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    FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $18,500 (Sacramento, CA)

    ADMIN UPDATE 1: Price reduced to $20k, see post 13 for details. Thread title updated with new price.


    ADMIN UPDATE 2: Price reduced to $18,500, see post 20 for details. Thread title updated with new price.



    Original owner was friends surgeon always garaged and babied

    VIN = WDBEA36EXPB916656

    https://sacramento.craigslist.org/cto/6114709882.html

    https://sacramento.craigslist.org/cto/6161294753.html <-- Reposted June 3.

    https://sacramento.craigslist.org/cto/6206172576.html <-- Reposted July 5, price reduced to $26k.


    Rare 1993 Mercedes 500E collector car - $27 (Elk Grove)

    Selling my extremely rare collector car the 1993 Mercedes 500E with a clean title. It comes fully loaded with recaro sports seats, integrated radar, sunshade and more. There's absolutely nothing wrong with it and has only around 220k miles. The 500E was created in close cooperation with Porsche. Each 500E was hand built in Mercedes-Benz and Porsche factories These were very special cars identified by their flared fenders, deep front spoiler, and aggressive stance. Own a piece of automotive history for $27000. Please email me with your contact number.

    Email: drgt9-6114709882@sale.craigslist.org
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    Re: FS: 1993 Mercedes 500E immaculate $27k obo clean title

    Nice but I think a bit steep at those miles.

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    Re: FS: 1993 Mercedes 500E immaculate $27k obo clean title

    I think these are the only cars where anyone would dare say it "only" has over 200k on the clock. I think the E46M is next ... another 1/2 million miler in the making (sans different ownership).

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    Re: FS: 1993 Mercedes 500E immaculate $27k obo clean title

    I wouldn't exactly call that one immaculate. Looks like hand painted impact strips on the front bumper, no mats & crusty intake tubes. IMO first appearances are everything & you can bet that car needs ALL usual deffered maintenance taken care of to boot. (Is $5k figure for that not outdated by now!? I DIY & my parts bill is way over that alone). No mention of maintenance records either - does that mean is has none at all or the seller is too lazy to mention?

    Not good for $27k especially with the high miles. Sorry to sound somewhat harsh but just telling it as I see it.
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    Re: FS: 1993 Mercedes 500E immaculate $27k obo clean title

    Immaculate lol ? Omg what do I call my car haha

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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $27k (Sacramento, CA)

    For 220kmi, it looks good. Very good, in fact. I've seen cars with <100k that looked far worse. I wouldn't label this one "immaculate" though. Better photos are needed, pictures taken at dusk in poor light are NOT useful. And, the all-important shot of the driver seat bolsters is missing.

    That said, I hope he gets that price or close to it. I was going to ask less for my '92 with 40k fewer miles and a near-total mechanical restoration (this black one seems to have better paint though, other than the front impact strip & bumper.)

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    FS: 1993 Mercedes 500E (northern california)

    I'm selling my beloved 1993 mercedes 500E supersedan. I don't have to tell you guys how amazing these cars are and its not easy parting with this car for me but unfortunately need the cash. She's in immaculate condition, zero rust and has been cared for religiously by myself and the previous owner. Clean title with 220k miles and no problems at all completely stock. For more info please don't hesitate to send me a text (916) 753-seven zero one seven I'm asking $26000 or best offer
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    Re: FS: 1993 Mercedes 500E (northern california)

    Can you kindly provide the VIN number for this car, as well as detailing recent repair & maintenance work that has been done to it?




    https://sacramento.craigslist.org/cto/6206172576.html


    1993 mercedes benz 500E supersedan - $26 (sacramento)

    Selling my extremely rare collector car the 1993 Mercedes 500E with a clean title. It comes fully loaded with recaro sports seats, integrated radar, sunshade and more. There's absolutely nothing wrong with it and has only around 220k miles. The 500E was created in close cooperation with Porsche. Each 500E was hand built in Mercedes-Benz and Porsche factories These were very special cars identified by their flared fenders, deep front spoiler, and aggressive stance. Own a piece of automotive history for $26000 or best offer. Only 1500 of these supersedans were imported to the USA! Also willing to trade for older porsche 911, diesel truck, lotus, ss, e30 M3 or other collector sports cars of similar value. Please email me with your contact number.

