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-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Tech Information and Support > Tech Help

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-08-2008, 10:31 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 2
2001 c320

What could be the cause of rain water getting in the engine? I had to replace the computer unit and electrical relays three months ago due to water in the engine and it just happened again this past weekend.

Please help!
Reply With Quote
Old 09-09-2008, 10:07 AM
G-Benz's Avatar
Razorback Soccer Dad
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Dallas/Fort-Worth
Posts: 5,711
Is someone washing your engine...or driving your car through rain-swollen streets?
2009 ML350 (106K) - Family vehicle
2001 CLK430 Cabriolet (80K) - Wife's car
2005 BMW 645CI (138K) - My daily driver
2016 Mustang (32K) - Daughter's car
Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2008, 08:37 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 2
2001 c320 water leak

Not at all. The car is parked in front of our house. This happened in June and we had to have the computer and electrical relays replaced ($4500). Now it has happened again. Removed over 1 quart of rain water from box underneath computer unit with a turkey baster and more water drained when car was towed. I've had the car for years and had major rain storms and nothing like this ever happened. Can't figure out how water gets in the engine.
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 On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:22 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page