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Forum: Tech Help 02-09-2009, 09:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,665
Posted By dtanesq
Rear left. Has the wiggles (when the car is up...

Rear left. Has the wiggles (when the car is up on a lift you can grab the wheel and wiggle it, not so on the other side). Don't think it's any of the links, think it must be the bearing.

Thanks.
Forum: Tech Help 02-09-2009, 07:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,665
Posted By dtanesq
Approximate Cost, Wheel Bearing Replacement, 300TE

For a 1988 300TE. Anybody have a ballpark guess?

Thanks,
Forum: Tech Help 10-05-2007, 01:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,297
Posted By dtanesq
Thanks Doc. Very helpful.

Thanks Doc. Very helpful.
Forum: Tech Help 10-04-2007, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,297
Posted By dtanesq
E430 - Valve lifter/rocker/roller questions

Hi everyone. I haven't been here in forever, but I have a question for the more experienced in the group.

My wife owns a 1999 E430 with just over 81,000 miles on the clock. The car developed...
Forum: California / SouthWest - US (AZ/NV) 02-02-2006, 08:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,979
Posted By dtanesq
Bruce Strauss/OC

I'm going to repost this since it looks like it might have been misplaced in the forum rearranging....

My son has need of a tech in the Irvine/Orange County area. Can anyone tell me if Bruce...
Forum: California / SouthWest - US (AZ/NV) 01-23-2006, 06:06 PM
Replies: 682
Sticky: California
Views: 153,510
Posted By dtanesq
Bruce Strauss Autocare

Can anyone in Orange County tell me if Bruce Strauss Autocare (by John Wayne) is still a premiere shop in that area or if anything about it has changed within the last 5 years or so? I'm looking for...
Forum: California / SouthWest - US (AZ/NV) 01-23-2006, 06:04 PM
Replies: 682
Sticky: California
Views: 153,510
Posted By dtanesq
John at Silver Star is indeed very good, but...

John at Silver Star is indeed very good, but closer options are Chris Weisensee at Capital European or Tom Stephens at Stephens Service Center.

Chris' shop is just off Folsom at about 34th and...
Forum: Tech Help 01-21-2006, 08:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,480
Posted By dtanesq
I have the same issue with my 1988 TE as Ron does...

I have the same issue with my 1988 TE as Ron does with his. I've had all of the things looked at that Ron has and I even looked at the antenna motor. None of it seemed to be the culprit.

If you...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 01-19-2006, 05:53 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 4,714
Posted By dtanesq
G-Benz - You can have some of it, although we...

G-Benz - You can have some of it, although we want plenty on hand in case we need it against Carolina on Sunday. Long-time Seattle-ites are probably thinking that the weather is punishment for the...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 01-19-2006, 05:32 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 4,714
Posted By dtanesq
Whatever it is, it doesn't have to do with...

Whatever it is, it doesn't have to do with women's rights, equality or even gender. It has everything to do with civility and graciousness. I open the door for anyone who happens to be around when...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 01-18-2006, 08:09 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 4,714
Posted By dtanesq
To JCE

John - Great story. Good to read one of your posts again. I hope all is well with you.

For the rest of you - what I want in a girl is less than what I have. Take that to mean that I'm...
Forum: Tech Help 01-19-2005, 10:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,013
Posted By dtanesq
Paul: I thought Benz-LGB lives and works in...

Paul:

I thought Benz-LGB lives and works in the Inland Empire. Can you give him a recommendation for that area if I'm correct?
Forum: Tech Help 01-19-2005, 09:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,013
Posted By dtanesq
Others know better than I, but I'll suggest this:...

Others know better than I, but I'll suggest this:

I had a 300E with the same symptoms. Try another fuel pump relay and the overvoltage protection relay.


Try another mechanic.
Forum: Tech Help 01-19-2005, 09:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 476
Posted By dtanesq
I have mats similar to the Weathertech Floor mats...

I have mats similar to the Weathertech Floor mats in my kid, dog and airport car, the 300TE, which spent most of its early life in the Bay Area and is currently in the Pacific Northwest. The...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 08-04-2004, 04:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,940
Posted By dtanesq
Gilly - At first I thought you were...