    Email: rzbd9-6206172576%40sale.craigslist.org

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    FS: 1992 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $25k (Elk Grove CA)

    A "bit" overpriced.

    VIN = WDBEA36EXPB916656

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/322617021434 <-- Auction ends Aug-2, 2017. BIN = $25k.
    Selling my extremely rare collector car the 1993 Mercedes 500E with a clean title. It comes fully loaded with recaro sports seats, integrated radar, car phone, sunshade and more. There's absolutely nothing wrong with it and has only around 220k miles. There is some small paint fade from the driver side front bumper plastics but beside that its in immaculate condition. It drives like it left the dealer showroom floor and still handles beautifully on a weekend drive to the coast. I get compliments all the time on this amazing vehicle and have religiously cared for it just like the previous owner. Always garage kept and covered by custom car cover when it is taken out for a drive. The 500E was created in close cooperation with Porsche. Each 500E was hand built in Mercedes-Benz and Porsche factories. These were very special cars identified by their flared fenders, deep front spoiler, and aggressive stance. Own a piece of automotive history for $26000 or best offer. Only 1500 of these super sedans were imported to the USA and they will only appreciate in value making it a great investment opportunity!


    Report Run Date July 28, 2017 10:27:08 AM EDT
    Vehicle: 1993 Mercedes-Benz E Class 500E (WDBEA36EXPB916656)
    Event date Location Odometer reading Data Source Details
    11/21/1993 NY 46 Motor Vehicle Dept. TITLE
    11/11/1997 EASTERN REGION 40,690 Auto Auction REPORTED AT AUTO AUCTION
    02/08/1998 CA 40,893 Motor Vehicle Dept. ODOMETER READING FROM DMV
    03/16/1998 CA 42,157 State Agency PASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
    04/08/1998 SACRAMENTO, CA Motor Vehicle Dept. REGISTRATION EVENT/RENEWAL
    04/18/1998 SACRAMENTO, CA Motor Vehicle Dept. TITLE
    10/20/1999 CA 69,324 Motor Vehicle Dept. ODOMETER READING FROM DMV
    11/28/1999 SACRAMENTO, CA Motor Vehicle Dept. TITLE
    11/28/1999 SACRAMENTO, CA Motor Vehicle Dept. REGISTRATION EVENT/RENEWAL
    02/03/2000 CITRUS HEIGHTS, CA 79,144 State Agency PASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
    EMISSION INSPECTION
    02/05/2002 CA 108,066 State Agency PASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
    EMISSION INSPECTION
    02/04/2004 CA 128,010 State Agency PASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
    02/07/2006 CA 148,749 State Agency PASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
    01/22/2008 CA 166,113 State Agency PASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
    03/26/2008 LITTLERIVER, CA Motor Vehicle Dept. REGISTRATION EVENT/RENEWAL
    04/10/2008 LITTLERIVER, CA Motor Vehicle Dept. TITLE
    11/12/2009 LITTLERIVER, CA Motor Vehicle Dept. REGISTRATION EVENT/RENEWAL
    04/01/2017 ROCKLIN, CA 222,032 State Agency PASSED EMISSION INSPECTION
    04/04/2017 ELK GROVE, CA Motor Vehicle Dept. TITLE
    REGISTRATION EVENT/RENEWAL
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    F.s. 1992 500e pearl black/black 220K $25k Elk Grove CA

    I wonder if it's Boondavi who is selling it....


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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $27k (Sacramento, CA)

    Back up on Ebay for $17K opening no reserve.

