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post #28 of (permalink) Old 09-10-2018, 06:04 PM
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Vehicle: 1972 220 D, 1974 450SL, 1995 E300D 2002 S430, 1976 300D, 1986 SDL, 1982 SD
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Most of my "adjustments" have been deletes.

Remove the Disco Neon Sony radio
Remove the enormous boom box speakers in the rear footwell
Remove Cellular One antenna and phone
Remove spaghetti bowl of wires related to non standard electronics
Removed sheep skins
Remove chrome wheel arch trim

There were a few replacements

Replaced the perished center console and painted to match (sort of) original green interior
Replaced dials and switches from console which did not function
Replaced perished steering wheel with period correct
Replaced DOT headlamps with RoT lamps
Replaced perished tail lights
Replaced horse hair pads
Replaced 1990's Sony with Becker Mexico Cassette
Replaced perished dash speakers with NOS
Replaced black Bosch blades with bare metal
Replaced all injectors (Djet)
Replaced Trigger points, MAP and Dizzy
Replaced perished fuel pump
Replaced perished seat shiny bits on the sides
Replaced soft and hard top seals
Replaced undersize battery with Group 49
Replaced Alternator, starter and 00 gauge wires
Replaced soft and hard fuel lines
Replaced Brake hoses, lines and disks
Replaced window controls and motors
Replaced Gunsight rings

And some additions

Added Coco mats in green
Added trunk carpets in green
Added passenger side mirror
Added USB charging
Added Fog lamps that were a Delete on original order
Installed foil backed pad in place of perished hood pad scraps
DynaMat in trunk as well as cabin floors


Windshield seals
Soft top update
Seat Belts rebuilt
Bilstein shocks all around
Down pipes and cross over

Found out it was a bad idea

LED Lighting
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