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

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-27-2003, 11:30 AM
Thomaspin's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: CA
Posts: 531
107 chassis - where does this fit, please?

When reattaching the power steering pump on the 380SLC, this part fell off from the driver's side from within the engine bay:

Can anyone advise me where it fits? It looks like a hose retaining clamp, but for the life of me I cannot figure out where to attach it.

Attached Thumbnails
107 chassis - where does this fit, please?-pic00011.jpg  
Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2003, 12:01 PM
Join Date: Mar 1999
Location: Tucker, Ga USA
Posts: 12,153
That strap retains the radiator, one on each side.
MERCEDES Benz Master Guild Technician (6 TIMES)
ASE Master Technician
Mercedes Benz Star Technician (2 times)
44 years foreign automotive repair
27 Years M.B. Shop foreman (dealer)
MB technical information Specialist (15 years)
190E 2.3 16V ITS SCCA race car (sold)
1986 190E 2.3 16V 2.5 (sold)
Retired Moderator
Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2003, 12:14 PM
Thomaspin's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: CA
Posts: 531
Aaah! - thank you very much.
Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2003, 10:22 AM
Thomaspin's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: CA
Posts: 531
Thanks again, Donnie.

I should have known this, having taken the radiator out a few years ago to have it rodded out, but memory fades.

These metal topped radiators are the Bees' Knees - Merecedes should be roundly criticized for going to the plastic topped ones.

It's easy to miss, as so little of the bracket shows atop the rubber bumpers either side, but I managed to get the thing installed, albeit not without some choice Garage Language!

Your expertise is, as so often, the Final Word.
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 05:13 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, 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