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Old 12-26-2013, 10:02 AM
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Anyone know why my w126 literally poured rain water into my rear driverside footwell (from behind the pedal) when it was parked on a slight upward incline?
Most likely one of the drainage tubes is blocked.
Remove wipers and the cover.
Clean the space below.
Use a flexible rod and a lot of water to unblock the drain tube (left an right corners).

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Old 12-26-2013, 11:59 AM
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Another possibility to look for while you have that plastic cowl cover off is behind the drain hole up under the windshield. I had a hole rusted through on my passenger side, drains were clear but R/R floor was getting soaked after a rain or wash job. Rust hole was fixed and interior has been bone dry since
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Old 05-08-2015, 04:02 AM
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This 300 SDL just goes and goes.... I replaced the shocks with Koni's several years ago and that was the best thing that i've done to the car .Great ride and great handling. I add 1/2 quart of syn oil at oil changes(dino oil) and that quiets the engine. Get a Johnson Controls battery under the brand name of Interstate, Die Hard, & several other brands and it will last over eight years per my experience.
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Purolator primary filters are clear,and catch more stuff,than german filters,you can clean them with gasoline.Hide your egr,disabling,by using a BB in the vac hose.Egr's are slow death for diesels.
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Use a transparent pre filter so that you can see into the filter .I now have over 55,000 on my pre fuel filter and I see very little junk in the filter.But, the main fuel filter doesn't last 25,000. However, I use quality (Shell) fuel only unless I'm on a trip. The price of fuel is about the same locally.
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