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Old 06-23-2007, 05:34 PM
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Wow! I had no idea there were so many MB-diesel fans around! This forum is awsome, i recently posted here and i got a reply, pronto. I have been on quite a few boards but this forum is the BEST! im looking forward to use the forum and eventually contribute. Thank you.

Anyway, My name is Joachim, Im from Denmark originally. I live in FL, where i work as a flight instructor. I recently bought a 1984 300 DT. She needs some TLC, and i intend to give her just that. Here are some pics...

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Old 06-23-2007, 06:01 PM
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Thats a great looking car. Congrats!
1985 300sd Burgandy - Palomino. This ones a keeper.
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Old 06-23-2007, 06:16 PM
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I wish my interior was that nice, damn. Dash looks flawless, not a crack

Take care of it
1983 240D AT, 163K running on VO, "The Patience Tester"
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Old 06-23-2007, 06:19 PM
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Thanks alot! Now if i could get her running...
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Old 06-23-2007, 06:29 PM
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Do you still wait for a glow and pull the knob in Denmark?

What seems to be the problem?

93 300SD 3.0 - comatose
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Old 06-23-2007, 06:53 PM
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Yes, welcome to the forum. There are many experienced members available for advice, just ask...
1985 300D / 175k

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Old 06-23-2007, 06:58 PM
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Well... i changed the fuel filters, then car ran for 30 secs then died. now im waiting for a new primer pump. I attempted to adjust the valves with regular tools and gave up. Furthermore i forgot to buy a new valve cover gasket so im stuck for awhile...

Im really good at this...

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