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 ShopForum > Technical Information and Support > Diesel Discussion

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 04-17-2008, 11:13 PM
pizzachef's Avatar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: New Cumberland, PA
Posts: 833
Got my new euro bumper put on

After being rear ended, then having the bumper and left rear corner of the car pulled out by the body shop, then an unfortunate encounter with a telephone pole, I figured it was time to look for a new rear bumper. Euro wagon bumpers are hard to find, but one popped up in California..I guess it could have been farther away. So here's the before picture:


The left side isn't really the same as the right side, I think the body shop pulled the bumper out a little too much after the rear-ending.
Here's the after:


No more dent, and its a little straighter. A plus is it has both rear lights, my other one only had the reverse...but the innards are gone out of both of them. And on both of mine, the reflector was just a big rust ball when I got the car, and the US version of the rear lights doesn't have quite the same kind of reflector. So this is what I'm left with...



Can anyone help me out? Anyone have at least one euro rear light reflector that hasn't turned into a pile of rust? If not, I guess my aluminum foil will have to hold up a little longer.
__________________
1985 300TD-euro 352,000 mi
1974 240D (1?)52,000 mi - has a new home now
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 05:32 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2011 Pelican Parts - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page