500-C North Congress Avenue :: Evansville, IN 47715-2493
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Year: 2003
Make: Mercedes-Benz
Model: SL55 AMG
Convertible
Ext.Color: Pewter Met.
Pewter met. hardtop
Int.Color: Charcoal leather
Mileage: 41,350 original
Trans Type: Auto
Hallmarks:
Excellent condition inside and out that represents the low mileage, great color combo, both keys, well known by our company,  serviced & ready to be driven daily or as a weekend getaway vehicle.
Warranty:
Available
Keys-Remotes:
2 keys - 2 remotes
Books-Manuals:
Yes
Price: $26,500.00 / best offer







 






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


Additional Details:

(VIN: WDBSK74F83F049859), pewter met. / charcoal leather & carpet / pewter aluminium hardtop, 41,350 miles, electron-

ically controlled Touch Shift 5-spd. auto trans. with winter, sport and manual settings, 24V supercharged 5.5L aluminium V8

engine, sequential multi-point fuel injection, 3-valve-per-cylinder technology (1999 and newer models qualify as a California

Low Emissions Vehicle and, according to Mercedes, perform at Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle levels), 493 hp @ 6,100 rpm.,

516 ft-lbs. torque @ 2,750-6,250 rpm., bore x stroke: 97mm x 92mm, compression ration 9.0:1, Independent four-link front

suspension with active electrohydraulic control, load-dependent spring rates, gas-charged shocks, coil springs and level

control, Independent five-link rear suspension with active electrohydraulic control, load-dependent spring rates, gas-charged

shocks, coil springs and level control, 4-wheel vented disc brakes (silver AMG brake calipers) with ABS backed up with

(SBC) electronic braking system, (ABC / BAS) Brake Assist and brake by wire system, cornering brake control, electronic

brake distribution, (ESP) electronic stabilty program, (ASR) electronic traction control via ABS and engine management,

(ABC) active body control, throttle by wire, dual front and side airbags with head-thorax impact airbags, occupant sensors

and drivers knee airbag, seatbelts with emergency tension retractors, vehicle speed proportional power steering, dual 12-

way heated and ventilated power seats with multi contour seat backs, pulse massage, 3-postion 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 & 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, dual zone auto climate control with carbon pollen filters, 8-speaker BOSE Audio

Pilot digital surround sound system with in-dash CD/MP3/dolby digital DVD, subwoofer & amp and 6-CD changer with

element antenna, Mercedes-Benz "COMAND" DVD-NAV system.




Options incl: panoramic roof with sunshade ($1,900.00), bi-xenon headlamps with washers ($780.00), keyless-go ($1,080.00),

parktronic ($1,100.00), dynamic cruise, limited slip differential, heated and active ventilated seats & multi-contour massaging

seats ($1,260.00), BOSE premium sound with in-dash CD/MP3/dolby, 6-CD changer, DVD-NAV system, phone system with

VCS & BlueTooth ($1,450.00), gearshift buttons on the steering wheel (AMG exclusive), HomeLink, 18” AMG lightweight 5-

star rims, silver brake calipers, limited slip differential, 3M clearbra, 2 keys and 2 remotes plus key card, books and manuals,

always well serviced (new ABC accumulators front and rear, valve blocks and lines 02/2017 and a/c service 03/18), clean

CarFax report, never smoked in, original MSRP of approx $115,000.00. the previous two owners are both longtime BMI clients,

the most recent was local to Evansville and before him the car was in the 19-car collection (13 were AMG Mercedes-Benz) of a

physician in Detroit, who is a personal friend of BMI's owner.



History of recent service:

A/C and vacuum system for trunk serviced 03/16/2018
New lower control arms and ball joints and alignment 07/25/2017
 New battery 03/21/2017
 New ABC accumulators front and rear, valve blocks and lines  02/17/2017




Ownership Timeline:

05/20/2003 - purchased in Los Angeles by first owner  and registered in Los Angeles, CA
12/18/2006 - purchased by 2nd owner in Litchfield Park, AZ
01/21/2005 - offered for sale by dealership in Scottsdale, AZ
02/10/2005 - purchased by 3rd owner in AZ
04/14/2005 - 3rd owner relocated to Eagle Point, OR
03/11/2010 - purchased by 4th owner in Walled Lake, MI
06/12/2013 - offered for sale by dealership in Farmington Hills, MI
06/27/2013 - purchased by 5th owner and registered in Farmington Hills, MI (longtime client
                       of BMI and personal friend of company owner Brian E. Buxton)
07/01/2015 - offered for sale by Auto Europe of Birmingham, MI
11/13/2015 - purchased by Buxton Motorsports and offered for sale in Evansville, IN
12/12/2015 - purchased by 6th owner and registered in Evansville, IN (longtime client
                       of BMI and personal friend of company owner Brian E. Buxton)
05/2018 - offered for sale by Buxton Motorsports in Evansville, IN




Audio and driver information center controls on the steering wheel, rain sensing intermittent wipers, power heated exterior mirrors,

embroidered AMG floor mats, auto-dimming electrochromatic 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, "AMG" logo in seatbacks,

analog and digital dash with ext. temp gauge and clock, automatic electric roll bar (pops up in the event of an impending rollover),

aluminium sport pedals, power door locks with keyless entry (2 keys and 2 remotes), you can also raise and lower the top from

outside the car with the key remote, factory alarm and engine immobilizer with peripheral anti-theft protection, 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

plate, dual illuminated vanity mirrors and overhead map lights, remote trunk release with pneumatic trunk closer, luggage straps

built into the storage area behind the seats, quad chrome exhaust tips, complete tool kit, checks out with Mercedes-Benz North

America, clean CarFax and AutoCheck reports, 21.1 gallon main fuel tank, drives extremely well and as quiet as a sedan on the

highway, very smooth and extremely quick, all books and manuals, never smoked in, aftermarket warranty options available,

superb condition inside and out.






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, other than that this car is like new inside and out, non-smoking previous owner, no dents,

dings or body flaws, no curbed rims, always garaged, a superb example with recent service & good tires, 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: 9.5
TIRES: 7
WINDSHIELD / GLASS: 9.5
LEATHER: 9.5
INT. CARPETING: 9.5
SERVICE RECORDS / OWNERSHIP HISTORY: 7





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