Ditto all of this, but add the head gasket to the list of things you want someone else to have paid for, especially on the M104 engine. A 124 drop-top is on the short list of cars to replace my 124 sedan. They are really marvelous cars, and bank vaults bow down in reverence to their rigidity. » 2/24/15 9:41pm 2/24/15 9:41pm