I have heard so many horror stories from our customers over the years I must encourage you to do your "due diligence" BEFORE buying any older Mercedes Benz. They are great cars but if not cared for properly they can become real money pits. If the car has been neglected be very careful even if it is real cheap. Remember, there is nothing more expensive than a cheap Mercedes.
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That is especially true when it comes to rust. It is easy to get fooled if you neglect a thorough inspection inside the car under the carpets, inside the trunk and behind the side wall covers, and under the car especially in the fender well areas and jack points.
We have a number of resources that can help you first rust problems on your car. Avoid at all costs buying ones that have rust holes in them. What you see is only the tip of the rustberg. Run away. That is why we send out lemon heads with every order! To help you resist and give you the strength to run!