OH NO, MR BILL...
That seems to have been the concensious regarding rebuilts through many, many posts.
Pay more initially for the good stuff, and less in the long run.
Glad you got it figured out.
'73 280SEL 4.5 (9/72)- RIP
Only 8,173 units built from 5/71 thru 11/72
'02 CLK320 Cabriolet - wifey's mid-life crisis
2012 VW Jetta Sportwagon TDI...at least its a diesel
Non illegitemae carborundum.