[MBZ] Selling 87 300D

2008-04-30 Thread Bob DuPuy
I posted this up last week on the Super tubo site and thought I would spam my good friends here too. This OM603 powered W124 would make a good starting point for a super turbo project. It was the original diesel Hot Rod and held the fastest diesel production car in the US for years. I hate to let

Re: [MBZ] Selling 87 300D

2008-04-30 Thread Bob DuPuy
I can send some out tomorrow. For now check the link in my first post Bob On 4/30/08, Loren Faeth [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Bob, Got Pictures? At 06:45 PM 4/30/2008, you wrote: I posted this up last week on the Super tubo site and thought I would spam my good friends here too. This OM603

Re: [MBZ] Barack Hussein Exposes Self

2008-04-14 Thread Bob DuPuy
Hey thanks Rich, You've eloquently stated the democratic position on government. The enlightened, privileged, liberals are the rightful rulers of this country. The rest of us, uneducated ignorant masses, should be grateful we have them to make the choices for us as to how to worship, spend our

Re: [MBZ] 350SD relisted

2008-01-12 Thread Bob DuPuy
Did anyone else notice the belt tensioner shock not where it belongs? I think it is zip tied to the dip stick?? Not sure what that says about other needed repairs. Original books and records, how about the engine replacement paper work? Bob D. Parrrish, FL ___

Re: [MBZ] Re; blown turbo 300SDL

2008-01-12 Thread Bob DuPuy
Yep, it comes right out. No major trauma was right. I didn't even skin a knuckle. and that is unusual for me. I'm glad I didn't throw out that spare when I was cleaning out the garage a couple of months back. She is back to purring like a kitten, well a big 4000lb german diesel kitten. Bob D.

Re: [MBZ] Re; blown turbo 300SDL

2008-01-12 Thread Bob DuPuy
Broken ez out is not good. I have had success with them doing marine work, but you have to drill perfectly. On a stud you should drill dead center, all the way through. start small and work up. make the last bit or two a left hander. don't even try drilling again until you get the ez out out. Oh

[MBZ] blown turbo 300SDL

2008-01-11 Thread Bob DuPuy
So I've been driving the wife's SDL the last few days and I thought I noticed some turbo whine. I figured it had always been there, No. Accelerating up an on ramp giving it a bit of Italian tune up all of a sudden it starts sounding like a kid's bike with a playing card in the spokes. I

Re: [MBZ] 60x with broken chain and cam

2007-12-31 Thread Bob DuPuy
Leak down test. You don't really need the tester for gross results. Apply compressed air though the glow plug holes, with the valves closed and the piston at TDC or BDC. Listen at the intake exhaust and oil fill for escaping air. Bent valves will be obvious. worn rings a little less so. Bob

Re: [MBZ] Bosch Nozzles

2007-11-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
Bosio Nozzle seem to have tighter QC than bosch india. Ipretty sure they are italian made. Rusty can you get the Bosio nozzles? If they don't come from you I'm not sure I want them. Bob D. Parrish, FL ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new parts see official list

Re: [MBZ] Wheel Bearings!

2007-10-01 Thread Bob DuPuy
One method that works for seal removal on some but not all set ups is to remove the nut and outside bearing then reinstall just the nut. Pull briskly out and down on the rotor. The nut inner bearing and seal will be left on the spindle with the seal usually still reuseable after CVI. Bob D.

Re: [MBZ] Fix or Sell? killer R12

2007-09-07 Thread Bob DuPuy
You pablum eater and kool aide drinkers crack me up. Ozone is continually created in the upper atmosphere in vast quantities by sunlight acting on the gases present. It is the height of hubris to think mans puny efforts even if they were intentional could have a significant effect. R12 was banned

[MBZ] OM603 belt tensioner

2007-03-05 Thread Bob DuPuy
Ok so, checking the oil in the wifes oil in the SDL and low and behold the top bolt for the belt tensioner shock is missing and so is the top bushing and the threads in the head too. I figure I can helicoil the threads, but what is the list wisdom on OEM, OE or after market for the shock and

