Without seeing the car and knowing the specific details of its condition I can say this; These cars can be expensive if not properly maintained. If there are a lot of things wrong with it I would say get rid of it and find another used 300E. There are plenty out there for @ $5000. With that said Mine has 245,000 on the clock and runs great but I have had the usual alternator, thermostat, radiator and now the water pump go out. Which in my opinion is going to eventually happen with any car you buy. I will also add that I bougt my car from a Mercedes Service tech. Try to post some pics and give us some more details on her to make our decision. There is one member on here who says the most expensive Mercedes is a cheap one !!! Hope this helps.
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