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A/C is not cold.
I have no problems till I did a retrofit on the air conditioning . Now car stall every 15 minutes it is a 1984 Mercedez 2 dr. 390 sl gas. Someone says timing or an o sensor I don't really know if it is these things?
1992 mercedes sl300
oil is good and seems to be normal otherwise. gages normal. at idle it does not do this.
Hello, my 300SL, if you are standing more than eight days, begins to rateres chokes and ends up not walking already busted with the catalysts, was replaced the spark plugs, rotor and cap distribution, I do not know what to do, any ideas ?
Bought a new MB mahoangey shifter. Is it easy to change? New one has treads and a small slot on the bottom
last time it lost power yet it appeared that the motor was still running. The SRS light also came on. I coasted to a stop and it would not start again until it sat for 5-10 min. then it started and ran until I made it home within 1 mile.
Should i change the chip to get more horsepower/ect. And will it screw up the engine . What would be a good chip to buy?
Replaced the switch and did not fix. Replaced the motor and did not fix.
Good, yesterday when I went to remove the hard top, I was completely disappointed when you press the button on the console, gave no sign ... the remedy was to take it manually and successfully, what was my astonishment is the soft top do not go out and shows no sign of life (do not know how to take this manually) any tips or suggestions? thanks
Hello, that's it, I have a 300SL 1992, when it stopped about eight days, "stutters / fails, " and do not walk "ráteres, I swapped the rotor, spark plug cables etc. ... the problem is not is solved .... Somebody help me? Thanks
Hydraulic fluid, where does it go?
we are leaking hydraulic fluid and the automatic top won't work correctly now. We cannot figure out where to add the fluid,or where the reservoir is? please advise. thx
The blower fan on 129 not working. How to check.
when car parked with alarm on it sometimes goes off at random maybe once a week or every other week
How do I fix the Sliding Panel that covers the cigarette lighter?
brought car in for new starter, startre replaced. mech had top down for final inspection, put top up, now nothing. all the obvious gone through. still perplexed.
The economy meter very often fails to work. Sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't at all. Timing and tuning done. When the meter works, the car functions very smooth and with good pick up power. Otherwise it drags a bit when it fails to work. All checks have been done.
The trunk badge for my 300SL has been stolen, and I need to buy a new one. How interchangeable are these badges? I'm being told different part numbers and have as a result become pretty confused. Any help?
i have a new radiator,had the thermostat checked,changed the cylinder head seals
What is the best way to unlock seat belt when it is locked
all the freaking timr
air condition blows warm air fully charged with freon
Hello i have a 90 sl 300 and it starts up and idles fine but when i start to drive it it has no power to get over 50 unless i feater the gas. I have chage the fuel pumps,flow sensor, plugs, and both converters.
WhenI first start the car, it idles rough and will stall when i pull out, I have to let it warm up about 5 mins. the it runs great....
Leaking water in the near the middle of the motor or between the fire wall the water runs out of the plastic holding tank after 50 miles and now the motoer get hot after diving about 4 miles, I have no water in my oil, the car runs well, it did get very hold about a month ago
I installed a heater blower motor in my 300sl. And the motor only blows on the lower speed. When i first installed it the motor blew on all speeds. After five minutes in only blows on the first speed..
I had a small leak under my car and now the car hover heats and the water bubbled in the resivor, do I have a blown head gasket or a cracked block. I took it to a shop and the man drove it again until it got hot and he forced it to start then parked it, it was like he was trying to do more damage, no water in oil at this point. S & S Equipment McQueeny,Tx drove it and ran it hot after I took it to him on a trailer
soft top does not open. Replaced switch control modual was