Re: [MBZ] MBZ charging for software subscriptions

2021-07-29 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Impounded from where? Your house? Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 29, 2021, at 3:52 PM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes > wrote: > > That day is already here. I went in for shoulder surgery this morning. While > I was in surgery, I had my son's daily driver, and a W124 impounded. We have >

Re: [MBZ] OT Hoovie coming to Chastun area

2021-07-29 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Hoovie does not own the chain, him And his dad own a few franchise locations Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 29, 2021, at 7:49 AM, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes > wrote: > > Yeah his dad and him too I guess > > -FT > > Sent from my iPad > >> On Jul 29, 2021, at 5:40 AM, Meade Dillon via

Re: [MBZ] Selling my deceased grandmothers old Benz. 86 420SEL $2600

2021-07-28 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
That looks like a good deal On 7/28/2021 2:58 PM, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes wrote: This looks pretty nice, could be a nice ride and price is not too crazy https://raleigh.craigslist.org/cto/d/cary-1986-mercedes-benz-420-sel/7357460297.html Sent from my iPad

[MBZ] Why do companies…

2021-07-27 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Lay off 300 people then post on LinkedIn about how they are hiring (for positions they just laid off)? Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] Something that might interest MMM and others

2021-07-27 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
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Re: [MBZ] Dead tree

2021-07-27 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
some of our trees and > plants, but they are mostly smaller. The large ones are looking fine. > >> On Tue, Jul 27, 2021 at 8:40 AM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < >> mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: >> >> The tree looks the same as it always has except no

Re: [MBZ] Dead tree

2021-07-27 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I’m not sure, I have never been able to tell one tree from another. There has not been any sort of activity near the tree. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 27, 2021, at 7:30 AM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes > wrote: > > What kind of tree was it? Oak trees are extremely sensitive to root >

Re: [MBZ] Dead tree

2021-07-27 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
No Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 27, 2021, at 6:11 AM, Peter Frederick via Mercedes > wrote: > > Farm fields locally growing soybeans? Dicamba. > > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ > > To

Re: [MBZ] Dead tree

2021-07-27 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
ercedes wrote: >> Stress from drought damage insects herbicide, who knows >> -FT >> >> Sent from my iPad >> >>>> On Jul 26, 2021, at 8:26 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >>>> wrote: >>> >>> How does a very large mature

Re: [MBZ] Dead tree

2021-07-27 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
mage insects herbicide, who knows > -FT > > Sent from my iPad > >> On Jul 26, 2021, at 8:26 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> How does a very large mature tree die from one year to the next? We have >> one by the driveway and road that was

Re: [MBZ] Dead tree

2021-07-27 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
The tree looks the same as it always has except no leaves. Is it possible it just never came out of hibernation for some reason? Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 26, 2021, at 10:37 PM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes > wrote: > > Bugs. > > https://www.treeserviceslittlerock.net/bugs-that-kill-trees/

[MBZ] Dead tree

2021-07-26 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
How does a very large mature tree die from one year to the next? We have one by the driveway and road that was fine last year. As of now, it still does not have any leaves so I assume it’s dead. How the heck does that happen? Sent from my iPhone ___

Re: [MBZ] ML320 diesel - 130k miles - $7,500

2021-07-25 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
V6 Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 25, 2021, at 3:02 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes > wrote: > > Is that a straight six engine? > > Max Dillon > Charleston SC > > > Jul 25, 2021 3:07:00 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > >> It’s the same 642. Def didn

Re: [MBZ] 350SD arrives to Okie acres

2021-07-25 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
amage. > > Max Dillon > Charleston SC > > > Jul 25, 2021 2:13:19 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > >> Just returned from pickup up a 2 owner 91 350SD with 106k miles. Very nice >> car except it’s totaled, as in wrecked in the front. Very nice interior. &

Re: [MBZ] ML320 diesel - 130k miles - $7,500

2021-07-25 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
It’s the same 642. Def didn’t start till 2009. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 25, 2021, at 1:33 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes > wrote: > > Wikipedia says the 2005-2009 ML320 diesel was a CDI, but it doesn't identify > the specific engine model. Probably OM642? Was Bluetec vs. CDI a different

