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Forum: Diesel Discussion Yesterday, 12:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,369
Posted By Skid Row Joe
This ^^^^

This ^^^^
Forum: Diesel Discussion 12-06-2020, 11:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 525
Posted By Skid Row Joe
One of many that are perfect. I'm using Delo...

One of many that are perfect. I'm using Delo diesel synthetic. Cheaper than Mobil 1.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 12-06-2020, 11:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,516
Posted By Skid Row Joe
It's due @ 375,000 miles. You don't know how it's...

It's due @ 375,000 miles. You don't know how it's been driven...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 12-06-2020, 10:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 654
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Sounds right. I owned one from new. For...

Sounds right. I owned one from new.

For those guessing @ their top end; they're governed, so you're not going to get their top end.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 12-06-2020, 10:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 525
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Use diesel specific synthetics. Walmart sells...

Use diesel specific synthetics. Walmart sells diesel specific brands of synthetics. Both my diesels use them.

My Corvette calls for; a specific 5w-30 Mobil 1, and now a special 0w-40 Mobil 1, I...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 12-06-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 340
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Why 1 year? But do you have any examples to...

Why 1 year?

But do you have any examples to make such a claim?
Forum: Diesel Discussion 12-06-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 340
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Oil Filter age curiosity?

Do the paper element oil filters, ever disintegrate over time?

We've got two MB diesels that have gone 5+ years without an oil filter change.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 12-06-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By Skid Row Joe
:idea3: I've got room for A LOT more than...

:idea3:

I've got room for A LOT more than that, provided I can find them FS.

Congratulations!
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 12-06-2020, 06:28 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,422
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Neither one of your comments has anything to do...

Neither one of your comments has anything to do with my WTB CDIs, much less diesels. Take your comments to the proper forum.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 12-06-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,422
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Still looking for low miles 2006 CDIs.

Still looking for low miles 2006 CDIs.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz Cars For Sale 09-28-2020, 04:54 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,422
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Still looking for low, low miled 05/06 CDIs. Rare...

Still looking for low, low miled 05/06 CDIs. Rare these days.......few and far between. Should have moved on one or more ^^^^ years ago.
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion 09-28-2020, 04:26 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 6,371
Posted By Skid Row Joe
One year to go. 8% compounding, guaranteed...

One year to go. 8% compounding, guaranteed annually, by waiting.....
Forum: Diesel Discussion 09-28-2020, 03:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 507
Posted By Skid Row Joe
*Bookmarking* future reference.....

*Bookmarking* future reference.....
Forum: Diesel Discussion 09-28-2020, 02:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,261
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Doesn't sound like a vehicle I'd ever buy…..too...

Doesn't sound like a vehicle I'd ever buy…..too costly & repeatedly problematic. After only 90K miles......wow!:eek:
Forum: Diesel Discussion 09-28-2020, 02:44 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 6,436
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Used car prices are incredible these days. My...

Used car prices are incredible these days. My used C7 convertible M7 will garner more dollars now, than it did when new! However, I got an incredible deal on it off MSRP! GLWFAUC these days...… ...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 09-28-2020, 02:25 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,938
Posted By Skid Row Joe
The '05 & '06 E320 CDI equivalent in the EU is...

The '05 & '06 E320 CDI equivalent in the EU is the E250 CDI sedan. Powerful! Smaller liters - 2.5. 6-speed MTs available in the EU?


How did/do you dispose of a parts car?


I'm wondering...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 09-28-2020, 01:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 788
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Damn....just damn....what a lousy deal! I ought...

Damn....just damn....what a lousy deal! I ought to check mine...….
Forum: Diesel Discussion 09-07-2020, 08:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,073
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Some had to not be paying attention. but...

Some had to not be paying attention. but whatevers…..;)
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-19-2020, 01:17 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,626
Posted By Skid Row Joe
That's pretty damn fast! The new 2020 C8 does...

That's pretty damn fast! The new 2020 C8 does the 1/4 mile just a hair better, right out of the box.
2.6 sec. 0-60 mph is the best time I've seen. Incredible!!!

Regards 5,280 ft? The new...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-19-2020, 01:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,073
Posted By Skid Row Joe
It didn't "disintegrate." Those are called...

It didn't "disintegrate." Those are called crush zones. Mercedes-Benz designed their motorcars that way like 50+ years ago......:P
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-18-2020, 01:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 800
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Sure;)

Sure;)
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-18-2020, 01:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,073
Posted By Skid Row Joe
They'll never learn. Breaking the speed limit is...

They'll never learn. Breaking the speed limit is nothing to a lot of folks.. Darwin Award Winners.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-18-2020, 01:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,073
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Doubtful. Wear your seatbelt.;)

Doubtful. Wear your seatbelt.;)
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-18-2020, 01:28 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,626
Posted By Skid Row Joe
The book on the 99 E300 was 135 mph IIRC. "...

The book on the 99 E300 was 135 mph IIRC.

" " " " 05/06 E320 CDI is 161 mph. Cruises ALL DAY @ 145 mph.

I'll take an 05/06 CDI
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-18-2020, 01:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 800
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Engine is magnificent. So is the 727...

Engine is magnificent. So is the 727 transmission.

Changing/getting to the fuel lines under the intercooler tube is a PITA.
Rust in the doors.
Rust in the front shock towers.
Computer display...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-18-2020, 01:09 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,056
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Hogweed, Gotcha. So, that's the front fuse...

Hogweed,

Gotcha. So, that's the front fuse box of yours, (2006 E320) that now is live?
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-12-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,056
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Great stuff! I just don't follow how/where to...

Great stuff! I just don't follow how/where to change up the fuses to let the cigarettes orifice to Receive current.

One thing though......the trunk cavity has an orifice (cigarette lighter) but...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-12-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By Skid Row Joe
Jay-Bob, Perfect! Will advise with...

Jay-Bob,

Perfect! Will advise with results.👍
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-11-2020, 11:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By Skid Row Joe
W210 Moonroof?

'99 E300 moonroof only operates on 12 volt to OPEN the moonroof. Necessitating the use of the hand-crank tool to close. What's going on, and, what is the fix?
Forum: Diesel Discussion 07-11-2020, 11:48 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,056
Posted By Skid Row Joe
But isn't the issue that the blade key locks of...

But isn't the issue that the blade key locks of the sedan needed to be kept in good working order? I'll check mine of course. I've got the same challenge with my new Corvette's battery in the...
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