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1980 Mercedes-Benz SL Class 450SL Roadster Base

1980 Mercedes-Benz SL Class 450SL Roadster
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I need to know how to drive this car as I just inherited one.
The car was driven here and I was taken for a drive but when I tried to take it out the same day and put it "drive" It would not get out of 1st gear and only went one mile per hr??...
Asked by Dierdre P March 24, 2013, 8:14 am 1 reply
Car does not accelerate from a stop
From a stop car accelerates very slowly... Cat. Has been removed and it accelerated ok for a while then guit accelerating properly from a stop...
Asked by   March 19, 2012, 4:08 pm 1 reply
fuel gauge stopped working...?
the fuel gauge stopped worknig on my 78 450 sl benz ...
Asked by   January 20, 2011, 2:46 pm 1 reply
Is this car very expensive for parts and maintenance?
We're seriously considering purchasing this vehicle from a local shop (very good price!). We would have our very skilled mechanic check it out bumper to bumper before buying it. ...
Asked by Andrea M July 29, 2010, 7:12 am 1 reply
Where is the swivel on my rear rightside brake line?
While replacing the stabalizer links on my rear sway bar, I noticed a leak in the flexible brake line on the right side. I purchased the appropriate part and upon taking it off, re...
Asked by Calvin W April 13, 2010, 7:29 am 1 reply
the co2 adjustment doesn't work on my 73 450sl,what is the problem?
The plugs are new,cap rotor,wires,timing was adjusted.
Asked by Ewertg  January 25, 2010, 7:52 pm 1 reply
won't start
The car has been sitting for a number of years..repalced the battery ...still will not start
Asked by   December 22, 2009, 1:42 pm 1 reply
Are you aware of different distributors used during the 1973 model year? Any information on electronic kit and success with an old distributor that eats points?
Asked by Brian G August 5, 2009, 5:31 pm 1 reply
where can I get a 1973 mercedes 450 sl owners manual
I need the manul for minor repairs
Asked by Tom K July 11, 2009, 3:16 pm 1 reply
timing chain replacement
timing chain replacement
Asked by Steve E December 19, 2008, 6:34 am 1 reply

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