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#1 (permalink) Old 12-24-2008, 09:57 PM
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1989 Mercedes 300CE Coupe *1-owner* 69k miles(!) - $5995

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1989 Mercedes-Benz 300CE Coupe 2D. 6-Cyl. 3.0 Liter engine. 68,712 miles. Vin: WDBEA50D5KA887786. We sold this vehicle new. Always serviced, full history in CarFAX. Yes, the mileage is actual. This is a very rare find.

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#2 (permalink) Old 12-25-2008, 12:01 AM
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Looks real nice but that is a god awful color for that car lol
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Looks real nice but that is a god awful color for that car lol
That was the year when Merc kinda sorta tried to color match the lower cladding with a slightly darker tint....

The signal red and almost maroon combo was one of the worst.

Needless to say it was a poor decision on their part and eventually they got it right !!!!

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The signal red and almost maroon combo was one of the worst.
Oh, I dunno. I think it sort of has some fire chief car effect happening.

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What were they thinking?

Too bad... make that Black on Black and you probably could have doubled the value.
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wow i didnt know color made that much a diff. well, the car would look a tad better if the cladding were at least gray
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wow. i agree completely.
i like that red tone, but the darker red lower-cladding is hideous.
it wouldn't stop me from buying the car though (the asking price might); it would be easy enough to remove the bumpers and lower cladding and just have it resprayed another color - like gray.

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wow. i agree completely.
it would be easy enough to remove the bumpers and lower cladding and just have it resprayed another color - like gray, (OR BURGUNDY).
And while the cladding & bumpers are off why not do the job right, how about that rare Burgundy color top & bottom? I'd buy it if it were anything except what it is! I'd bet if it were all Burgundy he'd get the asking price easily.
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Stop Giving Them Away

Please......

Stop "giving" them away so cheap.
These cars are getting more rare everu day.
They sold new for about $55,000.00.

When YOU sell them so cheaply, it lowers the value of them all.

If we owners STOPPED giving them away, the value would appreciate.

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What's wrong with the signal red? I like that color but with the cladding matched signal red also - thats what I have on my 190E.
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