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Mercedes 180c class 2004

Discussion in 'General Mercedes-Benz Related Discussion' started by Stance, Jan 8, 2013.

  1. Stance

    Stance New Member

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    Hi there I am new to the forum, I am a dub man but about to go to the other side and buy the above. Is there anything I should no about these.:D
     
  2. turbopete

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    theyre much better than VWs to drive!!

    at that age, check for rust.
     
  3. paul hayward

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    as above ^^^^^...MB do drive nicer:lol:...it took me from the age of 14 to 38 but i am weening myself of the old V dubs


    Good luck with it...im certain you will enjoy the journey:D

    Welcome too:cool:
     
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    Stance

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    Yea I am 39 ow been in dubs since 18 so time for a change. Getting tired of the lows now lol
     
  5. st4

    st4 Banned

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    2004 it 'll be fine rust wise, galvanised innit.

    The engines aren't the best, a 220cdi or 270cdi is more frugal and more reliable
     
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    Post facelift, yes; pre-facelift maybe! I understand galvanising was introduced in 2004 for the 203. Check / listen for cam-chain noises in these engines.


    Ernie
     
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    And replace the gearbox oil as soon as ;)
     

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