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Forum: Diesel Discussion Yesterday, 11:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 155
Posted By Junkman
I'll have to see whether my relative can get me a...

I'll have to see whether my relative can get me a deal. I'm cheap & at $336 each, they'd better give good lights and perhaps a kiss (or more). I sent an email to Daniel but haven't received his...
Forum: Diesel Discussion Yesterday, 07:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 60
Posted By Junkman
For those with broken plastic on door cards

This looks useful.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a9PQ9t59eOE
Forum: Diesel Discussion Yesterday, 07:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 425
Posted By Junkman
I have the original front 85SD MBTex seat set and...

I have the original front 85SD MBTex seat set and another unknown year leather 126 set of front seats. I called German Auto Tops and was told that the frame (both seat and back) interchange but the...
Forum: Diesel Discussion Yesterday, 03:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 58
Posted By Junkman
Next question - cloth door seals refurb

This car has a grey interior. The cloth door seals could work as is but better would be to clean or respraying and glue some of the places where the cloth has separated from the seal.



I was...
Forum: Diesel Discussion Yesterday, 02:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 55
Posted By Junkman
How to remove and reinstall 126 window chrome

I need to know how to safely remove the chrome on the outside of the 126 doors. This is the window chrome that is on the door and not the drip rail or anything else.


The chrome with the window...
Forum: Diesel Discussion Yesterday, 09:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 252
Posted By Junkman
Someone needs to print the little plastic...

Someone needs to print the little plastic interior parts that are brittle and break - Seat trim, plastic cover for the seat belt mount, sun visor clip etc. Then find an acceptable rattle can pant...
Forum: Diesel Discussion Yesterday, 09:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 155
Posted By Junkman
Let's talk 126 headlights

The paint is new. No point in keeping the old crappy sealed beams. In addition to relays, what do I need to help old eyes see at night?
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-13-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By Junkman
I've considered gluing and breaking the leg...

I've considered gluing and breaking the leg multiple times. It should hold once the leg is made of glue and very short pieces of plastic. JK - but I could.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-13-2021, 03:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By Junkman
Update, I went to install the newly repaired...

Update, I went to install the newly repaired bezel and the lower right leg snapped off with very little pressure.

The good news is that the repair held and the break was above where I had glued it...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-13-2021, 11:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By Junkman
My initial impression is that it will work. I...

My initial impression is that it will work. I smeared some of the JB Plastic Bonder onto the bezel. It didn't want to hold and I didn't have an easy way to support the legs while it set up. Next...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-12-2021, 09:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 328
Posted By Junkman
Rebuilding used to be considered normal procedure...

Rebuilding used to be considered normal procedure for clutch and brakes. Now parts are so cheap that buying new is normal.

I went through a couple of 126 master cylinders then bought one of the...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-11-2021, 10:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By Junkman
I was reinstalling the lock after new paint. How...

I was reinstalling the lock after new paint. How the pieces go back isn't really obvious. To the left of that part of the lock, there is a rod that slides across. Is that what's stopping it from...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-11-2021, 07:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 786
Posted By Junkman
The kit is Out of Stock. Around here, the stores...

The kit is Out of Stock. Around here, the stores are saving gloves for the medical profession. Harbor Freight more than doubled the price and the shelves are still empty.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-11-2021, 07:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By Junkman
I'm going to try using the JB Plastic Weld. It...

I'm going to try using the JB Plastic Weld. It is supposed to be strong but still allow some flex. I may fit a nail or something in the center to help hold the broken part in place. The broken...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-11-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 786
Posted By Junkman
Here's the link to his kit ($68) ...1 liter...

Here's the link to his kit ($68) ...1 liter Diesel Purge, tank/hoses and 1 liter Liqui Moly 10w-40 semisynthetic oil.


5 liter of the 10w40 is $38 on Amazon. Diesel Purge is ~ $10.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-10-2021, 07:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 786
Posted By Junkman
Are we equating the new, store bought veggie oil...

Are we equating the new, store bought veggie oil with WVO?

Also, my understanding from the vid is that the oil was 10w-40 with moly included. I haven't explored WVO and probably won't unless...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-10-2021, 08:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 786
Posted By Junkman
His vid shows 10w 40.

His vid shows 10w 40.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-09-2021, 09:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,526
Posted By Junkman
Only the front windshield is available new. I...

Only the front windshield is available new. I don't remember what I paid for the rear seal but it certainly wasn't $200. I bought it from a dealership in Naperville IL but they have a lower priced...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-09-2021, 08:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 786
Posted By Junkman
If you look at the vid, he removes 1 pintw of...

If you look at the vid, he removes 1 pintw of vegi oil and adds back 1 pint total 50/50 Liqui-moly semi synthetic 10-40 and diesel fuel.


It looks like 1/2 gallon of veggi oil judging by the size...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-09-2021, 04:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 344
Posted By Junkman
anyway to repair 126 headlight bezel

Headlight was out on the 85SD. The bezel has been flopping around because the legs are broken. The legs are still in the case. Is there any reasonably long term fix to stick the broken legs back...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-08-2021, 03:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 786
Posted By Junkman
What about Kent & liqui moly and vegetable oil

Is this even worth considering? If so, under what conditions?


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cyXz7KaXfao
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-07-2021, 11:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By Junkman
Headlight bezel at least to 85 are held in by the...

Headlight bezel at least to 85 are held in by the white thumb wheels that are accessed with the hood up. Next there is a metal surround held in by 4 screws.
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-07-2021, 11:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 792
Posted By Junkman
There are all kinds of discussions in the 24Valve...

There are all kinds of discussions in the 24Valve Cummins world about 2 stroke being necessary to help lubricate the injection pump. I believe that it hel[s that engine and run 1 oz per gallon of...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-07-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 425
Posted By Junkman
I'm confused by front seat springs and covers. ...

I'm confused by front seat springs and covers. Several sellers (especially ebay) say the same spring, cover & horse hair pad fits years 1980 thru 1991. I have seats out of a 89 or 90 126 that are...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-06-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 425
Posted By Junkman
Where did you get the sheepskin? People that have...

Where did you get the sheepskin? People that have them seem to like them. German Auto Tops above seems like a deal. I may do both but wouldn't put sheepskins on what's there now because it would...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-04-2021, 04:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 508
Posted By Junkman
My suggestion is to remove anything you want...

My suggestion is to remove anything you want removed yourself before painting. This includes sunroof and seals, door handles and chrome, bumpers etc.

Even if you give the FSM pages to the shop, ...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 01-04-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 425
Posted By Junkman
Comments on available new seat covers

The 85SD has beautiful new paint and I'm slowly putting it back together. I'm trying to fix all of my projects to the point of only needing maintenance with the ability to last 20-30 years at which...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 12-31-2020, 11:42 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,526
Posted By Junkman
I had a front glass replaced by Safelite and the...

I had a front glass replaced by Safelite and the installer knew what he was doing. My friend who retired from bodywork had long term relationships with glass installers. The two places that I know...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 12-30-2020, 08:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 160
Posted By Junkman
Figured it out. OE seal is made of 2 parts that...

Figured it out. OE seal is made of 2 parts that are attached to each other at 3:00 & 9:00. Lay the seal out on a surface. Determine 12:00 and 6:00.

The upper part and sides of the seal curls...
Forum: Diesel Discussion 12-30-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,179
Posted By Junkman
Edit: there are less expensive options for a glow...

Edit: there are less expensive options for a glow plug removal kits. Perhaps someone has experience with them. YouTube University may have some info too.
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