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Old 01-14-2011, 09:54 PM
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quick question....about 280te

does an '86 280te w123 command a premium as only 14 were produced? i found one that needs restored as was not sure if it was worth putting alot of money into the car. any thoughts would be appreciated.
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Old 01-15-2011, 01:59 AM
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I would say no. I fix these as I enjoy driving them, not for financial gains.
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Old 01-15-2011, 06:31 AM
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W123's are known for their long life and "engineered like no other car" quality.
In some countries W123 wagons are sought after - especially diesel engined - 300TD

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T_ZWtQT_X5M
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Old 01-15-2011, 10:22 AM
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Neat to have, but not worth any more. Is this the one in Florida at Biondo Palm Beach (or something like that)? If it is, you'll find that it's really a 1984 when you run the data card.

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