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1994 Mercedes-Benz SL500 Question: How to replace the top hydroulic lines

 

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amwatchinya, Bloomington, CA, June 05, 2011, 11:22
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I am in the process of changing the rear left hydroulic lines/hoses and don't know where to start, Can you please guide me with some pictures?

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    Superbob June 07, 2011, 11:10
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    If you're talking about hydraulic suspension work, I strongly recommend you find a Mercedes expert to do it. I think you may be biting off more than you can chew, especially if you're looking for a picture guide. This is work for an experienced technician, it's not a do-it-yourself type of project.
    If you want to find an MBZ specialist, here's our directory link for you:
    https://repairpal.com/directory?address=92316&car_bra...

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    amwatchinya, June 07, 2011, 15:24
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    Thank you Superbob for your response, and I am sorry I was not clear what lines? Anyway, I want to replace the hydroulic lines/hoses on my 1994 MBZ R129 500SL convertible top. the lines are located in the rear behind the passenger side all the way to the right side of the trunk.Thanks for any response

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    Visitor, June 24, 2011, 14:51

    WHY ARE YOU CHANGING THEM? MOST LEAKS ARE FROM THE CYLINDERS NOT THE LINES. THE CYL.S ARE PRONE TO LEAK.

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