[MBZ] 350SD arrives to Okie acres

2021-07-25 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Just returned from pickup up a 2 owner 91 350SD with 106k miles. Very nice car except it’s totaled, as in wrecked in the front. Very nice interior. This guy bought it from the original owner who was a former mayor of Little Rock. He let a relative drive it who then wrecked it. It’s been

Re: [MBZ] Hiccup with the LB7

2021-07-25 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
l to the >>> injectors [Ford has that system in concert with the tank fuel pump] . >>> Did you change all the fuel filters? Nick an O ring anywhere to make a >>> vacuum leak? >>> >>>> On Sat, Jul 24, 2021 at 6:02 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < &g

Re: [MBZ] Hiccup with the LB7

2021-07-25 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
ed fuel to the injectors. > Or, does the system use a high pressure oil pump to pump fuel to the > injectors [Ford has that system in concert with the tank fuel pump] . > Did you change all the fuel filters? Nick an O ring anywhere to make a > vacuum leak? > >> On Sat, Jul 24

[MBZ] Auction for geeks?

2021-07-24 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
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[MBZ] Hiccup with the LB7

2021-07-24 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Got the truck finished Friday. Injectors were done a week ago and truck starts fine and runs great. Actually injectors have been done a couple of weeks while working on other things with the truck, started it up a few times. Yesterday when I went to start it it cranked but no start. Wtf? I

[MBZ] Disgusting

2021-07-24 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
What to know what is more disgusting than grease from working on cars? Restaurant kitchen grease. Wife is buying items to start a bakery and today we picked up a 10ft vent hood. It was in a kitchen and they installed a bigger one. Went by the car wash to try to clean it up a bit. You have never

[MBZ] Holy crack

2021-07-23 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
1991 Mercedes Benz 350sdl Turbo Diesel Classic Car https://austin.craigslist.org/cto/d/1991-mercedes-benz-350sdl-turbo-diesel/7355206837.html Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To

Re: [MBZ] MB to go all electric by 2030?

2021-07-23 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I guess they should have been building more nuke plants. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 22, 2021, at 10:56 PM, G Mann via Mercedes > wrote: > > I hate to rain on the EV parade, but, who is going to invest the critical > and much needed $400 Trillion in building new electrical generation and >

Re: [MBZ] 1991 ????? $1,000

2021-07-22 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
They are 250D but called 300D in the us. Data card will always say 250D. This car is just a car that had a manny conversion done. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 22, 2021, at 8:38 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes > wrote: > > It is a USA order Model 250 D TURBO according to the data card. > >>

[MBZ] Red death

2021-07-21 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
The media is getting the fear going again and j bet we are fixing to be locked down again. Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-21 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
They had a big all hands call today with the executives who were all excited about the company and the future, bla bla bla. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 21, 2021, at 1:41 PM, Jim Cathey via Mercedes > wrote: > > Just a quick reminder: COBRA doesn't apply if the company > itself goes down.

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-20 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Hmm, that’s a good idea Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 20, 2021, at 1:55 PM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes > wrote: > > Drive your income below the threshhold for ACA and go on the dole. > File for work related disability (blood clots) and retire. > > Rick > >

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-20 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
a university for > this very reason. He was making enough money to live on but not for health > insurance with a 3yo and a newborn... > -Curt > >On Tuesday, July 20, 2021, 2:34:28 PM EDT, Mitch Haley via Mercedes > wrote: > >> On 2021-07-20 13:05, Kaleb Striplin via Me

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-20 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Yes Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 20, 2021, at 1:34 PM, Mitch Haley via Mercedes > wrote: > > On 2021-07-20 13:05, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: >> Unfortunately health insurance is a huge >> consideration though. > > Regina needs an office job in a med

Re: [MBZ] Soooooo

2021-07-20 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
nk > that's by state. I've been carrying 6 weeks of PTO for 15 years. Its my > emergency layoff fund. > > -Curt > > On Tuesday, July 20, 2021, 1:15:03 PM EDT, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: > > > I have well over a million Hilton points and tons of American

