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Old 01-17-2013, 09:00 AM
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Electrical Problems

I read smewhere that the mid 90's Mercedes has wireing harrness problems.
Doesd anyone know anything about this?

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Old 01-17-2013, 03:35 PM
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This true. The insulation tends to crumble to environmental regulations and heat. This was later fixed. This happened to my 1986 Volvo.


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Old 02-12-2013, 01:29 AM
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Mid 90's is vintage? Damn, I'm old.
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Old 02-14-2013, 02:50 PM
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I believe the last year was 1995 or possibly 1996 for the biodegradable wiring harness. One of the biggest fails in the company history IMO.

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