Vintage 1978 Mercedes 240 D
- Condition: Used
- Make: Mercedes-Benz
- Model: 200-Series
- Type: Sedan
- Trim: four door
- Year: 1978
- Mileage: 290,000
- VIN: 12312310079766
- Color: Blue
- Engine size: 2.4 Diesel
- Number of cylinders: 4
- Fuel: Diesel
- Transmission: Manual
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Blue
- Options: Sunroof
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1978 Mercedes-Benz 200-SeriesVintage 1978 MERCEDES 240 D, ARD TO FIND MANUAL TRANS. BODY IS SOLID BUT THIS CAR NEEDS COSMETIC WORK, ECHANICALLY SOUND You can bring your own mechanic to check her out., EGI OIL CONVERSION. CAR CAN BE SEEN AT OXNARD...This car will only appreciate over time in value and price...so now is a great time to take advantage of this affordable California beauty. Desirable W123 chassis...Vehicle sold AS IS NO refunds or returns.”
the front driver seatneeds upholstery, ead linerneed replace,the paint is old with some rust by the moon roof.
Seller require a $1000 deposit from the winner within 24 hours immediately after the auction ends. Buyer will be responsible for shipping and/or pickup. Title transferred at the time of final balance of payment clears.
dash is cracked, ront driver seats need repairing with tears in seats, nterior carpet needs replaced,
The Mercedes-Benz 240D models go on forever and500,000 milesis normal for these diesels to be driven and enjoyed. immortal diesel engine designed to power battle tanks during nuclear winter.
This is a strong running, A SMOG EXEMPT, 978 Mercedes 240d with a manual 4-speed transmission, nd a proper auxiliary vegetable oil conversion. great adventure car or eco driver.
car runs and drives well, tarts easy, dles, ell, ransmission shifts smoothly, lignment is good, ires are good, xhaust is clean no burning oil.
great gas mileage for a classic car! 27-30mpg! tow hitch, ever needs to be smoged (exempt--classic status),- no air conditioning..---*Selling the vehicle AS IS. No returns or refunds, O exceptions. Buyer is responsible for cost to transport or pickup of vehicle.
The 240D 4 cylinder non-turbo. Because these cars are heavy, e recommend to only buy a 240 in stick shift. The 240D non-turbo stick is the car that runs Africa’s taxi service. They are the million mile Mercedes thatwon the 1.3 million mile passenger vehicle guiness book of world records award. They are simple, eliable, nd somewhat slow.
Mercedes 240D Veggie conv. optional switch......veggie conversion kit installed, ut optional to use Diesel too..........Car can be easily be put back to original with no sign of conversion if you are just looking for a good original Mercedes 240d....This Mercedes Benz 240D would be a great candidate for an Enthusiast or Collector to take over restoration of this car.
Selling to make room for an unreliable British two-seater because I'm approaching middle age and that's how we do.
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The body is fair: needs both exterior and interior attention. Effects of outdoor storage in California and routine wear and tear are evident, specially on driver's seat, .g., river's, eat, nd carpet need replacement. Cluster unit needs repair. Exterior rubber seals around windows, ome trim, nd paint need replacement.
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