1. T

    It was 100 years ago

    Guys I was reading bits of the Torygraph when this article popped up! My grandfather the war hero, killed on the first day of the Battle of Passchendaele* Strange because only a few days ago I was thinking about him having fought and survived that battle serving in the Lancashire...
  2. gr1nch

    Standard of Living - better 100+ years ago?

    Yes, I hear some of you thinking, but there was poverty then, slums, crap jobs,...but * for about 300 years from the late middle ages there was virtually no inflation. Prices for everyday items were very stable in comparison to the last 50 years. * Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian houses were...
  3. R

    I hope I live to 100...

    ...so long as I am the exception to the rule. Is there too much effort being put into preventing and curing disease etc...and thus the law of unintended consequences comes into play. ie...the increasing world population which is a growing problem for us...but mostly our children. I ask...
  4. Headhurts

    Supagard 100 Plus

    My car was purchased from new (2016 E350) and I opted not to have the paint sealant as I am pretty good at looking after my cars. I quite quickly applied AG HD Wax and have also used FK101 along with Angel Wax QD detailer. Sunday morning my neighbour who is a car salesman gave me a...
  5. brucemillar

    Pilots war images developed 100 years on.

    Pilot's war images developed 100 years on http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-37261175 Sent from my iPhone using MBClub UK
  6. D

    100 times better?

    I was walking down to the village yesterday to meet the Mrs for an early dinner, I was looking at all the nice cars in people's driveways and started thinking about how expensive new cars are these days and how average cars like Fords can cost the same as my first house. Anyway, as I neared...
  7. R

    Set of 19" Michelin Pilot Super Sport for sale. Only done around 100 miles.

    I have a set of Michelin Super Sports for sale. I bought them for a set of alloys I intended to fit to my C63. They've only done 100 miles or so as I decided to keep the car on its original wheels. The fronts are 235/35 ZR19 and the rears 265/30 ZR19. Sensible offers only please...
  8. R

    100,000 miles club

    I've now become a member - My 1999 S202 C240 has now covered 100,000 miles. I'd like to get it to 250,000 - unless the rust gets to it first. The number appeared on the odometer whilst returning from Dartmoor Zoological park - The real life inspiration behind the film 'We bought a zoo'.
  9. st13phil

    100 Years of BMW - Mercedes Offer to BMW Employees

    Sincere or German Humour? You decide...
  10. developer

    The 100 Club Oxford Street

    Just wanted to share that my guitar playing son is playing the 100 Club Oxford Street London next Tuesday, as a guest lead guitarist. I've posted about him many times on here, so won't cover old ground, but we're super proud that he's playing such a prestigious venue at just 21. Check out...
  11. OJLane

    E280 cdi with 53,000 miles or E350cdi with 100,000 miles???

    I'm looking at changing my car (currently a 2003 C270) which is coming to a regulated age limit soon. I cover between 30,000 and 50,000 miles per year and need something to last me for 6-7 years due to purchase cost and have a budget of about £11,000 to £12,000. Am I expecting too much from...
  12. dan-mb

    Driving points/ban 100+mph on motorway

    Has any one any experience of getting caught speeding over 100mph on the motorway? Likely penalty/ban for driving in access of 100mph on the motorway? I got pulled over by an unmarked X5 on the M6 speeding. Issued with a traffic offense report. :confused::doh:
  13. M


    can someone give me some advice on this, ive got a e240 v6 which began showing po422 a number of weeks ago, a friend said it was nothing to worry about as the cats are not rattling so its probably a faulty o2 sensor. today the car seemed to go into limp mode and is running rough when...
  14. Sp!ke

    28 litre Fiat S76 runs for the first time in 100 years

    Fascinating stuff. https://grrc.goodwood.com/race/historic/28-5-litre-fiat-s76-runs-first-time-100-years
  15. KillerHERTZ

    Over 100,000 W222's Sold in 1 Year

    Over 100,000 S-Class models have been delivered to customers since its market launch a year ago China and USA largest markets for the luxury sedan Ola Källenius: “The sales figure of 100,000 S-Class models in just one year is the proof: the combination of high-class quality, exemplary...
  16. Deane x

    100 year old toilet destroyed by e bay seller

    Right I buy and restore vintage items and sell them back on , any how I bought a 100 year old toilet with toilet seat ,and it arrived today smashed ....the reason being the seller just put it in a box and posted it with parcel force ,No bubble wrap, not secure the metal brackets so they swing...
  17. zenman63

    C class 200k cam chain gone at 100,000 miles

    The wives car has had this rattle for some time, I thorough it was the heat shields but just the other day with a mechanical clatter, its stopped, only on the drive. I did think the starter bendix had gone as it sounded like the engine was not turning over and having pulled it out, and re...
  18. I

    MPG!! Why not litres per 100 Miles??!!

    Surely, surely, that's an easier calculation!!
  19. ringway

    The 100 Funniest Motor Insurance Claims.

    "On the M6 I moved from the centre lane to the fast lane but the other car didn’t give way." "I was thrown from the car as it left the road. I was later found in a ditch by some stray cows." "I left for work this morning at 7am as usual when I collided straight into a bus. The bus was 5...
  20. W

    Number 100 Silver Arrow

    Sit down for the price ... 2002 MERCEDES SL500 W129 Silver Arrow No 100 of 100 the last one 34k 1 owner. | eBay
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