Mercedes Benz SL600 1998

Details about this Classic Car Mercedes Benz SL600 1998

Nostalgia Classic Cars is happy to offer you a very well kept, convertible  Mercedes SL600 1998 with automatic transmission and 106,900 original kilometers.

The Mercedes-Benz R129 SL roadsters were produced from 1989 through 2002. The R129 replaced the R107 in 1989 and was in its turn replaced by the R230 SL-Class in 2002 for the 2003 model year.

The R129 was produced as a two-door roadster with an automated (electro-hydraulic) textile tonneau cover. All R129s came standard with an detachable hardtop that could fitted by folding the canvas roof down and manually attaching it.

A second facelift occurred in 1998 for model year 1999 which featured:

  • V8 engine switch from M119 to M113
  • Soft Nappa leather seats replace the perforated leather seats
  • Body colour door handles
  • Tail lights with curved faces replacing the classic square stepped lights
  • 17-inch wheels standard: Wheels are now 8.25 x 17" with 245/45ZR17 tires. Sport package is 8" (front) and 9" (rear) x 18" with 245/40 and 275/35 tires respectively.
  • Fiber-Optic digital audio links to the CD player instead of analogue copper
  • One-touch starting- called "Tip-start". Once the key is turned, the engine cranks on its own until it catches and starts.
  • Instrument cluster now has silver rings around each gauge
  • Oil pressure gauge replaced by oil temperature

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