In my opinion the 83 300D is THE BEST diesel car ever made by anybody. I had a 83 300D before I bought my 190e and let me tell you, it was work horse. I finally sold it when it had about 443,000 miles with the original tranny still in it. The engine was rebuilt at 278,000 miles.
92 190e 2.6 99K
86 BMW 325E 140K