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Old 10-12-2009, 03:07 PM
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Unreal - BRAND NEW 89-560SL - no miles

Ok so one has 125 miles ,one has 367 miles, never titled, stored from new, , two SL's , in my hometown of Erie , Pa - getting my brother to go check them out for me , not that I can buy them. I just want to see them, sit in the seats I have always read about and can never get mine back to

Gotta be a story behind them , more to follow

http://www.mercedesheritage.com/classifieds/viewlisting.php?view=471
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Old 10-12-2009, 03:29 PM
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I would be a bit weary of a car that has been siting for that long (Hopefully its been run from time to time lest all the seal dry up and become useless)


You should also check out a few of these gems...


http://www.garagecurrent.com/stocklist.html
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Old 10-12-2009, 03:53 PM
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I know, I am not shopping, I just think it amazing
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99 E320 THE Queen Mary
62 220b - Dolly - Finally my Finny!
72 450SL, Pearl-SOLD
16 F350 6.7 Diesel -THOR
07 Lexus RX 350 - Lexi
14 38HP John Deere 3038E Tractor -Mean Green
84 300SD, Benjamin -SOLD
71 220 - W115-Libby ( my first love) -SOLD
73 280 - W114 "Organspende" Rest in Peace
81 380 SL - Rest in Peace
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Old 10-12-2009, 03:55 PM
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I know, I am not shopping, I just think it amazing

True. I've always noticed that there never seems to be a shortage of mint 560SLs. Now finding a mint 560SEL is an entirely different story....
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Old 10-12-2009, 09:23 PM
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so my brother tells me they want 80 grand a piece. have been stored by an MB dealer who passed away, always in cliamte control, fluids renewed, started and driven on occasion
He sent me loads of pictures, will get them organized to look at .Check out this engine bay and interior
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2011 Porsche Cayman - Bond,James Bond
99 E320 THE Queen Mary
62 220b - Dolly - Finally my Finny!
72 450SL, Pearl-SOLD
16 F350 6.7 Diesel -THOR
07 Lexus RX 350 - Lexi
14 38HP John Deere 3038E Tractor -Mean Green
84 300SD, Benjamin -SOLD
71 220 - W115-Libby ( my first love) -SOLD
73 280 - W114 "Organspende" Rest in Peace
81 380 SL - Rest in Peace
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Old 10-12-2009, 09:59 PM
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concours concours!

That is mint!

A friend of mine has a super low mile DMC-12.. less than 500 on it, never titled, etc.. It smells like a brand new DMC.. its amazing
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Old 10-13-2009, 12:13 AM
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You would think that the MB Classic Center would buy them - they have to be worth that in parts!
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Old 10-13-2009, 02:56 PM
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some of my 72 in here so dont get confused but here they are in all their glory


http://s248.photobucket.com/albums/gg189/meltedpanda/?newest=1
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2011 Porsche Cayman - Bond,James Bond
99 E320 THE Queen Mary
62 220b - Dolly - Finally my Finny!
72 450SL, Pearl-SOLD
16 F350 6.7 Diesel -THOR
07 Lexus RX 350 - Lexi
14 38HP John Deere 3038E Tractor -Mean Green
84 300SD, Benjamin -SOLD
71 220 - W115-Libby ( my first love) -SOLD
73 280 - W114 "Organspende" Rest in Peace
81 380 SL - Rest in Peace
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Old 10-13-2009, 03:11 PM
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You would think that the MB Classic Center would buy them - they have to be worth that in parts!
80G a piece, hmmm perhaps two for 150
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2011 Porsche Cayman - Bond,James Bond
99 E320 THE Queen Mary
62 220b - Dolly - Finally my Finny!
72 450SL, Pearl-SOLD
16 F350 6.7 Diesel -THOR
07 Lexus RX 350 - Lexi
14 38HP John Deere 3038E Tractor -Mean Green
84 300SD, Benjamin -SOLD
71 220 - W115-Libby ( my first love) -SOLD
73 280 - W114 "Organspende" Rest in Peace
81 380 SL - Rest in Peace
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Old 10-14-2009, 12:27 PM
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so if these were in climate controlled buildings, run occasinally - would you still have all the concers of stored car ?? rubber, fluids, obviously no rust...
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2011 Porsche Cayman - Bond,James Bond
99 E320 THE Queen Mary
62 220b - Dolly - Finally my Finny!
72 450SL, Pearl-SOLD
16 F350 6.7 Diesel -THOR
07 Lexus RX 350 - Lexi
14 38HP John Deere 3038E Tractor -Mean Green
84 300SD, Benjamin -SOLD
71 220 - W115-Libby ( my first love) -SOLD
73 280 - W114 "Organspende" Rest in Peace
81 380 SL - Rest in Peace
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