[MBZ] Soooooo

2021-07-20 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I have well over a million Hilton points and tons of American miles so I was planning on booking some tropical vacation for free. With the events yesterday that is on hold. On the other hand, if they get rid of me and don’t pay out PTO, maybe I should use it up. Sent from my iPhone

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-20 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
It’s sickening really. I just need to figure out something outside the corporate world. Unfortunately health insurance is a huge consideration though. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 20, 2021, at 11:59 AM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes > wrote: > >  It's the MBA mindset, "Maximize shareholder

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-20 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Haha Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 20, 2021, at 11:36 AM, Randy Bennell via Mercedes > wrote: > > Jim will trade you. Bring him a decent used Mercedes and he will provide you > with a couple of tickets. > > Randy > >> On 20/07/2021 11:31 AM, Kaleb Striplin

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-20 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I guess you could provide free passes if one happened to be in the area. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 20, 2021, at 11:17 AM, Jim Cathey wrote: > >  >> What theme park do you work for? > > Silverwood. > > http://www.silverwoodthemepark.com > > -- Jim >

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-20 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
That’s pretty much how it is here right now. What theme park do you work for? Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 20, 2021, at 8:55 AM, Jim Cathey via Mercedes > wrote: > > Our company was bought, and really _was_ a valuable acquisition in > that our products, added to their line, were highly

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-19 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Oh they are. This is about being acquired and new company trimming the fat. I have a feeling they are going to try not having people in the field and just doing everything over the phone. They tried this when it was acquired the last time and it resulted is much lost talent and customers.

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-19 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
This has nothing to do with that. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 19, 2021, at 7:06 PM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes > wrote: > > Makes me wonder what the hell is going on? > I mean car makers are starting to get chips to build cars again. > > > Rick > ___ >

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-19 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
age ASAP and get some payout before >> things totally implode >> >> --FT >> >>>> On 7/19/21 5:32 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: >>> If you recall I mentioned a few weeks back about my company being sold. The >>> big worry at the time w

Re: [MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-19 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
e to the new world of corporate life, or maybe the old > world but new to you here. The execs will make it OK, the rest of y'all not > so much. You might want to seek a package ASAP and get some payout before > things totally implode > > --FT > >> On 7/19/21 5:32 P

[MBZ] It’s hitting the fan

2021-07-19 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
If you recall I mentioned a few weeks back about my company being sold. The big worry at the time was this tracking software they are supposed to be putting on our computers. That is the least of our worries. Today they started scheduling people for calls today. One guy on our team got an

Re: [MBZ] ML350 hits a tree

2021-07-18 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
There was a 350 is 03 and 04 that was still a 163, with 3.7 m112. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 18, 2021, at 2:29 PM, OK Don via Mercedes > wrote: > > Isn't the W163 the MY320, and the ML 350 is the W164??? > >> On Sun, Jul 18, 2021 at 1:50 PM greg via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> How could

Re: [MBZ] 1985 300SD with veggie kit - 340k miles - $2,850

2021-07-17 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
If you listed to idiots on Fakebook, the fad is back. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 17, 2021, at 2:19 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes > wrote: > > Looks pretty far gone -- might serve as a beater if you had a supply of oil. > Or sell off the kit and drive the car. IDK I think the WVO fad is

Re: [MBZ] Just got off the phone with USAA

2021-07-17 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
gt; lines. We have been moving products formerly held with USAA to other > providers as they are closed out. > > Clay > > All politicians are about as useless as a tampon on a trani > >> On Jul 16, 2021, at 5:24 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >> &

Re: [MBZ] Just got off the phone with USAA

2021-07-16 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
t; > -D > >> On Jul 16, 2021, at 12:51 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> They reviewed all the coverages etc which I can do online myself. I let them >> go thru that and when done explained how this was a complete waste of time, >> I ha

[MBZ] Just got off the phone with USAA

2021-07-16 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
They reviewed all the coverages etc which I can do online myself. I let them go thru that and when done explained how this was a complete waste of time, I have 2 houses and 4 cars insured with them and the question I need answers is why has the premiums doubled in the last 3 years. Their answer

