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Forum: Tech Help 06-06-2019, 11:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 327
Posted By Stretch
If you can get it VHT make a decent primer and...

If you can get it VHT make a decent primer and various high temperature paints

(Their caliper paints are especially good)
Forum: Diesel Discussion 06-06-2019, 11:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Posted By Stretch
Unfortunately if the speedometer gearing doesn't...

Unfortunately if the speedometer gearing doesn't work in your 722.315 (? <= check) there is a possibility that this could be a sign of worse things to come. The rear end areas of these transmissions...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 06-06-2019, 11:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 246
Posted By Stretch
The bearings on the piston pumps can fail and...

The bearings on the piston pumps can fail and when they do they can make a mess of the place

Blindly replacing the pump isn't necessarily going to help - a co-conspirator is the intermediate shaft...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-28-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By Stretch
It looks OK to me - the best check after...

It looks OK to me - the best check after reassembly is to see if it still pumps within the prescribed specifications (see chap 27 if you can get it - ATSG or WIS info if you can get it - there's also...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-28-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 197
Posted By Stretch
Could well be shifter bushings - always do silly...

Could well be shifter bushings - always do silly simple (and cheap) first
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-28-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 278
Posted By Stretch
To the best of my knowledge there isn't an...

To the best of my knowledge there isn't an official way of checking the actual straightness of the propshaft. There is, however, a section in the FSM for straightening the chassis (for example after...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-27-2019, 04:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 415
Posted By Stretch
I might be wrong but it sounds like you might...

I might be wrong but it sounds like you might need some cleaning tips!


Cleaning is boring but it is the best way to keep an eye on things - you are bound to find things when you clean a car - in...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-26-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,024
Posted By Stretch
I understand that people want "made in Germany"...

I understand that people want "made in Germany" but there is potentially a difference between that and a label that just says "Germany" - "Germany" is the Febi trick - Febi might be a company that is...
Forum: Bodywork - Repair, Paint, Tools, Tips & Tricks 05-26-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 471
Posted By Stretch
Never tried it - can't get it here No...

Never tried it - can't get it here



No miracles allowed (!)
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-26-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 278
Posted By Stretch
There is a common misunderstanding about these...

There is a common misunderstanding about these Mercedes drive lines. I think it is because when people see a universal joint (UJ) they immediately they assume that the the UJ is being used in a...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-21-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,114
Posted By Stretch
If you haven't got a pit or a lift then I...

If you haven't got a pit or a lift then I advocate doing more work and removing the engine.

It is more work (though to be fair a 240D doesn't have many tricky wires to label!) but it is safer for...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-20-2019, 04:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 402
Posted By Stretch
My vote is for a stuck brake piston - though it...

My vote is for a stuck brake piston - though it is always best to check fixings / mountings / rubber parts if a car has been sitting for a while.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-20-2019, 04:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By Stretch
In your other thread you show a serious over...

In your other thread you show a serious over heating problem on one of the brakes - I'd fix that first and then see if there's still some weird **** going on at 40 - 50 mph
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-20-2019, 04:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 216
Posted By Stretch
Three possible problems that I can think of ...

Three possible problems that I can think of


1) There's something wrong with the rest of the steering system - steering dampers for example can cause some weird **** - probably not the case if it...
Forum: Tech Help 05-19-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 532
Posted By Stretch
Comforting words here => ...

Comforting words here =>

https://ralphhosier.wordpress.com/2011/10/02/de-mystifying-the-jaguar-v12/

If you haven't already got the engine and the plan is to use as much of the original systems...
Forum: Tech Help 05-19-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 532
Posted By Stretch
No in-depth knowledge though I've seen quite a...

No in-depth knowledge though I've seen quite a few with high miles. Though in Europe due to high fuel costs they don't often get the use that say a diesel would - this means lower mile examples are...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-17-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,652
Posted By Stretch
It isn't the easiest information to access with...

It isn't the easiest information to access with out a flash player that they happen to be using at the moment...


...so I've added direct links to the PDFs on startek for the non turbo chapter...
Forum: General Information 05-17-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 26,958
Posted By Stretch
OM61X NON TURBO chapter 7

07.1 - Diesel injection system

001 (https://www.startekinfo.com/StarTek/outside/12265/disc_2/program/Engine/615/07-001.pdf) Survey model -- engine -- inejection pump
010...
Forum: Restoration Projects & Long-Term Builds 05-17-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 28,790
Posted By Stretch
Hash tag still coking about piling it high! ...

Hash tag still coking about piling it high!


http://www.peachparts.com/shopforum/attachment.php?attachmentid=152449&stc=1&d=1558106452
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-17-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 231
Posted By Stretch
X2 Absolutely don't remove the IP! ...

X2


Absolutely don't remove the IP!


See the links posted by Diesel911 or the FSM
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-16-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,046
Posted By Stretch
I'd check the idle speed after you've done all...

I'd check the idle speed after you've done all the service things like fuel filters etc
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-16-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 231
Posted By Stretch
If there is a bit as in a fraction of a mm then I...

If there is a bit as in a fraction of a mm then I guess it probably won't have too much of an influence on the system. If it is flopping about like washing on a line then you should already know the...
Forum: Bodywork - Repair, Paint, Tools, Tips & Tricks 05-16-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 471
Posted By Stretch
The POR15 / KBS type stuff was very popular on...

The POR15 / KBS type stuff was very popular on this forum a few years back.

I've used it quite extensively on parts of my W123 and to be honest I don't think it was worth the effort. I think...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-15-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 377
Posted By Stretch
If you are looking for ends that seem to be...

If you are looking for ends that seem to be hidden in looms and you're not sure where they go the only way I know is to get a multimeter and start performing continuity checks

I assume the wiring...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-15-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,046
Posted By Stretch
Actually yes - often the ones that need a good...

Actually yes - often the ones that need a good clean come cheaper than the ones that have been tarted up
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-15-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 231
Posted By Stretch
Inside the regulator there is a membrane which on...

Inside the regulator there is a membrane which on this forum is often referred to as the "pig's bladder" - when this breaks / has a hole in it you get the symptoms you describe.


Check the...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-15-2019, 04:07 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,046
Posted By Stretch
What can happen with the vacuum system is that...

What can happen with the vacuum system is that oil gets past the pump and into the system itself. There is meant to be a check valve (as they say here) == non return valve that sometimes falls victim...
Forum: Vintage Mercedes Forum 05-14-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By Stretch
Sorry to mention the FSM again - but the throttle...

Sorry to mention the FSM again - but the throttle linkages need to be measured and adjusted as specified in the book.


It is also worth checking all of the resilient drive line bushings and...
Forum: Vintage Mercedes Forum 05-14-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By Stretch
The "better" Helicoil versions are called...

The "better" Helicoil versions are called Time-sert or other brand names with "sert" stuck on the end. They are not cheap.

The safest way to fix is to remove the head - people try and mess about...
Forum: Vintage Mercedes Forum 05-14-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By Stretch
I wouldn't expect the chain to be a problem on...

I wouldn't expect the chain to be a problem on the M130 - even though I have never worked on one - the diesel engines of that period had more chain elongation / stretch problems so much so Mercedes...
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