I was quite amazed about the vehicle condition, inside-out including the state of upholstery and leather , especially considering its age. These cars are also expensive to own and maintain— and cost way more than this car today! Has Michelin tires with less than a 1000 miles on them. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. Do you know how many owners it had? You cannot compare a handmade car to a mass produced car. It cover 100% of the entire vehicle, including tires, brakes, wiper blades, full maintenance forever. Opinions about climate control problems are terrifying— thousands of dollars to tear out the inside of the car. You are more than welcome to join us! Even more intriguing, the German maintenance nightmares out sell the Lexus.
WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. Very easy to work on, ample room. Put in a set of spark plugs and replaced one rear brake caliper myself. Paint work is very shiny. But somehow, and for some reason, the valet always parks these two in the front row, before I even tip him or her. Love to hear the updates! And it is always most satisfying that the effort of cleaning gives such a nice result to a car.
The purchaser of this car will be very happy for years to come. It was the first car with Xenon lights I ever remember seeing. Almost two years ago the gods of craigslist pointed me in the direction of this 97 S600 sitting in an Aamco station with a smoked trans. Good luck and invest in a good magnifying glass! Yes, these costs would frighten almost anyone. It was the first car with Xenon lights I ever remember seeing.
But the last owner kept every single service record, even gas consumption. Or about the same amount as the gas guzzler tax paid on it when bought new. Fully original and with completely documented maintenance records. The lady wanted 6k for it. Rolls was a low production handmade item never meant to compare nor compete with a Mercedes; might as well compare it with a Toyota. As long as the basic operating parts continue to function, the car will be a joy to me.
Steam clean and detail all underhood. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. Jeremy Clarkson be damned, handmade is beautiful. Then the cars end up with an undesirable salvage title. . Mike Lamm, the first editor at Special Interest Autos magazine back in the early 70s, related that his car in rural Texas in the early 1950s was an early 30s Cadillac V-16.
He is a wise man. Car details Proudly offering my 1996 Mercedes S600 V12 super car. Has Michelin tires with less than a 1000 miles on them. He's since been touted as a potential chief executive for Opel and for Continental, but neither potential was apparently realized. Think about it this way, a hobby car is about recreation, not just transportation.
Almost drivetrain and suspension was either repaired or replaced. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. Thanks Rock Auto, Pelican Parts, Parts Geek, etc. Once they pass out of warranty most parts are available as aftermarket made, rebuilt or used for 75% less than dealers charge. That covers wheels and tires and tags and blower motor, etc. Step one: remove entire drivetrain, rear end is optional.