Inflate the tires to max sidewall rated pressure, and then drive around for
an hour or two, and I'll bet they revert from squares back to circles.

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Max
Charleston SC

On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 8:56 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes <
mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:

> So the guy with the 124 cab called again today seeming really anxious to
> swap cars.  I told him maybe Saturday but I want to drive this car for a
> couple of days to see what else pops up.  I drove it today for a couple of
> miles, which from what I can tell is the only 2 miles it has been driven in
> the last 5+ years. Probably closer to 10 years.  Who knows.  Anyway, tires
> look good, still have the nipples on them.  However when you get it up to
> about 50 it feels like its driving on square tires and feels like the car
> will fly apart.  I thought about trying to balance them being that I am
> cheap, but I guess I will go ahead and install the new set of tires I
> bought for the other 240D.  I also smelled something burning like brake
> fluid maybe even though the brakes appear to work fine.  From looking under
> the car looks like one of the calipers might be leaking.  Guess I will need
> to swap that out.  I got a belt that seems to start squeeling at times so I
> will replace the 2 belts on it.  I will see what flaps has since I wont
> have time to wait for an order to come in.
>
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