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Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-12-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,134
Posted By Werner W
Thanks for the vid, nice 500.

Thanks for the vid, nice 500.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 07-15-2010, 07:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,069
Posted By Werner W
This happened to my 85 500SL some time ago. On...

This happened to my 85 500SL some time ago. On the driver side under the hood at the corner where the hood meets the fire wall by the brake booster, there is a four or five way rubber vacuum line...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 06-27-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 925
Posted By Werner W
It still is. ...

It still is.

http://newyork.craigslist.org/lgi/pts/1810791626.html
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 05-17-2010, 03:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,110
Posted By Werner W
So that's where it is. No wonder I could never...

So that's where it is. No wonder I could never find it. What was MB doing, trying to hide it.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 04-25-2010, 08:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 823
Posted By Werner W
I think it is 80c-90c. But more important is to...

I think it is 80c-90c.
But more important is to check out the timing chain. The 82 380SL has a single row timing chain which is prone to stretching then causing a catastrophic engine failure. If...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 04-23-2010, 03:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,076
Posted By Werner W
Let's take them both down to the drag strip and...

Let's take them both down to the drag strip and see which one blows it's gaskets first.:eek:
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 04-09-2010, 09:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,880
Posted By Werner W
Great story and with a happy ending. Welcome to...

Great story and with a happy ending. Welcome to the 107 voyage. Enjoy and have a safe road trip.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 04-01-2010, 10:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,798
Posted By Werner W
Not cheap! Type in firewall in the first...

Not cheap!

Type in firewall in the first search box.
http://www.parts123.com/parts123/yb.dll?userwatch~dynamicSearchPage~cadehfjA
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-30-2010, 04:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 897
Posted By Werner W
That would be about five bulbs that need to be...

That would be about five bulbs that need to be burned out if it is a push button type of climate control. If you replace them and they still don't go on, check the ground wire.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-20-2010, 06:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,310
Posted By Werner W
Look for rust. Any rust you see on the outside...

Look for rust. Any rust you see on the outside is ten times worse on the inside of the panel. Open up the blower motor cover and look down inside around the blower for rust.

Good luck, and...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-03-2010, 08:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,647
Posted By Werner W
I never touched a welder before starting my...

I never touched a welder before starting my restoration project. I am using a mig welder with flux core wire. I practiced a little on sheet metal before I got started. I also watched a lot of how...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-03-2010, 08:51 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,361
Posted By Werner W
That's the way I like them. Garage queens are...

That's the way I like them. Garage queens are not for me.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-03-2010, 03:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,647
Posted By Werner W
Hello Abe. The person I deal with at the classic...

Hello Abe. The person I deal with at the classic center is:
Thomas Hanson
Supervisor, Parts Operations
MBUSA, LLC 9 Whatney
Irvine, CA 92618-2808
Desk: 949-598-4842
Mobile: ...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-03-2010, 07:57 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,361
Posted By Werner W
Good to know a cap is acceptable for a Concours...

Good to know a cap is acceptable for a Concours d'Elegance. I guess they are being realistic. Where did you get the cap from?
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-02-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,647
Posted By Werner W
Note: Be sure to clean up the COSMOLINE (thick...

Note: Be sure to clean up the COSMOLINE (thick yellow coating) in the area you are welding. It is flammable.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-02-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,647
Posted By Werner W
more

more
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-02-2010, 12:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,647
Posted By Werner W
Jack holes.

Jack holes.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-02-2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,647
Posted By Werner W
I bought my rocker end caps and the jack point...

I bought my rocker end caps and the jack point hole from the Mercedes classic center and found them to be competitive in price to Miller Benz and cheaper than K&K. If you are a member of MBCA they...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 03-02-2010, 07:40 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,361
Posted By Werner W
Hi Melted. I was looking at your pics. The...

Hi Melted. I was looking at your pics. The interior looks great. Is that a new dash you have or is it a dash cap?
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 02-13-2010, 11:23 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,361
Posted By Werner W
Congratulations. Nice SL and pretty much what...

Congratulations. Nice SL and pretty much what I'm hoping to get mine restored to. A clean period correct SL that I drive.:)
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 02-02-2010, 06:33 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,405
Posted By Werner W
Good luck, and an uneventful / safe trip back...

Good luck, and an uneventful / safe trip back home.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 01-27-2010, 01:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,405
Posted By Werner W
300SL, that is exciting news. Congratulations. ...

300SL, that is exciting news. Congratulations.

A fuse keeps blowing? Make sure the blower is not seized. Also make sure it has the right size fuse.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 11-29-2009, 07:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,170
Posted By Werner W
:DGeese I thought I was joking. Well hopefully...

:DGeese I thought I was joking. Well hopefully my joke put you on to the solution to your problem. GOD works in mysterious ways. :pleased:
Good luck!
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 11-26-2009, 08:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,170
Posted By Werner W
Did you check your VIN with the classic center to...

Did you check your VIN with the classic center to find out if you need a left handed seal or a right handed seal?
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 11-26-2009, 07:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,558
Posted By Werner W
There are two plugged drain holes at the low...

There are two plugged drain holes at the low points of the spare tire well. See the pic, I have circled them in red.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 10-27-2009, 08:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,404
Posted By Werner W
You can run, but you can't hide. Let us know...

You can run, but you can't hide. Let us know how you make out. And don't forget, Take pic's.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 10-01-2009, 09:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,237
Posted By Werner W
I don't think your missing anything. Been there...

I don't think your missing anything. Been there done that. Change all the bulbs while your in there or expect to do it again.
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 09-16-2009, 09:28 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 21,370
Posted By Werner W
I got lucky and found one on ebay (usa), however...

I got lucky and found one on ebay (usa), however these are gray market Euro's and my manual is in German. I kept my eye on ebay for over a year. You may have better luck on ebay europe, but again it...
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 09-02-2009, 08:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,592
Posted By Werner W
There is a tow hitch for a 107 on ebay. ...

There is a tow hitch for a 107 on ebay.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/87-88-89-MERCEDES-SL-Trailer-Hitch-11617_W0QQitemZ180402599619QQcmdZViewItemQQimsxZ20090901?IMSfp=TL0909011710002r3435
Forum: Mercedes-Benz SL Discussion Forum 04-26-2009, 08:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,722
Posted By Werner W
OK. Today I went under the car to give it a good...

OK. Today I went under the car to give it a good look over and check for damage after running over the conduit pipe and junction box. I found a good reason to leave in that crossover pipe that...
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