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Forum: Tech Help 05-31-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,236
Posted By floatingboy
I know this thread is super old but for anybody...

I know this thread is super old but for anybody reading, the 6.3 and the 600 both have a K4B 050 4 speed trans. 050 is the torque rating, meaning that it is stouter than the other xxx025 and xxx040...
Forum: Middle Atlantic - US (DC,DE,MD,PA,VA,WV) 03-27-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 26,590
Posted By floatingboy
Potomac Classic Autoworks in downtown Rockville...

Potomac Classic Autoworks in downtown Rockville specializes in Benzes from the '50s through the early '90s. In business since 2009.

www.daswrench.com
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 09-10-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 368
Posted By floatingboy
WTB: W123 driver floor mat - Henna

Title just about says it all. Later velour style, good condition.

Thanks!
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 08-04-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,564
Posted By floatingboy
From what I can tell, I need #40 in this diagram...

From what I can tell, I need #40 in this diagram (no PN listed/NLA or only part of kit).

http://i38.photobucket.com/albums/e105/birdrs/hitch.png
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 08-04-2016, 08:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,564
Posted By floatingboy
Yep, this is the part I have figured out. ...

Yep, this is the part I have figured out. Actually the holes along the unibody frame rail are there already. Good old MB plans for all possibilities!

What I can't tell yet is how the bumper skin...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 08-04-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,564
Posted By floatingboy
I wonder if you're as smart as you think you are,...

I wonder if you're as smart as you think you are, because I'm certainly not as dumb as you think I am.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 06-09-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,906
Posted By floatingboy
EJHumber, a tensioner is in good shape if it is...

EJHumber, a tensioner is in good shape if it is still strong.

To all: I am a friend of the owner and personally very familiar with this car. Kevin is the IDEAL car owner. He is the guy you...
Forum: Tech Help 05-17-2016, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,216
Posted By floatingboy
I REALLY wish I had read this before wasting the...

I REALLY wish I had read this before wasting the last 20-30 minutes in frustration. Worked first try. Thanks.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 10-09-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 507
Posted By floatingboy
WTB: Ponton subframe crossmembe

Hi all

I am in need of a rear crossmember for a front subframe on a 220S/SE or 220a ponton. W180 or W128 chassis. It would need to be cut out of the subframe. Can anybody help?

Thanks!

Rob
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 08-26-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By floatingboy
Nope. I run my own little shop in Potomac, MD. ...

Nope. I run my own little shop in Potomac, MD. This car belonged to a customer. Body was rough and trans started to go so I advised him not to put any more money into the car. He's since...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 08-26-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By floatingboy
Sorry for the delay. Head is a #14. About 250k...

Sorry for the delay. Head is a #14. About 250k miles. Engine purrs pretty well once warmed up and has very good power (I have plenty of OM603 experience to compare it to). With rebuilt/new...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 08-18-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By floatingboy
OM603 Motor Complete

Pulled from a car with a failing trans. Motor is strong and has had no problems. In Potomac, MD, outside of DC. Can deliver to a reasonable distance. Asking $600 obo.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 02-17-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,485
Posted By floatingboy
Do yourself a big favor and read this: ...

Do yourself a big favor and read this:

Mercedes-Benz Transmission, Steve Brotherton, ImportCar, February 2002 (http://www.continentalimports.com/ser_ic20242.html)

And also this:

Diesel...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 02-13-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 765
Posted By floatingboy
Including a "before" pic so you can see what it...

Including a "before" pic so you can see what it was like.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 02-13-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 765
Posted By floatingboy
1985 500SEL - Fix up or part out - DC Area

My once pretty nice '85 500SEL got wrecked (by me). It is strictly front end damage--core support, hood, bumper, wrinkled the fenders a little, radiator, fan, condenser. I have all of the...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 02-02-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,480
Posted By floatingboy
bump. Car has 5 brand new Bosch glow plugs as of...

bump. Car has 5 brand new Bosch glow plugs as of 1/29/14.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 01-02-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,480
Posted By floatingboy
bump

bump
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 01-02-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,032
Posted By floatingboy
You may want to change the title of the thread. ...

You may want to change the title of the thread. A 300TD is a wagon. You have a 300D. The fact that it is a turbo is usually indicated as "300DT", making a wagon a "300TDT".

Good luck!
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 12-12-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,480
Posted By floatingboy
By "tweaks" I didn't mean anything major. I...

By "tweaks" I didn't mean anything major. I adjusted the turbo wastegate a bit and also stretched the spring on the bypass valve on the injection pump back to its correct length. I believe this is...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 12-12-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,480
Posted By floatingboy
I didn't do the manual windows. And the sunroof...

I didn't do the manual windows. And the sunroof is not manual, and is also not working very well at all. You have to really help it to open and close because the cable is stripped, or a gear in the...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 12-11-2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,480
Posted By floatingboy
Interior photos:

Interior photos:
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 12-11-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,480
Posted By floatingboy
FS: 1985 300D - DC area

1985 Mercedes Benz 300D. This car has been my daily driver for over a year now and has been very reliable. It was in a state of extreme neglect when I picked it up and I've slowly been bringing it...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 12-10-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 596
Posted By floatingboy
i have a bamboo 123 driver's door panel. will...

i have a bamboo 123 driver's door panel. will have to double check condition. do you still need it?
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 12-10-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 776
Posted By floatingboy
Where are you located? I have an 85 300D that is...

Where are you located? I have an 85 300D that is a reliable car. It has been my daily driver for the last year and a half. It's not the prettiest, but it's a decent 20-footer when it's cleaned up....
Forum: Diesel Discussion 11-02-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 70,283
Posted By floatingboy
The best explanation of knocking noises from the...

The best explanation of knocking noises from the rear comes from the manual. Scroll down to page 5 of PDF attachment.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 08-11-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,212
Posted By floatingboy
Sorry for the delays. Been super busy. I've...

Sorry for the delays. Been super busy. I've returned emails but if you're still waiting to hear from me, please let me know. Curt, I know the left rear window regulator is in sorry shape, quite...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 07-26-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,212
Posted By floatingboy
1984 300TD Parts Wagon

Wrecked car. Engine is spoken for but has a trans. All seats good (but are from an 83 so earlier style. Misc things available like SLS parts, etc. Also has a 2.88 differential.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 07-26-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 487
Posted By floatingboy
May have one but am on the east coast (DC area). ...

May have one but am on the east coast (DC area). Are you willing to pay for freight?
Forum: Diesel Discussion 03-05-2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,069
Posted By floatingboy
I'm going to second Brian Carlton here by saying...

I'm going to second Brian Carlton here by saying that maximum difference in rear height on a 126 car is going to be from springs, and to a limited extent, shocks, if they have gone bad. I never see...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 03-04-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 614
Posted By floatingboy
I have one that came off a 722.418 (1990 300D...

I have one that came off a 722.418 (1990 300D 2.5) trans that had a bad front pump. It should be a good match for you.
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