Follow us through social media to stay up-to-date with Mercedes-Benz news. JDwuwe8KFhq7ybYmlwXgtC5PVqtcS42TtHmNyfI6v8Id5HICovyRrnAxl8B6xk9w, https://www.facebook.com/Hammerzeit-642984859203237/. I love a w201, but for the life of me I can't source all the parts needed to do a M104 and manual swap. Hard to believe I was dealing in and parting $500 - $1200 ones all the time fifteen years ago. I've been running one in vintage racing and BMW CCA Club Racing for several years now. I'm stuck with flux cored wire as well. Rather ironic given the fact that I miss driving this car. I've tacked the final piece, waiting for my elbow that i painted to dry before I finish the test fitting and welding the rest of it up. The exhaust hangers kept the now seceded muffler in place and caused it to hit the bumper chipping off paint from the inside (that's why that sticker is there). But for some reason I prefer the wheels you bought with, instead of the Evo. I bit off a bit more than I could ultimately chew with the paint/body on this car; thought I'd be in a position to do all that, but I'm not. Feel free to ask if you have any questions! Mercedes-Benz combines luxury with performance across the full line of models including luxury sedans, SUVs, coupes, roadsters, convertibles & more. My current solution of using three separate lines isn't work so well. Project F-250: Figuring Out How To Tow With a Slide-in Camper. I've been looking around for one of these. I'm going stircrazy not being able to drive this thing. Those days are over, unfortunately. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. I've always wanted one of these. The big reason I don't share any photos of the exhuast progress is that my MIG welding is so damn atrocious, I'm ashamed of it. THEN in the process of unloading my wheels, I discovered that gouge. Archived. Well, everything was on track up until I pulled the downpipe to weld the final joint. I've already attempted to pull the manifold, but there isn't enough clearance to pull the damn thing out short of lifting the motor on one side which would mean dropping the trans mount and such so it can pivot. Toss it on the car, start it up, and am greeted with the worst belt squeal I've ever heard in my life. Azryael Reader 11/14/19 3:04 p.m. I'd been watching your thread since I rejoined 190Rev back in 2011, so I'm very familiar with your car! The thing about this car is that it moves so effortlessly, that before you know it, you're up at 100mph... oops. I should be able to finish up the exhaust today, which will allow me to test out the fresh clutch, as well as how the car behaves with the vacuum leaks addressed. Recent Reviews: Very Positive (268) - 89% of the 268 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive. bummer! Visitors from the U.S., please visit our U.S. website www.mbusa.com. Could the 86 Coupes Replace the Miata as the Answer? Some of my neighbors are snakes, so they often meddle in my business, giving me E36 M3 for even painting something outside, or the fact that I do my own yard work and don't hire landscappers like the rest of these privileged, uppity berkeleys. I'm taking a quick break before I look over all the older seams to see if I need to touch up here or there. ThDhxH7MbiBhQDZtcHr9drzb3YilV3gc5cjDwR2W69dcVbMtVGd0GjI9hGURG3Rt. The motor had a fresh rebuild and the body only had about 88K miles on it. Not quite to E30 M3 levels, but I've seen some worn examples going for well beyond what I paid for mine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FbVGulj4JpM. I was still living overseas, and had my 2.6, which I honestly should have just done the DOT nonsense to bring it back. Good luck getting yours back on the road. The 2.6 would eventually become mine again for a period of time when I moved back to Germany in 2005, but I returned it to my uncle who sold it off to someone, when I had plans to take it back to the states with me. Shared an E30 wagon with a friend in high school, though. Good time to inspect for any cracks. A year or so ago a fellow PCA member was selling his locally, I shoulda bought it. I unfortunately wasn't in a position to buy them that cheap! I think I'll play around with Photochop to see what some other colors might look like. I can tack it with the mig, but forget laying a proper bead. It's like when you finally get the tweezers on that embedded splinter, or squeeze that zit just right and everything pops free. I'm in the suburbs but my neighbors don't care what I do in my garage. Project F-250: Figuring Out How To Tow With a Slide-in Camper. These are starting to go the way of the E30 M3, even complete basket cases are selling for more now than I bought this for. In 2016 the E-Class took a major step into the future: The tenth generation set styling highlights