I just bought a 1987's 190D 2.5 manual with 235,000 miles. I previously
drove a 1991 VW Jetta GL, manual; it got 260,000 miles last month, and I
decide it's time to toss it away. Even though the Mercedes is 4 years older,
it feels much healthier than the Jetta 4 years ago.
What I want to know is what's the reasonable mileage I can expect on my
"new" Mercedes 190D 2.5 from 1987. The engine was in great shape. I just
spent $1,900 to renovate all needed parts, mounts, brakes, bushing, broken