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#321 (permalink) Old 11-13-2012, 07:07 PM
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meh...unemployment is sapping my vital essences



I could'a been a contenduh...
I know that feeling too.
201s are pretty quick, 400s not so much until you hit higher speeds. I'm assuming yours is quick off the line? My 123 was the ex's dd, the turbo didn't work and she didn't know it.
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#322 (permalink) Old 11-13-2012, 07:21 PM
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A tuned diesel produces gobs of torque off the line. One of the 124 gurus who's also a 500E maven likens his tuned '87 300D to the latter off the line and until around 30 mph when the big V8 overtakes and maintains the lead. If the bulk of your driving is around town, then a diesel is just killer for push you back in the seat fun. If the bulk of it is commuting distances, then you'll appreciate the fuel economy too. I've owned 115 and 123 diesels, and the 124 versions aren't even remotely comparable.
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I like my new to me 400. It's still economical as compared to my V10 ford van.

Back to 1992 Mercedes Benz w201 190e. Clean , lowered, Amg wheels



or another project http://boston.craigslist.org/gbs/cto/3406396158.html


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This is not a remark about diesels

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meh...unemployment is sapping my vital essences
Dude... embrace the sloth and/or spend some time in quiet contemplation.
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Nice car, what's in those red boxes?
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Hopefully not body parts.
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Dude, those are big enough that they don't have to be parts.
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pure nonresale garbage
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I found a SL320 for $2500. Should I?
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