All were Brilliant Silver with a silver-gray soft top over black, and special interior features included silver-painted wood trim, bi-xenon headlamps, and engine-turned accents. Mercedes enthusiast, , Pages 96-97. Books Magazine articles Hermann Ries 2009, Fall. I don't have overhead costs and I don't have employees in my business. As a buyer you message the seller or call their business line just to find yourself talking to a representative that wastes your time, doesn't connect with you or how to help you, and only answers 9-5 mon-fri.
The designo Black Diamond Edition metallic black paint, red-and-black Nappa leather, black carbon-fiber trim , and the designo Slate Blue Edition slate blue metallic paint, dark-blue-and-black Nappa leather, black carbon-fiber trim were offered for 2000 and 2001. In other words, the car's price tag nearly requires you to have such a status. I offer parts, service, diagnosis, and expertise for Mercedes vehicles. I personally do the transit of these cars to insure they are transported safely. The Star, Volume 42, Number 3, Pages 36-37.
The Star, Volume 34, Number 1, Page 21. Condition: Used, Condition: Nice shape! Originally supplied to Japan it remains in outstanding rust-free condition throughout, a real testament to the salt-free roads on which it resided from new. The six-cylinder engine would last through 1997. The design of the steering wheel, seats, and gear selector knob were also updated. The V-8 is a capable all-rounder, and was by far the most popular variant.
My Name is Will Vesia. We highly recommend that you examine the vehicle to check the accuracy of the information supplied. Orders poured in, and the first-year production of 20,000 units quickly sold out. The parts I can't test are believed to be in good working condition however on rare occasion this is not always true as it is impossible to test the entire functionality of every single part that I sell. A mechanics take on the R129 by Bud Cloninger Now I have been dancing around a 129 car without much comment, the V12 Roadster.
There are much cheaper ones too! Final cars had more rounded sideview mirror caps, two slots behind the front wheels, a new 17-inch standard wheel with a five-hole design, and color-keyed door handles. Those sleek aerodynamic lines, that big yet subtle grille, and the hardtop. You can also test to make sure the soft top still works well by trying to pour some water on it and see if any water makes its way through the plastic window. Please visit my storefront as well and enjoy your online buying experience! I take extra special care in salvaging everything from these sophisticated cars and I look over all the cars and test their parts to the best of my ability before shelving and listing them for sale. I also rebuild, and restore parts as well as refurbish whole cars. A five-speed automatic replaced the previous four-speed. The canvas top comes in two pieces and just the rear with the plastic windows can be replaced if needed.
This creates a huge problem with shops not knowing what they're doing. Updated intake gasket spacers will be needed along with just about every rubber air or crankcase vent hose and all vacuum hoses. Here is the part number: 002 544 02 94 One reader sent in a note regarding this part. These could significantly affect the long term value of the car. I are here for parts, service, expertise, diagnosis, rebuilds, and restoration worldwide! As a rule of thumb, six-cylinder models bring less money than V-8s, which in turn are cheaper than V-12s.
He also notes that this part may not fit 1990 - 1992 models. A 1996 update brought more changes to the engine room. Finding an independent shop that is comfortable working on these cars can go a long way toward making ownership financially viable. If you are not completely satisfied please contact me before leaving feedback. My promise and my word to you is that you will get the most for your money here with me and the best customer care that doesn't end when the sale is complete but continues on long into the future! The Sport package was made standard in 2001. Part number has been changed to 072601012230. The power top was fully automated—including the latches at the windshield header—and disappeared under a hard boot.
Mercedes enthusiast, , Pages 66-70. The Star, Volume 34, Number 4, Pages 22-29. Rarity comes not only from the few units produced but also from the choice of engine, a 7. But its factory-stated zero-to-62-mph time was only 0. This edition has special Silver Arrow ultra-metallic paint; fully-lined black soft top; brushed aluminum instrument cluster; black bird's eye maple wood trim; and aluminum trim on the wind deflector, shift gate, pedals, grille and trunk lid. These Manuals are Compatible with many Browsers Including: Chrome Explorer Safari etc. This car pulls hard though-out any speed range and the 129 chassis handles it well! Compared to the preceding model, brightwork is almost completely absent—the three-pointed star centered in the grille is the only chrome element.
Most of these cars live in Europe. Mille Miglia 1995, 1999, 2000, 2001 - unknown units total In 1995 Mercedes released the Mille Miglia edition, to commemorate the 40th anniversary of 's win of the 1955. Looking closely the paintwork shows very few signs of age with a deep gloss to all panels. The cars and their parts are stored indoors with care at all times. And this paragon of German engineering is startlingly affordable. The R129 models came standard with an aluminum manually fitted and detachable hardtop. The emergency brake and brake are both essentially covers you can slip off to replace.