[MBZ] Earthquake page

2016-05-01 Thread Craig McCluskey via Mercedes
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[MBZ] Play Taps for a W124

2015-03-13 Thread Craig McCluskey via Mercedes
I'm glad Shirley wasn't in the passenger side! I was able to snag the belly pan I had taken off earlier when Shirley bumped up against a parking place tire stop, the trunk carpet, the lug wrench, the bulbs from the right tail light assembly (I forgot about the left side), and all of our personal

[MBZ] Update XL: Shirley in a car wreck

2015-03-07 Thread Craig McCluskey via Mercedes
I had hoped to send out an Update email describing all that has been going on with us and what we think the Lord will have us do to get to Indiana, but I have waiting at a truck service center here in Albuquerque for Shirley to come down from Los Alamos to pick me up and just got a call that she

Re: [MBZ] Indy Mechanic in Austin, TX??

2010-09-06 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Mon, 6 Sep 2010 13:24:35 -0700 Greg Fiorentino gf...@dslnorthwest.net wrote: Hi: Do any of you know of a reliable Benz shop in Austin TX? One of my sons is moving there with my '80 240D that I am gifting him. YES!!! Ben's Workshop 410 Pressler St Austin, TX 78703 (512) 472-6517 Just

Re: [MBZ] Making progress on the 603 bent rod car

2010-09-06 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Mon, 06 Sep 2010 17:57:08 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: Maybe in 10 years it will be back in the car!! NOT. I hope to at least have the thing either ready to drop in, or dropped in ready to bolt up by the end of next weekend. We all wish you success. Craig

Re: [MBZ] 05 320CDI

2010-09-06 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Mon, 06 Sep 2010 21:44:41 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: I wonder what is wrong with it. The listing says, AC works great blows ice cold air ... No wonder. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to

Re: [MBZ] Virus attack on the Information minister

2010-09-05 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 5 Sep 2010 14:20:59 -0500 OK Don okd...@gmail.com wrote: Another good practice to avoid matware if you frequently browse likely infected sites, is to run a virtual machine for that browsing with a differencing disk If you get infected, just restart without saving the changes. Clever

Re: [MBZ] ArchLinux

2010-09-05 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 5 Sep 2010 19:20:07 -0500 OK Don okd...@gmail.com wrote: Rather than Chrome, get Iron from SRWare - it's had the Google spyware stripped out of the Chrome source code, then re-compiled. They even have it for Linux, though you have to look carefully at the page to see the link. Craig

Re: [MBZ] address for motorola RMA number

2010-09-04 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 4 Sep 2010 02:37:14 -0400 Walt Zarnoch zarnoch...@gmail.com wrote: MMA/MOTOROLA CONSUMER REPAIR 5700 S. INTERNATIONAL PKWY SUITE A Dock #19 MCALLEN, TX 78503 RMA 1102589137 Huh? Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to

Re: [MBZ] 81 300D filters FS

2010-09-03 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 3 Sep 2010 10:43:02 -0400 Tim C bb...@crone.us wrote: On Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 3:38 PM, WILTON wilt...@nc.rr.com wrote: I have 2 air filters and 2 oil filter cartridges left over from my 81 300D days - 'forgot to pass 'em along to buyer of the car.  'Ordered from Rusty; still in

Re: [MBZ] computer monitor

2010-09-01 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 01 Sep 2010 14:36:26 -0400 Mitch Haley m...@voyager.net wrote: Yep, that makes 23 about the minimum for me. It takes 24 viewable at 16:9 to match the height of my old CRT, and I'm not seeing big markdowns on 16:10 screens. I'm in the over 40 age group and my eyes are deteriorating, so

Re: [MBZ] computer monitor

2010-09-01 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 1 Sep 2010 21:16:36 -0600 Craig McCluskey diese...@pisquared.net wrote: I got two Dell 2405FPW LCD monitors off eBay. See http://cgi.ebay.com/DELL-ULTRASHARP-2405FPW-24-INCH-LCD-TFT-MONITOR-/110579192158?pt=Computer_Monitorshash=item19bf08915e and http://shop.ebay.com/?_from

