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motec6.9

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New 6.9 purchase
« on: 15 April 2014, 05:06 AM »
Hi guys I have just purchased a 1977 euro 6.9 Milan brown with brown velour interior. Will upload pictures tomorrow when I pick it up after lunch. :)
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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #1 on: 15 April 2014, 05:36 PM »
Congratulations,

I did got two on the past few weeks. #1-107k in good shape #2-45k but rusted out like no tomorrow. #2 also has a AMG engine(blueprint) and all the amg kit, seats gauges steering wheels etc...#1 is my favorite unmolested beast. soon to be on the road.

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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #2 on: 16 April 2014, 04:10 AM »
Hi motec69
Is this the car that has been for sale in the west on and off over the past couple of years.
If so I remember it looked to be in very good condition. A real life Ronin 6.9
Well done.
Rob
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116   1979 450SEL  6.9 # 5884
116   1979 450SEL  6.9 # 6225  SOLD
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motec6.9

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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #3 on: 16 April 2014, 05:01 AM »
Hi Rob yes it is WGB told me to have a look at it after buying my 6.9 I am very glad I did.  :)
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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #4 on: 16 April 2014, 07:30 AM »
Nice one!

As I'm sure it's already a registered car, you would've cut out a lot of hard work and $$$$.

Tim
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motec6.9

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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #5 on: 16 April 2014, 11:28 AM »
Hi guys a picture of the emergency rubber blocks that came with my car. Car still has becker mexico and Michelin  xwx which i dont think i will be using. :)
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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #6 on: 16 April 2014, 09:35 PM »
Excellent purchase indeed... you won't find those blocks very often!

Tim
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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #7 on: 17 April 2014, 12:57 AM »
fantastic buy motec, your on a winner
116   1978 450SEL 6.9 #  4848
116   1979 450SEL  6.9 # 5884
116   1979 450SEL  6.9 # 6225  SOLD
116   1978 450SEL  6.9 # 5128  SOLD
116   1979 450SEL  6.9 # 5884  SOLD
116   1974 450SEL  DJet

motec6.9

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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #8 on: 17 April 2014, 03:02 AM »
Hi guys i have put the caboose on my 6.9 by fitting the plates that were last on my supercharged onetonner. It means my 6.9 has a lot to live upto.  :)
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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #9 on: 21 April 2014, 04:26 AM »
Looking forward to more pix and video!
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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #10 on: 22 April 2014, 10:26 AM »
Latest item's  bought for my new 6.9 are wheel hub just need to find suitable steering wheel.  And 16x8 AMG Pentas which i pick up on Saturday.  Thanks Giles
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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #11 on: 24 April 2014, 12:40 AM »
I have spent the last couple of days getting quotes to paint my 6.9. I took Nathans advice and went and Rowe & Sons today they will get back to me early next week on price and when i can book it in. Told them this i the look i am after
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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #12 on: 24 April 2014, 01:05 AM »
Looking good
Bill

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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #13 on: 24 April 2014, 01:22 AM »
Thanks Bill pick up Pentas on Saturday have been to 2 other painters its a tose up between Nathans Rowe & Sons  and Allbrite at Bibra lake . Leaning towards Rowe & Sons . Houses sold so money available.  :)
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Re: New 6.9 purchase
« Reply #14 on: 26 April 2014, 02:51 AM »
Hi guys picked up penta's from Giles today some pictures
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