Mercedes-Benz 300D Problem Report
Mercedes-Benz 300D Excess Free Play in Steering and/or Alignment Issue
The tie rod ends, idler arm, and/or drag link components of the steering linkage may wear prematurely. Please keep in mind the wheel alignment should be checked and adjusted when any of these items are replaced.
Idler arm. Excessive play in steering assembly. - johndc
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A knocking noise from the front end can be caused by cracked strut tower bushings.
The bushings for the shifter lever wear out to the point where they break and fall out. This ca...