I am looking at purchasing a 1994 R129 SL320 which is right in with the production run that had the dreaded biodegradeable wiring. The car is a distance away and everything else appears to be in well documented order, however there is no evidence of the wiring being replaced.
Attached are some...
helped a friend replaced the upper engine harness on his 1994 SL500. The original was falling to bits and although the car was running pretty well with just the occasional lumpy idle ... it was a matter of time.
Sent the loom to Sileck who appear to have done a first class job...
Help and advice would be very much appreciated.
Having some automatic transmission issue causing the car to go Limp mode. Car would drive but 30min into drive and the gear indicator and driving mode (P,N,R, D & C,S,M) in dash would disappear and reappear intermittently but would end up...
Hi all I've owned my 2008 2.1 e220 auto for 5 weeks now & in random times it's went into limp mode, put the engine check light on, ran rough on idle or rough just plodding around. These happened some together, some not & at total random times. The garage are getting it sorted under warranty but...
Hi, im going to check the wiring harness for signs of damage tomorrow, does anyone know of any weak points? Or should i completly remove the harness to check it over?
My ml is in limp mode and showing 0 resistance between pin 15 and 38 on the etc plugs.
I need help to identifying a cable that are connected to e main connector for the engine harness
it's a coxial cable and i have tried to take a picture where its goin. But i haven't been able to find the end postition of it
i have taken a picture from where it's start and where it's goin...
Hi I'm after a rear lapbelt for an R129 SL in black if anyone has one?
I've a 3 point harness in the back on the passenger side (works with child seats) that I'm happy to swap. It looks genuine MB, the fittings match and it uses the original socket.
Hello all, I recently pick myself up a 1996 Mercedes C220 for $500. I practicaly bought it sight unseen and without doing any research, turns out I got a lemon. Car fired up perfectly fine, drove, stopped did it all but with a slight stutter. Thinking it was just a MAF I started to do some...
Unfortunately, I got into the statistics of faulty wiring harness..
Can someone help me with MB part number? as well I understand that there are 2 sets of harnesses - the main and the one that connects to the coil..
Can someone refer me to a decent supplier?
Hello to all
I own a E320 cdi elegance full option except power sunshade and have acquired every thing OEM is needed to add this option by my problem is that here in Albania my local dealers don't have any ideas to retrofit it so I did everything but the plugin isn't there
It's been one week...
My son has recently bought me new KENWOOD DAB radio for my car, which is a 2001, CLK 320 (W208)
The car has had what looks like the original basic Mercedes Stereo 10 head in it, though the volume control on the steering wheel as never worked.
Before i wire in my new stereo...
Just wondering if the crumbling loom of an m111 is the only harness issue in a w124. I am currently rebuilding my harness with new connections and wires but I am wondering do any other looms in the car suffer with this silly carry on.
I read many conflicting opinions on when the biodegradable wiring loom was replaced on the W140.
Some say anything after 1995, others say anything after mid 1996 and others say anything after 1997.
Some say that if the later climate control is fitted, then its a car with an updated loom, and...
Hi ive just bought a S124 Estate E220 With 135k drives like new but ive noticed as few problems I could use help with!!
On starting its idles at 800rpm after warmup. On driving and returning to idle in park it idles at 1500rpm and never returns to normal idle speed.
Looking at the harness...
I bought this at considerable expense for my 1996 W202 Mercedes C280 Sport after reading horror stories about the wiring loom cooking in some models. I did not use it because some young urchin wrote off my vehicle.
Genuine Mercedes Benz part no A 202 440 89 05.
No use to me now and might help...