Want SL - Help - Mercedes-Benz Forum

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-06-2006, 06:01 AM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Member
 
Date registered: Sep 2005
Vehicle: 2007 E550 4Matic P2,Pano,Voice,Park,Trunk,Fold Seats, Black/Ash;;; 1989 560SL (sold 11/1/10)
Posts: 292
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Want SL - Help

I've caught the MB bug big time. I bought an 06 E350 in August and love it. Now I want an older MB roadster. From what I've read and seen, I'm looking at the 71-80 280 or 450SL. Please give me your opinions on which models and/or years to look for or avoid in that range. 280 versus the 450, which is more fun and better to drive? I'm looking for a relatively clean car for summer weekend driving. It might need some TLC, has around 100K in miles. Price would be in the 8-10K range. Please give me your thoughts on these cars! Thanks.
everettpa1 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-06-2006, 06:29 AM
SSL
BenzWorld Extremist
 
Date registered: Jul 2005
Vehicle: R107 300SL; 1990 500SL (R129);2001 R170 230SLK
Location: England
Posts: 1,035
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 9 Post(s)
RE: Want SL - Help

everettpa1

I`d post this question on the R107 Forum. I think you`ll get an enthusiastic response and a reasoned explanation as to why either will be an enjoyable ownership proposition.

Look forward to seeing you there.
SSL is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > Vintage Mercedes-Benz

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 

Title goes here

close
video goes here
description goes here. Read Full Story
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome