The time has come to sell my beloved Mercedes affectionately known as "Bruno" after the great man himself ;)
I always wanted a Mercedes it was one of my Bucket list cars.I really wanted a W123 but to be honest at the time I bought my first they were out of my price range :(
So I bought a 190d...
As we enter 2017 busier than ever, we have made the decision, with regret to create even more space here at our Surrey HQ.
The latest sacrifice comes in the form of a lovely low mileage W123 230E which we had stripped for a full show n' shine resto. This car is now up for grabs as a...
Hi everyone, newbie here :D
For the past while I've been experiencing a light ticking noise whenever I let my car idle. I have found that pushing on either the brake or clutch pedals slightly causes the ticking to stop, but I really don't want to have to keep doing that for ever just to keep...
Car has suddenly started to make this fierce racket on start-up. Only when cold. Was serviced last week and before that was running a bit lumpy due to fritzed distributor cap. That and spark plugs and leads replaced at service last week. Sounded normal after service, but about 4...
Greeting all, I am a new member to the forum as I have recently bought a 91 230e w123 auto which my wife and I are extremely happy with. The day after buying her, we changed the tires and drove 900km to Mozambiqe without incident, 6 months there and the return trip. There are only a few issues...
Having a few problems with the old girl. Started out with a rough idle, which i put down to it actually being used, and hoped that it would sort itself out once all the gunk had gone through the system. Idle started to get worse, so started investigating. Changed plugs, leads...
My sunroof does not work. I did the basics and tried a new fuse, as the old one had blown. Would it be the motor or is it more likely to be a bad connection somewhere? The switch moves, and you can hear the engine tone change very slightly as if its trying to power up, but nothing happens.
I am looking for the following for my 230E
Windows / doors boot etc Rubbers / Seals complete seals kit
Bonnet hinges / spring
1985 grille not the euro/sec style
Any original pics of the engine bays of the 230E as mine is very rusty
A strange series of electrical faults have developed overnight with a number of seemingly connected things working or not working, previously everything worked perfectly
Indicators not working
Hazard lights working
Rev counter not working
fuel guage not...
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