with … What I've noticed is that this extra welding is actually allowing me to improve, and I'm seeing a measurable increase in my weld quality. Yeah, where I'm at, people have more money than sense, and despite being on nearly an acre, I can't do anything "detached" from the house. Seeing as new OEM parts are no longer available (unless NOS on ebay or something) and an aftermarket is close to $1000 for the downpipe alone, I did my best to stitch it up with my MIG. I am so close to a test drive, and this happens. However, the price of these are starting to go up in the last two years. I'd say it primarily needs the clearcoat fixed, only the hood has primer showing, and a small corner of the front fender could be touched up. A deal was struck and the car made its way to me where it's been my main daily driver ever since. I will eventually get a TIG if and when I can get a new house, because I don't feel like driving to the shop to use that older Synchrowave that's probably three seconds from failing. Interior is in great shape, save a few small scrapes on the door panels, and the carpet. I grew up around MBs, 190s and 123s in particular, so when my parents bought our first one in '96 ('89 2.6) when I was just a kid, I fell in love with that chassis at that young age. They've shot up, ridiculously. Posted by 2 years ago. A 124 wagon would look sick with that kit. The earth moves, the pulse races: with the 4.0-litre V8 biturbo engine delivering 430 kW (585 hp), the Mercedes-AMG G 63 makes every journey feel like a motorised primal scream. Looking for an idea to make my own three-port vacuum fitting for the back of my AC switch: They are NLA from the dealer, and these can't be found on North American cars; they'd probably be just as deteriorated anyway. I've broken an extractor and several bits already. The Mercedes-Benz W126 is the company's internal designation for its second generation S-Class, manufactured in sedan/saloon (1979–1991) and coupé (1981–1990) models, succeeding the company's W116 range. Classics on Autotrader is your one-stop shop for the best classic cars, muscle cars, project cars, exotics, hot rods, classic trucks, and old cars for sale. Mercedes Tie Rod Assembly Repair project 240d. I'd paint it whatever color you want. Brand new 8.8 bolt snapped. Mercedes-Benz Warranties A variety of warranty options are available for your new or Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Mercedes-Benz, from the standard 48-month/50,000 mile New-Vehicle Limited Warranty to a 24-month/unlimited-mileage option for CPO vehicles. Mercedes-Benz (German: [mɛɐ̯ˈtseːdəsˌbɛnts, -dɛs-]) is both a German automotive marque and, from late 2019 onwards, a subsidiary – as Mercedes-Benz AG – of Daimler AG. Car was gliding down the road, and the inside was so much quieter than how it had been for the last few years. Still, if ever a luxury car fit Yogi's philosophy, it was the W123 Mercedes-Benz family. Get the owner and ask questions. But I've also considered a more wacky color, like that teal that you see on the latest Wranglers (don't know the details off hand for that). ATLANTA — The young musicians with the Atlanta Music Project grow in extraordinary ways. Got this back: Not bad, nice and beefy. That’s my new project. I'd probably feel less averse to the idea if I was actually in a position to do it. Testing has now largely transitioned from the static test stands to concentrate on test tracks. The trunk is in pretty good shape, save for a small gouge. © 2020 Motorsport Marketing. I wish I would spent a little more on a more cosmetically sorted car; certainly could have afforded it, but my inner idiot told me that mechanicals were all I really needed, and that I could take care of the rest myself. For sure. When this is done, I will move on to starting the manual swap on the Durango, and from there work on my 500SE. Turns out, the damper was rotating out of round... Chucked it up in the lathe to confirm it. I tell him to chuck it up and see for himself. As a result, Mercedes-Benz underlines the high relevance of a future circular economy in the raw materials sector. There's one where the "covered walkway" spans roughly 20 yards... Incredibly ugly. 1980 Mercedes 450SL with both tops original 97K miles this is the last year of the 450 engines. Clearly crossthreaded, although it went in just fine with no binding. At any rate, I just want to drive my damn car, and I don't trust grabbing a part from a car at the yard, as it's only a matter of time before that rubber element fails too. Clutch was for sure already on its way out. Back in 2015, I took the car on a trip to Florida, and a rough stretch of interstate on I10 just outside of Katy, TX, cause such vibrations while driving that the weld between the stock muffler and