THE PERFECT SPARES OR REPAIR PROJECT! THIS IS ONE OF THE RAREST LHD SOLID STYLISH (1972) MERCEDES W108 280SEL 4.5 V8 AUTO'S YOU WILL FIND SOLD WITH NO RESERVE! WAS A NICE SPEC CAR IN IT DAY! LOOKS THE PART AND WOULD BE A GREAT CAR RESTORED, CAR IS SOLID 98% RUST FREE! 

 

SOLD WITH NO RESERVE! HIGHEST BID WILL WIN! PLEASE DO NOT BID IF YOU ARE NOT PREPARED TO BUY! TOO MANY TIME WASTERS UNFORTUNATELY.. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU VIEW ALL THE PICS OF THE CONDITION ETC.. 

 

CAR HAS RECENTLY BEEN IMPORTED FROM IDAHO WHERE IT WAS PURCHASED PERSONALLY BY ME FROM THE REGISTERED OWNER WHO HAD KEPT IT MANY YEARS TO RESTORE IT. 

 

THIS A GENUINE ORIGINAL LHD (1972) MERCEDES W108 280SEL LWB 4.5 V8 PETROL 4 DOOR SALOON AUTOMATIC FINISHED IN FACTORY METALLIC GREEN WITH TAN INTERIOR. THE CAR IS IN SOLID 98% RUST FREE CONDITION! THE RUNNING GEAR IS ALL ORIGINAL WITH A FACTORY 4.5 ENGINE WITH COLUMN AUTO GEARBOX!! ENGINE TURNS OVER FREELY! REST OF THE MECHANICAL'S ARE UNTESTED! INTERIOR IS MISSING PARTS AS SHOWN, INCLUDING DOOR PANELS, DASH TOP, CARPET ETC (SEE PICS)  BUT ALL CAN BE RESTORED THOUGH. FEW EXTRA PARTS ARE INCLUDED AS SHOWN IN THE PICS.. THERE ARE NO KEYS.. 

THE BODYWORK AS PER THE PICS IS VERY STRAIGHT, EXCELLENT CHROME WORK, UNFORTUNATELY MISSING A COUPLE OF CHROME SIDE TRIMS AND THE BONNET EMBLEM. THE DRIVERS DOOR ALSO HAS A DENT CREASE TO IT UNFORTUNATELY..THE PAINTWORK IS ORIGINAL AND AVERAGE BUT A LOVELY FACTORY COLOUR, DOES HAVE SOME PATCHES OF SURFACE RUST TO SOME PANELS BUT VERY MINOR. THE FLOORS/SILLS/ARCHES/BOOT FLOOR ARE SPOTLESS COUPLE OF TINY RUST HOLES TO THE SPARE WHEEL WELL ONLY, REST IS SOLID AND ORIGINAL, WINDSCREEN NEEDS REPLACEMENT TOO. I CANNOT STRESS WHAT A GREAT RARE PROJECT THIS WOULD BE OR KEEP THIS AND LEAVE IT IN STORAGE FOR A FEW YEARS AND WATCH PRICES RISE! 

YOU WONT FIND MANY SOLID W108 SEL 4.5 V8 MODELS FOR THIS MONEY IN ANYWHERE! I HAVE THE USA TITLE DOC AND NOVA PAPERWORK TO REGISTER! CAR IS TAXES PAID AND READY TO REGISTER OR EXPORT. CAR IS TAX EXEMPT AND MOT EXEMPT TOO SO JUST £55 TO REGISTER! SPEEDO SHOWING 20000 MILES TAKEN AS 120000 MILES.

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