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Old 04-01-2002, 03:23 PM
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500SEL 1985 Euro model Black Benz

I have 275,000 miles on my engine. I have been having smoking problem from exhaust. My mechanic indicated it is a ring problem. And since my engine is Euro made he does not want to tamper with engine or replace it with a rebuit engine. I am wiling to spend $5,000.00 only to replace engine but no one wants to work on this car. Do you have any suggestion?

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Old 04-01-2002, 11:00 PM
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If the engine only has 275 miles on it, sounds like it is almost new. Did you get some sort of warrenty? Was it recently rebuilt or replaced?
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