the resonator gave up the ghost. I'd love to paint my 996 Turbo in the Gulf livery... GRM Holiday iRacing Series Kicks Off December 28, Finding a Survivor Hiding in Plain Sight | Garage Rescue Miata, Low-Buck Tech | Slow and Steady: Victory in Sight, Off-Roading the Unexpected in the Gambler 500, GRM Shop Tour | Let’s See Your Workplace This Holiday Season, GRM Winter iRacing Series To Feature O´Gorman, Alessandrini, Houghton and More. (Video) 1985 300CD Road Test . Yeah, I can spin wrenches but have no desire to do body or paint work.I'd much rather buy a car with little to no cosmetic needs. Since removing the downpipe to facilitate getting the transmission out to swap the clutch, I discovered it was cracked. Would have been worth it for how long that car was in the family. Looks like someone was using this as a table to bolt something down...: You can see the rear bumper needs some love all around: Now for an upclose of those dents on the side, looks like the result of things sloshing around in the trunk smacking into the sides during aggressive turns, despite that there's a decently thick plastic liner to reduce this: Dent below the fuel filler door (featuring door dent), not sure how this happened, but there's the same dent on the other side too: There are some smaller dents on each of the doors, you might be able to see them if you look close enough. I'm happy, I'm making progress. I've also thought about just flipping the muffler upside down, widening the cutout on the bottom edge of the bumper where the original muffler exited and just having it poke out underneath just a bit. I cannot MIG exhaust tubing to save my life. Biggest issue was the horrible spray job on it, but the rest of it looked fine. To find out about offers in your location, please go to the local Mercedes-Benz website. Starting with the front, here's the hood: You can see the fading in the impact strip as well. Despite its hearty production of 621 horsepower and 738 pound-foot of torque, the automotive industry is changing. What a Mercedes 617 diesel looks like with NO Blow-by (Video) 1984 300D Blow-by Test. Couldn't pass them up! Any houses that have detached sections are "connected" to the main structure via a covered walkway, which honestly looks berkeleying stupid. Never thought I'd see one in the yard here, given that mine is already only one of three known 16Vs in the area. It's a world of difference even from when I bought it 8 years ago. Project CARS 2 delivers the soul of motor racing in the world’s most beautiful, authentic, and technically-advanced racing game. The Mercedes-AMG SL65 is a hard-top, rear-wheel-drive equipped roadster that still retains a classic Biturbo 6.0-liter V12 engine. Exclusive reports and current films: experience a broad range of topics from the fascinating world of Mercedes-Benz. PROJECTB5 - Audi B5/C5/etc - 300/400/450lph DROP-IN Fuel Pump Kits E85/Gas $ 250.00 On Sale Call up the proprietor of said shop to let him know there's an issue, he says send it back; I do just that. So, with wheels and all, I found a direct clone of what my car would look like in Astral: You can see that it's more silver and on the cooler side of the color spectrum, versus the smoke silver of mine which is more gold and much warmer in overall tone. A 85s Mercedes 500 SE. For 10 years, the project has provided free music education for underserved youth. My welder is bound to my bench, so I'd have to move it to the floor to get close enough to weld something to it. Incidentally, I ran out of .030", and have nothing but .035" left, and the switch to .035" has further improved my welds on this particular tubing. The development of the Mercedes-AMG Project ONE hypercar enters a new phase, bringing it ever closer to production: several pre-production models are now practicing their fast laps at the company's proving ground and technology center at Immendingen. All rights reserved. Seller Says, ” Original California car with minimum rust.Needs complete restoration. Is the Valve Adjustment Really Needed? Here's are two more shots, which highlights the issues with the fenders (it looks the same on the other side, would be redundant to show a photo): The roof and sunroof are both in surprisingly great shape: The sides just above the doors are probably the next worse, you can see some of the damage on the driver's side in the photo above, but here's the passenger side: On both sides, the c-pillars also look flat compared to the rest of the lower body, there's definitely evidence of a respray in the past: You can see where someone went to down with sanding all over the place: There are similar sections of these sanding attempts all over the fenders, and the driver's side door. Forums » Builds and Project Cars » Valvy: '85 