1. BIG_G_1979

    w211 e280cdi sport brabus chip

    Well guys finally after nearly 2 years of ownership I have managed to source the correct brabus box (d5 - 211-735-00)for my vehicle. Now in my 2 years of ownership ive tried various methods of tuning, I have tried a box called race chip 2 bought from ebay but not one of the cheaper boxes cost...
  2. S

    W211 E280cdi brake/electric issue breakdown, help please

    Hi guys, I've been a member for a while and a long time reader. It's not very often I'm stumped but this car has got me now. It's a 2005 '55' E280cdi (OM642) 7g tronic etc. Pre facelift. 192k miles Over the last few weeks I've been tinkering and repairing/replacing parts, Turbo, cleaning EGR...
  3. N

    Grinding noise at low speed - e280CDI

    Hi This is my first ever post - new member and all that but I have an issue which is baffling me. My car is a 2009 e280CDI Sport W211 (G7 box). Amazing car in every respect. I have done 60,000 miles in the car (now at 90,000) and have done all the servicing myself using Mercedes parts...
  4. M

    Problems Selling My E280cdi 2007 - advice please

    I bought my E280cdi 2007 sport in June. I never gelled with the car for some reason and due to different faults i lost faith in the car. I decided to buy something i found more interesting and with a more classic styling, a 2004 Jaguar xkr. I paid £5000 for my car in June 2016 which i would...
  5. BIG_G_1979

    e280cdi sport oem spring set

    Hi guys I have a set of oem springs from my w211 e280 cdi sport original Merc springs with colour codes looking 75 pounds plus shipping pm me if interested
  6. M

    Knocking Front Suspension - W211 E280cdi 2007

    I bought my car a few weeks ago e280 cdi 2007 sport 124k, i did not notice any knocks at the time so its a bit of sods law this has happened now. Just after buying the car 3 weeks ago i noticed a very slight knock when going over small bumps, it was similar to an anti roll bar link noise. It...
  7. BIG_G_1979

    w211 e280cdi sport vibration

    Hi guys a drove 211 miles on motorway today and I have discovered a vibration at first I thought rear wheels need balanced (the vibration is coming thru seat of Pants not steering wheel) but what I have also noticed is that if squeeze throttle I can make make it vibrate more or less depending on...
  8. BIG_G_1979

    w211 e280cdi sport front shock adjustment

    Hi guys I need some advice on my car I can raise and lower the car by approx 10mm by moving the cup the spring sits on up or down the shock. I have proven that if the cup is at its lowest position (and therefore the spring at its longest) the car sits lower. The question is if I move the cup to...
  9. D

    Glow plug cylinder 2N14/2 advice e280cdi 2005 s211

    Recently had a diagnostic test and this fault came up cylinder 2, took it to a local garage who advertise they work on MB cars, but they refused to change the plug stating they would need specialist equipment to remap ECU Is this correct because reading the forum's here people have changed...
  10. BIG_G_1979

    lowering my w211 e280cdi sport

    Hi guys I have bought myself some lowering springs and need advice and what to look out for when doing the job in hand, I think the rears are tricky and people have different methods so please advise on easiest way of doing the job thanks
  11. BIG_G_1979

    w211 e280cdi sport terraclean

    Hi guys booked my E in for a terraclean service this Saturday looking forward to it and have read some good reviews I will let you all know how it goes and if it's made any difference etc. Anybody had theirs done? If so any noticeable difference? Mpg, power etc
  12. BIG_G_1979

    w211 e280cdi sport tail pipes

    Guys my oem tail pipes are pitted and I wanted to remove them either to replace or refurbish but I cannot removed them I heard somewhere that these are welded on? Anyone any advice? Thanks Picture of tailpipes http://s1074.photobucket.com/user/garethbevan59/media/DSC_0229_zpsv6dwxhxa.jpg.html
  13. Carrsey

    E280cdi Air Filter question..

    Have I imagined it or did I read when changing the air filters does it need something resetting / STAR machine.. 2006 / 56 (facelift) E280cdi.
  14. bu11yboy

    W211 E280cdi Automatic Gearbox OIL ?

    Hi guys! i have w211 2005year E280cdi 3222cm3 R6cyl 177ps 130kw 5G-tronic gearbox 722.6. so i need to change gearbox oil now but i don`t know wich ATF can i bay . i was looking for orginal 236.14 ATF from Mercedes but i cant find it on net. anyone help wich ATF can i bay for my mercedes.. THANKS...
  15. M

    E280cdi remap please

    Hi, made the decision to get this done. I'm in Lincolnshire does anyone know of someone decent around this area. Don't mind traveling in order to access someone good. Hit me back with options please guys. Cheers
  16. Guy.Pap

    2008 E280cdi possible cold start problem

    I am having a small issue with my 2008 E280, the first start in the morning is a little laboured but all subsequent starts are normal i.e fires straight away. The first cold start is accompanied with a very small puff of white smoke. The glow plug relay and battery are new the only fault showing...
  17. BIG_G_1979

    w211 e280cdi sport spring colour codes

    Hi guys I have to replace one of my front springs and I have look to see the colour code whixh is yellow yellow yellow, dies anyone have all the spring colours codes with meaning behind them? Ie is my spring low and hard etc?
  18. BIG_G_1979

    w211 e280cdi sport rear bumper

    Hi guys I have a large scratch on my rear bumper, its right beside the parking sensor is that part of the bumper removable? Thanks
  19. BIG_G_1979

    w211 e280cdi sport

    Hi can someone advise what tyres should be fitted to my car I have the 18"10 spoke alloy, these have 245 40 18 all round thanks
  20. C

    E280cdi sport

    I've been looking for a e320 cdi inline6 but found this Mercedes-Benz E Class E280 CDI Sport 4dr Tip Auto 3.0 Full service history. Which I thought was quite well priced compared to others I know it's the v6 and 7g box. Just wondering will 1. It have a dpf? The pipes look sooty so hopefully...
Top Bottom