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Old 01-29-2013, 02:20 PM
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Ground strap

Originally Posted by Stugist View Post
Didn't know there was a grounding strap down there...I'll take a look when I get home from work. Easy to spot?
Easy for me, maybe, but I know what I'm looking for. If I were looking for the first time it might be a different story. Here's a picture of my '96 E300D, taken during a starter motor operation. The ground strap or wire is pretty obvious. I don't know how different your '79 is, I've never seen one underneath.



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