Re: [MBZ] Earl

2010-08-31 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Tue, 31 Aug 2010 10:18:31 -0400 Rich Thomas richthomas79td...@constructivity.net wrote: Looks like the Outer Banks and Cape Cod and the Islands are going to be closest to the track. I think my BIL and MIL are on Nantucket for a coupla weeks, I'll have to check in with them. Could be

Re: [MBZ] was Ring 2.2, now showroom visit

2010-08-29 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 29 Aug 2010 10:04:41 -0400 E M pokieba...@gmail.com wrote: 100 is a nice natural number. 100 degrees F is hot, 100 mph is fast, 100 lbs. of chicken is a big BBQ. ;-) 100 degrees C is REALLY hot, 100 kph is not so fast, 100 kg of chicken is a REALLY big BBQ! :-) Craig

Re: [MBZ] 91 350SDL leaking injectors

2010-08-29 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 29 Aug 2010 15:14:54 -0400 WILTON wilt...@nc.rr.com wrote: 'Noticed fuel around 3 injectors; replaced fuel return lines, 'started engine to check security of new return lines and found 3 injectors leaking fuel (bubbling profusely) at the base - NOT RETURN INES. When our 240D/3.0 was

Re: [MBZ] OT VARIAC

2010-08-29 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 29 Aug 2010 21:58:32 -0500 Dieselhead 126die...@gmail.com wrote: What might a Variac be worth on the fleabay market? I looked on eBay and saw many variable autotransformers being offered, but very few with bids. A lot were Buy it now, so they would disappear when they got bids. The

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: the Ring

2010-08-27 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 27 Aug 2010 17:25:40 EDT relng...@aol.com wrote: If you watched the on screen speedo. you would notice that the Ford was not all that fast but produced a lot of noise. I recall seeing 150 frequently and above 200 some times. Is that miles/hour or kilometers/hour? Craig

Re: [MBZ] Retrofit glowplugs

2010-08-22 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 22 Aug 2010 18:03:25 -0700 (PDT) Curt Raymond curtlud...@yahoo.com wrote:

Re: [MBZ] Retrofit glowplugs

2010-08-21 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 21 Aug 2010 08:04:07 -0700 (PDT) Curt Raymond curtlud...@yahoo.com wrote: My wife holds the button for the 15 seconds she claims is 40, Counting one-thousand one one-thousand two one-thousand three ... helps. Anyway I know I could glow less if I had parallel plugs, lets start

Re: [MBZ] Retrofit glowplugs

2010-08-21 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 21 Aug 2010 18:11:13 -0400 WILTON wilt...@nc.rr.com wrote: I started trying to 'splain it again, and realized, well, the buzzer has served her well for 30 years, why mess it up now?;))) Indeed! Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and

Re: [MBZ] I want one

2010-08-20 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 20 Aug 2010 09:12:31 -0400 Rich Thomas richthomas79td...@constructivity.net wrote: chrome://feedbar/content/full_preview.html?idx=15 What is it? This is not a URL. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To

Re: [MBZ] I want one

2010-08-20 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 20 Aug 2010 15:00:47 -0400 Rich Thomas richthomas79td...@constructivity.net wrote: hmmm, weird, that was what shows up in the URL bar, did not look at it. Here it is http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2010/08/self-balancing_one_wheel_electric_s.html Very interesting. A one-wheeled

Re: [MBZ] Overheating - proven to be lack of waterpump output

2010-08-17 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Tue, 17 Aug 2010 18:39:02 -0500 (GMT-05:00) Robert Bigham edward_baldh...@earthlink.net wrote: Removal of the thermostat should not have a material effect on the path coolant; otherwise running without thermostat would be engine death, which it is not, as all know. Removal of thermostat

Re: [MBZ] Old FSM CD-ROM availability [was: ML320 status]

2010-08-17 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Tue, 17 Aug 2010 08:54:30 -0700 Alex Chamberlain apchamberl...@gmail.com wrote: On Sat, Aug 14, 2010 at 2:26 PM, Craig McCluskey diese...@pisquared.net wrote: On Sat, 14 Aug 2010 00:06:59 -0700 Alex Chamberlain apchamberl...@gmail.com wrote: http://www.startekinfo.com/StarTek/outside

Re: [MBZ] Alas, No Lexus....

