On one older instrument cluster, I had to run a thin steel putty knife around to break the "seal" between the rubber and the dash - then I could push it out from the back.
On Wed, Feb 14, 2018 at 11:55 AM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes < firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > Let’s just say this: If you want to pull the cluster, try pushing it out > from the back first. If that doesn’t work, buy a set of hooks. > > -D > > > > On Feb 14, 2018, at 12:47 PM, Randy Bennell via Mercedes < > email@example.com> wrote: > > > > So, I should not need hooks? > > > > RB > > > > On 14/02/2018 11:46 AM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes wrote: > >> They do, but the older clusters usually push out from the back pretty > easy. That and they’re more accessible from the back as well. > >> > >> -D > >> > >> > >>> On Feb 14, 2018, at 12:44 PM, Randy Bennell via Mercedes < > firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > >>> > >>> Do these work for all of the older MB's? IE - my 1976 300D? > >>> I need to do something about my dash lights rheostat that no longer > permits any light. It used to work if I wiggled it around a bit, but not > any more. Makes any driving at night a bit difficult and somewhat dangerous > as I cannot see my speed or the oil pressure, temperature etc. > >>> > >>> RB > >>> > > > _______________________________________ > http://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 > > -- OK Don *“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts.”* – Mark Twain "There are three kinds of men: The ones that learns by reading. The few who learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence for themselves." WILL ROGERS, *The Manly Wisdom of Will Rogers* 2013 F150, 18 mpg 2017 Subaru Legacy, 30 mpg 1957 C182A, 12 mpg - but at 150 mph! _______________________________________ http://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