Buying a Mercedes W126 300SDL

Milestone 6 cylinder diesel only available in 1986 and 1987

Are you interested in an older diesel? Are you familiar with this W126 model? Before you buy one Kent recommends you learn as much as you can about this particular car. It was only made in 1986 and 1987 in the U.S. market. 

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In his walk around video Kent explains some of the key features that made this car so unique. Take some time to read up on the car to learn about it strengths and possible weaknesses. If you are a diesel enthusiast there are two things you will love about the car. The power (much more than the 617 turbo) and the fuel economy (better than the W123 diesels). Buy the best example you can find and pay the extra money.  Avoid rusty cars and DO NOT buy one that appears to have not been loved.  If you do you will be sorry....