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1995 W202 C280 AMG transmission problem
hello good people can you please help me.I have a transmission problem on m y C280,it has a 722424 car started jerking on takeoff and when driving felt like it was slipping on 3 days of driving like...
5 years ago
 
1984 W123 230CE (or 230E I guess) Cold idle speed question
Not sure I have a problem, but when the car is cold (1st start in the AM), it idles too slowly and is very 'juddery'. Putting it in D helps a little (as the vacuum controlled ignition retard function...
9 years ago
 
Radio Replacement
1990 420SEL .... Just got back from our local Long Radio here in CT, and I'm not happy. I was quoted $250 to install an Alpine CDE-121 radio. After two hours they told me that 'there wasn't any sound'...
9 years ago 6
 
1991 300E head gasket replacement - worth it?
I have a 1991 300E, pretty decent shape, 175k miles, but it needs a new head gasket along with all the extra work that this would entail. I'm not a mechanic and don't want to be, so I'd have to pay a...
10 years ago 7
 
Vibration at Idle was Rack Damper Adjustment in 1982 300 TDT
Well, I installed the rebuilt injection pump from Pacific Injection Service. It helped, but the vibration was still bad enough to shake the screws out of the rear door. I contacted Mike at Metric...
10 years ago 11
 
06 SL500 - transmission oil leak
I am dealing with a 2006 SL500 which seems to be weeping ATF oil from the transmission oil pan gasket, at 31,000 miles. I am going to change the oil, filter and gasket to resolve the problem hopefully...
10 years ago 5
 
1996 E320 (W210) water leak
Gents, I'm getting rainwater in the driver's foot well area. It appears to be slowly dripping out of the liner under the instrument console. I understand that some such leaks might be caused by...
11 years ago
 
S320 Windows problem
Hi. The windows have suddenly stopped working on my S320. first registered on the 03 11 1995. vin no, wdb 1400322a289959 They were all working fine now none of the switches work and no sound can be...
11 years ago 3
 
S320 Immobilizer problem
Hi all, Hope someone can help me. I recently bought a W140 S320, the electric windows suddenly stopped working and also the radio. I started the car and left it running while I removed and tested and...
11 years ago
 
Looking for Becker 1492 connection diagram
Still searching via google, but thought this might be a good place to inquire. Found it:
11 years ago 1
 
MERCEDES C250 BOOT WILL NOT OPEN
I HAVE RECENTLY PURCHASED THE ABOVE AND HAVE PROBLEMS OPENING THE BOOT IT SEEMS LIKE THE LOCK IS NOT RELEASING. CAN ANYONE GIVE ME ADVISE BEFORE WE TAKE IT TO THE GARAGE If you recently bought it,...
11 years ago 1
 
Upper radiator hose collapse--- Overheating E420
I did a pressure test on my E420's cooling system and found a leak in the upper radiator hose where it connects to the engine. It didn't leak fluid before, but with about 20lbs of air pressure, I...
11 years ago 36
 
Engine splash shield effect on performance
My E420's splash shield fell off when I was driving slowly (5mph) into a deep rain puddle in roadway and I realized it was getting too deep, I stopped and slowly backed out and later notice my splash...
12 years ago 9
 
240D door lock problem
Hi all, First time posting here. I have a quirky door lock problem on my 1980 240D. - Vacuum system seems to work. I can lock and unlock all of the door from the *inside* by pushing down/pulling up on...
12 years ago 2
 
2001 s500 outside temp sensor misreads temp
hello, my friend has a 2001 s500. he's noticed the outside temp sensor has started misreading the temp. today it's about 70 degrees, but the sensor reads -36 degrees!! how do I fix this? should I...
12 years ago
 
W123 R134 Conversion
On the system there is a pressure sensor and a temperature sensor. I am assuming that the pressure sensor is to prevent the compressor from running if the refrigerant level gets too low. The...
12 years ago 8
 
94- MB E420- Clogged radiator, bad water pump or thermostat
Car is getting hot at stops then cools once moving, but still a little hotter than normal. When hot, at idle, fan looks like it's coasting, thought it was the fan clutch, but radiator is cool in front...
12 years ago 13
 
AMG wheel trade
I have a set of 17" staggered 5 spoke AMG wheels, 7.5 x 17 in the front and 8.5 x 17 in the rear. I've been running them on my '92 300D for a few years. What I'd like to do is trade the rears for a...
12 years ago
 
300D Won't Start
My '77 300D which usually runs great wouldn't start this morning. I tried jump starting it from my wife's car and it still wouldn't start. Electric clock, lights, etc., seem to have normal brightness....
12 years ago 4
 
1991 Mercedes 300 TE won't shift out of 1st help!
Hello All: I am a brand new subscriber as I am a brand new Mercedes owner. Long story short, I traded a case of books for a 1991 300 TE 4 Matic. I as told that the front suspension coil was broken...
12 years ago 11