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Old 10-15-2011, 04:27 PM
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Help with 1967 200D brakes

Hi. First post. I just purchased a 1967 200D and I am having issues finding a spring for the rear brake. I need the upper shoe return spring for the rear brakes and no one seems to have it......HELP
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Old 10-16-2011, 12:26 AM
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here is a pic

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Old 10-16-2011, 10:39 AM
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Hard to believe that the Classic Center doesn't have it or your dealer can't get it.
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Old 10-16-2011, 11:08 AM
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Mercedes has 0 in the US and 0 in Germany, also told me that it was something that would not be available any more from them. Honestly I do not think I tried classic parts center. Do you have a link?
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Old 10-16-2011, 11:19 AM
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By all means, check with the Classic Center

Mercedes-Benz USA - Contact Us - Classic Center

As a last resort, check the spring selections at Napa, Lowes (etc.) or even your local hardware store. You might find something close.

Or go to a salvage yard. Any 110 or 111 chassis (if you can find one) should have the spring.
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Old 10-17-2011, 03:47 PM
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Might be easier (and cheaper) if you just go to an auto parts store and see if they can match up something.
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