Re: [MBZ] Something you don’t see often

2021-07-16 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
most certain > everyone who had one in passenger service has retired them. Too bad - that > was one awesome plane to fly in. > > -D > >> On Jul 15, 2021, at 7:03 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> Also saw a couple of 747s at DFW, one

Re: [MBZ] Brake Fluid

2021-07-16 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Any DOT 4 will do Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 16, 2021, at 5:39 AM, Ralph Robertson via Mercedes > wrote: > > I'm trying to find out what is the best brake fluid for my '84 MB 300CD. > The reservor is low. By brake llght came on, but I still have working > brakes, just low. Thanks. > >

Re: [MBZ] Something you don’t see often

2021-07-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
> Sent from my iPhone > >> On Jul 15, 2021, at 4:07 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> Passenger or freighter? According to Wikipedia it's one of 13 still in >> service. >> >> Allan >> >>>> On Thu, Jul 15, 2021,

Re: [MBZ] Something you don’t see often

2021-07-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
of 13 still in > service. > > Allan > >> On Thu, Jul 15, 2021, at 4:42 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: >> Just landed in Tulsa and a 727 was parked out next to the apron. >> >> Sent from my iPhone >> >> _

[MBZ] Something you don’t see often

2021-07-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Just landed in Tulsa and a 727 was parked out next to the apron. Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] I have really got to dump USAA soon

2021-07-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
, I would do this first. At least at that point you know where you > stand with them. After our dry anal rape by State Farm after 30 years of > business I don’t think most of these companies give a tinker’s damn about > customer retention. > > -D > >> On Jul 15, 2021, at

Re: [MBZ] I have really got to dump USAA soon

2021-07-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I’m sure that will be the excuse but that is a temporary spike in pricing that has already come way down. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 15, 2021, at 9:22 AM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes > wrote: > > Have you priced a sheet of OSB lately? > > > Rick > > From: mercedes@okiebenz.com > Sent:

Re: [MBZ] I have really got to dump USAA soon

2021-07-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I will be calling them very soon. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 15, 2021, at 8:29 AM, Curt Raymond wrote: > >  > Have you called your USAA agent and talked about it? > > -Curt > > On Thursday, July 15, 2021, 8:11:39 AM EDT, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: &

[MBZ] I have really got to dump USAA soon

2021-07-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Received the renewal notice for Okie Acres. Last year they jacked it up from around $3400 a year (which was up from about $2600 the year before) to $4300. Renewal for this year is up to $5400. WTF??? That is totally insane. Never had a claim with them, have 5 cars and 2 houses insured, lord

Re: [MBZ] Too bad this didn’t get posted a few hours earlier

2021-07-14 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
> Sent from iPhone > >> On Jul 14, 2021, at 8:28 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> 1999 S500 Mercedes >> >> https://amarillo.craigslist.org/cto/d/canyon-1999-s500-mercedes/7351104568.html >> >> >> Sent from my iP

[MBZ] Too bad this didn’t get posted a few hours earlier

2021-07-14 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
1999 S500 Mercedes https://amarillo.craigslist.org/cto/d/canyon-1999-s500-mercedes/7351104568.html Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] 211 wagon

2021-07-14 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
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Re: [MBZ] Lb7 injectors

2021-07-13 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
It’s gone as well despite what the earlier message says Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 13, 2021, at 7:25 PM, Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes > wrote: > > So how are you going to get rid of the pure diesel smell? > >> On Tue, Jul 13, 2021 at 7:55 PM Kaleb Striplin via M

Re: [MBZ] Lb7 injectors

2021-07-13 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
It’s NOT smoking. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 13, 2021, at 2:42 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes > wrote: > > It's still smoking? > > Max Dillon > Charleston SC > > > Jul 13, 2021 12:10:59 AM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > >> I forgot to mention

Re: [MBZ] I’m in Amarillo

2021-07-13 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
taying? I’ll be there Friday night. > > -D > > >> On Jul 13, 2021, at 7:43 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> In case anyone wants to come visit me or find me any cars to buy. >> >> Sent from my iPhone >> >> _

[MBZ] I’m in Amarillo

2021-07-13 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
In case anyone wants to come visit me or find me any cars to buy. Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] OT gulf beaches