2010-08-15 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 15 Aug 2010 07:56:55 -0700 (PDT) LWB250 lwb...@yahoo.com wrote: When we get settled in our old neighborhood, it will be 4 sessions of spinning every week at the Y. What kind of spinning is that? Surely not spinning yarn ... Craig ___

Re: [MBZ] ML320 status

2010-08-14 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 14 Aug 2010 00:06:59 -0700 Alex Chamberlain apchamberl...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 1:48 PM, OK Don okd...@gmail.com wrote: I clearly need a service manual for the W163. I have no idea how to invoke, much less read, the codes.

Re: [MBZ] Alas, No Lexus....

2010-08-14 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 14 Aug 2010 17:23:08 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: I thought you lived in indiana or somewhere? He did, but he said 2 - 3 weeks ago that he was returning to Florida. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to

Re: [MBZ] E-Z 107 soft top replacement instructions

2010-08-12 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 12 Aug 2010 06:34:03 -0700 Jim Cathey j...@windwireless.net wrote: 1) Follow Craigslist ads; 2) Call fellow who offers complete top/frame (from a wreck) that is in excellent condition; 3) Pay man his asked-for $280; 4) Sell man old ratty top with frame for $75; 5) Make exchange

Re: [MBZ] Track laying machine

2010-08-12 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 12 Aug 2010 20:44:57 EDT relng...@aol.com wrote: http://www.wimp.com/traintrack/ That's really amazing! 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

Re: [MBZ] Meet the new boss, same as the old boss

2010-08-11 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 11 Aug 2010 07:14:13 -0700 (PDT) Curt Raymond curtlud...@yahoo.com wrote: You missed a bit, I need to PUSH the car into place. Theres no space for another car behind it... You got a tree back there? How about a come-a-long and a length of chain? Craig

Re: [MBZ] W114 300D climate controls

2010-08-09 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Mon, 9 Aug 2010 22:45:42 -0500 Peter Frederick psf...@earthlink.net wrote: They may have been factory, but the label on the under dash unit says ThermoKing which is a US aftermarket brand. Ah, yes, the under-dash units. I've seen pictures of those in earlier cars. My '72 220D/8, a W115,

Re: [MBZ] A Rusty special on cl

2010-08-08 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 08 Aug 2010 11:07:36 -0400 Mitch Haley m...@voyager.net wrote: Drop the tranny and flywheel and driveshaft from the 240D? Is the 123 coupe the same distance from the engine mounts to the differential as the 123 sedan? Craig ___

Re: [MBZ] Everybody must be Busy??

2010-08-07 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 7 Aug 2010 23:18:19 -0400 Walt Zarnoch zarnoch...@gmail.com wrote: Hope the new bionic joint is covered fully and lasts for years to come! Amen! Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] OT: People powered four-wheeler

2010-08-07 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 7 Aug 2010 21:51:23 -0700 Kevin Kraly kr...@comcast.net wrote: When I think of a people-powered 4-wheeler, I think of our Quadribent Recumbent side-by-side Tandem. http://www.blackbirdbikes.com/ It's a fun way to get around town and get a workout too. Is that you in the bottom

Re: [MBZ] W114 300D climate controls

2010-08-06 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 5 Aug 2010 23:09:12 -0500 (GMT-05:00) Peter Frederick psf...@earthlink.net wrote: Sorry boys, I've talked to the guy who used to run the local Benz dealer in those days. Dealer installed. Remember, we are talking about the 60's here. I'm talking 1972. Craig

Re: [MBZ] Now Here's Something Worth Fighting About

2010-08-06 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 6 Aug 2010 07:50:24 -0700 (PDT) LWB250 lwb...@yahoo.com wrote: Ya gotta love it. Nearly 600 teachers laid off, and the union is fighting for this: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_MILWAUKEE_TEACHERS_VIAGRA?SITE=FLTAMSECTION=US It does make you wonder what their priorities

Re: [MBZ] W114 300D climate controls

2010-08-06 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 06 Aug 2010 14:37:37 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: Besides, the whole system is right there in the EPC. The clincher. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] Mercedes AMG SLS

2010-08-05 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 05 Aug 2010 08:46:43 -0400 Rolf r...@winmutt.com wrote: Just saw the video. I have hard time believing thats real. When we discussed the video a couple of weeks ago, the consensus was that it was not real. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For

