1983 Mercedes-Benz 300D TURBO DIESEL w123 NO RESERVE

Price: - Item location: Templeton, California, United States
  • Make: Mercedes-Benz
  • Model: 300-Series
  • Type: w123
  • Year: 1983
  • Mileage: 171344
  • VIN: WDBAB33A8DB032708
  • Color: olive
  • Engine size: Turbo 617
  • Number of cylinders: 5
  • Power options: Power Windows
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Transmission: automatic
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: tan
  • Options: CD Player, Leather Seats, Sunroof
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!
Description:

1983 Mercedes-Benz 300-Series

For Sale: 1983 Mercedes-Benz 300d Turbo Diesel
Auction on this 1983 original Mercedes Benz 300d turbo. This mercedes only has 171,000 miles on it! Some of these well taken care of 617 engines go for over 500,000 miles. This car will last many more years. Originally this car came from North Carolina and now lives in California where it can cruise on the pacific coast. This car has plenty of power and has never been in an accident. Starts in cold weather without a problem. Tons of paperwork that details previous work done on the vehicle. All this classic needs is an owner who can keep up with it. This is as an as-is sale. Located in Templeton, CA.

Upgrades to this car:
-New AC delco sealed battery(7 months ago)
-New wheels(4 months ago)
-New safelite front windshield($418)
-water expansion tank
-water pump
-thermostat
-turbo replaced 2 years ago in shop
-new oil pan gasket
-valve seals
-valve cover gasket
-cv join replaced in back left
-new brake pads in front
-vacuum system upgrades
-shift rod bushings
-replaced diesel tank
-Front /rear shocks replaced in 2007
-starter motor replaced in 2007
-Shifter valve replaced in 2007
-Modulator valve in 2007
Needs Work:
-AC needs a recharge(doesn't blow cold)
-Front left ball joint making some noise. Mechanic says its a worn ball joint
-Hard down shift from 2nd to 1st when until trans is warm
-Back left window does not work
-Some exterior blemishes(see pictures)
-Drivers seat cracking(normal with age)
-door trim fabric town(pictures)
-Exterior needs paint touch up and waxing


Overall, this car has a lot of life in it, but the exterior could be improved. If taken care of, it will go for many years. I have videos of the car driving, please email me for these.
Buyer assumes responsibility for pick up/shipping. 500 dollar deposit required within 24hours of auction end.
Happy Bidding!