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Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 06-11-2007, 01:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 314
Posted By boili
450sl 1972 engine parts for sale

I have a 4,5 l sl engine that has bad cam towers. The cams I think can still be used if cleaned up. Some metal transfer on bearing surfaces. The engine run fine until the cams didn't get oil and the...
Forum: Tech Help 05-18-2007, 10:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 611
Posted By boili
I'm pretty sure because the one cam I can see...

I'm pretty sure because the one cam I can see thru the oil filler hole has deep groves. On Sat I'll take off the cover to check the entire camshaft. Maybe I'm lucky and it's only a bad rocker.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 05-18-2007, 01:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 13,647
Posted By boili
Now you got me all concerned. My 500sel has 215k...

Now you got me all concerned. My 500sel has 215k miles with original chain. The only noise I hear is from a lifter. It comes from the right bank and I think the camshaft is worn. I haven't checked it...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Performance Paddock 05-18-2007, 12:37 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 70,820
Posted By boili
My first high speed experience was with my...

My first high speed experience was with my friends Ferrari 365 GT 2+2 on German Autobahn. Topped out at 155mph. That was in 1974 when I was 21. It was fast then and now almost any Volkswagen can go...
Forum: Tech Help 05-18-2007, 12:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 611
Posted By boili
Camshaft 500sel replacement

The right camshaft of my 500sel (1985) needs to be replaced. Can I replace it with any MB camshaft? I have 2 camshafts le & re. from a 1972 4.5l engine. Do they fit? Can camshafts be reground? The...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 05-17-2007, 01:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 431
Posted By boili
W107 hood and trunk lid for sale

I have a hood and trunk lid for sale from a 1978 350SLC.
not sure what to ask for. Email me.
Forum: Tech Help 05-17-2007, 01:25 AM
Replies: 672
Views: 94,376
Posted By boili
Bought in 2001 a 1985 500sel with 100k for $7,500...

Bought in 2001 a 1985 500sel with 100k for $7,500 and now has 215k miles. Car was mint and still is almost mint. I think is was a good deal. Only major investment was a/c compressor.
Forum: Vintage Mercedes Forum 05-17-2007, 12:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,486
Posted By boili
I'm trying to do the same swaping the 4.5l (1972)...

I'm trying to do the same swaping the 4.5l (1972) with a euro 3.5 incl. tranny (1978). At closer inspection I've realized that injection systems are different. Now I'm not sure if it will be a...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 07-20-2006, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By boili
The SLC is a rust bucket with only 65k miles and...

The SLC is a rust bucket with only 65k miles and not worth fixing. All mechanical components and interior are good. The body of my SL is in very good shape and therefore I thought swaping the engine...
Forum: Tech Help 07-20-2006, 02:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 466
Posted By boili
Angry 350sl with 4.5l - bad engine

The engine of my 1972 350sl (4.5l) run without oil pressure now is history. I have a 1978 euro 350slc and think of swapping entire drive train including rear end. Is there an easy way? Like dropping...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 07-20-2006, 02:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By boili
350sl with 4.5l - bad engine

The engine of my 1972 350sl (4.5l) run without oil pressure now is history. I have a 1978 euro 350slc and think of swapping entire drive train including rear end. Is there an easy way? Like dropping...
Forum: Tech Help 01-04-2006, 09:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,676
Posted By boili
E320 not starting

My MB does the same. What is a OVP? and any idea if it's in the same place as the E320 1994?
tks, Marcel
Forum: Tech Help 01-04-2006, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 587
Posted By boili
e320 not starting

I read the code from the led. the engine service light is also on.
Forum: Tech Help 01-04-2006, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 587
Posted By boili
E320 1994 not starting

My E320 will sometimes not start after the engine was shut off. The engine is cranking but not firing. After 5-10 min wait the engine will start and run normally as nothing was wrong. I did read the...
Forum: Vintage Mercedes Forum 11-19-2005, 02:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,106
Posted By boili
engine swap

I want to do it the other way. Put a 450 into my 500sel. Does tranny etc fit? Any ideas?
Forum: Tech Help 11-19-2005, 01:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 533
Posted By boili
swap 5.0l with w116 4.5l engine - input welcome

Can I put a 450sel 1977 engine and tranny into a 1985 500sel? Has someone done that? What needs to be changed?
Please help.
tks, Marcel
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 12-13-2003, 04:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,213
Posted By boili
fuel pump relay

Get a fuel pump relay for german model. That'll let you rev higher because engines have higher output.

:) boili
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 12-13-2003, 04:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 363
Posted By boili
Exclamation timing chain for 380sl/380sel

Have original mb timing chain on ebay. for newer dual timing chain engines. new in box.
check item no:
...
Forum: Tech Help 11-11-2002, 12:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 601
Posted By boili
yes, I'm talking about the floor vent in the...

yes, I'm talking about the floor vent in the front well and under the seat. Could it also be the control unit rather the servo?
boili
Forum: Tech Help 11-09-2002, 09:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 601
Posted By boili
floor vents are closed

As it's getting cooler now, I have discovered that the floor vents don't work. Anyone has an idea where to look for the problem?
tks, boili

ps; 500sel 1985:)
Forum: Tech Help 11-09-2002, 09:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 953
Posted By boili
engine surge

Hi, I have a 500sel that does exactly the same. all wires, caps, plugs, ignitation control unit, rpm control unit are new and no difference. I gave up on it... since it doesn't happen too often....
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 06-03-2002, 10:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 365
Posted By boili
shocks wanted

Who has good prices on shock for w126 1985?
tks, Marcel
Forum: Tech Help 04-26-2002, 09:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,642
Posted By boili
I have a 500sel '85 and run only 87octane....

I have a 500sel '85 and run only 87octane. Everything else is wasting money.
Newer cars usually have electronic ignation with knocking sensors to avoid engine damage. If the sensor signals knocking ...
Forum: Tech Help 04-26-2002, 09:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,642
Posted By boili
I have a 500sel '85 and run only 87octane....

I have a 500sel '85 and run only 87octane. Everything else is wasting money.
Newer cars usually have electronic ignation with knocking sensors to avoid engine damage. If the sensor signals knocking ...
Forum: Tech Help 04-19-2002, 11:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 420
Posted By boili
fluids 500sel '85

I want to change transmission and axle fluids. What is recomended by mb?
The car has now 127k miles and fluids were never changed. What's about synthetic ATF and axle fluids?
tks, marcel
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 04-19-2002, 12:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 572
Posted By boili
I'm interested. does it fit in 500sel '85? and...

I'm interested. does it fit in 500sel '85? and how much?
marcel
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 04-19-2002, 12:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 497
Posted By boili
clutch/pulley air pump 500sel '85

anyone has a pulley with clutch for sale? Don't need solenoid.
tks, Marcel
Forum: Tech Help 04-17-2002, 09:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 838
Posted By boili
What are you talking about? Illinois hounded me...

What are you talking about? Illinois hounded me till I finally got the emissions to work fine on my car. They care.

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Not where I live and that's in IL.
Marcel
Forum: Tech Help 04-17-2002, 12:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 838
Posted By boili
good idea. will take out belt. here in il nobody...

good idea. will take out belt. here in il nobody bothers about it.
marcel
Forum: Tech Help 04-17-2002, 12:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 466
Posted By boili
Smile Thank You!

I just wanted to say "Thank you" to all of you who take the time to answer all these questions and to the owner of this site for their service.
Marcel
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