Re: [MBZ] W114 300D climate controls

2010-08-05 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 05 Aug 2010 22:16:24 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: the AC on those was not aftermarket. It was perhaps an afterthought since orignal design, but they came from the factory with AC, at least on the later 114/115 Yes, what he said. No way would a dealer go to all

Re: [MBZ] W114 300D climate controls

2010-08-04 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 4 Aug 2010 10:26:08 -0700 Alex Chamberlain apchamberl...@gmail.com wrote: http://portland.craigslist.org/clk/cto/1874125467.html In the 5th picture down, is that a normal climate control setup for this vintage of 300D? It looks close to what our '72 220D/8 had. What's with the

Re: [MBZ] W114 300D climate controls

2010-08-04 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 4 Aug 2010 12:34:43 -0500 (GMT-05:00) Peter Frederick psf...@earthlink.net wrote: No ACC in any w114/115 chassis, only manual (aftermarket) AC. No! That is wrong! The A/C came from the factory! Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used

Re: [MBZ] W114 300D climate controls

2010-08-04 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 4 Aug 2010 15:21:09 -0500 R A Bennell b...@mts.net wrote: Yes, the car has the a/c parts on it. The compressor is very visible on the left front of the engine. The knob to turn if on is above and to the left side of the stereo. The compressor is on the passenger front side of the

Re: [MBZ] W114 300D climate controls

2010-08-04 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 4 Aug 2010 20:39:01 -0600 Craig McCluskey diese...@pisquared.net wrote: The controls to the right of the key lock are for heating and ventilation. The upper levers with the blue arrows control air flow, the left one with the blue arrow pointing up to the defroster vents

Re: [MBZ] Organization was Re: Dip Stick Tube 91 300D

2010-08-04 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 4 Aug 2010 13:29:37 -0400 Tim C bb...@crone.us wrote: Which brings up an issue I have, and would love to hear some expert opinions. We have an attached (basement) garage, basically part of the house. No, the house ends at the personnel door to the garage. You don't park (dirty) cars

Re: [MBZ] S400 Hybrid

2010-08-02 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Mon, 02 Aug 2010 07:34:55 -0400 Mitch Haley m...@voyager.net wrote: Larry T wrote: Sounds like when Jimmy Carter proposed we solve the energy crisis (yes, there was one back in the 70's) - he thought we should build a pipeline to the sun - when asked But when the pipe gets close to the

Re: [MBZ] W123 front suspension bushes

2010-08-01 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 01 Aug 2010 12:50:09 -0400 Rich Thomas richthomas79td...@constructivity.net wrote: My experience http://www.constructivity.net/rebuilding_a_79_300td.htm Thanks for the link to the page. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go

Re: [MBZ] W123 Service Manuals

2010-08-01 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 1 Aug 2010 21:00:01 -0400 Walt Zarnoch zarnoch...@gmail.com wrote: This puts FSM's in a grey area ethicaly, because the only legal way to obtain one is to get an official copy from MB. The service manual for the 124 is no longer available from MB, you have to get it somewhere else.

Re: [MBZ] Replacing back brake lines

2010-07-31 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 31 Jul 2010 06:33:08 -0400 archer arche...@embarqmail.com wrote: I've never heated a line full of brake fluid with a propane torch before, but that seems like one of the remaining things to try if it can be done safely. The brake lines connections to the fairly new calipers came loose

Re: [MBZ] Replacing back brake lines

2010-07-31 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 31 Jul 2010 10:59:29 -0700 Jim Cathey j...@windwireless.net wrote: mister C2H2 and the Oxygen twins. Cute! 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

Re: [MBZ] Crashproof bike safety system

2010-07-29 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 29 Jul 2010 16:40:46 EDT relng...@aol.com wrote: http://biertijd.com/mediaplayer/?itemid=21816 U yeah. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] CL Scam?

2010-07-24 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 24 Jul 2010 16:01:34 -0500 OK Don okd...@gmail.com wrote: Does this smell like a scam to you? I will be buying from you so please kindly withdraw the advert from C.LIST. Hmmm ... but it's not sold yet. Please be informed that i will be paying with a certified check from my

Re: [MBZ] CL Scam?

