1991 Mercedes-Benz 300TE Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1991 Mercedes-Benz 300TE
- Sunroof Components May Fail Due to Age and Wear
- Repair Leaks From Head Gasket/Timing Cover Gasket Before Oil and Coolant Intermix
- Part that attaches distributor rotor to camshaft may break
- Service Cooling System on Older Vehicles Even if Mileage is Low
- Shifter Lever Bushings May Break Causing Loose Feel/Noise
1991 Mercedes-Benz 300TE Problems
The sunroof may not work correctly due to failed components as a result of age and wear. Repairing a sunroof can be labor intensive and very costly.
Internal and External engine oil & coolant leaks can develop from the head gasket and/or timing cover gasket; these leaks should be repaired before the engine oil and coolant intermix which can result in severe engine damage.
1991 Mercedes-Benz 300TE Questions
car will not start battery good turns over will not fire new spark plugs. put dry gas in.email is email@example.com
THE BATTERY LOSES CHARGE AFTER ABOUT 5 DAYS. THERE IS A SPARK WHEN ATTACHING THE NEG. CABLE. I REMOVED/REPLACED FUSES ONE BY ONE UNTIL NO SPARK AT NEG. CABLE. THE BATTERY NOW HOLDS CHARGE BUT TURN SIGNALS AND FLASHERS DON'T WORK.
SO I KNOW WHICH FUSE IT IS BUT DON'T KNOW WHERE TO GO NEXT?
Just bought a 300TE and it is a great car but I have replaced the motor mounts, radio, antenna and headlight doors. Had to tow the vehicle 200 miles after a wheel bearing broke. Would it be a good idea to replace both of them while the car is on the lift? It is the rear passenger side that wen...