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Old 05-09-2003, 01:41 AM
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The 83 300SD has a 120mph speedo. Not mine, but that's another story.

Part of federalizing a car when it's brought into the US is replacing the km/h speedo with an mph speedo. That's another reason to question the stated mileage on a gray market car.

That car was not brought into the US by MB for general sale. I doubt MB had anything to do with its importation. But it's not that rare. There are a couple of Euro 500SELs on eBay at any given time.

91 300SE
87 300SDL
83 300SD
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