2010-07-24 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 24 Jul 2010 18:06:07 -0400 Dwight E. Giles, Jr degco...@cox.net wrote: It is beschtunkende What does that mean? I can't find a page that knows that word. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To search list

[MBZ] '94 E420 [was: Re: 350SDL power steering R/R fluid]

2010-07-23 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 23 Jul 2010 09:11:03 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: How about ATF in a '94 E420's steering pump? I never had to put any in that car. Well, shortly after you dropped it off, it started leaking, which is why I have been working off and on (mostly off, lately) on

Re: [MBZ] Report-back on engine lurch-restraint struts

2010-07-23 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 23 Jul 2010 07:16:12 -0400 Mitch Haley m...@voyager.net wrote: Euan wrote: Rolf Yes, this is idle vibration. Tail-pipe is a blur unless I crank the idle-speed nob up to full. Has somebody who knows what he's doing tried to balance the delivery valves at idle? A 617 can be

Re: [MBZ] The bug, I have it. Looking for diesel W124

2010-07-22 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 21 Jul 2010 18:28:07 -0400 Rolf Martin-Hoster r...@winmutt.com wrote: http://atlanta.craigslist.org/atl/cto/1850492283.html, He is down to 4450 in another posting. The listing says, This is the FINAL time I am going to run this car AT a FIRM price NO OFFERS. This car is not

Re: [MBZ] 350SDL power steering R/R fluid

2010-07-22 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 21 Jul 2010 08:02:57 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: I have always used ATF and have not seen any problems. Dillon, Meade M CIV SPAWARSYSCEN-ATLANTIC, 53310 wrote: Here's one response from Marshall that covers it pretty well: Mercedes started shipping cars with

Re: [MBZ] Contest- who has more MBs?

2010-07-19 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Mon, 19 Jul 2010 22:07:43 -0500 Dieselhead 126die...@gmail.com wrote: That picture ain't Kleb's place. You're right, http://tinyurl.com/2676g5o gives some place in Michigan about 7 miles southwest of Lansing (Mitch's? :-) ). That's because the address given to Google Maps is 24637 S

Re: [MBZ] 190D disassembly

2010-07-18 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 18 Jul 2010 04:12:52 -0700 (PDT) Curt Raymond curtlud...@yahoo.com wrote: What, welders shouldn't have a Blackberry? I just forgot it was on me... I ruined a pair of Air Force pilot's sunglasses by setting them down, donning a pair of goggles, and then using a cutting torch ...

Re: [MBZ] OT poodles

2010-07-18 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 18 Jul 2010 08:06:57 -0400 Dwight E. Giles, Jr degco...@cox.net wrote: Our old Golden Dexter ... loves the back seat of a 123-his nose just fits on the door handle incline part. You mean like this? (in picture attached ...) Craig -- next part -- A non-text

Re: [MBZ] Italian landslide video

2010-07-17 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 17 Jul 2010 07:56:28 -0400 Rolf Martin-Hoster r...@winmutt.com wrote: Youtube italian landslide. As in, Go to Youtube and search for 'italian landslide'. That works. The first one that was listed was longer than others, primarily because it repeats the footage (the woman and the man

Re: [MBZ] OT, mass renaming of files

2010-07-16 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 16 Jul 2010 08:53:57 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: Is there some way to mass rename a bunch of files? ... Anybody know of a way to do it leaving everything the same except removing the c at the end? This is windows, right? How many files? Craig

Re: [MBZ] OT, mass renaming of files

2010-07-16 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 16 Jul 2010 08:45:35 -0700 Alex Chamberlain apchamberl...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Jul 16, 2010 at 7:47 AM, Dillon, Meade M CIV SPAWARSYSCEN-ATLANTIC, 53310 meade.m.dil...@navy.mil wrote: I'll bet that a script could be written (but not emailed as AV software will probably kill

Re: [MBZ] Italian landslide video

2010-07-16 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 16 Jul 2010 01:16:25 EDT relng...@aol.com wrote: http://sorisomail.com/email/42722/ja-viram-desmoronar-uma-montanha.html How do you get it to play? I click on the picture of a guy walking up a hill and the picture goes away and is replaced by a black rectangle with a white hour hand

Re: [MBZ] Details, Details....

