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Old 12-14-2003, 05:42 PM
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well, I ordered some Bilstein Comforts, front sway bar bushings and should hopefully have them installed this week.
My front lower control arm bushings are looking really worse for wear (rubber is all cracked) so they'll have to get replaced too- I presume that's a pro-shop job from the look of things. Anyone know how long the labour should be on those? Maybe i should do balljoints too while they're at it...

Hopefully the new shocks and bushings will help restore the handling.

Then I'll only have to replace the front cover (leaking), replace the leaking rear main seal, replace the motor mounts, fix the driver's side dash speaker, cure the harsh-shifting transmission, fit euro headlights and i'll be good to go.
remind me, why did i buy an old mercedes again?!:-)
1993 320TE M104

1983 230E W123 M102
1994 E300D S124 OM606 (x2)
1967 250SE W108 M129
1972 280se 3.5 W108 M116
1980 280SE W116 M110
1980 350SE W116 M116
1992 300E W124 M103
1994 E280 W124 M104
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