Easy DIY fix. Google "TOP HYDRAULICS". Paid $55.00 each after sending in the ones I took off. Got back a set with better seals installed and droped cylinders back in above windshield. Saved Over $1,000 dealer wanted to charge. Instructions and Video on YouTube also.
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1995 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Question: Answer to leaking "Top Front Locking Cylinders" on 1995 R129SL500
Answer #1G. T. Service Center (4243 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236ProfessorG June 05, 2014, 23:16Master
Thanks for the information.
ReplyISPIRIT99, June 06, 2014, 08:57Enthusiast
You'r wecome. My 95 SL500 has served me well but from time to time something needs fixing. I research how to do it myself whenever I can because the dealer in my area "sees me coming and lick his chops." The repair was not difficult and I don't feel Ripped Off by a dealer.