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/322659596788 <- Auction ended Aug029, 2017. No bids.
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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $27k (Sacramento, CA)

    ^^^ car is not of the guy you speak 2 posts earlier. I believe he already sold his 500E some time ago to a MB specialist. Nice guy, met him at one of the local meets with his E55k.

    Car in the ad, I actually went to check it out a few weeks back, some guy in Elk Grove who at the end of the day has a nice hi mile driver, overly optimistic pricing. Lots of wear/tear. 12k car. Didn't see worthy to post about it, since the ad/price itself is laughable. Back to searching for my true desire, an Almandine 500E.

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    FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220Kmi, $20k (Sacramento, CA)

    No affiliation... https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/cto...257202489.html

    rare 1993 mercedes benz 500E - $20 (sacramento)

    Selling my extremely rare collector car the 1993 Mercedes 500E with a clean title. It comes fully loaded with recaro sports seats, integrated radar, sunshade and more. There's absolutely nothing wrong with it and has only around 220k miles. The 500E was created in close cooperation with Porsche. Each 500E was hand built in Mercedes-Benz and Porsche factories These were very special cars identified by their flared fenders, deep front spoiler, and aggressive stance. Only 1500 of these supersedans were imported to the USA! Also willing to trade for older porsche 911, diesel truck, lotus, ss, e30 M3 or other collector sports cars of similar value. Own a piece of automotive history for only $20,000 and this investment will only appreciate! Please text first since my schedule varies 916-753-7017 and I will call you when I'm free
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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $20k (Sacramento, CA)

    Now on Ebay with no reserve...

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/322846380318 <-- Auction ends Oct-31, 2017. No reserve.

    1993 Mercedes-Benz 500-Series 500E
    1993 Mercedes Benz 500E rare collector car super sedan No Reserve!
    No Reserve! Invest in this limited collector car now!


    Sadly it is time to sell our rare 1993 Mercedes 500E super sedan. This collector car comes with a clean title and is fully loaded with recaro sports seats, integrated radar, car phone, sunshade and much more. There's absolutely nothing wrong with it and has only around 220k miles. There is some small paint fade on the plastic front bumper but beside that its in immaculate condition. It drives like it left the dealer showroom floor and still handles beautifully on a weekend drive on the coast. I get compliments all the time on this amazing vehicle and have religiously cared for it just like the previous owner. Always garage kept and covered by custom car cover when it is taken out for a drive. The 500E was created in close cooperation with Porsche. Each 500E was hand built in Mercedes-Benz and Porsche factories. These are very special cars identified by a powerful v8 engine, flared fenders, deep front spoiler, and aggressive stance. Own a unique piece of automotive history that will only appreciate with time since only 1500 of these super sedans were imported to the USA making it a great investment opportunity! Starting the bid at $1 with No Reserve!
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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $20k (Sacramento, CA)

    The ebay auction listed in the post immediately before this one had a high bid of $13,790 and it had met reserve.

    BUT....

    The car is back on ebay due to non paying bidder, according to the seller.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/1993-Merced...pZl2PH&vxp=mtr

    Interesting side note... the "winning" bidder of the previous auction has placed bids on 23 ebay cars in the last 10 days. Including F-cars, P-cars, BMWs and Mercs. Which to me would indicate some sort of account breach or other illegitimate activity.
    The second highest bid was only $100 short of this scumbag's bid... is there not a way to do a second chance-type offer in these types of circumstances, within the ebay system? If there isn't, there should be.
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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $20k (Sacramento, CA)

    You can send second chance offer if original bidder backs out or does not reply
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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $20k (Sacramento, CA)

    Quote Originally Posted by ace10 View Post
    The second highest bid was only $100 short of this scumbag's bid... is there not a way to do a second chance-type offer in these types of circumstances, within the ebay system? If there isn't, there should be.
    There is a "second chance" offer capability where the seller can offer the car to the 2nd highest bidder (possbly 3rd, etc). Seems odd the #2 person didn't bite, ditto if the seller was unwilling to come down $100 to make a sale.


