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Old 06-18-2001, 06:28 PM
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My Haynes manual dosent cover installation of the rear wheel bearings for my 1983 300D turbo. Can I do this myself? What is the procedure? The fronts were easy. Thanks.
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Old 06-18-2001, 07:48 PM
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If you do replace your own rear wheel bearings would you mind jotting down notes on steps and difficulties, if any, and take photos if possible? I am considering replacing mine and I think I'll play chicken for a bit. Thanks.

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Old 06-18-2001, 07:59 PM
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The replacement of the rear bearings on a W123 is a pain. It requires special tools and isn't easy with those. You may want to look into getting a used rear control arm assembly. Usually they go for $125.00 and bearing failures are rare.
Randy D.
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