W124 Mercedes Benz 500E
FOR SALE: $15,000.00
VIN = WDBEA36E4NB778111
Year Manufacture: MAY 1992, (171,883 +/- Miles)
Vehicle Identification Number: WDBEA36E4NB778111
Paint Code: 249 SPRUCE GREEN METALLIC
Interior Code: 275 PARCHMENT LEATHER
No Rust: A 2-owner California Car
Comprehensive and Documented Car History from 34 miles to present.
Purchased from the Dealer in Sept. 1992: South Bay Autohaus, Torrance Ca.
1st Ownership: Sept. 25, 1992 to Nov. 18, 2009; (34 miles to 146,313 miles)
2nd Ownership: Nov. 2009 to Present; (146,313 miles to 171,861 miles)
Performed at: 155,000 miles:
-Replaced Radiator, upper and lower radiator hoses
-Replaced / updated with OEM wiring Harness (a $600 item) lower harness included
-Replaced with OEM/Beru Ignition Wires, new Parking brake shoes (need adjustment)
-Replaced with OEM serpentine belt, Oil dipstick
-Periodic oil change every 2K miles using only Mobil1 5W40 synthetic oil
-Tune up, all filters and fluids, spark plugs, ignition caps/rotors, oxygen sensor
Modifications at 166,200 miles:
-Replaced front struts with Bilstein Sports (V36-0365)
-Replaced all 4 coil springs with shortened H & R (29855) HD springs
-Replaced coil Shims with new 18 mm. Rubber Pads
-Replaced front Lower control arms with late model Front OEM LCAs
-Replaced Rear lower control arms with shortened Rear OEM LCAs by RDMTEK
BRAKES (Conversion using Silver arrow kit)
-Front Brembo Aluminum 4-piston Brake Calipers
-Zimmermann cross-drilled front rotors (334mm. x 32mm.)
-Rear Ate (SA) cast iron Brake Calipers
-Zimmermann cross-drilled rear rotors (300mm. x 22mm.)
-Akebono Front & Rear Ceramic disc Pads (minimal residue)
-Goodridge SS Brake line hoses, Blue Ate Brakes Racing Fluid used
MISCELLANEOUS (Updated to W124 í94-í95 Look)
-Updated to í95 Hood and Trunk
-Updated to newer W140 OEM Grille (rare and expensive)
-Set of 5 Carlsson (1/6 model, German made, period correct) 18Ē aluminum rims
-Updated Bosch/Hella Headlamps (500E specific)
-Newer SLK Steering wheel (a bit smaller in diameter and fatter pads)
-Updated to newer Rear Light Lenses
Performed lately at: 171,861 miles:
-Changed oil, new battery, wheel alignment, New front top Strut mounts, passed current smog check.
-I feel this is the time to part with my 500E, the car has been seating idly in my carport for 3 years, a period when I have been recuperating from a mild stroke.
-The above description is self-explanatory, however the car needs a new paint job and lately I suspect a tranny issue (though it is due for a transmission oil change). I started to canvass the $1.5K replacement tranny from Sun Valley.
-The car is in the City of Laguna Woods, Southern California. The evo wheels in the picture is excluded in the deal. I have an RDMTEK Adjustable Camber adaptable to this car for extra $750.
Manny Aquino Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 949 922 7296 (text only please)
PS. I can not upload the car pictures (I don't know how), but I am sure to send you some pics when you give me your email address.