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    I smell fish...
    Seller should have taken the second best offer of $13,690...

    Quote Originally Posted by ace10 View Post
    The ebay auction listed in the post immediately before this one had a high bid of $13,790 and it had met reserve.

    BUT....

    The car is back on ebay due to non paying bidder, according to the seller.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/1993-Merced...pZl2PH&vxp=mtr

    Interesting side note... the "winning" bidder of the previous auction has placed bids on 23 ebay cars in the last 10 days. Including F-cars, P-cars, BMWs and Mercs. Which to me would indicate some sort of account breach or other illegitimate activity.
    The second highest bid was only $100 short of this scumbag's bid... is there not a way to do a second chance-type offer in these types of circumstances, within the ebay system? If there isn't, there should be.

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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $20k (Sacramento, CA)

    I smell shill.

    I could envision a group of independent dealers who place bids on each other's cars in order to first get the activity and then the price they want to get for the car. If no one bids above the shill, the auction ends and the seller says the "buyer" backed out.


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    1993 500E black/black stock California car pristine condition. (Sacramento, California)

    It's time to find a new home for my beloved 93 500E. I'm sure I dont have to praise how amazing these cars are on here just hoping to find someone that will continue the care the car has received its whole life. She holds a clean title, has 222k miles on it and been in California its whole life. Most of the miles were put on by the original owner who was a surgeon that commuted in it from mendocino county to santa rosa so lots of freeway miles. The second owner was one of his patients who I pulled over on the road and got lucky to catch him on a day he was willing to part with the car. The elderly couple was surprised I knew what they were driving and I told him it was one of my dream cars growing up in Europe so long story short I became the 3rd owner. I've only put less then a couple thousands miles on it occasional weekend drives to the coast. It drives better then most newer cars I've owned which you can tell once you come the car for yourself so dont let the miles fool you. Always been kept in the garage and religiously maintained by all owners I have all the records they gave me as well. Also have the original mercedes car cover which will come with the car. They just dont make cars like this anymore so come own a piece of automotive history. Please call 9167537017 for any questions. I paid more but I'm asking $18,500 or best offer I'm motivated to sell it. Make me a fair offer and its yours I'm negotiable.
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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $18,500 (Sacramento, CA)

    Wow. Looks to be in good shape!

    Like a similar post for a '94 a week or so ago, I'll say it again. You're in the right place to find a loving new home for your steed.

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    Re: F.s. 1992 500e pearl black/black 220K $25k Elk Grove CA

    don't know who boondavi is but no thats not me.

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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $18,500 (Sacramento, CA)

    Thank you its in great shape and i've reduced my asking price significantly from before when I posted it last year for sale almost dropped it $10k. Took it off the market and kept it after getting a lot of scammers and low ballers on craigslist. I'm sad to see it go but have to give up the garage space for it soon due to new additions and am hoping to find a good home for it soon. I know I havent been active on this forum and apologize for that but nothing is fishy about this car you guys are all welcome to come inspect it or send it to a mechanic to get it inspected if you'd like.

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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $18,500 (Sacramento, CA)

    This "sold" on ebay for $13,790 back in November. What happened?
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    Re: FS: 1993 500E, Pearl Black/Black, 220kmi, $18,500 (Sacramento, CA)

    Quote Originally Posted by ace10 View Post
    This "sold" on ebay for $13,790 back in November. What happened?
    I dont know that buyer was a fake or scammer he never sent a deposit or paid so I filed a non payment claim against him and after he didn't respond to that either I received my money back from ebay. Im honestly sort of glad that happened because I didn't place a reserve like I did on my previous ebay ad that went for almost $17500 but didn't meet my reserve of $19k at that time thinking this non reserve auction would sell for around the same. So this auction "sold" lower then I wanted anyway but if he wouldve paid a deposit or answered I would've swallowed my pride and let him have that deal. I'm not here to cheat anyone or go against my word thats not the person I am.

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