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looking to buy a 73 450 sl c

Looking at a 73 450 sl that needs a fuel pump, everything else on it looks good and its in great condition, im just a little skeptical about the situation. Its a nice old lady who owns the car and it only has 105k on it, but i can't afford to have another hole in my driveway that im throwing money into. Does anyone know if this is a common problem or if once it is fixed it will likely be done or if it can lead to more extensive problems.
Any information would be greatly appreciated.
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If all it needs is a fuel pump, they are hard to get, and you have to get the "right" one. You might want to g o over to the 107 forum here: R/C107 SL/SLC Class - Benzworld.org - Mercedes-Benz Discussion Forum and look through the sticky topics there. there's a LOT of info available and a lot of people willing to help.

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