1981 Walnut-Brown Mercedes-Benz 300D Base Sedan 4-Door 3.0L [like turbo diesel]

Price: US $8,999.95 Item location: Irvine, California, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Mercedes-Benz
  • Model: 300-Series
  • Type: Sedan
  • Trim: Base Sedan 4-Door
  • Year: 1981
  • Mileage: 154XXX
  • VIN: WDBAB30A4BB218960
  • Color: Walnut Brown
  • Engine size: 3.0L 3005CC l5 DIESEL SOHC Naturally Aspirated
  • Number of cylinders: 5
  • Power options: Air Conditioning, Cruise Control, Power Locks, Power Windows
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Palomino
  • Options: Sunroof, Cassette Player
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!

1981 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series

Private seller offers one-owner 1981 Mercedes-Benz 300D (W123)

This was the last and best year of the 300D Non-Turbo, aking it the most desirable in its class!


Beautifully finished Walnut Brown (479) with Palomino Interior, omplimented with matching era-correct double hand painted palomino pinstripe.

All door trim is still rich and black. Front and rear Bumper impact strips and surrounding rubber all scuff free.

Chrome still has its factory luster with no pitting or scratches.

Straight Body.


All Original Upholstery and Carpets in near factory perfect condition. No tears, racks, agging or sun fading. Seats are 100% original and impeccable!

Headliner looks brand new. The door panels and map pockets are excellent without any cracks, cuffs, r tears.

Dash is perfect and original, o cracks. Factory wood is flawless, till has the original finish with no sun fading or cracks. Instrument cluster gauges all work excellent, ncluding: clock, dometer, ripometer, heostat illumination switch, il pressure gauge, emperature gauge, uel gauge, tc. Seats adjust smooth and proper. Glove box compartment opens/closes/locks properly.

Power windows, ocks, nd sunroof function like factory new. A/C blows ice cold!

All accessory switches, nobs, uttons, urn signal lever, tc. are in excellent condition without fading symbols, nd all in proper working order. The steering wheel is firm to the grip without any twisting or slack and turns tight and responsive. Transmission shifts timely and fluidly between gears.

Becker AM/FM Cassette Stereo in perfect working condition with no static.


Car was regularly dealer serviced from day one and comes with complete maintenance record booklet and owners manual. Vehicle was exclusively used as a business car with 154k original miles.

Car starts on first crank from cold start, hich is a telltale sign of a well-maintained engine. Cruise control still functions!


-New Mercedes Battery

-4 Brand New Bilschtien Shocks

-New Hood Insulation Pad

-All fluids flushed and refilled (Antifreeze, indow Washer Fluid, il Changed, rake Fluid, low Plugs, tc.)

For questions please call Andrew at 949-689-7468