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Other car related

Visiting Retro Classics 2016

Last weekend was the date for our yearly tour to visit one of the classic car fairs in Germany. We have alternated between Techno Classica in Essen and Retro Classics in Stuttgart for many years now. This year Retro Classics … Continue reading

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New steering wheel in my W211

The day to day driver is a MY2003 W211 E220CDI Avantgarde registered late 2002. The car has been driven 370 000 km according to the odometer now. It started life as a taxi, so who knows if this is true … Continue reading

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Other priorities…

The few who actually check in here from time to time has noticed that the frequency of updates about my projects are a lot slower now than it was before. Well, the reason is simple. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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Engine for sale

The old engine from my now dead 220Sb is for sale, complete with a four speed manual gearbox. This is the carbureted M180 engine. One of the carburetors has problems with the acceleration pump. I am asking 2000 NOK for … Continue reading

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Washing my car in january…

I thought that washing a car outside in december, where I live, in Norway was quite special. But today we had +4 degrees celsius here, and all the snow melted away in no-time. Just a week ago we had -20 … Continue reading

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Mercedes AMG Classics

I just want to recommend a cool little forum: http://www.mercedes-amg-classic.com/forum/index.php There is not that much traffic there, but the quality of the content is high. Some really cool cars there as well, I especially like this one: http://www.mercedes-amg-classic.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=572 An AMG … Continue reading

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Pictures from Retro Classica 2014

This weekend I visited Retro Classica in Stuttgart together with some friends. Here are some random pictures from the event. Here are the castle in the middle of the city: There a lots of MB to see, and especially W111 … Continue reading

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