1997 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Overview


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SL500 SL1 Sport
6 national listings

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4.75 stars

Based on 9 reviews

I Now Have 183,500 Miles On It And Have No Plans To Buy Any Other Car Anytime Soon.. by ronbo2000
 — If I were to be real egocentric, I'd say the car draws alot of attention from both gearheads as well as the general public and seldom does a day go by where someone doesn't make a positive comment. Yo... Read More
A True Gentleman's Carriage. by nyspy
 — The car is a dream when it works. I bought it for it's classic looks as I love the body style, but after a bit of time, you need more power. Receiving delivery of my SL65 AMG in 2 days. The car is ... Read More
The Best Of The Best by barry2345
 — The best car I have ever driven, it is quiet,the quality of the leatherwork is fantastic, yet with all this quietness at a touch on the throttle you are off, yet gently so, the suspension stops all th... Read More

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Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Questions


My Hardtop On My Sl500 Will Not Latch Or Release The Front Locks, How Do I ...

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Location Of Battery In 1997 Mercedes Sl500

So the battery died and I got a friend to help me recharge it. We couldn't find the battery though, so we googled its location. It appears to be on the top left side, under the hood, but it looks li...

143 views with 4 answers (last answer 4 months ago)
Gretchen Chapin

All The Sudden Different Lights Would Stay On

I don't drive car a lot, the car tries to turn over but something is draining the battery. i can jump start one time in morning and it will work all day. dead next day. THANKS FOR HELP

27 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)

Location Of Fuel Pump 1997 Mercedes Sl500

what is the location of fuel pump on a 1997 mercedes SL500

175 views with 3 answers (last answer 5 months ago)

How Many Anniversary Editions Were Made In 1997?

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