Re: [MBZ] OT - Global Warming rebuttal

2007-02-06 Thread Bob DuPuy
I'll rebut it even though no point has been made. In the case of the first graph it must be stated that just because two events occur together and track in a similar fashion does not establish a cause and effect relationship. It is an interesting and theory that increase concentrations of Co2 can

Re: [MBZ] [OT] The Imperial Presidency

2007-01-26 Thread Bob DuPuy
It never ceases to amaze me that the same Bush is infringing on my freedoms crowed are also the same folks that advocate the Dem policies of cradle to grave socialism and government control over even the must mundane aspects of life. I'll take my freedoms and responsibilities straight up, hold

Re: [MBZ] OM603 head bolt tightening sequence

2007-01-21 Thread Bob DuPuy
Nice work Joe! Have fun with the head job. Bob D. On 1/20/07, Joe Knight [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: http://jsknight.googlepages.com/124 Just finished yanking the head from my wagon. Fooled around a bit with acrobat and the subject page from the W126 manual. It's a much more legible diagram

Re: [MBZ] First startup

2007-01-20 Thread Bob DuPuy
I'm a little late with this, but I've got two words to share on the subect. CHAIN LUBE, the kind in a aersol can, made to lube motor cycle chains. Easy application, it clings well, and will not clog oil passages as it is readily misable with motor oil. Bob D, Parrish, FL On 1/15/07, Peter

Re: [MBZ] little metal (?) balls in the cylinder

2006-11-29 Thread Bob DuPuy
I'm with you, sounds like carbon. Hit one with a hammer and see if you can pulverize it. Bob On 11/29/06, Zeitgeist [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Balls of carbon?

[MBZ] Pull Start

2006-10-23 Thread Bob DuPuy
I know you can tow start the earlier models, but can you tow start a 1995 E300D? Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] new eBay shipping fraud-update

2006-07-28 Thread Bob DuPuy
. There is a little too much schadenfreude in the reaction below for my taste. Oh and by the way mail fraud is not trying to get over on the post office for a couple bucks, but defruading another individual through the use of the postal service. Bob DuPuy going back to skim and delete mode On 7/27/06

Re: [MBZ] new eBay shipping fraud-update

2006-07-27 Thread Bob DuPuy
Geeze louise! Did you get your item? Did you pay a good price? If the guy wasn't trying to rip you off and just tried to save money on shipping, why try to burn him with bad feed back with no chance to respond. Suck it up, quit your bitching, and just move on. Life is too short. Bob DuPuy On 7

Re: [MBZ] Tuna time!

2006-07-03 Thread Bob DuPuy
My latin sucks, but isn't that sieze the buyer? What are your intentions is you catch him/ Bob DuPuy On 7/3/06, Zeitgeist [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: That, my friend, is going to be a bargain at any price--carpe emptor! Casey Olympia, WA Biodiesel: I drive in a persistent vegetative state '87

Re: [MBZ] Sudden loss of oil pressure

2006-06-30 Thread Bob DuPuy
I think there is also one in the filter housing so it can bypass if the filter plugs. Bob DuPuy On 6/30/06, J.B. Hebert [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: According to 18-5031HA, the oil pressure relief valve is part of the oil pump, so if I end up dropping the pan I will check it. I do not want

Re: [MBZ] Sudden loss of oil pressure

2006-06-29 Thread Bob DuPuy
It was mentioned earlier, but be sure to check the oil pressure regulator, sometimes also called overpressure bypass. The springs can break or the valve become jamed in its bore. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL On 6/29/06, LarryT [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Sorry to hear it wasn;t one of the easy things

Re: [MBZ] more on the 2.5 turbo

2006-05-21 Thread Bob DuPuy
I'm pretty sure the MB lift pump is a piston type with no diaphram. I vote you do the delivery valve reseal thing, change the oil, take two asprin and call Marshall in the morning. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL On 5/21/06, Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: If the fuel supply pump was bad

[MBZ] 603 gov auction

2006-04-25 Thread Bob DuPuy
Someone posted this to my Mog list. I thought someone here might be interested. http://cgi.govliquidation.com/auction/view?id=857464convertTo=USD Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] 603 gov auction

