1956 Mercedes 190SL - Long time CA car - Fresh engine - Ivory/Red
- Condition: Used
- Make: Mercedes-Benz
- Model: SL-Class
- Trim: Soft top convertible
- Year: 1956
- VIN: 00000000000000000
- Engine size: 1.9 liter inline 4 cylinder
- Drive type: FWD
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1956 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
1956 Mercedes-Benz 190SL - ID# 121042-6501679 - Ivory(608)/Red Leather - Soft top only.
Long time California car - Just out of dry storage - Yellow 'YOM' CA license plates - Records from 1976.
Original Becker radio (inop) - Original radio speaker - Original Hirschmann antenna - Early style seats.
. . Original front fenders - Original hood - Solid floors - Undamaged inner engine bay aprons - Solid trunk floors and side wells.
Excellent grille shell fit - Good door gaps - Older street quality paint with misc. areas of failure.
Probable original seat/door panel/dash/soft top well leather - Replacement carpets - Serviceable black soft top.
Good quality marker/tail light lenses - Average chrome with misc. pitting - Original clock included but does not fit radiused glove box hole.
Spare wheel/tire - Car cover - Large file of related documents/records - Photocopied owner's handbook
Heater box levers function - Heater core levers inop - Cig liter inop - Interior light functions - Data card information on hand.
Wipers function - Deck lid won't secure - Runs and drives well on slightly flat-spotted tires - Odo reads: 89,092.
$32,000 spent on reconditioning within the last 300 miles (12 years) with receipts.
Work completed in 2016 included but not limited to:
Full engine rebuild including new cylinder head, starter rebuilt, carbs off and cleaned, radiator cleaned.
New brake hoses/wheel cylinders/brake flush, rebuilt temperature gauge.
Work completed in 2004 included but no limited to:
Fuel tank cleaned/sealed, carbs rebuilt, radiator cleaned, new water pump, full service, all shocks replaced, new trailing arm bushings.
Rear axle center mount, new battery. 5 new tires, rebuilt starter motor.
An entry level 190SL sold 'AS-IS' - Call Roy Spencer @650-343-7980 for more details.
Pre-purchase inspections available locally.
You can inspect this 190SL at my facility in Burlingame, CA - 5 minutes south of SFO.
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