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Ponton Restoration

Well, the time has come and the ol' ponton my dad bought last year is about to be disassembled and sent to the media blaster next month. I am curious though, is MB-classic a good(fair price) source for parts such as windshield and side and tail lights, or has anyone tried suppliers like Niemoller?

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'00 German Sheperd ("Hans")
'89 300 TE 117k
'92 400E (killed in action)
'68 280 SE/8 (High School Sweetheart)
'95 E320 (mother's)
'60 190D (dad's new project)
'05 A6 Allroad 2.7t (dad's ride)
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-04-2006, 04:49 PM
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Here's an old post of mine that's applicable here.

Len

Check out the Ponton Page, http://www.mbzponton.org/. You can read about your car for days there. Then when you're hooked, feel free to join the ponton discussion group at http://autos.groups.yahoo.com/group/ponton/. We've got about 500 ponton owners there. Great info and expertise available.

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Yeah.. check out the site lots of good info for those cars.....I should know i had 4 of those already....

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'76 300D '84 300DT
'86 300SDL '91 300D 2.5 Turbo
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Thanks for the link, I've got to get my dad signed on as a member here.

::Familie von Mercedes::
'00 German Sheperd ("Hans")
'89 300 TE 117k
'92 400E (killed in action)
'68 280 SE/8 (High School Sweetheart)
'95 E320 (mother's)
'60 190D (dad's new project)
'05 A6 Allroad 2.7t (dad's ride)
'84 190E (sold)
'90 300CE (brother's)
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