1974 MERCEDES 450 SLC. COMPLETE RESTORATION PROJECT. GOOD RUNNER AND DRIVER. GOOD BASIS FOR PROJECT

FOREST HILL £1,500.00

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Posted
1554 days ago
Make
Mercedes
Model
450 slc auto
Year
1974
Seller type
Private
Body type
Saloon
Fuel type
Petrol
Transmission
Other
Colour
Blue
Engine size
4520

Description

1974 MERCEDES 450 SLC RESTORATION PROJECT

THIS 450 SLC WAS ORIGINALLY REGISTERED OVERSEAS, CAME TO THE U.K. FEBRUARY 1978

NO CURRENT MOT ( EXPIRED 21ST MAY 2011 )
NO CURRENT TAX

LAST USED JANUARY 2011 AND HAS BEEN DRY-STORED IN ALL OF THAT TIME.. .. ..

WILL REQUIRE SOME WELDING TO THE PASSENGER SIDE FRONT FLOORPLAN
REAR WHEEL ARCH ON THE DRIVERS SIDE REAR HAD SOME LIGHT RUST BUBBLING, AS ALSO THE BOOT-LID ( COMMON RUST AREA! )
SLIGHT DAMAGE TO THE PASSENGER SIDE FRONT WING
SOME TRIM MISSING OFF THE DRIVERS SIDE FRONT WING ( SEE PICTURES )
BLUE CLOTH FRONT FRONT SEATS ARE WORN
TOP OF THE DASHBOARD ON THE DRIVERS SIDE IS SUFFERING FROM CRACKS ( COMMON FAULT )
RE-PAINTED A FEW YEARS BACK
BLUE BODYWORK/PAINTWORK WILL NOW REQUIRE MORE TLC.. .. ..

89,000 MILES ON THE CLOCK
V5C DOCUMENT IS PRESENT
SORRY, NO SERVICE HISTORY/PAPERWORK ( WAS A HUGE FILE, LOST BY THE PREVIOUS OWNER )

EXCELLENT 4.5 LITRE V8 PETROL ENGINE ( EXCELLENT OIL PRESSURE )
EXCELLENT AUTOMATIC GEARBOX ( BULLET-PROOF! WITH SMOOTH GEAR CHANGES )
ENGINE RUNS (FIRED UP STRAIGHT AWAY WITH A CHARGED BATTERY, AFTER OVER A YEAR IN DRY STORAGE!)
DRIVES WELL ( DROVE TO CAR WASH! )
BRAKES STOP THE CAR WELL!

E/WINDOWS TO THE FRONT
WIND UP REAR WINDOWS ( COME OFF RUNNERS, EASY REPAIR! )
E/SUNROOF ( NOT WORKING, YET WATER-TIGHT! )
P/STEERING

PLEASE CALL FOR MORE DETAILS
PRICED TO SELL

TRANSPORT OR TRAILER AWAY FROM FOREST HILL SOUTH EAST
LONDON ( postcode: SE23 )

PLEASE REMEMBER, THIS IS A " RESTORATION" PROJECT CAR
THIS HAS BEEN LAID UP FOR A WHILE, DO NOT EXPECT THIS CAR TO BE IN SHOWROOM CONDITION!!
I HAVE DONE MY BEST TO BE UPFRONT AND HONEST, REGARDING THIS 450 SLC
I HAVE OVER 65+ DETAILED PICTURES ON FILE, INCLUDING UNDERNEATH THE CAR!! ( PICTURES TAKEN 27TH FEB 2012 )

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