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Old 09-27-2000, 06:21 PM
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Eddie Gilmartin Eddie Gilmartin is offline
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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.

'97 E300Turbodiesel "Superchip" 200+bhp
'00 A140 Avantgarde Auto
'91 500SEL W126
'66 220SEb Coupe (restoration pending)
'58 180D (restoration underway)
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