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Old 06-29-2017, 02:48 PM
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2008 SL55 value database

I have located a total of 67 VIN numbers out of the 464 SL55s produced for model year 2008. Data sources are from various on line classifieds and are a combination of asking and selling prices. Here are the results so far:

Average mileage: 54,095
Highest mileage: 137,699
Lowest mileage: 16,500
Average asking/selling price:$35,623 (does not include 2 vehicles listed as "salvage"
Highest asking price: $109,000 (Lorenser rebuild from salvage)
Lowest asking price: $17,500 (137,699 miles)
Highest number of owners: 6
Dominant exterior color:
Black-63%
Silver-(various)- 24%
White-6%
Steel Grey-4%
Red-3%
Other facts:
Almost half the cars logged so far are located in either California or Texas.
I was only able to confirm 2, 1 owner cars
The majority of the cars are being offered for sale by dealers as opposed to private sale.

If you would like to add your 2008 SL55 to this database, post your VIN #, Int/Ext color, Location, mileage, and the value you would place on your car if you offered it for sale. I'll provide updates periodically. At some point, I'll post the entire data base when I get at lease half accounted for. 2008 models only please.

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I have located a total of 67 VIN numbers out of the 464 SL55s produced for model year 2008. Data sources are from various on line classifieds and are a combination of asking and selling prices. Here are the results so far:

Average mileage: 54,095
Highest mileage: 137,699
Lowest mileage: 16,500
Average asking/selling price:$35,623 (does not include 2 vehicles listed as "salvage"
Highest asking price: $109,000 (Lorenser rebuild from salvage)
Lowest asking price: $17,500 (137,699 miles)
Highest number of owners: 6
Dominant exterior color:
Black-63%
Silver-(various)- 24%
White-6%
Steel Grey-4%
Red-3%
Other facts:
Almost half the cars logged so far are located in either California or Texas.
I was only able to confirm 2, 1 owner cars
The majority of the cars are being offered for sale by dealers as opposed to private sale.

If you would like to add your 2008 SL55 to this database, post your VIN #, Int/Ext color, Location, mileage, and the value you would place on your car if you offered it for sale. I'll provide updates periodically. At some point, I'll post the entire data base when I get at lease half accounted for. 2008 models only please.

J.Chip
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VIN = WDBSK72FX8F141324

27,000 2 owner miles

$35,000 but plan to keep forever!
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Smithwn55,
Thanks for the info. You are the 109th 2008 SL55 in my database. However you did not specify the interior and exterior color. Need this info to complete the listing.
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Hey Joe
Sorry, thought you were using VIN decode.

It's Black/Black for Interior/Exterior.

Have a great day.

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Here is an update of my 2008 SL55 database as of 2/10/19

I have logged 112 of the 464 SL55s produced in 2008. Here are the updated particulars:

Average mileage: 52,704
Highest mileage: 137,699
Lowest mileage: 7,304
Average asking/selling price:$34,235 (does not include 2 vehicles listed as "salvage"
Highest asking price: $109,000 (Lorenser rebuild from salvage)
Lowest asking price: $17,500 (137,699 miles)
Highest number of owners: 6
Dominant exterior color:
Black-(various) -55%
Silver-(various)- 23%
White-5%
Steel Grey-7%
Red-2%
Oher or not indicated - 8%
Predominant interior color is black (70%)
Other facts:
Almost half the cars logged so far are located in either California or Texas.
I was only able to confirm 7, 1 owner cars
The majority of the cars are being offered for sale by dealers as opposed to private sale.

If you have a 2008 SL55 and would like to be added to the list, reply with your VIN, int/ext color, mileage, state, whether private or dealer owned, # of prior owners, and the price you paid or would ask if selling the car.

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Thanks Bill. Added you're info. You are among the top 20 in low mileage (#19) in my database. Based on the average value for this group, I'd say your car is worth closer to $40K assuming its condition is in keeping with such a low mileage car. Enjoy the Beast! Never selling mine either.

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No, thank you for what you're doing Joe.

I'm in NC, you anywhere close?

Bill
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Far away.

If you ever get the itch to drive down and experience VIR (VA Int'l Raceway) let me know. That would be a hoot!
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2008 SL55 AMG. IREDIUM SIVER, BLACK NAPA LEATHER PLUS ALCANTARA, PERFORMANCE PACKAGE, 60K CURRENT MILES, 2ND OWNER BOUGHT CPO IN 2013 WITH 11K MILES, FANATICALLY MAINTAINED/SERVICED @ EVERY 5K MILES. GETS STORED 6MONTHS NOVEMBER-APRIL.IT'S A KEEPER.
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