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Old 09-27-2000, 07:21 PM
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I've had a variety of the above. At 20k per year there is no massive advantage to diesel when you consider mpg versus servicing costs. Both 3 litre petrol and diesel will go forever. Both are fast and strong (post 86 six cyl diesel). If you intend towing or pulling down houses go for the diesel.

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'97 E300Turbodiesel "Superchip" 200+bhp
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