2006-04-25 Thread Bob DuPuy
Kaleb, in the description there is a box that indicates a code for condition. You can click on it for the condition category. Most of the items fall into the economically repairable category. The thing is you really never know why Uncle Sam pulled the engine until you get your hands on it. Bob

[MBZ] W124 body work

2006-04-20 Thread Bob DuPuy
if the fenders are bolt on type affairs on W124s. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] W124 body work

2006-04-20 Thread Bob DuPuy
. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL On 4/20/06, Loren Faeth [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have a left headlight wiper motor, but not the wiper arm. that got bent up At 07:01 AM 4/20/2006, you wrote: Bob- If Loren doesn't have a left headlight assy I do BUT it does not have the wiper motor setup

[MBZ] head gasket sealer

2006-04-01 Thread Bob DuPuy
I'm doing another OM603 head today, actually putting a decent 350SDL head on a 300SDL. In the past I've always put the gasket on dry, but this time I'm considering using a sealer like Permatex copper spray on the head side. There are a few pits around water passages and the like on the replacement

Re: [MBZ] head gasket sealer

2006-04-01 Thread Bob DuPuy
Johny! I thought it was you that recomended Hylomar. I went to their web site, which product do you recomend for head gaskets? Do you have any additional wisdom to share, as to application? I can't afford to screw the pooch on this one. Thanks, Bob DuPuy

[MBZ] 603 #14 head job

2006-03-26 Thread Bob DuPuy
look there or is there something better? Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL PS Please excuse the grammar, I seem to slip into full redneck grease monkey speach patterns while performing shade tree mechanics.

Re: [MBZ] 603 #14 head job

2006-03-26 Thread Bob DuPuy
. Opinions please. Bob DuPuy Parrish, Fl On 3/26/06, Bob DuPuy [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Ok so I've been here before, but I'd like to share the pain with my list brothers. If I can find my old digital camera, (wifey has nice new one at #2 daughters competition), where would the list like me

Re: [MBZ] 603 #14 head job

2006-03-26 Thread Bob DuPuy
Picture link http://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/h2odiesel/album?.dir=/f870.src=ph or http://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/h2odiesel/my_photos and poke around Bob On 3/26/06, Bob DuPuy [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I threw a few pics on Yahoo Until someone expresses another opinion. I can clearly see one

[MBZ] timing chain rail pins OM603

2006-03-25 Thread Bob DuPuy
as the rest of the job so far. Does anyone have some miracle method or a special prayer or curse for such an occasion? Who knows if this pin is inside or outside the loop of the timing chain? I think it is time for a beverage!! I know a Harpoon IPA ought to do the trick Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] timing chain rail pins OM603

2006-03-25 Thread Bob DuPuy
://members.rennlist.com/my_911/Index.htm For my Paint Job Info - Original Message - From: Bob DuPuy [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Mercedes Discussion List [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Saturday, March 25, 2006 4:39 PM Subject: [MBZ] timing chain rail pins OM603 God freakin bless America! I am so aggravated. I'm

Re: [MBZ] timing chain rail pins OM603

2006-03-25 Thread Bob DuPuy
for the encouragement. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL On 3/25/06, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Bob, are you using the strongest bolt possible? You mentioned the cam cover bolt - perhaps there's another of the proper size that may work better? Don't really want the bolt to break off because you

Re: [MBZ] An SL for wifey?

2006-03-24 Thread Bob DuPuy
Thanks to everyone for the input. Are there significant differences in the reliablity or the efficency between the V6 used in the SL320 and the I6 in the 300SL? Bob DuPuy On 3/24/06, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Nothing that I'm aware of other than some minor brake problems

[MBZ] An SL for wifey?

2006-03-23 Thread Bob DuPuy
of a diesel one I was considering an early 90's SL, maybe a 300 or a 500. She was also considering an audi TT. Does anyone care to offer some advice? Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] An SL for wifey?

