New to the forum but not completely new to Mercedes. I recently purchased a LHD 1989 W126 420 SEL with the super low mileage of 15,000kms. I have a massive history file to back up the mileage, also the condition of the vehicle strongly indicates that it is completely genuine, the black...
Hello I'm new to the forum and wanted to know the cost of a engine rebuild on a SEL 560... Problem being oil has gone through Pistons and now the engine half turns over if can't be fixed I'll sell the car as is, I'm located in Coventry West Midlands
Sadly I think this beauty was bought by a dealer and is now double the price. I can't believe that nobody bought it back in 2013.
Mercedes-Benz 560 5.5 auto SEL, 51K Only. | eBay
Another little niggle for which I hope your collective wisdom will have an answer:
When cold, the gearbox in my 600 has started flaring on the 2/3 shift.
By flaring, I mean that instead of revs tracking as follows:
In March of this year, my mechanic replaced the radiator, thermostat, water pump and a number of coolant pipes as preventative maintenance on the 600.
Since that time, she's been slowly loosing coolant.
At first, the coolant level light would only come on during/after hard...
200k miles, red velour interior. One handsome automobile and the spec of choice for Count Dracula with that colour combo. A fitting tribute purchase for the late Christopher Lee, I think.
The ad says "no reserve" but you'll...
Ironside consignment (I guess) price £6k: Mercedes 500 SEL ( 126-series ) For Sale (1991) on Car And Classic UK [C579744]
Owner price £2750 ONO:
Mercedes 126 500SEL For Sale (1991) on Car And Classic UK [C605388]
I wonder if Ironside's rule of thumb sticker prices are always 50% more than...