|Model||Build date||Type / Variant|
|380||September 1981 onwards||SE/SEL saloon;
|230||February 1984 onwards||E saloon|
|280||May 1978 to March 1982||TE station wagon;
SE/SEL saloon W116;
SE/SEL saloon W126;
E saloon W123;
CE coupe W123;
TE station wagon W123
|450||July 1976 onwards||SE/SLC coupe W107;
SEL 6.9 W116
Please note: Daimler AG has not conducted any tests on the effects of additives against valve seat recession (AVSR) in older vehicles. Changes made to the composition of commercially available fuels is a decision made by individual oil companies in consultation with state and federal authorities, and may well occur without direct consultation with all car manufacturers whose vehicles might be affected. As a consequence, Daimler AG accepts no responsibility for damages which may arise as a result of use or blending of any additives to commercially available fuels. The use of any additive is the sole responsibility of the vehicle operator.
Further information can be located on the respective fuel manufacturer’s internet site.
Mercedes-Benz passenger vehicles manufactured before July 1976 are not compatible with operation solely using unleaded petrol.