2006-03-23 Thread Bob DuPuy
I like the 300SL from around 93. Are there any known problems with this car, or that engine? There is not a huge price difference now between the 300 and the 500 is the 500 engine more troublesome? Thanks, Bob DuPuy On 3/22/06, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'd stay away from

Re: [MBZ] engine swap 83 617 to 80

2006-03-15 Thread Bob DuPuy
Youll have to change the upper oil Pan! Schei├če I think as one of the rods escaped at high velocity it took part of the lower block and upper pan with it. The crossmember is different on the 116 from that of a 126, is it really that different?? Bob DuPuy On 3/14/06, John Robbins [EMAIL

[MBZ] engine swap 83 617 to 80

2006-03-14 Thread Bob DuPuy
transmission, or is there a crankshaft pilot problem? Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] engine swap 83 617 to 80

2006-03-14 Thread Bob DuPuy
Oil filter canister huh, I hadn't thought about that one. You sure its different and not cross compatible? Bob DuPuy On 3/14/06, Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: yep, it will work just fine. You will have to swap the oil filter canister, linkage, motor mount arms

Re: [MBZ] sagging rear 126

2006-02-26 Thread Bob DuPuy
arm. I've had two that defied detection by inspection but were definitely out of shape yeilding bad rear camber. Bob DuPuy On 2/26/06, John Berryman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Feb 26, 2006, at 12:49 AM, M.Afzaal Khan wrote: Recently I replaced all four shocks on 300Se ; the car stands

[MBZ] OT CD burning?

2006-02-20 Thread Bob DuPuy
I guess I am a retard. I'm trying to burn a cd from an ISO image. All I seem to be able to do is to make a cd with an ISO file on it. What is the favored method of burning so the CD comes out with usable files. Thanks, Bob DuPuy

[MBZ] AMG diesel don't laugh

2006-02-18 Thread Bob DuPuy
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Mercedes-300-SD-AMG-Turbo-DIESEL-GoRgEoUs_W0QQitemZ4614368041QQcategoryZ6330QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem or http://makeashorterlink.com/?W2C052AAC I really like the grill, where can I get one like that... ha ha ha! Bob D.

[MBZ] diesel racing

2006-02-17 Thread Bob DuPuy
Did someone else already post this? http://www.audi.com/audi/com/en1/experience/motorsport/r10.html Looks pretty cool Bob DuPuy

Re: [MBZ] Unimog

2006-02-16 Thread Bob DuPuy
This is my favorite mog group http://tx4x4.com/mailman/options/mog_tx4x4.com Bob DuPuy On 2/16/06, Desert Rat [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Can't remember who has the Unimog, Jim Cathey perhaps? Anyway, I know of one in the CA Central Valley at an MB shop and he needs some info and might even

[MBZ] 116 300SD Axle

2006-02-07 Thread Bob DuPuy
. Is the consensus still to look for a decent used set because rebuilds don't hold up? What vehicles would make suitable donors? Could I swap in the whole rear section of a later 126? Bob DuPuy

[MBZ] 116 300SD axle

2006-02-06 Thread Bob DuPuy
Well it looks like my new to me 1980 300SD needs a new right side axle. By the looks of the boots someone has been here before. Is the consensus still to look for a decent used set because rebuilds don't hold up? What vehicles would make suitable donors? Bob DuPuy

[MBZ] Test

2006-02-06 Thread Bob DuPuy
Tap Tap Tap Pffht Pffht. Is this thing on?

Re: [MBZ] did I get a bad belt tensioner?

2006-02-04 Thread Bob DuPuy
Kleb, Double check the spring and shock. The spring can break inside its rubber sleeve and result in too little tension. Bob DuPuy On 2/4/06, Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: nevermind, I figured out the problem. The big washer thats supposed to go between the tensioner

[MBZ] right or left

2006-02-04 Thread Bob DuPuy
with a working epc tell me which is which? By the way this is my first 116 and I really like it! 150,000 mi good paint, clean rip free tex interior. All it needed way a master cylinder and hoses to make it road worthy. $250 at the YMCA. Heck even the AC works. Bob DuPuy

Re: [MBZ] 116 YMCA deal!

