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2008 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Base

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Showing the 2008 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Base SL 550 2dr Roadster
$11,882-$33,574 Current Listing Price
Overview
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Overview

Seats 2
Door Count 2
Engine 382-hp, 5.5-liter V-8 (premium)
Transmission 7-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 14
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi

Colors

Exterior (12)
Alabaster White
Capri Blue Metallic
Diamond Silver Metallic
Iridium Silver Metallic
Majestic Black Metallic
Mars Red
Interior (7)
Ash
Black
Red
Stone
designo Corteccia
designo Porcelain

Packages

Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
Engine 382-hp, 5.5-liter V-8 (premium)
Front ventilated disc brakes S
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
Knee airbag S
Security system S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Panic alarm S
Immobilizer S
Traction control S
Brake assist S
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Occupant sensing airbags S
4 ABS channels S
Dual front side impact airbags S
2-way head restraints driver and passenger
ABS and driveline traction control S
Driver and passenger side airbag head extension S
Tracker system S
Remote keyless entry S
Childseat-sensing airbag BabySmart
Brake assistance S
4 wheel ventilated disc brakes O
Dual front impact airbags S
Side airbag head extension S
Childseat sensing airbags S
Anti-whiplash front head restraints S
First aid kit S
Side-impact bars S
Compact spare tire S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Daytime running lights S
Electronic stability S
Front and rear ventilated disc brakes O
Power door locks S
Door-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
ABS S
Power adjustable front head restraints with tilt S
Run flat front tires O
Integrated roll-over protection S
Front seat-integrated seatbelts S
Run flat rear tires O
Perimeter/approach lights S
Remote activated perimeter/approach lights S
Transmission 7-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Ignition type electronic
Variable intake manifold S
Aluminum cylinder block S
Sequential MPI S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Horsepower 382-hp @ 6,000 rpm
Variable valve control S
Fuel tank capacity 21.1 gal.
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 14 mpg
Torque 391 lbs.-ft. @ 2,800 rpm
# of valves 32
Engine orientation longitudinal
Engine liters 5.5
Cylinder configuration V-8
Fuel economy highway 21 mpg
Manual-shift auto TouchShift
Low emission vehicle S
Engine 5.5L V-8 DOHC 382hp
760 CCA battery S
Transmission electronic control S
Sequential sport shift TouchShift
7 speed automatic transmission S
Dual stainless steel exhaust S
Rear-wheel drive S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
180-amp. alternator S
Ultra low emission vehicle II S
Chrome tailpipe S
Mode select transmission S
Battery amp hours (70Ah)
Overdrive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter S
Axle ratio 2.65
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .82
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.37
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 4.38
Transmission electronic control S
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.42
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.92
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.86
Transmission gear ratio (7th) .73
Transmission gear ratio (5th) 1.00
Auto-leveling suspension 4-corner
P285/35WR18.0 BSW run flat performance rear tires O
18" x 9.5" silver aluminum rear wheels S
18" x 9.5" silver AMG aluminum rear wheels O
Rear coil springs S
P285/35WR18.0 BSW performance rear tires S
P255/40WR18.0 BSW performance tires S
Front wheel size 18"
Rear wheel size 18"
Independent front multi-link suspension S
Steel spare wheel S
Adaptive suspension Active Body Control (ABC)
Independent rear multi-link suspension S
P255/40WR18.0 BSW run flat performance tires O
Speed-sensing hydraulic power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Front coil springs S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
Ride control automatic w/driver control
18" wheels S
Automatic height adjustable shocks with driver control S
Front tires 255/40R18
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Height-adjustable shocks automatic w/driver control
Speed-sensing steering S
Power steering S
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Glass rear window S
Chrome tip exhaust S
2 doors S
Power remote right side-view door mirror with tilt down S
Auto dimming power remote left side-view door mirror S
Turn signal indicator mirrors S
Power convertible roof S
Grille silver
Power open and close trunk O
Metal-look door handles S
Heated door mirrors S
Convertible roof wind blocker S
Galvanized steel/aluminum body material S
Power door mirrors S
Rear cargo trunk
Retractable convertible hard top S
Power convertible roof with lining, automatic roll-over protection S
Convertible hard top S
Body-colored front and rear bumpers with body-colored rub strip S
Rocker panel extensions O
Convertible roof lining S
Silver grille S
Heated folding side-view door mirrors with turn signal indicator S
Distance pacing cruise control O
Door mirror memory S
Power windows with front and rear 1-touch down S
Emergency communication system Tele Aid
Panorama 1st row fixed glass sunroof O
Cell phone S
Driver manual folding mirror S
Power cargo access remote release S
Sunshade O
Voice activated air conditioning O
Integrated key/remote SmartKey
Front dual-zone air conditioning w/infrared S
Air filter S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Trunk/hatch auto-latch S
Glass sunroof O
Garage door transmitter S
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
Full floor console S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Front dual zone A/C S
Navigation system with voice activation COMAND
Front cupholder S
Automatic temperature control S
Retained accessory power S
Navigation system COMAND
2 12V DC power outlets S
Residual heat recirculation REST
Proximity key Keyless Go
Cruise control S
Steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away S
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Remote window controls S
Remote sunroof/convertible roof controls S
Sunroof/convertible roof FOB controls S