2010-07-16 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 16 Jul 2010 18:55:01 -0700 (PDT) LWB250 lwb...@yahoo.com wrote: I *finally* updated my detailing pages as I have been promising to do for who knows how long. If you go to my TLD penoff.com and click on the Detailing 1 link you'll start at the beginning. And you're moving BACK to

Re: [MBZ] Details, Details....

2010-07-16 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 16 Jul 2010 18:55:01 -0700 (PDT) LWB250 lwb...@yahoo.com wrote: I *finally* updated my detailing pages as I have been promising to do for who knows how long. If you go to my TLD penoff.com and click on the Detailing 1 link you'll start at the beginning. Lots of good stuff there. One

[MBZ] Parts in stock [was: Re: Latest adventure - '90 300D - cut tranny cooling hose.]

2010-07-11 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 11 Jul 2010 09:32:52 -0500 Dieselhead 126die...@gmail.com wrote: Dealer one: No stock, have to order Dealer two: no stock, have to order Dealer three: No Stock, have to order 2 Napa, and 4 other parts (FLAPS) houses: no listing, can't order I ordered a belt from one of the

Re: [MBZ] Mercedes SLS Full 360 Roll

2010-07-10 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 10 Jul 2010 09:53:47 -0400 Dwight E. Giles, Jr degco...@cox.net wrote: Do not try this with a 240D at home.. Yeah! Now THIS is a car roll For any of you who have ever rolled a car, this is the RIGHT way to do it. The stretch of highway that this ad was filmed on is in

Re: [MBZ] These would look good on a SDL

2010-07-09 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 09 Jul 2010 23:08:11 -0400 Rich Thomas richthomas79td...@constructivity.net wrote: http://charleston.craigslist.org/cto/1833697723.html Ick! Wretch! Patooey! Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To search

Re: [MBZ] Mitchel 300D engine cheatsheet (pdf)

2010-07-08 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 8 Jul 2010 13:21:15 -0400 Walt Zarnoch zarnoch...@gmail.com wrote: Found this today, figured someone else might find it useful. I can possibly grab ones for other years/models as well. http://okiebenz.com/pipermail/mercedes_okiebenz.com/attachments/20100708/f020d8a6/attachment.pdf

Re: [MBZ] Here's a nicer 6.9

2010-07-06 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Tue, 6 Jul 2010 18:56:20 -0700 (PDT) LWB250 lwb...@yahoo.com wrote: Didn't see that - as soon as I saw Reading, PA I knew who it was. So what is the International M-100 Group? Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to

Re: [MBZ] Parking without damage

2010-07-03 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 30 Jun 2010 23:50:28 EDT relng...@aol.com wrote: http://www.woehr.de:80/en/projekte/budapest_m730/index.htm Interesting concept. I recall an above-ground version of that in Los Angeles, CA, in the 1950s. It was totally manually run and had only one row of cars. I can't imagine how

Re: [MBZ] OT: Flying Car

2010-06-30 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 30 Jun 2010 16:17:19 -0400 archer arche...@embarqmail.com wrote: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/motoring/news/7860966/Terrafugia-Transition-flying-car-gets-go-ahead-from-US-air-authorities.html Terrafugia Transition 'flying car' gets go-ahead from US air authorities

Re: [MBZ] Cheap SDL

2010-06-29 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Tue, 29 Jun 2010 14:36:34 -0400 WILTON wilt...@nc.rr.com wrote: cheap SDL - That's an OXY something, isn't it? ;) MORON, OXYMORON. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] OT external HDs ?? + bit of benz content.

2010-06-27 Thread Craig McCluskey
# # A script to synchronize my files in and below the present working # directory between burger.lanl.gov and fries.lanl.gov. # # 20 Jan 2004 Craig McCluskey # 21 Jan 2004 Craig McCluskey # - Corrected description. # 08 Mar 2004 Craig

Re: [MBZ] OT external HDs ?? + bit of benz content.

