Seems to have worked too, I just took the car for 10 more miles and it behaved much more like it ought to, had all the get up and go I'd expect for 72hp.
I even ran the AC for the whole time and it still managed to climb the hill to get back home. I have to go to California tomorrow, when I get back I'll spend some time looking into the bushing on that pivot... -Curt Date: Sat, 13 Jul 2013 14:45:02 -0600 From: Craig <diese...@pisquared.net> To: Mercedes Discussion List <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Re: [MBZ] 240D success! Message-ID: <20130713144502.219065d9050e046f07d4b...@pisquared.net> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=US-ASCII On Sat, 13 Jul 2013 13:15:30 -0700 (PDT) Curt Raymond <curtlud...@yahoo.com> wrote: > With no new bushing to put in but lots of pedal travel that doesn't do > anything (the first 1/8 of travel accomplishes nothing) I adjusted the > other linkages so that now the lever at the IP goes all the way to the > stop. I've yet to make a test run but it seems like a reasonable idea... It certainly does seem like a reasonable idea. If the IP lever doesn't go all the way to the stop, you are not getting full power. > Anyway it looks like the Phoenix is rising once again. Yeaaaa! (I'll let Wilton chime in with his approbation.) Craig _______________________________________ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com