Look up the price Fastlane charges for a water pump. You'll save quite a bit of the $262 list for a 300 CE 24 valve.
Semibodacious Transmogrifications a Specialty
1990 300D 2.5 Turbo sedan 171K (Rudolf)
1985 300D Turbo TD Wagon 219K (Remuda)
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