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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 12-06-2013, 08:00 PM Thread Starter
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1980 380sl ??

I just purchased a 380sl not sure what year it is my vin# is 10704312012671 that is what it says on registration the year listed is 1977 thought the first 380 was in 1980?? Please help..
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 12-06-2013, 09:45 PM
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Your car is a gray market 350SL, rather than a 380SL.

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Ok thanks,I guess someone put a 380sl trunk lid on car.the color and fading matches perfectly it must have been put on early during its life.at least that clears up my confusion.
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No, they just switched emblems.

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