1990 Mercedes-Benz 300TE Q&A

1990 Mercedes-Benz 300TE Question: Cost to replace fuel pump

My car is actually a 1988, but I wasn't given that choice -
Answer 1
Fuel Pump, Electrical part# 0020918801 $264.00 The time is about 1.5 hours. So 1.5 x whatever the shop hourly rate is. The fuel accumulator also suggested when you replace the fuel pump. Zee -
Comment 1
Thank you for your quick response. Now, can you tell me if it's okay to use regular unleaded in the 1988 Mercedes? One mechanic says yes, the other says no. -
Comment 2
You are very welcome. MB recommends premium fuel. Lower grade will cause performance issues. Zee -
Answer 2
That's certainly a $500 job. You really need to use premium fuel in your MBZ. Good luck. -