1995 Mercedes-Benz E280 Estate

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Year:  1995
Miles:  184,271 miles
Model:  S124 E280 Estate 
Exterior Colour:  Azurite Blue
Interior colour:  Orion Grey Cloth

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A great example of the ever-desirable 124 estate. Rust-free, incredible service history and only three owners from new.

 

Supplied new by Malaya, Bromley in October 1995, its first owner kept the car 14 years, covering 83k miles and maintaining a full service history with the supplying MB dealer. After a brief spell with the second owner the third was equally fastidious, owning the car for 11 years throughout which it was maintained solely by John Haynes while taking the mileage up to the current 184k miles. 30 service stamps from new, just serviced.

 

Azurite Blue metallic with grey cloth interior, it has 7-seats, air conditioning, leather steering wheel and gear knob among the full list of options detailed below.

 

All the critical work has been carried out on this car; head gasket, wiring loom and the inner wings and jacking points are perfect. We have been through the car, bumper to bumper, and carried out any work required.

 

The body is very nice with no corrosion and the wheels wear matching Continental tyres all round. The interior is in superb condition with no seat wear or damage to the load bay.

 

On the road the car drives beautifully and everything works including the air conditioning.

 

Recent MoT with no advisories, HPI clear, all spare keys, all books and manuals.

 

Good, six-cylinder 124 estates are extremely hard to find. This is not the lowest mileage example, but it does go to show that with fastidious long-term ownership and expert maintenance, the mileage of these beautifully made cars is just a number on a dial. A perfect 124 estate for somebody who is looking for a well-sorted example to use and enjoy.

 

 

Option Codes

 

240 – Outside temperature indicator

280 – Leather steering wheel and gear knob

291 – Airbag for front passenger

300 – Storage box in front tray

412 – Electric tilt/slide sunroof

420 – Automatic transmission, 4-gear

541 – Double roller used as luggage and passenger guard

570 – Folding armrest, front

584 – Electric windows

593 – Heat-insulating glass

731 – Walnut wood trim

844 – Folding seat bench in loading compartment

880 – Closing system with infra-red control