Went and test drove a Merc a140 today, and yep put a deposit down.
Now it turned out we bought a Silver one lol, But hey the wife liked it.
Picking it up soon, There was a clonk coming from the nearside front over bumps, sounded like a drop link, Wishbone, Shock ect knocking.
So after our accident last weekend - my wife has decided that the safest place to be on the roads is in a merc, not her old focus.
I'm inclined to agree with her.
So I bought her a C class yesterday and suprised her with it this morning!
Here's to happy motoring and...
My wife now has a 2007 C320 CDI ! with lots of goodies, sport model sits nicely with the SL 320 (R129) and my E 320 CDI (W211)
Not sure if this was a wise decision but at least no one minds which car they take !
As many know I have a green W124 estate and now I also have a silver one. Both are E300D multivalve diesels.
The new car has full MB service history up to about 50k ago and is in very good order apart from a few issues.
It appears its been well cared for in its 230,000 lifetime but in...
note not a MB, but a Jeep;)
Few months ago I replaced the backbox and cat for new ones (ebay), the cat is the type where the pipes slide into it and has A clamp on each end.
Have noticed recently that where the front pipe and cat join, it is blowing quite a bit from round the top of the...
I have been a guest on this forum for about 6 years. I have found it an intelligent place to visit with a lot of
My car is a Calcite White C350cdi Estate collected by me from Bremen last October. Options on it: Intelligent bi-xenon
lights, gray leather heated...
When Andy K put his 95 estate up for sale I jumped at getting it for Natalie purely because it has heated seats and she has been spoilt driving mine recently (i.e. I want mine back!!). Natalies Bornite estate is now the new works vehicle for 124 works and everyone is happy.
Had a minor...
Well I have lurked about here for awhile now, but feel I should now join as Malcolm "Television" that font of MB knowledge appears to be residing here now :)
Having arrived from a forum far far away, where the darkside seems to be in evidence.
I will be asking more questions than giving...
Well having thought about it lets see if I can justify it as my wife recycles with zest .
first of all the plastic bin which was produced for the recycled material ...on mass .
then the waste of water as the tins are washed out and the labels removed average flow 9lit per min x zillions...