Petrol Pete's Recent Activity

  1. Petrol Pete replied to the thread Anyone with a OM642 attached to a 9G-Tronic transmission?.

    Joseph, as you are in the USA might be worth asking Alex on Legitstreetcars.com.

    Feb 23, 2020 at 11:02 AM
  2. Petrol Pete replied to the thread Redex???.

    I was spoilt by having an Elite first ! dark green , mushroom leather , estate ,ALL the bells and whistles , unusually it was a manual...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 10:55 AM
  3. Petrol Pete replied to the thread Redex???.

    I have mentioned on here before about a mate of mine who has had many,many Transit vans over the years and has always put two stroke oil...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 10:32 AM
  4. Petrol Pete replied to the thread E55 £6995.

    I don't know what is under that blanket, but it's not an E55 :p

    Feb 23, 2020 at 10:11 AM
  5. Petrol Pete replied to the thread W213 E63 questions.

    Nice car. Again, the Pedantic part of me comes out, has the seller of a £60K even looked at his advert ? every photo out of focus. How...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 10:07 AM
  6. Petrol Pete replied to the thread Redex???.

    I used to use it in my Vauxhall Omega Elite back in the day , it was the 2.5 straight six diesel (my first diesel car), BMW engine....

    Feb 23, 2020 at 9:00 AM
  7. Petrol Pete replied to the thread C63 M156 Engine noise.

    it doesn't take much to take the belt off and wiggle all the pulleys, best done from below on a ramp/lift , taking off the lower engine...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 8:53 AM
  8. Petrol Pete replied to the thread new iPhone keeps dropping bluetooth connection +.

    Not having the phone working in a car enhances the driving experience.

    Feb 22, 2020 at 12:18 PM
  9. Petrol Pete liked Rorywquin's post in the thread new iPhone keeps dropping bluetooth connection +.

    Really? How much time do you spend on your phone while driving? Probably improving your driving not being on the phone.......;):) mucho...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 12:17 PM
  10. Petrol Pete replied to the thread Headlight leveling sensor.

    Ahhh now I see. Maybe OP could have written his first sentence a bit differently. 'My car failed the MOT yesterday because both...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 11:15 AM
  11. Petrol Pete replied to the thread Thoughts and advice on this S204 C220.

    It proves the car has been made to pull something , adding strain on every single component. Single electric plug would indicate...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 10:43 AM
  12. Petrol Pete replied to the thread Headlight leveling sensor.

    Not sure why it failed . Were the headlamps out of alignment so badly that they could not be adjusted ? was the car fully loaded ? or...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 12:22 AM
  13. Petrol Pete replied to the thread Timing chain problem.

    Hello and welcome. The engine in your car has a well known weakness even if service all of it's life by MB. This weakness is well...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 12:12 AM
  14. Petrol Pete liked 190's post in the thread Portable battery to charge car battery?.

    I'm one of them. I can't see the point of dragging a full tank of fuel over the Pennines when I drive up to York if I can get there on...

    Feb 21, 2020 at 11:58 PM
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