Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help




Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum > Technical Information and Support > Tech Help

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 04-07-2001, 08:28 AM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: macon,ga. usa
Posts: 354
I'm assuming that this model is going to run a bit hotter than the average 6 cyl 124. About where do you see your temp gauge operating in warm weather? This car has had a fresh radiator and no sign of problems, just want to make sure. And do you guys think that Water Wetter works? Thanks in advance...
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 04-07-2001, 12:30 PM
ItalianBenz's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: SouthBay area, So Cal
Posts: 811
Waserpump

Hey allen I own a 1993 500E, Im a factory tech for 14 yrs now. From my experience all 119 engines run a little on the warm side especially a big V-8 in a small compartment.
in Traffic shoould see the temp rise some times to a little above the 100 degree C. On highway you should see it at 80 or a little above. The t-stat is a rated open temp of 85 degree C. Tell me with a new radiator in bumper to bumper what does your get at? Have you had problems with your rear axle clunking. If so tell me what was the recomned repairs. Mines is clunking petty bad and all the hydronematic system is working to factory intent.

Look forward for your feedback.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 04-07-2001, 01:10 PM
need2speed's Avatar
speedaholic
 
Join Date: Dec 1999
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Posts: 1,253
WaterWetter

allenjdmb: Yes, WaterWetter works. Search the archives for past discussions.
__________________
Dean Albrecht
"Lead, follow, or better yet, get out of the way!"E500 owners motto
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 04-07-2001, 01:19 PM
JimF's Avatar
'94 S500: only 793 sold!
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 1,925
Water Wetter

Check this reply for Water Wetter.

How to check the engine tempreture ?
__________________
Regards . . . . JimF
-------------------
'94 S500 Cpe

Visit my Mercedes Web Page
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Water Pump replacement 190E andy190380 Tech Help 1 06-10-2004 12:21 PM
Radiator blew up Scott98 Diesel Discussion 15 02-24-2004 08:57 PM
500E Original Road Test Index <v. long> Chris W. Performance Paddock 10 10-09-2001 07:34 PM
water temp dweller Tech Help 1 03-16-1999 10:35 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:10 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2011 Pelican Parts - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page