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  1. Bellow

    Valve stem seal replacement - the easy way.

    As per title. (Warning to the squeamish - language gets a bit FFFruity. But, ****, they get the job done!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFmC66YU6zI
  2. npuk

    Genuine MB full stem tyre valve caps

    Two of mine were stolen at Silverstone. It seems they were discontinued. Does any happen to have any spares. I need two. Part number: B6 647 2001 Thanks.
  3. P

    OM605 valve stem oil seal replacement

    Hi, Just wondering is it possible to replace the valve stem oil seals on my OM605 engine without taking the head off? What is the access to them like? Cheers, Paul
  4. M

    Valve stem seals........

    do i need to change them? I'm going to bite the bullet and replace the cylinder head gasket on my M104. When I asked Inchcape to quote me for the parts they have also quoted £60.60 for the valve seals. Obviously if they are a common failing it makes a degree of sense to do them when the...
  5. 300CE

    300CE Valve Stem Seals

    Howdo chaps, The above are going to need replacing soon as i'm starting to get a bit of smoke on tick-over when the car is warm. Is this a relatively straight forward job for a competent mechanic to do on the drive* and are there any special tools required? *It won't be me attempting this as...
  6. 300CE

    300CE Valve Stem Seals

    Howdo chaps, The above are going to need replacing soon as i'm starting to get a bit of smoke on tick-over when the car is warm. Is this a relatively straight forward job for a competent mechanic to do on the drive* and are there any special tools required? *It won't be me attempting this...
  7. K

    M117 valve stem removal

    So I made a valve spring compressor to remove the rockers and replace the valve stem seals on my SEC.... It works OK and I removed one of the rockers on my spare engine, however I cant get little half cone bits out which hold the valve onto the spring retainer. the manual says to use a special...
  8. T

    W126 500SEL Valve Guides / Stem Seal Replacement Queries

    Dear All, If I am going to have the heads off my engine, for the purpose of replacing the valve guides, etc. could I ask for opinion on the following please? 1. Are there any other works I should have done at the same time? 2. How much should I expect to pay? 3. Can anyone recommend somewhere...
  9. jaymanek

    Valve Stem Seals - DONE!

    Well the 7 months in a body shop did my valve stem seals no good.. I found I was getting a lot of smoke when hot at idle or pull off. With some special tools, this job can be done without taking the heads off. This is only a job for a professional IMO and I called in some help for this...
  10. 190ian

    Stem seals and valves

    how easy is it to change the oil stem seals on a 2.3 16v 190e as i had to tak the head of because of no compresion in one of the pots so i though over haul of the haed as it is of. Plus i have very bad pitting on the face of ihe inlet valves an very slight pitting on the seal edge should i...
  11. S

    Valve stem seals how much work?

    Am considering gettint the valve stem seals done on the W124 200 the seals are cheap at £18 for the set. does anyone have a guestimate as to the time needed to do them , my garage say they may be able to do them with the cyl head in place. thanks Steve
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