500-C North Congress Avenue :: Evansville, IN 47715-2493
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Year: 2009
Make: Mercedes-Benz
Model: SL550 Sport
Convertible
Ext.Color: Black
Black hardtop
Int.Color: Charcoal leather
Mileage: 36,900 original
Trans Type: Auto
Hallmarks:
Excellent condition inside and out that represents the low mileage, classic color combo, heavily optioned, well known by our company and sold to a very good client 2 years ago, always garaged,  serviced & ready to be driven daily or as a weekend getaway vehicle.
Warranty:
Available
Keys-Remotes:
1 key - 1 remote
Books-Manuals:
Yes
Price: $28,900.00 / best offer







 






*Click on the above thumbnails to view full screen photographs of this automobile.  More photos available upon request.


Additional Details:

(VIN: WDBSK71F09F153307), black / black leather with a black aluminium hardtop, 36,900 miles, electronically controlled

Touch Shift 7-spd. auto trans. with winter and sport settings, built 09/2008, 5.5L DOHC 32V sequential multi-point fuel

injected V8 engine, high pressure alloy cylinder block and heads, twin-spark, 3-valve-per-cylinder technology (1999 and

newer models to qualify as a California Low Emissions Vehicle and, according to Mercedes, perform at Ultra Low Emissions

Vehicle levels), 382 hp @ 6,000 rpm., 391 ft-lbs. torque @ 2,800 rpm., ME2.8 engine management, integrated sequential

multipoint fuel injection and phased twin-spark ignition - includes individual cylinder control of fuel spray, spark timing and

phase, and antiknock, electronic throttle includes adaptive accelerator - which provides more rapid throttle opening in resp-

onse to the speed at which accelerator pedal is depressed, two high-energy ignition coils and two spark plugs per cylinder

with 100,000-mile spark plug intervals, magnesium 2-stage resonance intake manifold increases intake runner length at

lower rpm for improved response, variable valve timing, bore x stroke: 98 mm x 90.5 mm, compression ratio: 10.7:1, inde-

pendent damper strut and coil spring front suspension, independent five-link design rear coil spring suspension, automatic

front and rear suspension leveling , 4-wheel vented disc brakes (13.8" front discs & 12.6" rear) with ABS backed up with

the Mercedes-Benz Brake Assist and brake by wire system, cornering brake control, electronic brake distribution, electronic

traction control via ABS and engine management, ESP stability control, improved (ABC) active body control that adjusts

pitch, roll and dive, limited slip differential, throttle by wire, dual front and side airbags with head-thorax impact airbags,

occupant sensors and drivers knee airbag, seatbelts with emergency tension retractors, Direct Steer vehicle speed prop-

ortional ratio power steering, dual 12-way heated and ventilated power seats with multi contour seat backs, pulse massage,

3-position memory, and one-touch forward / back feature to allow easy access to the rear storage area, height adjustable

electric adjustable head restraints and 3-position memory ext. mirror and steering wheel memory, aerodynamic bumpers

and side sills with integrated projector beam fog lamps in a deep apron with a mesh air dam., bi-Xenon headlamps with

time delay switch-off, dusk sensor and high pressure headlight washer system, Mercedes-Benz "COMAND" NAV system

with full map and knobs / touch control, pre-wired for SIRIUS satellite radio / Bluetooth phone and music, audio and driver

information center controls on the steering wheel, rain sensing intermittent wipers, power heated exterior mirrors, auto-

dimming electro-chromatic interior rear view and exterior driver's side mirrors with integrated amber turn signals, power tilt

and telescoping steering wheel, full power convertible hard top, self sealing windows, night-time security illumination

system, HomeLink 3-button garage door opener integrated into rear view mirror, analog and digital dash with ext. temp

gauge and clock, automatic electric roll bar (pops up in the event of an impending rollover), aluminium pedals, locking

trunk and gas filler door, locking center console storage, locking storage compartments behind front seats and in both

door panels, cruise control, power windows with express up and down down feature, dual heated power exterior mirrors,

aluminium door sill kick plates.  Li
mited slip differential, books and manuals, always well serviced, clean CarFax report

showing no accidents, no known paintwork, never smoked in, 21.1 gallon main fuel tank, drives extremely well and as

quiet as a sedan on the highway, very smooth and extremely quick, original MSRP
of approx $115,000.00, the most

recent owner is a longtime BMI client and personal friend of the company President.




Options incl:  Trim Package ($1,510.00) which includes Nappa leather seats, a wood & leather steering wheel and

shift knob, Premium 1 package ($3,750.00) includes heated and ventilated seats, Airscarf, driver and passenger multi-

contour power seats with driver seat memory, electronic trunk closer, keyless-go, cornering lamps and bi-xenon head

lamps, driver and passenger active massage seats, dual climate control, Sport package with AMG body cladding,

removable windscreen, harman/kardon Dolby digital 5.1 Surround sound with 40GB hard drive, in-dash CD, subwoofer

& amp, satellite radio, iPod/Media Interface, Hard-Drive Navigation, Music Register, SD Card Slot, Integrated 6-Disc DVD,

Audio/Video Changer, Bluetooth phone,  tire pressure monitors, walnut wood interior trim, power door locks with keyless

entry, factory alarm and engine immobilizer.  Rims pictured are Savini Avarus (20x9 & 20x10).  Original factory set are

available at an extra cost as they are currently located in Chicago, IL.


