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: 650-343-7980

: California, United State
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1970 280SE 3.5 Coupe - ID# 111026-12-000340 - Engine # 116980-12-000288 (matches data card)
717 Papyrus white/245 Blue leather - MFG date January 1970 - Delivered new on 5-2-70 in Worms, Germany
Original Kraftfahrzeugbrief - Factory power sunroof - Automatic transmission with floor shift selector.
Nicely optioned European model - No AC.

Factory Data:
222 - First aid kit
249 - Heated back glass
345 - Halogen fog lamps
401 - Single front seats
410 - Electric sunroof
420 - Automatic transmission w/floor selector
431 - Seat belts
462 - Rear fog lamp
516 - Becker Grand Prix radio
531 - Power antenna
573 - Front head rests
594 - Tinted glass
630 - Warning triangle

First registered on February 6, 1970 in Worms, Germany.
Sold to a US Government employee living in Germany on November 28, 1979 and retained by him until January 2021.
Misc. service receipts from Germany. EPA/DOT compliance taken care of by Continental Motors in Kaiserslautern in May 1977 before being exported to Kentucky.

100% original interior including all leather, carpets, package panel, door panels etc. Original heel pad.
The interior shows a uniform comfortable weathering - Original wood with some dryness - Used sparingly over the last 5 years 107 style steering wheel - Exceptional dash pads - Nice instrument binnacle covering - Nice original headliner with typical glue bleed through.

Approximately 50% original paint - Original date coded trunk seal - Above average perimeter chrome.
Original Hirschmann power antenna - Excellent grille shell chrome - Above average bumper chrome.
Nice rocker panel chrome - Exceptional original trunk floor and rear light panel.
ID plates and Data Plate and ID frame horn ID stamps in place - Original spare tire/wheel - Jack - Tool Roll.
Original fuel pump/canister/housing included - After market fuel pump currently installed.

Currently finishing a massive $20k+ recommissioning after coming out of storage that includes but is not limited to:
Master cylinder - All brake hoses - Timing chain/tensioner - Valve cover gaskets - All ignition items - Rebuilt fuel injectors.
Battery - Subframe mounts - Differential mounts - New tires - Fuel pump and sender - New fuel tank - Fuel filter.
Fuel lines cleaned - Valve adjustment - Coolant service - Differential service - Rebuilt fuel injection module.
Shock absorbers - Speedometer and Tachometer fully serviced - Clock converted to quartz movement - Oil cooler.


The 340th 3.5 coupe constructed.
Roy Spencer 650-343-7980
This rare 280SE 3.5 Coupe 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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