Had a go at lubricating my throttle cable a while ago (dry ptfe) and noticed an improvement to my heavy throttle, but still heavy. Considered replacing the throttle cable.
This evening, driving up a long steep hill, I hit “resume” on the cruise control which was set at “70”-ish from a speed of...
In case anyone is interested before I put them on eBay at the end of the month.
Winter wheels for my Wife's 1995 E220 S124, but they weren't changed-over last time nor once or twice before, and I expect to be following that pattern now. Plus it has been running on Cross Climates since October...
The roof on my W124 Cab has stopped working correctly: the soft top cover will not go down.
The hydraulic reservoir is full , all operations done with the engine running, fuses checked.
The roof will retract normally until the point where the soft top cover should shut. It then ceases to...
I am currently pondering and thought I would throw out my internal debate to folks who can help.
Bit of background for anyone willing to spare 5 minutes:
Three and a half years ago I bought a 1991 SL300-24 for my semi-retirement. I know lots of people claim only a V8 will do, but the extra...
300TE automatic, petrol, 1988.
May 2008. I can't recall the exact cost, but it was well below £1,000. Let's say: £750.
Fuel and road tax
I never properly tracked the cost of fuel because at the time of purchase, I simply wanted something similar to my previous Merc (a...
I'm looking to sell my 1995 (N) E220 Coupe:
- 11 months MOT
- Almandine Red/Cream hide
- 16" 8 hole alloys
- 2 airbags
- Drives beautifully
- 162k miles with lots of (but not full) history
- Head gasket and water pump replaced at 146k (by SPR Autos - Mercedes specialist in Stockport)
I have a 1995 E220 Coupe (my second one) and I love it but need to sell as I have no space. Where would you recommend posting it for sale? I'm keen to get it in front of genuine MB enthusiasts like you but the link on this forum seems to go to a different company.
My 1996 E300 D developed a fault last night. All of the dash
board indication lights lit up (kind of half illuminated) and the
power steering stopped working. There is also a loud squeeling noise
coming from the engine. I wonder if there is a belt that drives
something to do with the power...