2006-02-04 Thread Bob DuPuy
. Of course, I'm such a cheap old bastard I had to offer less than they were asking. It is a good thing I got it too, the SDL just manifested either a blown head gasket or the infamous #14 head problem. I'm sure it was out of jealousy of me paying attention to another S class. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL On 2/4

[MBZ] motor mounts 116/123/126 whats the deal?

2006-01-29 Thread Bob DuPuy
Is the or is there not a difference between the port side and starboard side motor mounts. I've been told there used to be but now they are supperseded to the same number, and now that there is a difference. what is the real truth? Bob DuPuy Parrish, Fl

Re: [MBZ] motor mounts 116/123/126 whats the deal?

2006-01-29 Thread Bob DuPuy
Thats what I thought too. For a a 617.95 engine in the 116 chasis it still calls for two different numbers, that look the same when you open the box. In a 126 chasis they are the same number. Maybe one is a higher durometer rubber Bob DuPuy On 1/29/06, Kaleb C. Striplin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote

Re: [MBZ] motor mounts 116/123/126 whats the deal?

2006-01-29 Thread Bob DuPuy
Well Our Man Rusted Root can still get a reasonable facsimile of the superseded right mount. Of course it costs double, but if it is important to you, or your just gullable Tom can hook you up. Bob DuPuy On 1/29/06, John Berryman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sunday, January 29, 2006, at 05:23

Re: [MBZ] Looks like I have a long drive ahead of me.

2006-01-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
I live just south of Tampa. If you have any problems just after you pick it up give me a buzz. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL 727 638 0014 As I mentioned earlier, I am buying a 1990 300SEL. The car is located in Tampa, FL. I was planning to have the car shipped. I grew more and more concerned about

Re: [MBZ] Germanic inter-species crossover wheel adaptation?

2005-12-27 Thread Bob DuPuy
For around $1000. you can get new wheels and tires mounted and balanced with lugs and centercaps delivered to your door, from Tire Rack. It is hard to justify screwing around with making used stuff fit and chasing after parts and schleping them off to get tires mounted. Bob DuPuy

Re: [MBZ] Germanic inter-species crossover wheel adaptation?

2005-12-27 Thread Bob DuPuy
and money trying to save both. Bob DuPuy Parrish, Fl Me, spend $1000 for a set of rims? I may be a diesel nut, but I still have some shred of dignity left. Casey Olympia, WA Biodiesel: I drive in a persistent vegetative state '87 300TD intercooler (211k) '84 300D (207k) Gashuffer: '89

Re: [MBZ] Super clean Red 85 TD with 200 photos and a 25 page essay

2005-12-24 Thread Bob DuPuy
I'm sure everyone here is sure to recognize this as overpriced, but if we have any members with too much money, I can take a look at it. Bob DuPuy On 12/24/05, Rory [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I find it curious that there is no tachometer. It makes me wonder about where that instrument cluster

Re: [MBZ] An automotive first (for me)

2005-12-24 Thread Bob DuPuy
Hey I'm as frugal as the next guy, but Rusty has new pedals for next to nothing. $11.00 or so if I recall correctly. Why chance it, get a new one... More Egg nog over here and double up on the brady please! Bob

[MBZ] Sold my Unimog

2005-12-16 Thread Bob DuPuy
. I'll spend the next few months trying to figure out the best way to stuff a 5 cyl OM617 in place of the 4 cyl OM616. If it weren't for the fact that there is a frame cross member inches from the crank pulley and that the front pivoting motor mount needs to be relocated it would be no sweat. Bob

Re: [MBZ] horsepower

2005-12-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
post how there could be confusion. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL I was just looking at the specs for some new small marine diesels, from Yanmar. I noticed that they list two different horsepower ratings for different fuel temperature. For example, the engine I was looking at produces 20 HP with the fuel

[MBZ] Ot High sulur Diesel in new Ford

2005-12-08 Thread Bob DuPuy
Hey fellow Dieselers, Will occasionally running high sulfur diesel in a 2005 Ford power choke do any harm? I figured Ford has to say don't do it due to emission restrictions, but is there really a compatibility problem with the engine components? Bob DuPuy Parrish, Fl

