1991 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1991 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL

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1991 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL Problems

Bad Switch/Blower Motor Resistor Assembly May Cause Inoperative Heater Blower Motor

Other than a defective motor, a bad switch or blower motor resistor assembly can cause an inoperative heater blower motor.

Rough Running Engine Due to Misfire

A rough running motor or lack of power can be caused by a failed distributor cap or rotor, ignition wires (or their resistors), or valve cover gasket leaks. If the valve cover gasket leaks, oil can pool where the ignition wire resistor connects to the spark plug. The resistor can fail and the spark plug may not fire because of a short circuit through the oil.

"No start" Caused by Failed Fuel Pump/Relay

The fuel pump and/or fuel pump relay can fail, causing the car to crank over but not start. Proper diagnoses will be necessary to confirm if the pump or relay is at fault.

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1991 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL Questions

where is the fuel pump relay located at on a 1991 300SEL (1 answer)

had been running, but taking awhile to start. Then it is just turning over and will not start at all. Put some starter in breather, no firing, just turning over

cruise control don't work omly works at 10 mph Brake light always on. (1 answer)

Emer.brake switch works

cranks wont start fuelpump an filter new,distributor has fuel injecter line no (1 answer)

no fuel is present at end of fuel line before injecter.Presure present at distributor

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1991 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL Reviews

I purchased my 1991 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL in May 2014. It is great! It was owned by one previous owner who took very good care of it. I looks great, runs great and turns many heads. It's beautiful...

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