displays a fantastic glossy shine and uniform finish. The underside is structurally perfect and all factory panels are straight with linear gaps. All chrome bumpers, radiator grille, door mirrors door handles and window surround are immaculate. A spotless clean engine bay with factory stickers demonstrate just how original and cherished this car is. A wonderful example of elegant design, legendary build quality and remarkable engineering.
Wide opening easy close doors give easy access to an opulent and luxurious tailored interior. Finished in LEATHER LIGHT BROWN (code 274A) the upholstery is in pristine unworn order as to be expected from such a low mileage example. The anatomically shaped seats are contoured and extensively adjustable to fully support the body and offer optimum comfort. The original high quality deep pile carpets are in amazing condition having been protected from new by original fit Mercedes-Benz over-mats. As with the rest of the interior, the wood veneer remains in perfect condition and all the gauges, controls and electrics operate perfectly. The Mercedes-Benz tool roll is complete and the first aid kit is still preserved in the original polythene wrapping and housed correctly in both rear shelf stowage hatch. Offering a real showroom fresh experience, the appeal of this classic W126 model is immense.
Original Becker Mexico radio stopped working 3 years ago, a new radio with CD, bluetooth, Ipod conect and hands free phone is installed.
This a non- smoking car, very well preserved interior, no dust present at all, would rate it as 10.
ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
The 6 cylinder in-line engine with fuel injection produces 180 HP´s and has tremendous torque low in the engine speed range offering relaxed and flexible power delivery. Incredibly smooth thanks in part to fine engineering of all moving parts but also to an additional vibration damper on the crankshaft and engine shock absorvers offer sheer cruising pleasure. The four-speed torque convertor automatic transmission is seamless in operation. An absolutely flawless and assuring drive, the embodiment of Mercedes-Benz excellence.
WHEELS, TYRES & BRAKES
Aluminum rims with original chrome Mercedes-Benz center caps, colour coded, remain on the car. The spare wheel housed in the immaculate boot area wears the original Uniroyal item. ABS equipped dual-circuit power braking system with front brake pad wear indicators give the car a steady and assured feel as you would except from Mercedes-Benz.
Registered new on July 19th, 1987 by Mercedes Benz main dealer R. Benet Marbella, first owner was Ministry of Saudi, used only privately by him or ambassador of Saudi. The original stamped service booklet is present altough no stamps on it. Maintenance history can be requested directly to main dealer where was delivered and maintained.
MOT registry yearly dates back to first check in 1992, shows original millage oficially stamped on original car documentation (check photos).
Original maintenance books, handbooks, user guides remain with the car. Rarely seen in such unmolested preserved order, this vehicle is certain to thrill a classic Mercedes-Benz enthusiast wanting a showpiece or an individual wanting to enjoy prestige classic motoring.
Recently car has received a full service check where following items have been changed: Interior engine hood matt, valve cover gasket, front brake pads wear sensors, steering dumper, coolant reservoir, oil and filter.
Car can be checked, seen, tested and picked up in Malaga, Spain.