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The car looks great! By chance are there any "before" shots? Most importantly, are you pleased with the outcome and money spent to achieve it?

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Unfortunately not really any before shots that could a direct comparison (same angles, same lighting conditions) but trust me, it's a great improvement, especially the hood which had marks from what looked like sap and such. My garage link in my sig is the probably the closest comparison available.

Very pleased and considering it's 1/10th the cost of a respray, happy with the cost as well.
 

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Today I took apart the antenna motor to clean it and remove the "chord" form the mast that broke and then reinstalled the motor and replaced the mast.
I also fixed my radio which was not working since I had the car out this year. Turns out it was just the purple 3A fuse in the back of the unit.
Then I fixed the wood face plate that was surrounding the ashtray. It was lose from the plastic piece behind it so i removed it then pressed in the staples that came out.
Finally replaced the small map/reading light from the upper dome light. I don't think this light has ever worked since I bought the car in 2009!

Anyways it was just small stuff but it goes a long way in the light restoration I've been doing on my 91 300E
 

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Yesterday I painted the shift knob of my 300e, since it is a 5spd manual, I think it would look nice if i painted the number on top of the knob with silver paint, anyway here is the result (But I think it would be nicer if I painted it brown/wood?) :
 

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Yesterday I painted the shift knob of my 300e, since it is a 5spd manual, I think it would look nice if i painted the number on top of the knob with silver paint, anyway here is the result (But I think it would be nicer if I painted it brown/wood?) :
IMO, marking the numbers and the lines with black will look great with the silver background.

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Installed new stock-sized, V-rated Dunlops the night before last; got a deal from a local distributor who was clearing out some poor-selling 2019 stock to make room in his wholesale warehouse for fresh, off-brand Chinese donuts. A fresh set of SP Sport LM704s for SAR720 (US$192), mounted and balanced! How'j dat? Fuel economy is rated "poor", though. Oh, well :rolleyes:

The new OE control arms went in yesterday morning; new Lemforder damper mounts installed this morning. Car now sits a little higher up front, which is making for interesting handling... I'm hoping it goes back to handling the way it did after everything settles in.

Also, finally got rid of this useless POS piece of plastic...
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... and replaced it with these:
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Sure as hell works better at keeping them harnesses out of the engine's way!
 
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