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3-16. Mercedes Upper Control Arm R&R project 240d . A quick spin around the neighborhood was much needed. Well, not only did they jam my berkeleying tailgate on the truck to where I can't get it open after they put the wheels back in, but they also gouged one of my mother berkeleying wheels. My exhaust work has been pushed off due to flooring a closet. Get all of Hollywood.com's best Movies lists, news, and more. Car is beautiful. I'd say 65% or more is actually in OKAY shape, spots of clearcoat fading, and a few sections where in someone's previous wet sanding attempts they went straight down to primer. I'll keep an eye out. But there you have it; I'll add to this thread as I making any further changes or improvements to my car. 1993 Mercedes-Benz 190-Class 4 Dr 190E 2.6 Sedan Description: Used 1993 Mercedes-Benz 190-Class 4 Dr 190E 2.6 Sedan for sale - $8,949 - 68,000 miles with Leather Seats, Sunroof/Moonroof, Alloy Wheels The higher I place it, the more aggressive of a chunk of the bumper I'll need to take out, but I don't want it looking odd. 1 2 3. docwyte UberDork 11/28/20 9:12 a.m. My dad has a 500E, he won't let me touch. Lots … I may go back and stitch a few more of those small pores, but I may just paint it and go. On another note, the part came in and all seems good now: I nearly cried I was so happy to drive it again, that's how much I love this thing. Love to have a bbs or zender. The Jaguar does have a noticeable advantage over the Mercedes. The project is being called the "largest single investment and job-creating project in Georgia's history" and will create 2,000 new jobs off Interstate 85 in Commerce. Launched as a four-door sedan in early 1976, with a slick coupe on a slightly shortened platform for 1978, and Mercedes's first production wagon for North America starting in 1981, Mercedes built nearly 2.7 million W123s in the chassis' decade of production. In fact, I bought mine at the right time, when the prices were their lowest in some time. I'm thinking about painting the black impact strips to match the rest of the body. Still debating on pulling that Zender kit off that 124, though I'm sure someone grabbed it all already. Plus who doesn't want a dog leg gear box? I wanted a mechanically solid car, and didn't care too much about the cosmetics. Went on an extended drive today to attend a business related meeting. Available for engines up to 135 hp, the Sail Drive transmission system provides to both the OEM manufacturer and boat owners a unique, still proven design. Very little paint is needed, so I'm wondering if I could just get a basic paint scratch kit, and see what can be done. Mercedes-Benz is known for producing luxury vehicles and commercial vehicles. a lot of work for a little problem. 1 2 3. I found a set in the PNW that needed refinishing, so they were cheaaaaaaaap. Whats the current value on these? I'm bored at work, so I figured I'd share my dream car that I've owned for the last 6 … Are you looking to buy your dream classic car? The one I found at the yard that I pulled the exhaust parts from actually had a super straight body, all the panels were there, and the shell looked in great condition. subscribe Then again my opinion isn't worth anything. I got back to the shop and look for my resonator that I set aside only to find someone recycled it (a common occurence at the shop until someone was fired...) so it was up to a glass pack and the new replacement Magnaflow muffler I had purchased. © 2020 Motorsport Marketing. I'd love to just take it down and paint it, but I can't do that here at the house as my nosey neighbors would squeal to the PoA. Bedding studs again was not fun. I've always wanted one of these too. I've been looking around for one of these. Now for some photos. Perhaps it's not so different than painting furniture or metalwork with my spray gun, but it's just intimidating to me because it's a car. The last two 16-valves I bought were $2000 and $1500. Oh well, it's nearly done, then I'll be able to get back to the car. 268. Close. Upon moving back to the states in 2009, I found myself looking for a 190E, but it had to be a European-spec car. Fast forward a few month, I foolishly decided to cut out the stock resonator and do straight pipe; terrible idea. However, this is and has always been my dream car, so it's not going anywhere. Yeah, it's kinda nuts how things have changed. Really need to get out of the suburbs... or somewhere where I can make some neighbor car friends. I'll get it all bolted back up this afternoon and hopefully a test drive will occur. GRM Holiday iRacing Series Kicks Off December 28, Finding a Survivor Hiding in Plain Sight | Garage Rescue Miata, Low-Buck Tech | Slow and Steady: Victory in Sight, Off-Roading the Unexpected