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Old 03-12-2010, 04:39 PM
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1987 w124 300D
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Today, I rolled past 666,666 km on the ODO

wish me luck!

414,247.047 miles just doesn't have the same ring to it

Scott McPhee

1987 300D
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Old 03-12-2010, 04:42 PM
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mmmmmm Diesel...
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Royse City Tx
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Any engine work, like timing chain or head issues?

Just 333,334 to make the 1,000,000 and your 5th badge!

70's Southern Pacific #5608 Fairmont A-4 MOW car

06 VW Jetta TDI 133K miles-replaced the other '06 that quit after 300k miles. (did not catch the bad cam in time)

91 W124 300D Turbo replaced, Pressure W/G actuator installed. 195K

90 Dodge D250 5.9 Cummins/5 speed. 400K
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Old 03-13-2010, 08:29 AM
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Location: Windsor, VA
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Congrats! Best wishes for many many more!

'07 E320 Bluetec 133K my DD
'04 Jaguar XJ8 VDP, 34K
'10 Hyundai Accent 60K Grocery Getter
'02 VW Golf soon to be on the road again
'97 E300 Diesel Son's DD
'61 VERY tolerant wife

Hampton Roads, VA USA

Gone but not forgotten:
'67 250S 95K
'86 300SDL
'87 300D Turbo, 364K! R.I.P.
'98 E300 Turbodiesel, 213K
'02 S420, 164K
'01 Prius 138K
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Old 03-13-2010, 01:25 PM
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Better go have it blessed, maybe a little holy water into the radiator just for luck!
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Old 03-13-2010, 01:32 PM
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Congratulations - what was the mileage when you bought it?
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Old 03-13-2010, 01:43 PM
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Location: Southwest PA
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Nice goin'. I'm right behind you.
85 300D 75K Anthracite Grey 0-60 in 13 seconds **For Sale**
84 300D 333K Black (The Velveteen Rabbit) 0-60 in 14 seconds
00 Toyota Sienna 208K (Sold)
15 Subaru Outback 43K
11 Subaru Outback 67K
98 Ford Taurus 100K (Gertie - Was Grandma's - drove it to church and shopping - really) Daughter's car now.
30 Model A Ford 2 Door Sedan (Sold) 0-60 in . . . Never reached 60
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Old 03-13-2010, 08:37 PM
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How about pic this thread is somewhat worthless without pics. Congrats though

1993 Mercedes 300D 2.5

1987 Mercedes 300D 3.0

2000 Volkswagen JETTA TDI diesel 5 speed

2002 Lexus ES300

2006 Lexus GS430
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