Mercedes-Benz 600SL Repair and Maintenance
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Mercedes-Benz 600SL ProblemsInternal leaks in load leveling suspension in rear may cause rough ride
The engine wiring can degrade because the insulating material falls off leaving the bare wire exposed. This can cause many problems depending on which wires are exposed and what they touch.
The lower control arm bushings can wear and crack, resulting excessive movement at the control arm pivot point, leading to irregular and premature tire wear. Worn Ball joints can also cause similar tire wear symptoms. I some cases it may be necessary to replace the lower control arm, including bushings & ball joint to correct this concern.
Mercedes-Benz 600SL QuestionsWhere can I find a Smog Referee Station in the State of Virginia (Hampton Roads) (1 answer)
I imported a 1993 MBZ 600SL from Canada. I just found out the car is not in compliant with the U S version and not in compliance with USDOT Standards. I want to modify the vehicle with a functioning emissions system(new catalysts and 02 sensors USA) that includes OBD. I have a Mercedes Benz mecha...
After test drive dash gages quit, coolant temp still registers, all other guages quit working, Speedometer, Tach, fuel gage, voltmeter all failed at the same time. This is a Japanese SL600 sport coupe. We have not been able to locate the OVP relay? Pulled the cluster, W1 ground looks good for al...
2000 SL600 REPLACED CATALYTIC CONVERTERS 14000 MILES AGO under warranty. Have gone bad again! $2500.00 repair. Need an alternative!!!!! Their must be a better way! Any advice?