I'm hoping that somewhere within this pool of knowledge, there might be an answer, or at least a clue to point towards the root of my problems.
I've got a 1996 W124 E280, with 200,000 miles on the clock. I've had it for two years and in many ways it's been great, but has had some...
Not my car, but I thought members might be interested in this almandine sportline sedan over on Retrorides:
The pre-facelift sportline cars just look right don't they.. it's up at £3295
So i recently bought a Mercedes 240D. The owner said that he swapped the old iron-case 4 speed transmission to a W124 5 speed transmission. Does anyone know whether the transmission is Iron-case or Aluminum-case?
Its a manual
Hi, it's Juior Mechanic. I have been seeking a solution for my problem, and haven't found it. And I have no idea where to look, where to begin. My car is a 1991 w124 230CE (catalytic converter) five speed manual gearbox
The engine is smooth, drives and runs ok, it also starts ok.
Reluctantly selling my lovely w124 320E. Dated 1993, just before the facelift, there’s an elegance about her that often gets a second glance when passing. It’s been one of two daily drivers for me, taking me nationwide and abroad, many happy miles.
I have spent a lot of time and resources on...
I’m thinking of replacing the control arms.
Does anyone have any recommendations of what type of set to use? I need good quality ones, but I’m obviously on a budget.
Has anyone used Febi Bilstein parts before?
Hello people. I am currently looking for purchasing advice on a Merc I found for sale in my country (Argentina, South America), and hence resort to MB forums for oppinions (after having read several posts previously).
Here´s the thing. I found a '92 W124 260E Sportline for sale (300E 2.6 for...
I have just joined the forum after buying my first ever Mercedes, a 1995 220TE with 108000 miles and a remarkable amount of history. I am a retired Lancia restorer and rust specialist (now, what makes you think those two things might go together...? :)) and I like beautiful quality (stay...
Mercedes-Benz E-Class E220 W124 (1995) Estate (7 seats)
Full 12 month MOT.
161,000 miles, with full MBSH till 2002 at 81000 miles, Wallet full of receipts, handbooks present. Sony radio, Blaupunkt speakers, electric windows, sunroof, genuine mud flaps, good tyres all...
My 1995 E280 S124 started juddering from the engine ( I think) at the end of a short journey last week.
I have just tried to drive it again. I topped up the oil as it was on the low side (but still above minimum) and drove for 3-5 mins at it seemed completely normal but then the juddering...
My 1994 W124 Coupe started to loose pressure in the tyres quick and checked that it was due to some corrosion on the inner lip. It currently has 18” monoblock replicas, which came with the car when I bought it. 2 of the alloys have the problem, so should I get them fully refurbished...
Hello :-) Just got my vert first mercedes, W124 230TE 1989.
And planed to lower the car by cutting the springs, i know it is a bad idea, but my wallet won’t allow any lowering springs. But since the car has SLS i wounderd if that should be disabled somehow for the cuted spring to have any...
I'm looking for a facelift 1995 W124 chrome grill without damage, rust or dints etc. Just the grill, I don't need the merc star bonnet badge.
If you have one, don't hesitate to PM me to discuss a price, I'm based near Manchester.
Just bought or rather rescued quite a nice car as above. Above the suspension upwards all round the car is in decent condition, the suspension is quite corroded and N?S rear knocks over the slightest bump.
I've ordered a full set of the rear suspension arms ( 4 each side ) but I...
I have the following intermittent problem, possibly link to a cold start issue.
On ignition. I don't always get the automatic idle surge up from ca. 800 to about 1100, to warm the engine. Later W124s do not have specific cold start valves, so start injection is an EMS controlled...
I have joined the forum as I have a 1994 E320 convertible that, after a bit of thinking, have decided to keep. London is, as you know, introducing an emmissions zone in which my car will no longer be driveable withut paying - but as it is a sunny day car, and no-one likes driving...
I have a w124 and I would like to make the gauges glow , make only the letters glow instead of the whole dashboard .
I found such gauges on internet but they are all for petrol engine (7000 max rpm) but I have a diesel one (6000 max rpm). So I want to make my stock gauges glow. How...
Hello friend I am new to this and I am driving my father's E220 w124 that has a window problem never had this before (front)
The G fuse I think keeps blowing I had the switches changed
Oh yh the rear and sunroof windows work
I can put a new fuse in and drip the drivers window and...
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