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Date registered: Oct 2002
Vehicle: 1967 250 SL, 1963 220Sb
Location: Los Angeles / Altadena
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You are new to Mercedes and you decided to buy the cheapest W126 you could find that ran? Sorry, not a "vintage" car. I don't mean to rain on your parade and I do hope you have fun with it, but don't spend more on it than you are prepared to lose. Just have fun with it. Like I'm doing with my 1963 220Sb that I bought sight-unseen and have some regrets but am enjoying the project anyway.
Currently: 1967 250 SL, 1963 220Sb, 1965 300SE Lang, 1971 280SE parts car, 1972 Alfa GTV, 1965 Alfa Duetto, 1993 BMW R100R
Past: 1971 250 C, 1985 300 TD, 1967 250 S, 1968 280 S,1981 300 D, 1982 280CE, 3 Facel Vegas, Borgward Isabella Coupe, Alfa 2600 Sprint, Volvo P1900 (yes), numerous less interesting Volvos, ...