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500SEC problems

Discussion in 'Engine, Drivetrain, Fuel and Exhaust' started by mercedes dentist, Aug 14, 2019.

  1. mercedes dentist

    mercedes dentist Senior Member

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    my service report always worries me, current problems are PASS belts worn, PAS pump leaking, rear prop coupling split brake compensator boots split and fuel filter seal beginning tp perish, are these big jobs?
     
  2. LostKiwi

    LostKiwi Senior Member

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    Nope - all fairly simple - the power steering pump is the worst.
     
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    robparker Senior Member Authorised Forum Supporter

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    As above, but keep on top of these things so they dont start to mount up.
     
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