Re: [MBZ] Ot High sulur Diesel in new Ford

2005-12-08 Thread Bob DuPuy
abider, More like too lazy to pump it out On 12/8/05, Kevin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thu, Dec 08, 2005 at 06:52:46AM -0500, Bob DuPuy wrote: Hey fellow Dieselers, Will occasionally running high sulfur diesel in a 2005 Ford power choke do any harm? I figured Ford has to say don't do it due

[MBZ] mog for sale

2005-11-29 Thread Bob DuPuy
paint. Runs and shifts great. Aprox 2500hrs, 192K kms $27,000. Bob DuPuy 727 638-0014 Parrish, Florida USA - Thursday, November 10, 2005 at 16:39:50 (GMT) Some pictures here http://photos.yahoo.com/h2odiesel Sorry for the spam, Thanks for your time Bob DuPuy

Re: [MBZ] mog for sale

2005-11-29 Thread Bob DuPuy
the 416 DOKA I'm selling which is powered by the direct injection OM352. The DOKA refers to the relatively rare four door cab option. Bob DuPUy On 11/28/05, Loren Faeth [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: a lot of them in the 60s had the 2.2 liter M180 engine, same as the 220Sb and 220b I think all

Re: [MBZ] OT Concealed Carry, was Global warming

2005-11-28 Thread Bob DuPuy
just by the perception. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] OT Concealed Carry, was Global warming

2005-11-28 Thread Bob DuPuy
safer, even if you feel squeamish about it. Bob DuPuy On 11/27/05, David Brodbeck [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Bob DuPuy wrote: The fact is that crime goes down in shall issue states because the would be criminal can never know who may or may not be armed. But does the murder rate go down

Re: [MBZ] O/T Mig Welding

2005-11-26 Thread Bob DuPuy
dollars more, or even straight argon for no spatter but it is spendy. Gas is much better than the flux wire belive me once you get the hang of it you'll only use the flux wire in an emergency. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] Detroit Diesel

2005-11-24 Thread Bob DuPuy
with the Freightliner Group, DaimlerChrysler's North American Commercial Vehicle Division. Reinhardt oversees the activities of the Executive Committee at DDC, the company's senior policy-making group. Bob DuPuy On 11/23/05, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: For cryin' out loud, Roger Penske is the owner

Re: [MBZ] Carfax Help

2005-11-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
Ft Myers Beach How many hurricances have gone through there the last couple years? Salt water sure makes those rust bubbles bloom. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL On 11/9/05, Tan Qu [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Kaleb, Can you kindly pull a carfax check on a 1991 300D 2.5 ? VIN is WDBEB28D8MB417104

Re: [MBZ] Carfax Help

2005-11-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
I'm always looking, but I won't be bidding this time. Bob DuPuy On 11/9/05, Tan Qu [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Bob, Are you looking at the same car? It's in your neck of woods. Tan --- Bob DuPuy [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Ft Myers Beach How many hurricances have gone through

Re: [MBZ] Carfax Help

2005-11-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
the car out? Tan --- Bob DuPuy [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:

Re: [MBZ] Wheel Bearing Grease

2005-10-13 Thread Bob DuPuy
. If you feel you have something positive and factual to add, stick around. If not,and all can do is blurt out you useless opinions in a rude manner, Shut the hell up and just read maybe some knowlede and class will seep into your brain and replace your obvious ignorance. Bob DuPuy Parrish, Fl 87

Re: [MBZ] Wheel Bearing Grease(Testy people)

2005-10-13 Thread Bob DuPuy
You could be right Mike I have been trying to cut back to under five cups before lunch. Old Colon was poking at Marshall in other comments too and frankly I value his input much higher than Colons humor. I'll try to keep it light. Bob DuPuy On 10/13/05, Mike Canfield [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote

Re: [MBZ] Lucent?

