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 07-31-2002, 11:03 PM
BLACK500SEL
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Bumpy Rough Ride

This car is a '84 500 SEL that I recently purchased. This car has the Hydraulic leveling system on all four wheels, (no springs) One rear shock is leaking as is the leveling valve in the rear. I purchased those and plan on putting them on the car but I am wondering if I should wait to see if these Hydraulic reservoirs (nitrogen spheres) need changed as well. I heard that when they go bad, the car will act as if it has no absorber. It is almost there now.

Does anybody have any ideas on how to check them before I go out and replace all five for $100-150 a piece? Will this system require any specific bleeding procedure when all that equipment come off.
Thanks,
Bill Hunt
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




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:28 AM.


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