2021-07-12 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Is there anywhere along the gulf such as AL or FL panhandle that has really nice beaches at beginning of September? Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery

[MBZ] Pot head

2021-07-12 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
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Re: [MBZ] Oil for older diesels

2021-07-12 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I stock up on Sinopec T700 when it goes on sale for $39 for a 18L pail. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 12, 2021, at 8:32 PM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes > wrote: > >  I've been stocking up on Delvac 1 at Tractor supply, $52 for a 2.5 gallon > jug, just about $21/gallon. Best deal for

[MBZ] Pot head

2021-07-12 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
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[MBZ] Lb7 injectors

2021-07-12 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I forgot to mention I finished up the injector replacement on the Duramax. After I bled the system I cranked on it and it fired right up after about 30 seconds. I expected to have to crank it a minute or 2. Runs and sounds great and does smoke like a mosquito fogged and smell like pure diesel.

[MBZ] Lb7 injectors

2021-07-12 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I forgot to mention I finished up the injector replacement on the Duramax. After I bled the system I cranked on it and it fired right up after about 30 seconds. I expected to have to crank it a minute or 2. Runs and sounds great and does smoke like a mosquito fogged and smell like pure diesel.

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2021-07-11 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I have had several fedex packages lately say they are scheduled for delivery today but are still in a different state, then later say no expected date. Strange. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 11, 2021, at 7:35 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes > wrote: > > Here's a new one. FedEx package

[MBZ] POS?

2021-07-11 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
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Re: [MBZ] Okie shop flooded

2021-07-11 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
lan > > >> On Sun, Jul 11, 2021, at 10:14 AM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: >> You think that would be better than just cutting a drainage ditch to let it >> drain? >> >> Sent from my iPhone >> >>>> On Jul 11, 2021, at 9:05 AM, dan pen

Re: [MBZ] Okie shop flooded

2021-07-11 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
out to the road or to the pond. > > -D > >> On Jul 11, 2021, at 10:02 AM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> I was talking the neighbor the other day and he said he didn’t understand >> why they didn’t build the pond in that area behind the shop where

Re: [MBZ] Okie shop flooded

2021-07-11 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
gt; Max > Charleston SC > > >> On Sat, Jul 10, 2021 at 7:31 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < >> mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: >> >> Went out to the shop just now and it’s got an inch or 2 of water in it. On >> the back side of the shop there is an o

Re: [MBZ] 2001 E430 - 181k miles - $4,850

2021-07-11 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
It means he has brain damage from all the drugs. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 10, 2021, at 11:10 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes > wrote: > > "fairly firm on price but open to negotiate" WTF does that mean??? > >

Re: [MBZ] The hoovie GL navigates the flood waters

2021-07-11 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
When it flooded out here about 3 years ago the road was under about 6ft of water in the middle of the flood spot. I watched several people in big tall truck try to make it and get stuck in the middle. Only a moron would try that. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 10, 2021, at 10:57 PM, Mitch Haley

[MBZ] Okie shop flooded

2021-07-10 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Went out to the shop just now and it’s got an inch or 2 of water in it. On the back side of the shop there is an overhead door that I never use. In the pasture behind that the water from the back average drains in that area toward the road. There is some dirt work done next to the shop,

[MBZ] The hoovie GL navigates the flood waters

2021-07-10 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Coming home just now a sudden torrential downpour and thunderstorm occurred. Heaviest rain I have seen in a long time. Flash flooding developed quickly. Turned off the highway on in road with 1.5 more miles to go. About half way down the road the ditches filled up quickly and we found ourselves

Re: [MBZ] 2005 SLK350 basket case

2021-07-10 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Surely he means $500 Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 10, 2021, at 2:24 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes > wrote: > > Crack must be good this week > > https://stlouis.craigslist.org/cto/d/fallon-mercedes-benz-slk-350/7349043562.html > > Allan > ___ >

Re: [MBZ] Maybe somebody can flip this on BAT? Maybe Poos?

2021-07-10 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Coming soon I’m sure Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 10, 2021, at 2:13 PM, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes > wrote: > > But no hood stack. Pass. > > --FT > Sent from iPhone > >> On Jul 10, 2021, at 3:07 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >

Re: [MBZ] Maybe somebody can flip this on BAT? Maybe Poos?

