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Forum: Tech Help 06-27-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 672
Posted By Wodnek
Servicing the 7 speed transmission

Hello,
I have two cars with the 7 speed fill from the bottom transmission.
07 gl cdi
14 e350
Both due for the trans service.
I was quoted a price of 450 for the gl (red fluid) and 525 for the...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 03-02-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,587
Posted By Wodnek
There are a ton of 05-06 CDI cars out there on...

There are a ton of 05-06 CDI cars out there on Craigslist and Facebook marketplace. Most around 5000. A few at 10,000.
I am still loving mine but it will hit 300,000 miles around April. How far...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 03-02-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 281
Posted By Wodnek
Considering a 10-12 w212 bluetec

My 05 Cdi should turn 300,000 miles around April. I am considering a w212 with the bluetec v6. Really I would like the 2.1 4 cyl, but the prices are too steep.
Plenty of examples of the pre...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 01-22-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,444
Posted By Wodnek
I bought this car. Miles are near 250,000. ...

I bought this car. Miles are near 250,000. Looks better than most of these that i see around Wisconsin. Best optioned Diesel of this era, that i have seen.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-09-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By Wodnek
Here is a stock picture, and i circled the part.

Here is a stock picture, and i circled the part.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-08-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,952
Posted By Wodnek
I had one fail just out of warranty (2005). ...

I had one fail just out of warranty (2005). about a $1500 repair for me. i just marked it down as a cost of owning it. i knew about SBC when i bought it, and i chose to accept the risk, on my car,...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-08-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 894
Posted By Wodnek
If I were to get the MB II Isoft setup, could I...

If I were to get the MB II Isoft setup, could I change my own injector? Service Brakes?
My trusted indy is in the hospital, and may never return to work.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-08-2016, 12:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By Wodnek
OK, i made a mis diagnosis of the issue. ...

OK, i made a mis diagnosis of the issue. Combustion gasses are not being expelled, raw diesel is, so the crack MUST be the issue.
Can one just order a new camp for the end of the injector? or am...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-07-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By Wodnek
Has anyone had any luck using 2 seals to increase...

Has anyone had any luck using 2 seals to increase the thickness when one just doesn't seem to be thick enough? I also read about using the Honda 2.2 seals, but they are challenging to find in the US.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-07-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,974
Posted By Wodnek
I replaced mine on my 87, 3 years ago, one was...

I replaced mine on my 87, 3 years ago, one was seeping oil a bit, but they did seem to work fine, as no difference was noted when putting in new billsteins.
I probably could have saved the mony...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 05-07-2016, 12:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By Wodnek
CDI Injector seal issues

Rewind 6 months ago, i had a serious case of Black death on #4 injector. I couldn't get the injector out, so i took it in. Then 2 months ago, i had the same injector seal blow again, this time with...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 04-02-2016, 06:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,568
Posted By Wodnek
all of what you said. Getting the engine hot...

all of what you said. Getting the engine hot when you need to pull the injector is the biggie. If i could redo it, i would get it warm and clean the area good. Then get it good and hot and pull...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 03-25-2016, 09:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 629
Posted By Wodnek
I can personally atest to this!

I can personally atest to this!
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-29-2016, 06:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,832
Posted By Wodnek
I met Tom W, and one other, can't think of his...

I met Tom W, and one other, can't think of his name.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-27-2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,730
Posted By Wodnek
Hornets nest in the air tube? (or mice/rats) ...

Hornets nest in the air tube? (or mice/rats)
in tank screen plugged and not allowing adequate fuel?
strip fuse ok in glow circuit?
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-27-2016, 05:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By Wodnek
PF 1055 ...

PF 1055
...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-27-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,377
Posted By Wodnek
Just be very careful on a 210. rust in the...

Just be very careful on a 210. rust in the spring perch area. Assuming its a Pennsylvania car, you may find the same as I found here in Wisconsin. The 211 is better protected from rust. Every...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-27-2016, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 327
Posted By Wodnek
Long Life Equal= 617, 606, 648, and slightly...

Long Life
Equal= 617, 606, 648, and slightly lower because of the head 603
All will get you to 250 easily, and plenty of 400,000 mile examples to be found

Serviceability
617, 603, 648, 606
...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-27-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,377
Posted By Wodnek
Buy whatever you can find in the best condition. ...

Buy whatever you can find in the best condition. Both are amazing on power and mileage. Completely different animal to drive.

07 - 7 speed, never seems to rev. does not sound like a diesel. ...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-26-2016, 11:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 606
Posted By Wodnek
Not very regular. once or twice a year is all. ...

Not very regular. once or twice a year is all. Platts garage is where I went.
If I had not had the parts with me, not sure how this would have ended up.

I am curious of one thing. If I had...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-26-2016, 08:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 606
Posted By Wodnek
Our 06 has 70,000 miles on it now. It hasn't...

Our 06 has 70,000 miles on it now. It hasn't needed anything. I pulled off the cover once, just to look for signs of black death when i changed the oil and fuel filter. With the mileage...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-25-2016, 09:52 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,149
Posted By Wodnek
I personally like the 87 300D. the OM603 turbo...

I personally like the 87 300D. the OM603 turbo is quite quick. Mileage about 29 on the highway, so you lose a bit from the later 124s. If not this, I would get a car with an OM 602 turbo. I have a...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-25-2016, 09:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 606
Posted By Wodnek
about 225,000 I bought 6 injector seals and...

about 225,000 I bought 6 injector seals and bolts back in summer because I had black death on one cylinder. I had it done. none of the other 5 showed signs, so i had just the one done. i tossed...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-24-2016, 09:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 606
Posted By Wodnek
05 E 320 CDI issue

A most interesting thing happened yesterday. I put the right foot down to get onto the freeway, and here a "pop" and the car develops a vibration in the drive train. I get off at the next exit,...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-20-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,018
Posted By Wodnek
There is a VERY good write up on the monowiper,...

There is a VERY good write up on the monowiper, right on this site (124 specific), facelifted 124s are a bit different in that seal thats glued to the windsheild.

PeachPartsWiki: Blower Motor...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-18-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 685
Posted By Wodnek
Every 124 I have had that creaked, it was the...

Every 124 I have had that creaked, it was the ball joint on that side.
Get it checked, if it lets loose, you will need a fender and a ball joint.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-18-2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By Wodnek
Are you serious??? Our two CDIs are the best...

Are you serious???
Our two CDIs are the best cars we have ever owned. Awesome in every way.
Power... fuel economy... comfort... options... solid feel... being able to do some service... ...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 02-07-2016, 09:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 507
Posted By Wodnek
Thumbs up You probably mentioned you had it on another...

You probably mentioned you had it on another post. He saw that, and messaged you for it. Even if he just joined yesterday, it wouldn't indicate foul play. Someone could be a lurker for 2 years,...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-02-2016, 10:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,367
Posted By Wodnek
You can make it much quieter by driving in a...

You can make it much quieter by driving in a hurricane.
50s tech diesel to the core. It seems glow plugs these days are such questionable quality.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-28-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 694
Posted By Wodnek
The # 14 head has a bad rap, but my 87 300D has...

The # 14 head has a bad rap, but my 87 300D has one, and so did my 87 300TD when i had it. Both are still on the road, and are good runners. Maintain the cooling system and tensioner, and a #14...
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