Steering wheel memory S
Memory settings 3
Front lighter element(s) location S
Front underseat storage tray S
Illuminated entry S
Motorola voice/portable/wheel control cell phone S
Cruise control with Distronic distance pacing O
Passenger manual folding mirror S
Locking interior concealed storage S
Ashtray S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Sport steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away O
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Remote keyless entry S
1-touch up S
Driver's footrest S
Valet function S
Auto-locking doors S
12V DC power outlet 2
Power windows S
Automatic dual-zone front air conditioning S
Window FOB controls S
Memory seats S
Auto-dimming rearview mirror S
3 driver and passenger memory seat settings (includes door mirrors, steering wheel, head restraints, HVAC,) S
Manual sunshade O
Front cupholders S
Head restraints memory S
Refrigerated/cooled box glovebox
Telescoping steering wheel S
Full floor console with locking box S
HVAC memory S
Illuminated glove box S
Illuminated locking glove box S
Auto tilt-away steering wheel S
Tilt steering wheel S
Genuine wood instrument panel insert O
Max seating capacity 2
10-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
12-way power driver seat O
Driver seatback side bolster support power
12-way driver seat adjustment O
Driver and passenger heated-cushions S
Passenger cushion tilt S
Floor mats S
Tire mobility kit S
Front center armrest with storage S
Leather/genuine wood steering wheel O
Front premium bucket seats O
Driver cushion tilt S
12-way power passenger seat O
Massaging driver lumbar support O
Passenger lumbar support S
Cargo light S
Front center armrest w/storage
Power driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Cargo space floor carpet
Cargo cover S
Power passenger side bolster support O
10-way power driver seat S
Leather steering wheel S
Front bucket seats S
Genuine wood instrument panel insert, door panel insert O
Power driver thigh support O
Passenger seatback side bolster support power
Power driver and passenger cushion tilt S
Leather dashboard S
Leather shift knob S
10-way power passenger seat S
Carpet cargo space S
Cargo net S
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Power passenger thigh support O
Power driver and passenger thigh support S
Power height-adjustable passenger seat O
Leather door panel trim S
Driver lumbar support S
Power reclining driver seat O
Power reclining passenger seat O
Aluminum interior accents S
Carpet trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Sport steering wheel O
Massaging passenger lumbar support O
Ventilated front seats O
12-way passenger seat adjustment O
Leather/genuine wood shift knob O
Power passenger cushion tilt O
Power reclining driver and passenger seats S
Leather/genuine wood console insert S
Driver and passenger heated-seatbacks S
Power 2-way driver and passenger lumbar support S
Full leatherette headliner S
Carpet floor covering S
Leather upholstery S
Power driver side bolster support O
Driver thigh support S
Leather front seat upholstery S
Power driver fore/aft adjustment O
Power height-adjustable driver seat O
Rigid cargo cover S
Passenger thigh support S
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Genuine wood door panel insert S
Power passenger fore/aft adjustment O
Power driver cushion tilt O
Full Alcantara simulated suede headliner O
Power height-adjustable driver and passenger seats S
Heated front seats S
Max. seating capacity of 2 S
Carpet front floor mats S
Remote 6-disc CD changer S
COMAND radio grade SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
8 Bose Cabin Surround(TM) speakers S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
Digital signal processor Bose AudioPilot
Speed sensitive volume S
Diversity antenna S
Audio theft deterrent S
1 1st row LCD monitor S
CD player S
Automatic equalizer S
1st row LCD monitors 1
AM/FM radio S
Trunk/cargo area 6-disc remote CD S
Premium audio system S
Fixed antenna S
8 premium speakers S
Speed-sensitive volume S
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
Weather band radio S
Voice activated radio O
MP3 decoder S
Programmable headlights S
Low-fuel warning S
Cornering lights O
Auto-leveling headlights S
Bulb-failure warning S
Systems monitor S
Low-coolant warning S
Reverse sensing system front and rear
Light-tinted windows S
Front reading lights S
Outside-temperature display S
Front fog lights S
Trunk-ajar warning S
Dome light with fade S
Parktronic front and rear parking sensors O
Outside temperature display S
Variably intermittent wipers S
Low-tire-pressure warning S
Delay-off projector beam Xenon high-intensity headlamps S
Rain sensing wipers S
Variable intermittent rain detecting wipers wipers with heating jets and wiper park S
Low-oil-level warning S
Water temp. gauge S
Delay-off headlights S
Battery warning S
Delay-off projector beam Bi-Xenon high intensity low/high beam headlamps O
2 door curb/courtesy lights S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Brake-fluid warning S
Brake pad wear S
Rear fog lights S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Trip computer S
Lights-on warning S
Redundant digital speedometer S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Trip odometer S
Analog display S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
In-dash clock S
Light tinted windows S
High intensity discharge headlights S
Water-temp. warning S
Door-ajar warning S
Tire pressure sensors S
Headlight washer S
Wheelbase 100.8"
Front legroom 42.9"
Front headroom 37.7"
Maximum interior cargo volume 10.2 cu.ft.
Front hiproom 53.9"
Engine horsepower 382-hp @ 6,000 rpm
Interior cargo volume 7.2 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 50.6 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.9" x 3.6"
Compression ratio 10.70 to 1
Engine type V-8
Valves 32
Front tread 61.4"
Front shoulder room 54.0"
Fuel economy highway 21 mpg
Engine torque 391 lbs.-ft. @ 2,800 rpm
Exterior body width 71.5"
Drag coefficient .29
Turning radius 18.1'
Curb weight 4,220 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 21.1 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine displacement 333 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 14 mpg
Exterior length 178.5"
Exterior height 51.0"
Rear tread 60.9"
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) unlimited/ unlimited

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