One of the good ones with a huge and expensive service history.
I had wanted one for twenty years and twenty years later, it feels just a bit too classic for me. I prefer the C class so I bought one of those instead.
Blue black metallic, eight hole alloys, black leather, electric ortho...
Needed some advice - the seat belt butler on the passenger side of my E220 coupe abruptly stopped working today.
I had the seat back all the way recently, and was wondering if this could be why.
Is there a sequence to follow when diagnosing this issue on these cars?
Drivers side works...
The parking brake cable on my superb Mercedes C180 1996 failed.
My dealer tells me the cable comes in three parts
Right - Left and Centre
He can get the Right and Centre cables from Mercedes in Germany.
However, the Left cable is out of stock -
Can anyone suggest a good source?
I'm selling one of my SLs (and the 928 once **** Lovett locate the gearbox weep, but that's another story...), my silver/blue SL500
It's on eBay and Carandclassic: eBay link here:
Mercedes SL500 1996 | eBay
I'm annoyed 'cos I managed to lose the 80+ hi res photos I took in the early...
I have a late 1996 R129 SL600.
Recently the use of kickdown has resulted in the immediate trigger of Limp Mode and illumination of the BAS/ESP orange light. Restarting the engine clears the symptoms until kickdown is tried again.
If kickdown is not used the car drives perfectly, with no...
Hi to all members mb.for sale parts c36. ENGINE ,GEARBOX ,FRONT FOG LIGHT AND REAR TAIL PIPES NOT FOR SALE. As we bought this car to removed engine into w124ce. So for sale: interior in super condition black,suspension,side skirts,brakes,doors,ignition lock with 2 keys and many more. We r in...
I've had my 96 R129 for about 6 months and now the weather is starting to improve I'm starting to do some jobs which have been on my list of things to do since I got it...
First of all, I appreciate that there are a lot of topics on this. I have done a lot of reading through past...
I am totally confused as to which fault code reader in need for my 1996 SL600.
From what I have read the diagnostic system on this generation is a bit of a hybrid, could someone please explain in layman's terms.
I hear the name Star banded about but would prefer to spend less.
my lloyds insurance renewal notice came through and it went up from £450 to £550 with 9 years NCD. Shopped around and went with Hastings for £270 py.
as I was going through the application i changed the value from £1495 to £10k (just had front wings replaced, and almost full paint job of...
Hello. I raised the car on a scissor lift (all wheels hanging free) but forgot to press the Lock button on the hydraulic ADS before doing so.
Just wondering if I am going to cause problems with the ride height sensors etc by forgetting to Lock the suspension in place first? Any procedure I need...
Driving down a narrow lane had this smashed tonight and need a replacement the colour is Green/Black Metallic, but correct me if I'm wrong the cover is snap on so I could get one seperately or paint it?
Hi all I'm new to the group. Recently became the owner of a 1996 c200
Love the car but have a couple of issues 1 the fuel gauge will not work jumps around as it pleases but the low level warning light still works.
2 the coolant light is constantly on but the water level is fine. Tried...
Having a bit of a clear out, will expand list as I work through the various boxes.
Instrument pod complete
Passenger air bag (no idea if working)
Wood veneer panels for doors.
Radiator grill with badge but no star
Plastic panels which fit over exterior...
Hi, I have a 1996 W202 C180 Estate. I'm trying to disconnect the battery so I can replace a failed alternator. However, when I take off the battery earth (I mean the main 12V battery in the boot), after about five seconds the alarm starts sounding. Replace the earth and it stops immediately. If...