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Forum: Tech Help 04-16-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,144
Posted By Machnumber2
I see. So far the info I have so far for the 2000...

I see. So far the info I have so far for the 2000 c230 MBZ

-Others in CA have this car
-They have not reported OBDII problems like this here
-The n.nuts techs that looked at the car, all of...
Forum: Tech Help 04-16-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,144
Posted By Machnumber2
THanks for your input. BTW I am in California...

THanks for your input. BTW I am in California and yes they do plug in the OBDII. After alot of searching one of the possibilities could be that the computer needs a firmware update. But the...
Forum: Tech Help 04-16-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,144
Posted By Machnumber2
Wanted to give an update. I put the key in the...

Wanted to give an update. I put the key in the ignition and turned it to on without started the engine. It seemed like all of the lights came on including the check engine light. When I start the...
Forum: Tech Help 04-16-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,144
Posted By Machnumber2
It is what the smog guys have been saying. Either...

It is what the smog guys have been saying. Either they don't have a clue or they are thinking about a different make of car I guess. I don't know for sure if the indicator lights work or not. Is...
Forum: Tech Help 04-15-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,144
Posted By Machnumber2
Regarding the tail pipe and obdII scan, I do not...

Regarding the tail pipe and obdII scan, I do not know if those were tested. I am sure they were
Forum: Tech Help 04-15-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,144
Posted By Machnumber2
I ask the same thing everytime is smogged and...

I ask the same thing everytime is smogged and resmogged. The tech guys basically don't know the reason, but say that it could be the radio. They say the radio on some cars is integrated into the...
Forum: Tech Help 04-15-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,144
Posted By Machnumber2
2000 C230 failed functional smog test...again

I have a 2000 MBZ c230 that has again failed the functional part of the smog test. I was not suprised as I have known about this issue as long as I have owned the car. Everytime I have to smog the...
Forum: Tech Help 04-03-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,517
Posted By Machnumber2
I am sorry Paul, what I said was uncalled for. I...

I am sorry Paul, what I said was uncalled for. I think people should be at least made aware of what is goind on in the new digital age. If they do not object to tracking and that type of thing,...
Forum: Tech Help 04-03-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,517
Posted By Machnumber2
I forgot to add to the devices that invade your...

I forgot to add to the devices that invade your privacy

-The upcoming wave of "smart" appliances
-Your "smart" electrical meter that can tell what appliances you use and when. Can determine if...
Forum: Tech Help 04-03-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,517
Posted By Machnumber2
Here is an interesting article on automotive...

Here is an interesting article on automotive privacy
Your car may be invading your privacy (http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/cars/2013/03/24/car-spying-edr-data-privacy/1991751/)

If guess what...
Forum: Tech Help 04-02-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,517
Posted By Machnumber2
Thanks for the info and feedback guys.

Thanks for the info and feedback guys.
Forum: Tech Help 04-01-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,517
Posted By Machnumber2
Disable "Tele Aid" Antenna

I could not find discussions on the Tele Aid antenna most MBZ come with over the last decade or so. I have not researched this but I think that is the antenna that is located on the roof of the...
Forum: Tech Help 12-19-2012, 11:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,164
Posted By Machnumber2
Yeah the MBZ prices for the mirrors do not seam...

Yeah the MBZ prices for the mirrors do not seam reasonable at all. What is the difference between Aspheric and Convex?

I have my mirrors, but no idea how to install them. I will try to do it this...
Forum: Tech Help 12-15-2012, 11:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,164
Posted By Machnumber2
I agree that there is a set procedure to...

I agree that there is a set procedure to "properly" adjust the mirrors. The implication being, if you have a blind spot, you did not properly set them. For this car, the proper position has a very...
Forum: Tech Help 12-15-2012, 02:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,164
Posted By Machnumber2
Thank you for sending that ebay item, that looks...

Thank you for sending that ebay item, that looks perfect! About time they made those. I cant wait to try them.

Yes, the US has lots of interesting laws, no question about it. Then when a...
Forum: Tech Help 12-13-2012, 04:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,164
Posted By Machnumber2
Would you have a model number or could you please...

