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1971 Mercedes 280SL Project - SOLD

  • 1971 Mercedes 280SL W113 project
  • 1971 Mercedes 280SL W113 project
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Great 1971 project 280SL

  1. Body completely media blasted and sealed in epoxy primer
  2. Most body metal-work performed w/new passenger floorboards and trunk floors completed with correct panels
  3. Transmission (auto) was rebuilt
  4. Cylinder head has been reconditioned by ‘Metric Motors’.
  5. Fuel Injection pump reconditioning by Pacific F.I. (the U.S. specialist) with concours finish
  6. Everything is boxed and contained in the rolling package for easy shipping
  7. Everything has been cleaned/de-greased
  8. Yes, car is complete
  9. Restoration receipts total $40,058 (not including original cost of the car).

     Project 280SL Mercedes, project



     W113 280SL project, 1971

Body stripped to bare metal; new floor panels welded in as required:


Welding in of new trunk floor panels is complete:



Yes, it has a soft-top frame (but plan on replacing the soft-top)
Cylinder-head was reconditioned by Metric Motors

W113 soft top frame    





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Year: 1971
Make: Mercedes
Model: 280SL
Body Style: Convertible
Transmission: 4-spd Automatic
Condition: Project
Location: Oregon
Exterior Color: Epoxy Primer
Interior Color: Tan
Stock Number: 1013
VIN Number: 11304412020414

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