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1969 280SL ID# 113044-12-007652 - 717 Papyrus White/131 Black MB Tex - Black Soft Top.
Engine #130983-12-004820 (matches data card) - Transmission #034153 - Body #990523.
Delivered new to Mr. Frank Vander Stoep in Riverside, CA on April 23, 1969.
Selling dealer: Walters Mercedes-Benz of Riverside, CA.
California from new 280SL.

Correct Frigiking AC installed by Walters when the car had 3,600 miles as per receipt on hand.
Mr. Vander Stoep retained the car until selling to my client on June 28, 1975 with 51,247 miles showing.

Carefully maintained and meticulously documented by the 2nd owner over the last 47 years.
Complete service history from 4-29-69 @658 miles through August 2018 @123,899 miles.
Massive service files - Original top release handles/pouch - Original tool roll - Jack/tire chock.
Auxiliary electric engine cooling fan fitted.

Complete handbook packet including rare items: Frigiking Operator's guide, Bosch service guide,
Becker radio schematic, Mercedes accessory guide, warranty voucher booklet, data plate and more.
Handwritten fuel log from July 3, 1975 through November 5, 1997.
Many hand written notes before and during 2nd owner's purchase.

Factory Data:
401 - Single seats
415 - Hard Top fitted
426 - Power steering/automatic transmission
440 - Bumper Guards
461 - Gauges in English
491 - US model
503 - Left Outside Mirror
515 - Becker AM/FM Radio
524 - Paint Coat Preservation
598 - Tinted Glass
641 - White Wall Tires

One of the more comprehensively documented 280SLs I've owned. 2 owner

Original interior carpets, seat trim, dash pads, door panels - Perfect headliner - Repainted many years ago.
Original sheet metal with the exception of a partial RF fender replacement done by Los Gatos Body shop in 1983.
Excellent original trunk floor - Very nice original trunk cardboard.
Deck lid bolts never disturbed - Original trunk seal -Excellent exterior bright work.

Nice street level paint depth and gloss - Original hood/soft top lid cover - Original tool roll.
Original top release levers - 2 sets of keys - New tires - Just serviced and inspected.
Engine/transmission overhauled in September 2017 @123,322 miles.
Exceptionally clean undercarriage still showing much of its original honey colored cosmoline.

High level of functionality:
Clock/lights/Temp slide levers/radio/cigarette lighter/tach/blower motor/door and trunk locks/emergency flasher
all function.
Weathered door seals - AC not cold - Steering wheel crack.
New black German canvas soft top.

Currently being serviced and misc. loose ends addressed including new brake booster, all 4 shocks,
exhaust hangers, tires, fluids, filters, subframe mounts, differential mount and more.

Please look carefully at all 210 images before contacting me.

Roy Spencer 650-343-7980
The extraordinary 280SL can be viewed in Burlingame, CA.
Global shipping gladly arranged. Providing exceptional cars to the global Mercedes-Benz community for 31 years.

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