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    W211 estate 2003 airmatic standard ride height and geometry specs ?

    Would be greatful if someone wirh acess to the docusdocu could tell me the factory ride height for a w211 2003 estate with full airmatic. I have inclination specs and c3 mux with star but unfortunately no WIS. Inclination isn't much use to me as no kit to measure with . Previous owner replaced...
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    W210 facelift - key opens doors, turns in ignition but won't crank ?

    E320 cdi facelift. Hi, my car has been stood for 3 months. Battery is dead but was new 6 months ago. Bosch s5. Went to car today and of course key wouldn't open doors as bat was dead as expected. Connected to a good battery via jump leads and alarm went off. Key fob turned off alarm. Key went...
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    Rear camber adjustment - W211 2004 estate with air suspension

    Local alignment place did my car but said only MB can adjust the rear toe due to some bracket being used on air suspension rather than normal arms etc.. Requires a specialist tool. True or false? It's only the rear right (UK drivers side) that's out of tolerance. Reading is +0.18 degrees it's...
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    W210 Handbrake Ears - collapsed in brake drum !!!

    Bit of an odd and rare issues Looks like my right rear hand brake has completely collapsed in the drum and ripped the handbrake ears into bits. I heard it all get crushed up when I was diriving. Lucky this wheel didn't get jammed and cause more problems. I've taken the disc off and removed...
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    W211 option 616 ACTIVE CURVELIGHT Option

    So my car shows option 616 BI-XENON HEADLICHT W.ACTIVE CURVELIGHT on data card but I've no idea if that means the lights move, if the fogs come on the side I'm turning or if I would never notice. Its safe to say I've yet to notice so either I don't have the option or its not working. Its...
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    W211 Estate - Car Too Low - Pump runs for only 10 secs when car is started

    W211 Estate 2003 airmatic front and rear - Car Too Low - Pump runs for only 10 secs when car is started. Car dropped almost to bump stops at rear and wont rise. Front is fine. Both sides dropped to same level. I did find the pump connector wasn't in great shape but thats now good. Pump looks...
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    S211 Airmatic - Scanned fault fixed - wont rise ?

    I had my car scanned today after the rear dropping when drivingCarit wasn't quite on the stops but close. During tests with a mates RAC scanner ( hes an RAC guy ) we got the rear to lower but wouldn't rise. Pump error was found, Ive just been out to the car and the pump is like new Id eat my...
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    W211 2003 Estate Airmatic - Wheel Fit Question

    my car has airmatic all round. Does airmatic make any difference to space in the wheel well or not ? I'm looking at fitting some SL wheels to my S211: 8.5J ET35 255/40/18 9.5J ET40 285/35/18 I've looked at the chart in the sticky and see the fronts have been fitted as has the rear...
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    W210 passenger seat loom help

    Got some time on my hands and really want to fit the passenger seat with memory into my car. I'm struggling to find any breakers who keep looms so looks like I need to make one. My car already has heated, cooled, ergonomic seats just memory and font/back movement missing from passenger...
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    Auto switch egr shunt off/on after warm up

    I've got a bit of spare time coming up and looking to expand the egr shunt mod so its off until engine is warm. I'm not in the UK these days and where I am in winter can be -20 for a good month so getting warm up times back to pre shunt would be ideal. I've searched long and hard but can't...
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    W210 facelift rear self leveling shock absorber

    One of my rear sls shocks has collapsed and I need a good non leaking replacement asap. My car is the avantgarde model and I believe they are different to classic and elegance models. I may be wrong and it could be ok to use elegance/classic shocks if I replace as a pair ? Anyway shocks on the...
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    W210 Skirt/ Cill Panel - Replacement/repair ? URGENT

    I've got rust on my Right side Skirt / cill Panel and been told it needs to be replaced I found the part number > A2106980254 Whats involved in replacing the skirt/cill - does anyone have the WIS docs for this they could share with me Is it easier to repair ( patch up if possible )...
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    W210 CDI E320 : Where To Buy OEM Oil Filled Engine Mounts

    I've fitted Lemforder engine mounts and still feel a bit of vibration. I've read Boge follow the original oil filled design and these eliminate all vibration but cant find them anywhere in the UK. Any know where I can get aftermarket oil filled mounts or is it stealer only in the UK....
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    W210 Facelift Wing Mirrors + Mirror Housing - URGENT

    Mine were stolen earlier this week. Too the whole unit from each side, I'm only left with 2 loose cables/plugs on each side. Thought I'd ask the UK MB community before going on fleabay. I know its a long shot and I'm probably going to have to settle with whatever color I can get and have paint...
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    WANTED: Under Engine Covers W210 CDI Facelifit

    Under Engine Covers for W210 CDI Facelifit needed. I am missing the center cover ( under oil sump ) this is priority. I'm also looking for the cover at the bumper.
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    W210 cdi aux heater timer - how ?

    I'd like to have a timer like on the older Wabasto fuel fired heaters. Does the same time unit found in the ashtray area unit work on the electric aux heaters on the face lift W210. Id like to set a time to something like 15 mins before I head off to work each day so the car is already...
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    W210 CDI - ellimate "pop" sound when starting car

    I'm fitting a Google Nexus 7 2013 with USB DAC feeding sound processor via optical. The processor feeds the amps ( just like an analog X Over). All in place of command 2.0, All factory fitted stuff has been bypassed with new speakers. All works well except a load pop when I start the car. I've...
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    W210 CDI E320 Alternator -Full Load Amps ?

    Does anyone know the full load drawn from my alternator if all electricals are drawing current and the capacity of the current cable from alternator routed through what ever systems to the battery. I see a 200 amp fuse which suggests its ~190 amp capacity ? I've seen 190 amp alternators on...
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    URGENT :( W210 Estate geometry - Avantgarde 2001

    I've replaced a number of rear suspension arms. I've just taken my car to Mercedes main dealer in Budapest ( I'm living in Budapest ) who refused to do the geometry as the 18" staggered factory fitted AMG monoblocks I have are not supported by Mercedes and they wheels are too wide for their...
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    W210 Facelift > Full Electric/Momory Passenger Seat Retrofit

    I've done a search on this and only comes up with drivers side retrofit - I already have memory driver seat. I have access to a donor car which his left hand drive and has an electric drivers seat. I would like to implant this seat as a RHD passenger full electric memory seat. Its a short...
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