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Old 06-24-2003, 11:53 PM
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ANY Side Effects from richening my mixture???

Hello Board,

I was experiencing rough idle, hesitatation, and poor throttle response from my 1987 300E. I decided to use the allen screw and turn the air/fuel mixture to the right. It runs smooth now, but drinks gas a little more(I smell it out the exhaust too). Considering I have no multimeter, so I did it using my keen eye and ear. Are there any side effects to richening my mixture this way??
1987 mercedes 300E
1995 e320 conversion(hated the 300e grill)
HID/Xenon (D2S)
Keyless Entry
Monochromatic Paint (Custom Blue)
Smoked Tails
Flat Badged (front)
Debadged (rear)
custom "carbon fiber" console
18 inch HP EVO rims
Sold! Now I drive a Monte Carlo SS
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