View Single Post
Old 02-17-2001, 08:49 AM
mbdoc mbdoc is offline
Join Date: Mar 1999
Location: Tucker, Ga USA
Posts: 12,153
I test the GAUGE by subsituting a varible resistor for the sending unit. You need a 0-100 ohm pot to duplicate what the sensor does. That way you can tell whether the sending unit or gauge is bad.
MERCEDES Benz Master Guild Technician (6 TIMES)
ASE Master Technician
Mercedes Benz Star Technician (2 times)
44 years foreign automotive repair
27 Years M.B. Shop foreman (dealer)
MB technical information Specialist (15 years)
190E 2.3 16V ITS SCCA race car (sold)
1986 190E 2.3 16V 2.5 (sold)
Retired Moderator
Reply With Quote