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Old 09-22-2000, 10:55 PM
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I have a 1991 300D 2.5 and I get about 40 mpg.
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Old 09-23-2000, 08:07 PM
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I'm very pleased with the 6cyl turbo diesel in my '87 300TD. I can't imagine what an amazing engine MB must have put in 'em 10 years latter.

'87 300TD Turbo

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Old 09-24-2000, 10:13 AM
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I had a '96 E300 diesel. It was the worst nightmare of a car I ever owned. I was actually very near to pursuing a new car under the lemon law.

After all that, I'm enough of a fool to buy another new Benz. I will get my new manual transmission C Class this week. I love a manual transmission Benz enough, that I will take a chance. MBUSA turned their back on us manual transmission fans for so long, that I can't overcome my pent up desire for a new manual transmission Benz.

I've ridden in several of these cars in Europe with a manual transmission. They are very common taxis. What a neat car to have a manual in.

Have a great day,

Larry Bible
'01 C Class, Six Speed
'84 Euro 240D, 523K miles
'88 300E 5 Speed
'81 300D Daughter's Car
Over 800,000 miles in
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Old 10-20-2003, 04:17 PM
'92 300D 3.0L
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Ive just got myself a almost pristine condition White 1992 E300 3.0 Diesel on friday... thats why im here.

over the last 10 or so years all it has had was female drivers.
Its like... new inside!

only 100K on the clock. Ill have to get a picture on here to show you guys. and only 2100.

Dont even have to worry about fuel. Dad working for a bus company and all!!
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Old 10-20-2003, 10:00 PM
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Engatwork is correct the turbo was made 1998 thru 1999 and then discontinued. It is a great car.

Have a great day

1999 E300DT
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