Would you have a model number or could you please post a photo here of your mirrors? I need a better option than I have now and your mirrors sound interesting. Thanks
Forum: Tech Help 12-13-2012, 04:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,164
Posted By Machnumber2
I could not agree more, its complete nonsense to...

I could not agree more, its complete nonsense to use the plane mirror. The "good for the economy" theory is sounding more plausible to me.

Currently, I have a plane mirror with a stick on...
Forum: Tech Help 12-13-2012, 02:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,164
Posted By Machnumber2
I am not with this car. I am looking over my...

I am not with this car. I am looking over my shoulder to check the blind spot 100 times a day. This takes my eyes off the road in front of me though
Forum: Tech Help 12-13-2012, 04:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,164
Posted By Machnumber2
It is on the driverside, I believe I have them...

It is on the driverside, I believe I have them adjusted properly. There have been a large number of complaints about the mirrors/blindspots. I imagine that there may be a very exact perfect...
Forum: Tech Help 12-12-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 615
Posted By Machnumber2
Thanks for the idea. I might do something like...

Thanks for the idea. I might do something like that. I want to see if I can find a part so that the car still looks stock. I am suprised that they didnt offer that visor to begin with. Perhaps a...
Forum: Tech Help 12-11-2012, 12:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,164
Posted By Machnumber2
2000 C230 Mercedes Blindspot

I posted about this before but just wanted to check back in. I love the car, a great car, but the blind spot is something else. A school bus could pretty much hide in the blind spot. I cannot...
Forum: Tech Help 12-11-2012, 12:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 615
Posted By Machnumber2
2000 C230 Driver Side Visor

Hello,
Driver side visor in my C230 works fine but it does not extend along the shaft out like the visor did on my 1988 190e. With my C230, when I put the visor against the drivers side window, it...
Forum: Site Feedback 12-07-2012, 03:00 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 59,749
Posted By Machnumber2
I am really sorry to hear this news about Phil,...

I am really sorry to hear this news about Phil, my condolences to everyone who knew him.
Forum: Tech Help 05-04-2011, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 774
Posted By Machnumber2
Thanks for the reply's. I ordered the small...

Thanks for the reply's. I ordered the small retangular mirrors as well but have not yet installed them. I just wanted to see if I could somehow keep the appearance of the car as stock as possible.
Forum: Tech Help 05-04-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 774
Posted By Machnumber2
2000 C230 - Great Car but really bad blind spots due to mirrors

I would really l like to replace the drivers side and passenger side mirrors on my 2000 C230. I love the car, but the blind spots on each side seem very very bad for a car. No matter how I adjust...
Forum: Tech Help 01-23-2010, 01:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,906
Posted By Machnumber2
I am in So. California, very mild weather not...

I am in So. California, very mild weather not too cold not too hot. I have had batteries last 4+ years for me here.
Forum: Tech Help 01-22-2010, 11:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,906
Posted By Machnumber2
I hope its not the battery, its around 2 years...

I hope its not the battery, its around 2 years old, maybe 2 1/2 it should have plenty of life left or there is an electrical problem somewhere although the car seems fine otherwise.
On another note...
Forum: Tech Help 01-22-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,906
Posted By Machnumber2
Well I figured the filters were likely to be...

Well I figured the filters were likely to be pretty dirty anyway since they have not been replaced since we have owned the car.

We did try all the sliders, I even shined a flashlight in there to...
Forum: Tech Help 01-21-2010, 11:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,906
Posted By Machnumber2
The car also experiences these symptoms... The...

The car also experiences these symptoms...
The windows roll up very slowly, especially the front passenger window. Occasionally in the morning when the car is first started, the engine will turn...
Forum: Tech Help 01-21-2010, 11:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 25,748
Posted By Machnumber2
I thought I would add my photos as well. Cabin...

I thought I would add my photos as well.
Cabin filter(s) change for a 1996 e320.

Post# 8 of the following thread.
http://www.peachparts.com/shopforum/showthread.php?t=269621
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