in the Gambler 500, GRM Shop Tour | Let’s See Your Workplace This Holiday Season, GRM Winter iRacing Series To Feature O´Gorman, Alessandrini, Houghton and More. The headquarters is in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg.The name first appeared in 1926 as Daimler-Benz. My Mercedes 280 SL -85 Project This blog is about my car, a Mercedes 280 SL from 1985. Not concerned about "resale value" or collectability, I just want it looking nice and appealing for me. I've got a soft spot for E30s too, but I prefer 4-door sedans, so the M3 was never really an option for me. Exceptional fast charging capability. Two weeks pass with no updates, so I call, turns out he admits he didn't seat the bearing correctly, and a new one has to be ordered. I'm berkeleying excited to be back behind the wheel of my favorite car!! Mercedes introduced the 2-door C126 coupé model, marketed as the SEC, in September 1981. He says he'll do that and call me back. I could enjoy that with the familly instead of riding motorcycles.. The look of the 15-holes is actually why I went from the 15" pentas on the 500SE back to the 16" 15-holes that came with THAT car. Chances are they know what you're doing wrong. Fast forward another month, I call again and he says his bandsaw jammed up on a piece of aluminum he was cutting for me damper (how coincidental) and that his shop hand should be back and it should be back out to me as of last week. All the goodness of the e30 M3 without having to pay the insane buy in prices. No rust to speak of either. That’s my new project. I could, in theory, double my money right now if I so desired. I'm about to give it a good wash, and then I'll take some detailed photos of all ailments. Welding is finished. All rights reserved. Usually plenty of 124s. I've prepped things for paint before, so that's not new to me; shooting paint on a car is. Not my best work, but it passed the flashlight test. I love the W201 16v. Here's a quick, crude PS of what I envision: Haven't been able to work on my exhaust project, I expected a TIG welder this year for Christmas, but haven't received yet; the Millers up at the shop are also all dead. With over 14 million units delivered since 1946, the E-Class is the bestselling model series in the history of Mercedes-Benz. I decided to get a jump on the day and get my truck's wheels and tires rebalanced, and take the wheels from the 190 and get them rebalanced as well since I don't trust them going to town with their ugga dugga guns on my Ceginus wheels. My original solution was to source another smoke silver door, but smoke silver cars don't seem to show up at the yard, even non-16V cars: I've considered a color change, with one option being 735 Astral Silver, which is a factory color they used on these cars after '87 when the 2.5-16 was released and sold around the rest of the planet. Cody's Classic Cars 307 North Broadway Street Stanley, WI 54768 (715) 709-0343 Plans for the future will be EFI, perhaps a 6-speed from a later MB, and maybe a turbo, but for now I just enjoy driving it the way it is (minus the fact that I've been unable to drive it the last three months, which I'll explain why later). You know, the 16" versions of those 15-holes I have on my 500SE (what some people call the EVO I wheels, as the EVO I 190E had the same 16" R129 wheels) would have gone on this car to replace the 15" ones that were on the car when I bought it had I not found a deal on these EVO IIs. So this was just a wash and a towel dry, no time spent polishing, no wax. Could the 86 Coupes Replace the Miata as the Answer? This is the International website of Mercedes-Benz AG. Idle is nice and stable, so all the work replacing all the intake and fuel air gaskets and hoses seems to have paid off as well. Not sure what to do about various dents and dings either. Bosio Nozzles before and after in a Mercedes 300d. Miss that car. I'd really like to look at getting a fluid-filled unit made, but I got some ridiculous quotes ($1500+) for a one-time thing. I sold some really nice ones and scrapped some that would legitimately be restorable now. I'm looking for a 124 front bumper cover for my coupe, Entire, mine is broken and I bought another and dropped it when taking it out of my bed! I already called them on the tailgate, and they wanted to file a claim and all that E36 M3, but I don't have time to deal with that for a '96 pickup; I just let them know to tell their yahoos that if something isn't shutting, don't berkeleying force it. I'm bored at work, so I figured I'd share my dream car that I've owned for the last 6 or so years. My exhaust clamps are too small, and I honestly feel like they never seal the sections correctly, so I've opted to weld up every joint. 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