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Old 10-01-1999, 06:38 AM
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After fixing the Air conditioner this summer. The heater fails to generate any heat through the vents. Yes I have the Chrysler unit I'm pretty sure. Possibly a leak in one of the air hoses . Help I'm freezing.


Old 10-01-1999, 11:50 AM
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Could either be vacuum problem or else heater core may be plugged. I had a similar problem of no heat a few years back on my 116 chassis 300SD, ended up replacing the heater core. It was an ugly job, but nothing I haven't seen before. Although the 116 is by far my favorite MB, I really hate that first generation climate control system. That's about the greatest benefit that the Euro spec versions had was the manual adjustment over our ACC system. Ok, hope this helps! I have been through 116 ACC systems many times, so if you need further assistance, please don't hesiate to write.

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Old 10-01-1999, 11:58 AM
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Unfornately I have the US spec AC unit, but lets say it was my heater core wouldn't it leak or something. Like the trusty American Cars.


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