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Old 04-06-2006, 12:56 AM
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Sunvisor Question?

i have been shopping for some burgundy sunvisors for my 85 300D, and i am not finding much. i have come across some W124 300D and 300E sunvisors that look identical to what i need in my w123. does anyone know if they are the same, and would fit?

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Old 04-06-2006, 05:09 AM
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One of the beauties of junk yard shopping is that you can try out this kind of a swap. If it were me, I'd visit a local U pull it yard, and carefully remove a sunvisor from a W124 ( or any other candidate car) and try it in a W123 also at the yard. If it fits, and you like the look, who cares if it is a "perfect" replacement? After the trial fitting, I would return the sunvisor to the donor vehicle, if I did not want to buy it.
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Old 04-06-2006, 09:23 AM
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No, W124 sunvisors will not fit a W123 correctly. They look almost the same, but the W124 visors are too long to fit the recess in the roof and to catch the plastic clip. I bought a pair of W124 visors to replace the tattered visors in my '84 300TD and discovered that they didn't fit when I tried to install them.
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Old 04-06-2006, 12:49 PM
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