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Old 09-09-2009, 08:30 PM
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Fantasy Time

I was bored waiting for a co-workers lappy to format and had a little
dream time. Anything you'd like to add? The asterisks indicate stuff I don't
really have but would like.

1985 300TD
Dark non-metallic green.That dark green that looks like BRG but with a little raw sienna added.**
Palamino MB-tex interior.
FED.
Turbo.
M pump.**
5 speed.**
Euro lights and bumpers**, clear corners and wipers**, clear tails** .
Mechanical sunroof.
3rd seat, belts and head rests.**
Heated seats.**
AMG front spoiler, and that tasteful hatch rubber spoiler I saw somewhere.**
99 CLK wheels.
Euro fire extinguishers.**
"Everything" working properly.
Under 100,000 miles**
Every service done by the book.??
Driven only to church, 200 miles away and back, every Sunday since birth, then garaged, in Arizona, in a
heated garage.**
Detailed monthly.(started)
Alternator replaced with 140 amp.**
Manual climate control.**
Increased diameter swaybars.**
300SD maplights.**
Quartz reverse light upgrade.**
LED dashlights.**
Tweaked ALDA.
BB mods after cleaning intake.
Premium skins.
300SD fahrenheit outside gauge.**
Weathertech mats and hex cargo mat.
Cargo net.**
Dark tint.
Factory "spare wheel" auxillary fuel tank.**
Pioneer head with USB.
Escort radar detector.
Purple wire afterglow mod.**

Have I missed anything? The stars denote things I'd like, am persuing, or likely will never happen,hehe.
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Old 09-10-2009, 10:23 AM
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Nothing wrong with dreaming. the person with no dreams is dead, they just haven`t burried him yet.

It`s good you have it written down on paper, it makes it more real. now you have something to shoot for. otherwise it`s a fantisey (sp).

I heard a guy say one time" you only get out of life what you focus on"

"The reason most men fail, is broken focus".

I have made out my list too, now where did I put it

I have some of the things on your list in a pile in the shop to go in my 85 300D.

M-pump
mechanical sun roof
heated seats (but those are going into the 84SD)
alternator (finally installed al-129x)
manual climate control
85 300TD sway bar
out side temp gauge
Sanden compressor mounts & brackets
2:47 diff

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Old 09-10-2009, 10:27 AM
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A heated garage in Arizona? Isn't that a little redundant?

I'd go with smokes tails if you must have modified lenses. I like the original tails and corners, though, I think. Definitely need euro headlights, though. I just found a fire extinguisher and bracket for my W124!
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