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1982 Mercedes 280SE Euro 1986 420SEL (Project) 1984 300SD 100K
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Okay guys heres the deal. I'm a 126 guy but I'm looking at a 77 Mercedes 240D. The guy says its turning over but not starting up. Any thing I should seriouslly look at to see why its not running. Thanks guys!
 

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glowplugs. On this early model it has the loop style glowplugs, that means that if one plug goes out then none of them will work. Are you going to buy the car?
 

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I'm thinking about it i'm not sure. i'm gonna try to go look at it as soon as i hear back from the guy and when i can go look at it.
 

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I wouldn't tell the owner its an easy fix. HAHAHA
 

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'77 6.9, 74 240D, 96 Ram 5.9L Cummins
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It's GP's or fuel....or both. I got my 300D for $400 becuase it had one bad glowplug. :D
 
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