Gilly -

At first I thought you were thinking of The Deer Hunter (Walken, et. al.) another good Vietnam-era film.

And to add to my list-

Toy Story
Forrest Gump
Shawshank Redemption
Glory
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 08-03-2004, 10:54 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,940
Posted By dtanesq
The Serious Answer

There are simply too many to list:

My absolute all-time favorites:

La Belle du Jour (Deneuve), Rear Window (Stewart and Kelly), Saving Private Ryan (Hanks, Damon), Rebecca (Olivier and...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 08-02-2004, 10:55 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,940
Posted By dtanesq
Any film with Grace Kelly, Catherine Denueve,...

Any film with Grace Kelly, Catherine Denueve, Audrey Hepburn, Tippi Hedren, or Natalie Wood.
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 06-22-2004, 08:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 674
Posted By dtanesq
As a lifelong Cubs fan, welcome to the club. You...

As a lifelong Cubs fan, welcome to the club. You might also have noticed that Chicago boasts a great number of real women who are able to drink beer with the best of them. A number of years ago, I...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 06-11-2004, 10:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,637
Posted By dtanesq
Do I love my job? NO! (I love the perks and...

Do I love my job? NO!

(I love the perks and the toys, though, so I'll keep it for awhile longer....!)
Forum: Tech Help 06-10-2004, 02:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 683
Posted By dtanesq
Peter - Thanks very much. I assume...

Peter -

Thanks very much.

I assume you mean your post/pictures regarding center vent removal to replace the thumbwheel light in the center vent. I think that'll get me where I want to go. ...
Forum: Tech Help 06-08-2004, 08:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 683
Posted By dtanesq
E320 - Interior trim advice

Folks - A little help please.

The prior owner had a stereo shop install a cellphone cradle for her Nokia phone. The cradle is anchored to something inside the center console by way of a metal...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 05-26-2004, 01:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 445
Posted By dtanesq
One could buy a nice W124 for what I spent...

One could buy a nice W124 for what I spent building my LeMond. Of course, the Victoire has more titanium in it...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 05-25-2004, 07:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 445
Posted By dtanesq
ThrillBilly: I recently spent a week in...

ThrillBilly:

I recently spent a week in Atlanta playing golf (Peachtree, East Lake, Atlanta Athletic, etc.) and was pleasantly surprised at the number of serious (-looking) road cyclists around...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 05-25-2004, 04:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,035
Posted By dtanesq
For JenTay

Can't believe I'm going to do this.

In terms of reality (as in working as a lawyer 20 years later...)

1. Undergraduate degree doesn't make a bit of difference. Trust me on this one. My...
Forum: Tech Help 05-24-2004, 02:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,770
Posted By dtanesq
Alll helpful. Thanks.

Alll helpful. Thanks.
Forum: Tech Help 05-20-2004, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,770
Posted By dtanesq
E320 Transmission Problems

Your comments please, about the following.

I have heard that Mercedes decided not to recommend transmission oil changes on the E320 and that at about 100,000 miles, they are usually toast. I'm...
Forum: Tech Help 05-18-2004, 08:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,499
Posted By dtanesq
I agree. I can't say I've saved money or avoided...

I agree. I can't say I've saved money or avoided large repairs, but I've come to know and hopefully understand a little more about my Benzes through this forum.

As for the tenor of the forum,...
Forum: Tech Help 04-28-2004, 06:32 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,478
Posted By dtanesq
Larry: I'd call you honest...and correct! ...

Larry:

I'd call you honest...and correct! I have to admit I was just closing up a call with my significant other (whom I think quite brilliant) when the email notice that you'd responded to the...
Forum: Tech Help 04-28-2004, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,006
Posted By dtanesq
In addition, you can remove the bench seats. If...

In addition, you can remove the bench seats. If your car is anything like my 1988 W124TE, after you remove the headrests from the seat backs and pull up on the black handles (located toward the rear...
Forum: Tech Help 04-28-2004, 05:37 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,478
Posted By dtanesq
Hate to bust in on this thread, but since my...

Hate to bust in on this thread, but since my comment relates to 124s, maybe you all will forgive me. Suginami's comments about the system going to full it interior temp is 4 degrees out of whack...
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