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Old 10-16-2000, 09:50 PM
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I was checking the relays near the battery in an 87 190e last night. I had the key on and I noticed substantial heat coming from a coil pack near all the brains/relays on the passenger side. Is this another case of Benz over-engineering? I assume it is to assist the electronics during winter months. Any thoughts? Thanks. Tinker
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Old 10-17-2000, 12:21 PM
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Actually it's the blower resistor & it needs to have cooler air around it to dissapate heat.
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Old 10-17-2000, 11:15 PM
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M.B.Doc, That pack sure puts out some B.T.U.`S. Tinker
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