That sounds like what I heard prior to replacing the ball joints on my 240D.
On 2/1/06, Allan Streib <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > On Tue, 31 Jan 2006, John Berryman wrote: > > > It will be in section 33 of 123 manual. They call it a brake > > support aka track rod. Pretty straight forward. It would be a good > > idea to count the turns when removing the tube from the support and > > put it back the same way. Get a bushing kit for the front and a > > support/bearing/mount whatever you want to call it. You'll have to > > rassle the control arm around to get the bolts back in. Removing the > > springs may facilitate this. Plan on getting an alignment too. > > Thanks for the info > > > How's the rest of your front end? > > Squeaky and creaky, mostly on the passenger side. Sound "seems" to > be coming from the rearward end of the track rod, but it's hard to > tell for sure. Audible squeaking when bouncing the front of the car. > Shocks are recent, everything else is unknown. > > Allan > -- > 1983 300D > 1966 230 > > > _______________________________________ > http://www.striplin.net > For new parts see official list sponsor: http://www.buymbparts.com/ > For used parts email [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: > http://striplin.net/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_striplin.net > -- 1977 240D 1983 VW Quantum turbo diesel 5-speed 1972 Honda CB-500K motorcycle http://www.airamericaradio.com/listen