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: 650-343-7980

: California, United State
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1962 190SL - ID#121040-10-024591 - Engine # 121928-10-002523 - 608 Ivory
210 Tan Leather - Body #00728 - Production # 00112 - Both Tops - European Delivery.
Correct engine - Constructed circa May 10, 1962 - A very late construction 190SL.
Sold new on May 30, 1962 to Dr. William Wilson of Nashville, TN and retained
by the family until January 2021. 74k fully documented miles.
Matching number hood - Matching number soft top frame - Weathered original hard top.

Handbook, original maintenance manual and every service/purchase
document ever associated with the car is on hand - 105 in total.
Original service booklet with many service stamps.
Copy of original title - 3 sets of keys - Original lightly used spare tire/wheel - Original Tool Roll w/spare fuses.
Original factory touch up applicator/box - Original can of factory paint.
Original tube of factory chrome polish/box - Factory Data Card.
Original Solex carb assys/linkage/manifold/air cleaner provided with the car.

A tourist delivery at the Factory after which Mr. and Mrs. Wilson toured Europe.
The car retains its original tax free export oval license plate.
Family color photos of the delivery in Stuttgart and touring Schwartzwald (The Black Forest) and Switzerland.

Factory Data:
641 - Whitewall tires
319 - Hard top Container
441 - Front Bumper guards
515 - Becker Europa Radio

Nicely preserved over the decades with some general weathering - 50% original paint.
Original interior materials except seat trim and floor rubber - Original carpet inspection tag.
Probable original soft top - Electronic ignition.

Converted to Mikuni carburators - Original Solex carbs/linkage/plenum/air cleaner included in the purchase.
100% original sheet metal - All original floor panels - Original trunk floor - Original trunk mats.
Original wiring loom tabs in the trunk - Crisp and clean fully original undercarriage.
Spotless clean inner wheel arches - Factory correct panel fit and shutlines.
Meticulously maintained since new. Extensive mechanical upgrades over the last 1000 miles:
Axle boot/seals/bearings @ 73k miles - Rebuilt gearbox/new clutch @ 70k miles

Fully serviced and inspected including:
New engine mounts - Complete new exhaust system from Mercedes-Benz Classic Center - Shift lever bushings,
Clutch pilot bearing - New Coker wsw tires/tubes (185/70 R13 radials included with the car), All 4 wheel cylinders/brake hoses - New side glass channel guides - New distributor cap/plugs/coil - Tie rod ends/drag link/steering shock,
Alignment - Compression 140 lbs each cylinder - New shocks.

Original chrome (except front turn signal light housings) - Front/rear bumpers retain their original 158 white grey backsides.
New trunk seal - New OE interior mats - Misc. paint work to correct chips/scuffs - Lovely overall patina with misc. light blemishes - Perfect grille fit - Factory correct panel fit - Perfect door closure.

Instant cold/hot start - Nice clutch and gearbox action - All lights function - Temp controls function.
Radio functions - Door locks function - Horn/tach/speedo, courtesy light/clock etc. all function.
A joy to drive.

Roy Spencer @ 650-343-7980 - Pre-purchase inspections available locally.
Global shipping gladly arranged.
This single owner 190SL can be inspected at our facility in Burlingame, CA - 5 minutes south of SFO.
Providing exceptional cars to the global Mercedes-Benz community for 30 years
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