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 > Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-06-2017, 04:28 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2000
Posts: 128
Nardi adapter on 1977 450 SLC

I had to go to a shop to get the 22 mm nut off my 1977 450 SLC, so I can put a Nardi steering wheel on it.

One hour after taking off the old wheel the adapter arrived, the "new" universal adapter doesn't come with instructions, unlike the old 3320 adapter this one has an additional plate with two contact brass circular strips.

From the bottom of this extra plate are two contact wires. It looks like I need to pull out the two MB contacts.

Has anyone done this using the new 2802 adapter and any tips?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-06-2017, 09:55 PM
party's Avatar
Unregistered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2016
Posts: 329
The install should be the same. The brass slip rings make contact with the brushes inside the column and the wires go to the horn button.

Unless I'm missing something.

Also make sure you have a two contact horn button.
__________________
Watch him go!!! link

#dontdealwithkahlil
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-06-2017, 11:46 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2000
Posts: 128
Just the opposite the plate with the dual copper tracks goes against the bottom of the adapter. Two wires goes to the original contact brushes. Photo will come soon.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-09-2017, 06:41 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2000
Posts: 128
I got a 5/8 ID washer, it is enough to keep the adapter from locking up on the steering assembly. Washer was just a little thicker than the washer that was under the 22 MM nut on the original steering wheel.

Not sure if I will be using the washer or if I will cut the skirt of the adapter.
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 08:49 PM.


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