Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help




Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Tech Information and Support > Diesel Discussion

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-03-2004, 03:22 PM
TTaM's Avatar
***********
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Posts: 776
w115 squeak

I have a 1976 240D with 250K miles. The shocks were replaced roughly 10K miles ago. The car has now developed a squeak. It happens upon getting in or out of the car, over rough bumps, or when the wheel is turned. It sounds like it is coming from the front drivers wheel area. Is this a sign of a need for springs, or something else?

Thanks
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 08-06-2004, 02:22 AM
300SDog's Avatar
gimme a low-tech 240D
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: central ky
Posts: 3,602
Rubber suspension bushings would be my guess. You might eliminate the squeek just by spraying rubber parts with some kinda silicone rubber lubricant. Another culprit could be anti-sway bar rubber mounts, so check them too.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-06-2004, 04:57 AM
kmaysob's Avatar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: mesa az
Posts: 1,673
ball joints
__________________
have no worries.....President Obama swears "If you like your gun, you can keep it
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:17 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page