2010-06-26 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 26 Jun 2010 09:06:01 -0400 Mitch Haley m...@voyager.net wrote: John Reames wrote: And vista can do NFS... Does XP have any problems with NTFS? I formated a drive (with Linux) in NTFS, and when I record TV in WinXP the recording stops at around 4GB. I never knew if it was a

Re: [MBZ] whats wrong with this one

2010-06-26 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 26 Jun 2010 13:19:49 -0500 Mountain Man maontin@gmail.com wrote: I don't know about anyone else here, but I bristled at the concept of taking typing class as junior in high school in 1968. My parents made me take a typing class in Junior High School, 1964. I was the only boy in the

Re: [MBZ] whats wrong with this one

2010-06-26 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 26 Jun 2010 20:53:28 -0700 Jim Cathey j...@windwireless.net wrote: I don't know about anyone else here, but I bristled at the concept of taking typing class as junior in high school in 1968. Ten years later my Mom slapped me upside the head and told me to drop my one filler HS

Re: [MBZ] OT Web Hosting

2010-06-25 Thread Craig McCluskey
handling of email and decided on 11. Got a couple of domains, and we're all set -- email is independent of our ISP (which we recently changed). Craig -Curt Date: Thu, 24 Jun 2010 21:38:32 -0600 From: Craig McCluskey diese...@pisquared.net To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] OT Web

Re: [MBZ] OT external HDs ?? + bit of benz content.

2010-06-25 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 25 Jun 2010 15:32:32 -0500 Dieselhead 126die...@gmail.com wrote: Aha, Thanks. What little unix i used to know is mostly forgotten, and was not network related. I will probably remember rm forever because it took me a very long time to find out. not at all intuitive to me. rm

Re: [MBZ] OT external HDs ?? + bit of benz content.

2010-06-25 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 25 Jun 2010 15:28:22 -0500 Dieselhead 126die...@gmail.com wrote: No, I have been missing something. I figured there was a way.I just found terminal and did a ping, but it said tracert was unknown. traceroute is the Unix command. Craig ___

Re: [MBZ] OT Windows Live?

2010-06-24 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 24 Jun 2010 17:41:54 -0700 Rick Knoble rickkno...@hotmail.com wrote: Someday I will make a go at Thunderbird on my Linux machine. Currently I just use web based email on that. Try Sylpheed. http://sylpheed.sraoss.jp/en/ Craig ___

Re: [MBZ] OT Web Hosting

2010-06-24 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 24 Jun 2010 18:41:30 -0700 (PDT) Curt Raymond curtlud...@yahoo.com wrote: I'm using 11, they're good I had one issue in 3 or 4 years and their support fixed it immediately. Mention my name and I get a spiff! Or mine, since I'm using 11, http://www.1and1.com, too! :-) Craig

Re: [MBZ] Squeaky SL trunk hinge

2010-06-24 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 24 Jun 2010 19:56:06 -0700 Jim Cathey j...@windwireless.net wrote: ... this little sub-project is getting close to done, after 21.5 hours! Congratulations! Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To search

[MBZ] Regina [was: Re: I guess I can start putting my 140 diesel back on the road}

2010-06-23 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Wed, 23 Jun 2010 19:40:04 -0400 Mitch Haley m...@voyager.net wrote: Kaleb C. Striplin wrote: I got all the parts from Rusty the other day. Decided to go with just replacing the #1 rod so I have a new updated rod for that. Quite a difference from the old ones. I will have to post

Re: [MBZ] I want one

2010-06-22 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Tue, 22 Jun 2010 16:40:12 -0400 Rich Thomas richthomas79td...@constructivity.net wrote: http://www.wired.com/autopia/2010/06/mercedes-amg-sls-e-cell/ What he said. The Porsche 918 isn't too bad, either. :-) Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and

Re: [MBZ] home AC does not seem to be working that well

2010-06-22 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Tue, 22 Jun 2010 18:39:19 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: Today I am working driving around and all the sudden it hit me. That duct just HAS to be laying loose over there and I never noticed. Good catch. I bet my bills drop!! That would be nice. That AC seems like

Re: [MBZ] (no subject)

2010-06-22 Thread Craig McCluskey
Oops. Kaleb hit the wrong button 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:

Re: [MBZ] 126 fuel sender removal

2010-06-21 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Mon, 21 Jun 2010 20:27:30 -0400 Mitch Haley m...@voyager.net wrote: OK Don wrote: Or just fill it every 100 miles or so --- My Citation's fuel gauge died 3 years before the transmission died (probably open ground, it pegged the meter full time) For the first year or so, I could beat on

Re: [MBZ] No news from our OZ-friends lately...

