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Old 05-02-2003, 06:12 PM
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Um, not sure whether to cheer or boo...

Looks great but I'm sure some of you might consider it an abomination.
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Old 05-02-2003, 06:16 PM
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I wonder why they did not pop the hood and take a picture ....
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Old 05-02-2003, 06:18 PM
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good question...

What makes this an AMG? Parts? Did AMG do the conversion or simply provide the aero effects?
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Old 05-02-2003, 06:58 PM
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If it had a VIN provided, I'd think it was very cool.
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Old 05-02-2003, 07:36 PM
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It is a "kit" ride as the brits say... If the parts are for real, then its a cheer. Even if not an authentic AMG, its rare to get a euro wagon with the effects and wheels. Very vintage, though some would call it "kitch."
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I like it but it is a tad bit too low for my taste. Its fairly understated and smooth looking. If its real, then hooray. Even if its a fake and well done then its okay. Tough to tell how well it was done from the pics. RT
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Old 05-02-2003, 08:58 PM
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I would drive it...
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Old 05-03-2003, 04:11 AM
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Did any 4.5l M117 come with a leveling suspension pump? I wonder if they used a pump from a 5.0l or 5.6l M117. Or if they canned the leveling suspension altogether.

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