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Is this a W124 grill

Found this close by,ad says E class $35, 300E?
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looks like it, whats the PN ?

the pre facelift w124 grill (complete) is 1248800783
the similar but larger W123 grill is 1238800183

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From the photo it looks like a W123 grille. The sides of the W124 taper in comparing the top to the bottom. Maybe its just a lousy photo so yes, part number comparison or match up on the car is probably best.
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Holding it alongside your current 124 should tell you something John.
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Looks longer than the W124 I would say W123 ..
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When I blow up the image, the MB parts label appears to start with 124.....
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Whats ls the length of it and i will check mine out side ..?
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the pictures of W123 grills I see appear to have a angle where the badge is while the 124 grills are flatter there.

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(couldn't find one shot straight on in the same aspect ratio ;-/)

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AHH, the 123 grill has fewer vertical supports for the plastic horizontal slats!

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the geek is right the W124 is longer 1st picture the W123 is smaller and more rounded on the bottom corners
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