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 > Vintage Mercedes

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 04-28-2018, 08:47 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Posts: 105
76 280c defroster knob removal

any ideas how defroster knob is removed on climate control panel ?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 04-29-2018, 03:31 AM
280EZRider's Avatar
No Dumping
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Medford, OR
Posts: 1,424
The shaft of the knob fits inside the housing of the shaft for the control. The knob shaft has a circular spring clip around it that holds it expanded to the housing (circular chrome part), similar to a ring on a piston pushing against the cylinder wall. I have always just given the knob a quick pull and it comes off. Installing it can be tricky because you need to insert it while shoving in spring clip while at the same time being careful not to bend it out of round, so be patient.
__________________

Don't Chrome them; polish them
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

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 07:45 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