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Forum: Diesel Discussion 08-23-2008, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 625
Posted By keithed
I also have a problem on my 96 E-320 with AC air...

I also have a problem on my 96 E-320 with AC air blowing on the driver side windshield vent only. The pod box with all the vacuum lines operating from it seems to be fine. At least upon opening and...
Forum: General Information 08-23-2008, 01:12 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 40,452
Posted By keithed
FYI most NAPA car part stores carry the Bosch...

FYI most NAPA car part stores carry the Bosch factory recommended MB non- resistor plugs for most all the MB's. If not they can get them in a day or so. At least that has been my experience. The...
Forum: Tech Help 07-28-2008, 10:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,076
Posted By keithed
Cool Did you ever figure out how to change the bulb....

Did you ever figure out how to change the bulb. It should not be rocket science, since the 420 SEL I owned was a 30 to 60 second job. Like you this newer E-320 plastic door opens, but it feels like...
Forum: Wheels & Tires 08-01-2004, 01:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,449
Posted By keithed
Yok AS 430

Spo 123

What price did they quote for the AS 430. Is this an H or V rated tire? Directional yes, no? You said the salesman said this was a brand new tire, just out? Thanks

Keith D
Forum: Wheels & Tires 07-30-2004, 11:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,192
Posted By keithed
Wink Conti Sport Contact

Bill

If you go to www.conti-online.com and go to products highlights you should be able to view all Conti top of line tires. The Sport Contact tires come OE on Europe's finest sports cars...
Forum: Wheels & Tires 07-29-2004, 11:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,192
Posted By keithed
Thumbs up Bill The Continental Conti Extreme Contact...

Bill

The Continental Conti Extreme Contact has very high rating, and also is V rated. It does come in 205-65VR15. Don't know if that size will work or not. After much research I have decided to go...
Forum: Tech Help 07-29-2004, 05:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 587
Posted By keithed
Continental info for 420 SEL

My wife ran over something in the interstate last night and punched a perfect hole in the center of the tire. I have been in the market for new rubber, as these have pretty well had it. I was wanting...
Forum: Performance Paddock 04-17-2004, 11:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,180
Posted By keithed
Hi Ryan Did a complete brake job about six...

Hi Ryan

Did a complete brake job about six months back. I used good OME aftermarket rotors and pads. These also were available with all factory original setup. Brake sensors were installed no...
Forum: Tech Help 01-30-2003, 06:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,019
Posted By keithed
Thumbs up sounds stupid I know

Philaguyen,

I noticed the same thing on the oil guage, when I went to take delivery of my 420 from my nephew. Not being a DIY'er he always had others service his MB. The neadle was at 3 bars,...
Forum: Tech Help 01-29-2003, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,198
Posted By keithed
Reentech

Reentech offers european stainless headers and down pipes and stainless mufflers, but the 3000.00 plus price tag for 25 hp gain does'nt seem worth it to me. Your model may or may not be available.
...
Forum: Tech Help 01-29-2003, 12:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 774
Posted By keithed
It could be worn bushings, but I think I would...

It could be worn bushings, but I think I would opt for one more go at the wheel balance, on the Hunter 9700 computer balancer. I almost threw away a perfectly good set of tires to buy a new set,...
Forum: Tech Help 01-28-2003, 11:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,404
Posted By keithed
Mike Dual airbags were on most if not all,...

Mike

Dual airbags were on most if not all, in 1989. It may have been an option though not really sure.

Keith
Forum: Tech Help 01-27-2003, 05:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 940
Posted By keithed
I would if it is the original with the miles and...

I would if it is the original with the miles and age on it, why not.

K
Forum: Tech Help 01-27-2003, 03:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,192
Posted By keithed
Barrie You said the chain guides and...

Barrie

You said the chain guides and tensioner were changed forty thousand miles ago. Does your engine compartment on the original parts have like a light brownish protectent sprayed on them. ...
Forum: Tech Help 01-27-2003, 12:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,192
Posted By keithed
Barrie This only supports what others have...

