Take delivery in about a wek. Original 145k fair to good condition and
inspected. Private party. Can anyone tell me what I should be on the look out
for. I already have heard they need a dual timing gear. Thanks,
I would be interested in your timing gear - especially since it has 145,000
miles on it.
My 380SL has the single chain, have 38k miles, and would have more confidence in
my engine if I found some higher mileage examples still going with the single
I understand that you can open the oil filler cap, insert a dental mirror, use a
flash light and be
able to see the chain to determine if it is single or dual.
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