2005-10-12 Thread Bob DuPuy
elite doing something to make themselves feel good while screwing the people they claim to represent. Bob DuPuy PS. I swear I'll lay off this political crap now and ask only questions about diesels. I like all of you too much to risk causing more trouble On 10/11/05, Bill Gallagher [EMAIL

Re: [MBZ] Lucent?

2005-10-11 Thread Bob DuPuy
that it doesn't make good business sense. WE all pay the price it is up to you. Just try to be informed not brainwashed. Bob On 10/11/05, David Brodbeck [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Bob DuPuy wrote: Then special interest lobbyists get legislation passed that makes it hard to impossible to build nuclear power

Re: [MBZ] Lucent?

2005-10-10 Thread Bob DuPuy
that makes it hard to impossible to build nuclear power plants or refineries and the public is coned into blaming the evil rich for a lack of clean affordable energy. Bob DuPuy On 10/9/05, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Bob asked: As a stock holder in lucent do you see yourself as a member

Re: [MBZ] OT Oil Industry tax incentive

2005-10-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
only for share holders of publicly traded companies that green peace and the sierra club don't like? Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

[MBZ] W124 center console removal

2005-09-12 Thread Bob DuPuy
any screws under the ash tray in the dark. Thanks, Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] Isama Ben Ladin dead (OT, no guns)

2005-09-06 Thread Bob DuPuy
Hey Andrew, Why don't you take your negative anti america liberal attitudes and shove them up your ass. Either do something to help, lend a positive sugestion about what can be done, or shut up. Bob DuPuy Parrish, Fl

Re: [MBZ] OT Mogs

2005-08-15 Thread Bob DuPuy
Here is the site for mog fest. I sure wish I could be there with one of mine, but it is a little too far for me to drive. http://www.northwestmogfest.com/ Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL 84 416 DOKA

Re: [MBZ] 126 FRONT STABILIZER BROKEN--UPDATE

2005-08-11 Thread Bob DuPuy
wouldn't limit my liability. I think I'll call the pick and pull to come get it. Sorry Kleb I don't think you'll want to drag it home from Florida. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] W124 A/C question - UPDATE!

2005-08-11 Thread Bob DuPuy
Hey Dave, Thanks to you and Marshall for pointing this out! What type of components did you use for you resistor pack? Bob D.

Re: [MBZ] Seat motor question

2005-08-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
the switch. have a couple rags handy to dab up the run off. Bob DuPuy

Re: [MBZ] R-12

2005-08-04 Thread Bob DuPuy
I've got my 609 card and a commercial account with NAPA. They quoted me $575 for a 30lb can. Now if they could just deliver. The thing that threw me was Grainger saying it was no longer available through them. I get R-22 and R-409 through them no problem. Bob DuPuy

Re: [MBZ] cleaning glass

2005-08-03 Thread Bob DuPuy
On the outside, I use regular glass cleaner and a razor blade. Hold it at an acute angle and stroke back and forth like a mine squegee. Then follow up with a little more cleaner and news print. Bob DuPuy Parrish, FL

Re: [MBZ] Restore the old faded colar of your MB]

2005-07-28 Thread Bob DuPuy
of thing I'd recommend sticking with an orbital type buffer and a Clear safe polish. Unless of course you've been coned into one of Kleb's gems then you might as well build some experience and go for the gusto. Bob DuPuy

Re: [MBZ] Re: price of diesel...interesting theory...

2005-07-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
and the jet fuel users. In europe over half of the new cars sold are diesels. With only cars using the gasoline portion of each barrel it is realatively cheaper. Those darn europeans are using up our share of the cheap diesel and sending their left over stinky gas here on the cheap. Bob DuPuy Down

Re: [MBZ] Any Unimog experts out there?

2005-07-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
Take a look at www.rockymountainmoggers.com especially their links page. Bob DuPuy Parrish, Fl 1 SDL, 1D, 2Mogs

Re: [MBZ] price of diesel...interesting theory...

2005-07-09 Thread Bob DuPuy
One additional factor, at least in Florida, The last time I checked the state added about $.24/gal tax on gas and $.48/gal on diesel. It is just another hidden tax on all the trucked in consumables you buy at the store. Bob Dupuy