Barrie

This only supports what others have attacked me for in the past, on the issue of tensioners. One of the oldest and reliable independents here in town that does lots and lots and lots of...
Forum: Tech Help 01-24-2003, 02:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,582
Posted By keithed
Don't think your going to find them for less than...

Don't think your going to find them for less than 40 as you stated!

K
Forum: Tech Help 01-24-2003, 10:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 652
Posted By keithed
Paul From everything you've said, the price,...

Paul

From everything you've said, the price, the car, and condition I think you're looking at a great deal. I'd jump on this one myself as others have stated. Cheers

K
Forum: Tech Help 01-24-2003, 10:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 940
Posted By keithed
I also agree with ILUVMILS do the real seal also....

I also agree with ILUVMILS do the real seal also. You did say the transmission shifts and preformes great? That being the case after close inspection everything looks good, the new seal job should...
Forum: Tech Help 01-24-2003, 09:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,404
Posted By keithed
George For a 89 560SEL with 97000, its worth...

George

For a 89 560SEL with 97000, its worth between 12,000 and 13,500 dollars depending on condition. That jumps to about 14,500 and 16,500 for a 90 with same mileage. Again the condition. This...
Forum: Tech Help 01-23-2003, 11:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,192
Posted By keithed
Depending on what part of the country your in,...

Depending on what part of the country your in, the oil if min base may be to heavy. Your owners manual list 10W-40, 10W-50, and 15W-40. I use Amsoil 15W-40 myself which has great clinging power, and...
Forum: Tech Help 01-23-2003, 07:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 940
Posted By keithed
Cool I would opt for the seal replacement and drive...

I would opt for the seal replacement and drive with the extra 1600 dollars in my pocket. Of course make sure that you get a warranty in writing for the seal work being done.

K
Forum: Tech Help 01-23-2003, 07:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,073
Posted By keithed
I haven't tried the Redline but I have had great...

I haven't tried the Redline but I have had great results and 2mpg increase with the Lucas Upper Cylinder Lubricant with Injector Cleaners and Fuel Conditioners. It also treats 100 gallons of...
Forum: Tech Help 01-23-2003, 06:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,582
Posted By keithed
Others here I beleive it was hassman, posted the...

Others here I beleive it was hassman, posted the website which is www.sylvania.com/auto/silverstar.htm . Have been seriously considering a set myself. Plus a $10.00 rebate to boot. They are four...
Forum: Tech Help 01-23-2003, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,821
Posted By keithed
Volosong Can't beleive with gas leaking out...

Volosong

Can't beleive with gas leaking out the EHA valve and a smell in the cabin, this wonderful shop/mechanic said its not bad, you don't need to replace it? Whats up with that. I guess when...
Forum: Tech Help 01-23-2003, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,821
Posted By keithed
Al I agree with others the valve is probably...

Al

I agree with others the valve is probably going bad, thus the gas smell. It will only get worse and the gas smells stronger, trust me on this one. Been there, done that. There is always the...
Forum: Tech Help 01-23-2003, 06:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,192
Posted By keithed
If your in the cabin with door closed and you...

If your in the cabin with door closed and you hear it, it must be pretty loud. Can you have someone else crank it, while with the hood up you listen to make sure its not the tensioner or chain...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 01-22-2003, 04:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,473
Posted By keithed
Pete How many miles did you have on the...

Pete

How many miles did you have on the clock at the time you did all this work?

Keith
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 01-21-2003, 10:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By keithed
Talking And that steering wheel. Probably brake off in...

And that steering wheel. Probably brake off in your hand on a hard turn, he did make it himself. More American parts on it than in an American junk yard.
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 01-21-2003, 10:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,473
Posted By keithed
Pete I was not defending any car only making...

Pete

I was not defending any car only making a point. No other car that I have ever owned (which are many) compare to the Mercedes I own. Years ago the first time I rode and drove a MB, it was a...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 01-21-2003, 08:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,473
Posted By keithed
Pete For the most part I do agree with...

Pete

For the most part I do agree with your take on the Japenese cars vs the European cars. However having my first last and only Japenese car (1984 Toyota Celica GTS) with a 22R four cylinder...
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