VEHICLE LINES SUBJECT TO THE PARTS-MARKING REQUIREMENTS
MAKE/
MODEL
REQUIRED PARTS-MARKING
(MAJOR = M)
(REPLACEMENT = R)
PRODUCTION YEAR(S) REQUIRING PARTS-MARKING
EXEMPTION TYPE (FULL/
PARTIAL)
PRODUCTION YEARS EXEMPTED FROM PARTS MARKING
REFERENCE INFORMATION (MY=MODEL YEAR)
MERCEDES-BENZ
107 Line
(SL-Class)8
(M & R)
1987 - 1989
 
 
Replaced by the 129 line (SL-Class) in MY 1990.
560SL
 
1987 - 1989
 
 
Not produced after MY 1989.
124 Line
(E-Class)9
(M & R)
1987 - 1992
FULL
1993 - 1995
The 124 line (E-Class) was replaced by the 210 line (E-Class) in MY 1996. The 210 line is not subject to the parts-marking requirements.
260E
 
1987 - 1989
 
 
Not produced after MY 1989.
300D
 
1987; 1990 - 1993
 
1993
Not produced after MY 1993. Replaced by the E300 model in MY 1995.
300E
 
1987 - 1992
 
1993
300E, 300CE and 300TE models were renamed the E320 model in MY 1994.
300CE
 
1988 - 1992
 
1993
300E, 300CE and 300TE models were renamed the E320 model in MY 1994.
300TD
 
1987
 
 
Not produced after MY 1987.
300TE
 
1988 - 1992
 
1993
300E, 300CE and 300TE models were renamed the E320 model in MY 1994.
400E
 
1992
 
1993
Renamed the E420 model in MY 1994.
500E
 
1992
 
1993
Renamed the E500 model in MY 1994.
E300
 
 
 
1995
Replaced the 300D model in MY 1995. The 124 E300 model was not produced after MY 1995.
E320
 
 
 
1994 - 1995
Replaced the 300E, 300CE and 300TE models in MY 1994. The 124 line E320 model was not produced after MY 1995.
E420
 
 
 
1994 - 1995
Replaced the 400E in MY 1994. The 124 line E420 model was not produced after MY 1995.
E500
 
 
 
1994 - 1995
Replaced the 500E in MY 1994. The 124 line E500 model was not produced after MY 1995.
126 Line
(S-Class)10
(M & R)
1987 - 1991
 
 
The 126 line (S-Class) was replaced by the 140 line (S-Class) line in MY 1992. The 140 line (S-Class) is not subject to the parts-marking requirements.
300SDL
 
1987
 
 
Not produced after MY 1987.
300SE
 
1988 - 1991
 
 
The 126 line 300SE model was not produced after MY 1991.
300SEL
 
1988 - 1991
 
 
The 126 line 300SEL model was not produced after MY 1991.
350SD
 
1990 - 1991
 
 
The 126 line 350SD model was not produced after MY 1991.
350SDL
 
1990 - 1991
 
 
The 126 line 350SDL was not produced after MY 1991.
420SEL
 
1987 - 1991
 
 
The 126 line 420SEL was not produced after MY 1991.
560SEC
 
1987 - 1991
 
 
Not produced after MY 1991.
560SEL
 
1987 - 1991
 
 
Not produced after MY 1991.
129 Line
(SL-Class)11
(M & R)
1990 - 1992
FULL
1993 - 2002
Replaced the 107 line
(SL-Class) in MY 1990. The 129 line (SL-Class) was replaced by the 230 line (SL-Class) in MY 2003. The 230 line is not subject to the parts-marking requirements.
300SL
 
1990 1992
 
1993
Not produced after MY 1993. Replaced by the SL320 model in MY 1994.
500SL
 
1990 1992
 
1993
Renamed the SL500 model in MY 1994.
600SL
 
1992
 
1993
Renamed the SL600 model in MY 1994.
SL320
 
 
 
1994 - 1997
Replaced the 300SL in MY 1994. The 129 line SL320 model was not produced after MY 1997.
SL500
 
 
 
1994 - 2002
Replaced the 500SL in MY 1994. The 129 line SL500 model was not produced after MY 2002.
SL600
 
 
 
1994 - 2002
Replaced the 600SL in MY 1994. The 129 line SL600 model was not produced after MY 2002.
201 Line
(190-Class)12
(M & R)
1987 - 1993
 
 
Replaced by the 202 line (C-Class) in MY 1994.
190D
 
1987 - 1989
 
 
Not produced after MY 1989.
190E
 
1987 - 1993
 
 
Not produced after MY 1993.
202 Line
(C-Class)13
(M & R)
1994 - 1995
FULL
1996 - 2000
Replaced the 201 line (190-Class) in MY 1994. Replaced by the 203 line (C-Class) in MY 2001. The 203 line is not subject to the parts-marking requirements.
C220
 
1994 - 1995
 
1996
The 202 line C220 model was not produced after MY 1996.
C230
 
 
 
1997 - 2000
The 202 line C230 model was not produced after MY 2000.
C280



1994 - 1995
 
1996 - 2000
The 202 line C280 model was not produced after MY 2000.
C36
 
1995
 
1996 - 1997
The 202 line C36 model was not produced after MY 1997.
C43
 
 
 
1998 - 2000
The 202 line C43 model was not produced after MY 2000.
E Line Chassis
(E-Class/CLS Class)14
 
 
FULL
2006
 
 
(E Class)15
 
 
 
2006
The 211 line (E-class) replaced the 210 line (E-Class) in MY 2003. The 210 line was not subject to the parts-marking requirements.

(E Class)16

 
 
 
2006
 

8 Includes the 560SL model.
9 Includes the 260E, 300D, 300E, 300CE, 300TD, 300TE, 400E, 500E, E300, E320, E420 (MYs 1994 - 1995 only), and E500 models.
10 Includes the 300SDL, 300SE (MY's 1988 - 1991 only), 300SEL, 350SD, 350SDL, 420SEL, 560SEC, and 560SEL models.
11 Includes the 300SL, 500SL, 600SL, SL320, SL500, and SL600 models.
12 Includes the 190D and 190E models.
13 Includes the C220, C230, C280, C36, and C43 models.
14 The "E Line Chassis" combined the E-Class (211 line) and the CLS-Class (219 line) in MY 2006.
15 Includes the E55, E320DT CDi, E350 and E500.
16 Includes the CLS 500 and CLS 55.

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