Tires:  Yokohama S.drive Sport tires (245/35-20 & 275/30-18r) with Tread Measurements: DF: 10/32, PF: 10/32,

DR: 10/32, PR: 10/32 (10/32 is new tire tread depth).



History of Service:

03/19/2009 - pre-delivery inspection completed
06/21/2012 - maintenance inspection and oil change performed, 4-wheel alignment performed @ 11,371 miles
07/05/2012 - pre-delivery inspection performed incl oil change, battery replaced, brake fluid changed, computer
                       software updated, outside air temp sensor replaced, new windshield wipers and new tires installed
09/04/2012 - maintenance inspection and oil change performed @ 11,414 miles
06/20/2013 - 40K service completed, ball joints replaced @ 17,345 miles
07/15/2013 - pre delivery inspection completed, air filter and oil changed @ 17,782 miles
08/09/2013 - vehicle serviced
08/23/2013 - vehicle serviced, engine checked and 4-wheel alignment performed @ 17,793 miles
10/31/2014 - 40K service completed incl. full inspection, rear brake pads replaced, air filter and
                       transmission and canister filters changed, transmission and brake fluids changed,
                       windshield wipers replaced @ 27,211 miles
03/10/2016 - service performed incl 4-wheel alignment and new tires @ 33,531 miles
08/31/2016 - 20x9 & 20x10 Savini Avarus rims with 245/35-20 & 275/30-20 Yokohama tires ordered
11/25/2016 - calipers painted black, 4 new rotors installed with new pads and sensors, air filter
                       installed, new rims and tires installed @ 33,924 miles
01/09/2017 - new starter installed, key fob batteries replaced @ 33,985 miles
10/20/2017 - full inspection and oil change @ 35,304 miles
09/28/2018 - oil change and full inspection, both motor mounts replaced, serviced trunk closer @ 36,479 miles



Ownership Timeline:

06/19/2009 - purchased in Ft. Lauderdale, FL by first owner and registered in Miami / Key Biscayne, FL
06/22/2012 - returned to dealer after lease expired
06/26/2012 - offered for sale at original selling dealership as a CPO vehicle
08/30/2012 - vehicle purchased by 2nd owner in Ft. Lauderdale, FL and registered in Miami, FL
10/29/2012 - vehicle traded to Mercedes-Benz Coral Gables, FL
07/31/2013 - vehicle purchased by 3rd owner and registered in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
03/30/2016 - vehicle offered for sale at Lexus North Miami, FL
07/04/2016 - vehicle sold at FL dealer auction, purchased by dealer in Hollywood, FL
09/29/2016 - purchased by Tafel Motors in Louisville, KY
10/17/2016 - vehicle sold at IN dealer auction to BMI and offered for sale in Evansville, IN
11/28/2016 - vehicle sold to 4th owner, a personal friend and longtime client of BMI in Hinsdale, IL
09/23/2018 - vehicle traded back to BMI and offered for sale by Buxton Motorsports in Evansville, IN





Picks:  Paint is excellent with no dents, dings or scratches, NAV screen has some fingernail type scratches on screen (really only visible

when screen is off, you may find 4/5 very minor touched up rock pecks on the front bumper cover, chrome driver side door sill kick plate

has the usual scuff marks from entry / egress, previous owner did not install tire pressure sensors so the light is on, added AMG badging

to rear trunk and removed the "0," other than that this car is like new inside and out, non-smoking previous owner, no dents, dings or body

flaws, no curbed rims with effectively new tires, always garaged, a superb example with recent service, as close to showroom new as they

come. Nothing else to reasonably fault, the full set of photos show the condition so please request and review them.



Numerical Condition Evaluation:

(1 denotes Very Poor / Item needs replacement, 10 denotes Excellent / Showroom New)

PAINT: 9.5
BODY: 10
CONV. TOP: 10
RIMS: 10
TIRES: 9
WINDSHIELD / GLASS: 9.5
LEATHER: 9.5
INT. CARPETING: 9.5
SERVICE RECORDS / OWNERSHIP HISTORY: 8.5





  Conditions of Sale:  All vehicles presented on this site are represented as accurately as possible and to the best of our knowledge at the time of listing.  While every reasonable effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the above data, mistakes regarding hp ratings, options, etc. can be made.  Content is based on inspection, research, or information provided from previous owners and any paperwork that may be available to us.  We make every effort possible to ensure all of the equipment on our cars is in working order, unless noted as non-operational in the listing above.  It is the customer’s sole responsibility to verify the accuracy of any claims to originality, history, equipment, or other information provided.  BMI is not responsible for misprints in content or pricing.  I have also done my best to be very honest and very critical about the cosmetic and mechanical condition of this vehicle. Of course, it is not possible to pick-up on every single detail or flaw. Please keep expectations realistic as this is a pre-owned vehicle, and I have personally found blemishes on brand new undriven vehicles. If you are an exceptionally detailed oriented person, please contact me to verify any information directly, and I will do my best to specifically photograph anything you request and to answer any of your questions to the best of my ability.

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Pricing does not include any state tax, tag, title, or registration fees.



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500-C North Congress Avenue :: Evansville, IN 47715-2493
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