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Bentley manual for 300d turbo?

Bentley's website wasn't clear so I called and talked to someone. She said that the w123 manual, #670, does not cover 300d turbo cars. Anybody know what does? If not, what other shop manuals do you use?

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Bently sucks, get the factory manuals.
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The only trouble is the factory manuals come in CD form. Book versions are hard to come by.

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Hehehe, I went to my local computer lab on campus and printed out pretty much the entire factory service manual for free.

I got a dirty look when I had the machine three hole punch it too. Whatever to them I paid for that paper !

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Hehehe, I went to my local computer lab on campus and printed out pretty much the entire factory service manual for free.

I got a dirty look when I had the machine three hole punch it too. Whatever to them I paid for that paper !


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My campus would be more than willing to foster knowledge through providing me with a free copy of a factory manual... I would think

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download manuals where?

Where can I get a manual for 1982 300D?

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If you are in the US the one you want is the 123 Service Manual Library CD Set direct from Mercedes. It is a great buy at $19.99+ $7 shipping. It covers all parts of the car with the exception of rebuilding transmissions and rebuilding the turbocharger. It it not perfect but for $27 the sheer bulk of information is well worth it. It will easily pay for itself if it helps you do a few repairs.
If you are not in the US you may be able to use the part number of the CD and get it local.

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