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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-15-2009, 05:57 PM Thread Starter
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I've just taken possession of a 1992 300SE that was originally an embassy vehicle and apparently one of only a few that were armoured at the factory. The car was kept in climate controlled storage for alomost 11 years. All engine seals were replaced when it was sold out of storage. Currently have 67000 miles on it. Having a problem with the transmission. Looking for reliable Mercedes mechanic in Texas Coastal Bend area. Also looking for a few OEM switches and handles for the interior/electric controls.
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Welcome to BenzWorld! I'm in Houston, where in the Coastal Bend are you?

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