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New 300D owner

I just bought a 1987 300D that seems to be in pretty good shape. Has a few minor issues like the passenger seat won't move backwards, and the odometer doesn't work. It has an indicated ~92k miles but who knows how long it has been broken. By the looks of the brake peddle pad and drivers seat I don't think it is too far off.

The car is super nice and comfortable, I own and have owned several diesel trucks so I am pretty familiar with diesels in general. I have done some reading/research on the issues and as soon as I get some other projects out of the way I will dig into them and run the rack. And it looks like I definitely want to inspect the drive-shaft rubber connectors.

Haven't had it in any real cold weather but it starts great at 30degF.

Thanks, Aaron
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Welcome to Benzworld Aaron. Please complete your profile as this will help members give you the most accurate answer to your questions. Location is also important when we need to help you find parts etc. This forum is for introductions only and all questions should be posted on the appropriate sub forum for your car.

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