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Home Made Special Tools, This is where members can share how they made special tools

This link is NEW Special Mercedes-Benz Tools
Special Mercedes-Benz Tools - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum


All of the following are links to Home Made Special Tools:

If you have made a special tool, please share pictures and directions.

Accessory

Does anyone have stereo removal tools?
Does anyone have stereo removal tools? - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Air Intake

DIY smoke machine - diagnose vacuum and evap leaks
http://www.pontiacbonnevilleclub.com/forum/general-chat/topic35820.html

Special tool for running your diesel engine without the Turbo installed
Special tool for running your diesel engine without the Turbo installed

Body Electrical

Body Mechanical & Trim

Body Sheet Metal

Brake

Carburetion

Climate Control

w124 expansion valve removal
w124 expansion valve removal

Clutch

Cooling System

THE Definitive Block Heater Coolant Plug Removal Thread
THE Definitive Block Heater Coolant Plug Removal Thread - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

DIY 8mm fan clutch TOOL
http://www.peachparts.com/shopforum/diesel-discussion/292188-help-pls-1998-210-frozen-pulley-belt-off-out-luck.html#post2636972

R&R of Viscous Coupled Fan, Serpentine Belt Replacement W210 E300D
R&R of Viscous Coupled Fan, Serpentine Belt Replacement W210 E300D - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

1994 E320 Water Pump replace method
94 E320 Water Pump replace method - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

M103 stuck fan clutch bolt (home made tool)
M103 stuck fan clutch bolt - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Diesel Injection

OM60x bottom injection pump cover plate screw removal
Home Made Special Tools, This is where members can share how they made special tools

diesel pop tester
diesel pop tester | eBay

How to build a diesel injector pop tester
How to build a diesel injector pop tester - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Another DIY Diesel Injector Pop Tester
Another DIY Diesel Injector Pop Tester

Finally finished my over-engineered pop tester!
Finally finished my over-engineered pop tester! - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

power steering pump as injector pop tester
power steering pump as injector pop tester - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Easy homemade pop tester
Easy homemade pop tester - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Diesel injector nozzle POP test pump
Diesel injector nozzle POP test pump - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

anyone know how to use a diesel pop tester?
anyone know how to use a diesel pop tester? - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

$15 REdneck Slide hammer and Prechamber adapter (Pics)
$15 Redneck Slide hammer and Prechamber adapter (Pics) - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

DIY 617.9XX prechamber tools
DIY 617.9XX prechamber tools - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

OM615, 616, 617 prechamber tool
Prechamber and threaded ring threads

300 5cyl. homemade prechamber puller
300 5cyl. homemade prechamber puller - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

http://www.w124performance.com/service/W126/w126CD1/program/Engine/617/01-417.pdf

Drive Belts

W210 606 serp belt/tensioner replacement (home made fan bolt wrench + pulley holding tool)
W210 606 serp belt/tensioner replacement - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

home made tools for serpentine belt change? 1987 300D W124 (603 motor - non turbo)
home made tools for serpentine belt change? - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Driveshaft, Axle & Wheel bearing

Home made W123 and W126 rear wheel bearing nut tool
Rear Wheel Bearings 87' 560SL



Engine Electrical

Home made tool for removing starter
Home made tool for removing starter - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Glow plug disaster, 1999 E300D OM606 engine
Jake's 99 e300d Vegoil Conversion: Glow plug disaster

creative Glow plug Reamer
Club smart Car > How to change glow plugs & measure compression

Glow plug service tool kit
Glow plug service tool kit

glow plug reamer - pic
glow plug reamer - pic

Picture of a Homemade glow plug reamer
best glow plug ?

Homemade glow plug reamer?
http://www.peachparts.com/shopforum/diesel-discussion/262239-homemade-gloplug-reamer.html





Engine Mechanical

tool needed, cylinder liner removal tool for the 5 cylinder 617 diesel
tool needed, cylinder liner removal tool for the 5 cylinder 617 diesel

Mercedes harmonic balancer home made lock tool for center bolt removal
Mercedes harmonic balancer home made lock tool for center bolt removal - YouTube

diy Harmonic balancer puller
diy balancer puller

380SL Tension Rail Pin Removal
380SL Tension Rail Pin Removal - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Home Made M103 Valve Spring Compressor (post# 6 and # 14.
Tools - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Home made flywheel lock 103 engine 1991 190E 2.6L (post# 13)
M103 Help How Do You??? - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Self-made tool: Timing Chain loader
Self-made tool: Timing Chain loader - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Valve wrench info
Home made Valve adjustment wrench info - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Pictorial - Make valve adjustment wrenches
Pictorial - Make valve adjustment wrenches - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Make your own valve test gauge (V8)
Make your own valve test gauge (V8) - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Exhaust

Special tool for running your diesel engine without the Turbo installed
Special tool for running your diesel engine without the Turbo installed


Fuel Delivery

46MM = 1 13/16 socket

Northern Industrial JUMBO Socket — 46mm, 3/4in. Drive
http://www.northerntool.com/shop/tools/product_200384626_200384626?cm_mmc=Google-pla-_-Hand%20Tools-_-Sockets-_-558712&ci_sku=558712&ci_gpa=pla&ci_kw={keyword}
1 13/16 socket - Google Search

Daft W123 300D nut and bolts sizes
Daft W123 300D nut and bolts sizes


Fuel Injection

Steering

Stuck Key (home made tumbler release tool)
Stuck Key - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Suspension

My inexpensive w123 spring compressor
My inexpensive w123 spring compressor

Home-made $15 W124 rear knuckle - LCA Bushing Tool
Home Made Special Tools, This is where members can share how they made special tools
124 carrier bushing R&R
Mercedes W124 Rear Suspension Guide

W123 wagon rear trailing arm bushings R&R (trailing arm bushing tool)
W123 wagon rear trailing arm bushings R&R - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Homemade Spring Compressor
Homemade Spring Compressor - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

How I ended up fitting the bushings to my W123 300D LCA
How I ended up fitting the bushings to my W123 300D LCA - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Making the Mercedes shock absorber tool
Making the Mercedes shock absorber tool - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

About to replace front shocks on W107
About to replace front shocks on W107 - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

16vlv front lower control arm bushings
16vlv front lower control arm bushings - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Ball joints done! (home made lower ball joint press tool)
Ball joints done! - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Lower Ball Joint Separator for W123
Lower Ball Joint Separator for W123

Ball joint replacement using HF kit and home made adapter
Ball joint replacement using HF kit and home made adapter

Homemade strut socket tool
Homemade strut socket tool - Benzworld.org - Mercedes-Benz Discussion Forum

18.00 for a wheel mount guide?
http://www.peachparts.com/shopforum/showthread.php?p=1319847

Transmission and Differential

W210 Homemade dipstick for 722.6 transmission
W210 Homemade dipstick for 722.6 transmission - Benzworld.org - Mercedes-Benz Discussion Forum

Slip Joint Removal Tool
Slip Joint Removal Tool - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

Diagnostic TOOLS

Home brew code reader
Home brew code reader - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum

FYI: Free vacuum pump for testing.
FYI: Free vacuum pump for testing. - PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum


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