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    Hello gents /ladies, Sorry to be asking for help in my 1st post :( I recently caught some ice and gently (very gently - 5mph max) put my S430 into a shallow ditch. Car was recovered by tow truck by front axle - had a few errors such as airmatic / ABS kick in but went away upon engine...
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    Clattery G Box rumble on W124 5Sp Man Box on T/O

    Hi All, I'm not actually sure of the gearbox number, but it's a five speed manual on an 89 300E, W124, 140k miles. Gear selection is smooth except in reverse when the engine is hot, then, there's a grinding going into reverse. Putting it into a synco gear first stops the grinding. At full...
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    09' W204 Rumble Under Braking

    Evening all, I post seeking for some advice and possible pointers. I'm currently going through a month of weekend works with the C250CDi, just to remedy some niggly problems- Last weekend was spent sorting out an oil leak from the Breather Pipe, that was seeping oil past the push fit pipes...
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    Rumble noise when accelerating coming from rear

    I need help figuring out this new noise. Upon acceleration, hard to moderate, I have a rumble coming from the rear. The sensation is similar as you would feel if you were to drive over rumble strips on the fact thats what I initially thought it was. My car is 94 W124 E320 coupe with...
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    Vibration / Rumble at low Speeds

    Hi All, Just a question if anyone can help. Recently had my gearbox out and refurbished with Torque Convertor done at the same time £2200 but difference in the drive was fantastic. However I now have a vibration and low rumbling sound when I am coasting at lowish speeds 30 to 40 mph or in...
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    W164 ML320D Front differential rumble

    Hi Folks, whilst I have been a member for some time now, this is my first post. I drive a 75,000 mile 2006 ML320D. On changing the front and rear diff oils in response to an increasingly present rumble particularly on over-run, I found a high presence of metal particles in the oil from the...
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    Rear rumble / whine sorted !

    Purchased a 2003 E320 about a week ago. Immediately notised a rumble/whine from the back of the car, started about 35mph & drowned out by 70mph. I couldn't pinpoint it to one side or the other of the car and no change on cornering. After reading these forums I eliminated the Diff' as there...
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    E320 cdi 7g gearbox confused / rumble

    I've just brought a e320 cdi 56 with the 7g<br /> <br /> At 20-30 mph it seems to act loss, sort of likes not sure whether to change up or down. At times it slightly rumbles? <br /> <br /> Gear changes are smooth. It's had one gearbox oil change at 40k and it's on 129k now
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    SLK 100 Engine Rumble

    SLK 200 Engine Rumble Bought my 54 plate SLK 200 21k miles four weeks ago and am very pleased with it but for one concern I now have. On a morning cold start, I've began to notice a 2-3 second low level noise rumble from the engine which then disappears, I guess due to the oil pressure...
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    transmission rumble

    Hi, 190e auto rumbling like a goodun when pulling away at low revs, front coupling changed ( what a bugger of a job) this has lost a noise or two and fixed shunt when going into drive. I put the car on stands and ran it but noise dissapeared so I couln't locate the source. Serpentine belt can...
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    low speed prop rumble,

    190e 2 litre, rumble from propshaft when pulling away seems to be front rubber coupling( forum also suggested this , thanks). How difficult to replace ? I have the Haynes,looks easy enough, Any tips from someone who has done one.Is it worthwile doing all the rubbers and maybe UJ's while the...
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    rumble 2

    Forgot to mention car is a E240 210 chassis 1998
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    Have a real low down rumble / vibration, at speeds from 20 mph up to 50mph, isnt coming from engine as i have put it into neutral and coasted still there, strange thing is its not there in the morning because the car is garaged and always about 8/9 deg, but left at work these last few weeks in...
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    C220 rear differential rumble

    hello, my friend has a C220 1993, the whole car rumbles above 45mph. I got the car on a ramp, took off the wheels and drove it . . . . . . . the rear differential box makes a loud clicking noise and shakes. anyone ever taken one appart and repaired? Ive reconditioned VW gearboxes befor but...
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    W202 slight rumble from rear...

    Hi people, have become aware of a slight rumbling noise coming from the rear of my C240 Sport. Sounds almost like a parcel shelf wobbling and creating a drumming noise and only noticeable over uneven road surfaces at around 25 - 35 mph. Had the rear shocks changed but this hasn't made any...
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