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Old 05-26-2011, 01:11 AM
Skippy Skippy is offline
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Location: Carson City, NV
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Yeah, a quart in 150 miles is pretty bad. You're probably right about the head, but right to do a leakdown test first.

Some of your reasons for liking your 300D sound similar to my reasons for wanting a '78 300SD: First turbodiesel passenger car ever, only available in the 116 chassis two years, and built the year I was born.
Anyone who thinks a 300D is fast drives too slow.

83 300D Turbo with manual conversion, early W126 vented front rotors and H4 headlights 357,xxx miles
08 Triumph Street Triple 24,xxx miles, lowered 10mm in front, Pirelli Angel GT tires, EBC HH brake pads, otherwise stock.
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