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hello everyone-

i have made my first mercedes purchase today!
The car is a 1983 300CD Turbo-
The body is in great shape- White w. tan interior, no rips or anything.
350,000 on the car when new engine was put in. (60,000 miles on the engine currently)
Known issues- needs new instument cluster.
needs new throttle linkage
needs new altenator
It drives very well and feels very solid.

looking forward to getting it all fixed up!
I could use some online resources w/ info about these cars and general troubleshooting etc. I will have a mechanic take a look and ultimately he will do the work- but would like to learn more in the mean time.

Thanks everyone...

Seth
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post #2 of 2 Old 05-10-2010, 08:38 AM
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Welcome to the forum and congrats on your new ride! Those old diesels are really in demand these days.
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