2010-06-20 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 20 Jun 2010 11:07:00 -0400 Mitch Haley m...@voyager.net wrote: Mitch Haley wrote: I think Craig and Shirley McCluskey are a bit south of ABQ, near Los Alamos. Oops, I got that backwards. LA is 90 miles NORTH of ABQ. Yeah, that's better. If you want to be precise, 102.3 miles

Re: [MBZ] WHo SHould I DOnate the broke W123 to?

2010-06-19 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 19 Jun 2010 15:48:36 -0400 andrew strasfogel astrasfo...@gmail.com wrote: How do you know unless you tell us WHERE you are... He's in Arizona. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] WHo SHould I DOnate the broke W123 to?

2010-06-19 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 19 Jun 2010 12:51:08 -0700 Bob Rentfro azbob...@gmail.com wrote: I.m in AZ. Phoenix area. All y'all are back easters except for B1 and the NWers. I'm in New Mexico, but I have enough projects! Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used

Re: [MBZ] OT: lawn mower transaxle

2010-06-19 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 19 Jun 2010 15:50:01 -0400 Allan Streib str...@cs.indiana.edu wrote: Walt Zarnoch zarnoch...@gmail.com writes: Sounds like a sheared key on the pinion gear or one of the intermediates then. Does the brake turn when the mower is in neutral and the rear wheels are spun? No the

Re: [MBZ] Free W123 300D turbodiesel engine!! (sort of)

2010-06-19 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sat, 19 Jun 2010 20:21:17 -0400 WILTON wilt...@nc.rr.com wrote: I think he has a 300D engine (without suspension pump) in a TD; 'wants to put in a 300TD engine with suspension pump. Yes, and he, like many others, calls a 300D that has a turbo a 300TD (Turbo Diesel) instead of 300D, which is

Re: [MBZ] Neat, and interesting, new problem. 240D / W123

2010-06-18 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 17 Jun 2010 09:43:01 -0400 Ed Booher edboo...@gmail.com wrote: Sorry having a vacuum problem, the motor does not shut off with key, 83 240. I am pretty sure I know what the injection pump is under the hood, but there seem to be three or four vacuum lines running to it? So am

Re: [MBZ] 300D crapped out on way to work

2010-06-17 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Thu, 17 Jun 2010 19:18:04 -0700 Bob Rentfro azbob...@gmail.com wrote: It does look nice. Mine will never rust like that, though. You can aid that process with a sprinkler and a little rock salt ... Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used

Re: [MBZ] reviving a dormant 560

2010-06-13 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 13 Jun 2010 13:04:37 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: Also, when I do get it to start, what sort of really heavy duty fuel system cleaner can I run thru there to clean out the injection system? Marshall seemed to like Techron, but I don't know if the bottles of the

Re: [MBZ] W126 U-joint

2010-06-13 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 13 Jun 2010 16:48:16 -0400 Trampas Stern tst...@nc.rr.com wrote: On a W126 you can change the u-joint yourself. Neapco makes a replacement u-joint which has clips on the inside of the yoke. Here is the neapco catalog: http://www.neapco.com/pdf/2007universaljointcatalog.pdf The

Re: [MBZ] W126 U-joint

2010-06-13 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 13 Jun 2010 21:02:03 -0400 Trampas Stern tst...@nc.rr.com wrote: Basically since the clips are on the inside of the yoke this centers the u-joint and holds it in place, no staking needed. That is instead of clipping or staking on the top of the u-joint caps it clips on the inside the

Re: [MBZ] reviving a dormant 560

2010-06-13 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Sun, 13 Jun 2010 21:17:53 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.net wrote: you just used a pressure washer (water)? Guess I could buy a pressure washer and try it. Or pull the tank out (which is probably the right way to do it) and take it to a car wash. Craig

Re: [MBZ] Diesel Powered 2 wheeler

2010-06-11 Thread Craig McCluskey
On Fri, 11 Jun 2010 09:14:17 -0400 Mike Esh michael...@me.com wrote: EcoRider - Eco-Friendly Diesel Powered Vehicle Click on link above to see. There is no link above. Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com For new and used parts go to www.okiebenz.com To

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