Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog Tech Info Tech Forums
  Search our site:    
 Cart  | Project List | Order Status | Help    

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

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-30-2001, 06:53 AM
Posts: n/a
When I make a sharp right turn the front left wheel makes a low pitch rumbling (grrrrrr). I replaced the wheel bearing but this did not help. The noise only occurs under hard cornering and only when turning right. There is no obvious play in any of the bushes or bottom balljoint. I also sometimes experience some juddering when braking.

300se manual 1987
Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2001, 11:25 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Washington, DC
Posts: 223
W126 front noise

See my post (and the related answers) on 4.10.01 (try link

W126 - front suspension noise

I replaced the lower ball joints and the guide rod mount (kit is part no #126-330-13-35) -- also known as castor rod joint -- and it solved my somewhat similar problem. Labor at an independent was $260 for both ball joints (I did both sides) and $260 for both guide rod mounts. Dealer labor would have been $316 and $308 for the same work. Parts were $25 each for the ball joints and $62 for the guide rod kits.
Reply With Quote


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 Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
126 Rear Wheel Bearing Bob Cavazos Tech Help 5 09-05-2006 07:58 PM
Question about front wheel bearing adjustment on W210. Steve190E 2.3 Tech Help 9 07-11-2004 11:46 AM
w140 front wheel bearings jcyuhn Tech Help 3 04-07-2004 09:33 PM
Wheel Tech .... from The Tire Rack Luke@tirerack Wheels & Tires 0 02-28-2003 02:52 PM
124 front wheel bearings md21722 Tech Help 5 02-22-2003 10:59 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:01 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, 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