2021-07-10 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
t; -D > >> On Jul 10, 2021, at 2:42 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/999101670902047/ >> >> >> Sent from my iPhone >> >> ___ >> ht

[MBZ] Maybe somebody can flip this on BAT? Maybe Poos?

2021-07-10 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
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Re: [MBZ] I Hate When That Happens

2021-07-09 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Yes. You suffer brain damage, but you have for years I believe. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 9, 2021, at 4:47 PM, dan penoff.com via Mercedes > wrote: > > I fell while on my daily walk a few months ago. Really bizarre, I caught my > toe on the edge of a lifted sidewalk slab and went down

[MBZ] The tow hitch recall on the ML/GL?

2021-07-05 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
From what I understand there was a recall on the early ML/GL tow hitches.  Anybody know about this?  I plugged in my VIN on the NTSB website that shows if there are any open recalls, and nothing shows. That either means it has already been done on mine or mine was not affected. I have also

Re: [MBZ] Towing road trip in the Hoovie GL

2021-07-05 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Don via Mercedes wrote: Do you have a tranny oil temp gauge in either of them? That's one way to keep from burning them up. On Mon, Jul 5, 2021 at 8:03 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Yea the 722.9 might be strong, but I do not think it is near as heav

Re: [MBZ] Towing road trip in the Hoovie GL

2021-07-05 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
, 2021 at 8:03 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Yea the 722.9 might be strong, but I do not think it is near as heavy duty as the Allison that sits behind the Duramax. If the GL got a lot better mileage towing, it would make sense. If they get close to th

Re: [MBZ] Towing road trip in the Hoovie GL

2021-07-05 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
.  I think that is what happened to this 06ML500 as the old fluid was burned and nasty and it seemed pretty low what I drained out. The 05ML500 towed that 06 home on my trailer, no problems. It has a 722.6 which is pretty strong. --FT On 7/5/21 2:48 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: Since

[MBZ] Towing road trip in the Hoovie GL

2021-07-05 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Since the Duramax is down getting injectors replaced, I took the GL up to Kansas City to pickup my new 2 post lift.  The trailer weighs approx 2k lbs and the lift is about 1500.  Towing up empty with 2k and back with 3500 or so, it averaged about 16.5mpg.  This was mostly at around 70mph.  The

Re: [MBZ] OT - compressed air system update

2021-07-04 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Direct from the manufacturer: >> https://www.rapidairproducts.com/shop/maxline/3-4-maxline-master-kit >> >> The wizard for getting the right system: >> https://www.rapidairproducts.com/product-configurator >> >> >>> On Sun, Jul 4, 2021 at 7:56 PM Kaleb Stripl

Re: [MBZ] OT - compressed air system update

2021-07-04 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
05FKYRTU/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o02_s01?ie=UTF8=1 > > Direct from the manufacturer: > https://www.rapidairproducts.com/shop/maxline/3-4-maxline-master-kit > > The wizard for getting the right system: > https://www.rapidairproducts.com/product-configurator > > >> On Sun, Jul 4, 2

Re: [MBZ] OT - compressed air system update

2021-07-04 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I’m getting ready to do this. Can you post the link to the one you used? Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 4, 2021, at 5:02 PM, OK Don via Mercedes wrote: > > I decided on the "Maxline M7500 Master Kit, 3/4-Inch x 100-Feet" system. > After adding another $300 or so in fittings, regulators,

Re: [MBZ] Lb7 injectors

2021-07-03 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
While I have the valve covers off I also need to adjust the valves. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 3, 2021, at 8:28 PM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes > wrote: > > Strong work. I'm proud of you. > > > Rick > > From: mercedes@okiebenz.com > Sent: July 3, 2021 8:19 PM > To: mercedes@okiebenz.com;

Re: [MBZ] This is Nice, But...

2021-07-02 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Yep prices are out of control Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 2, 2021, at 12:31 PM, dan penoff.com via Mercedes > wrote: > > Holy. $20k for an 11 year old stripper with 23k on the clock: > > https://www.carmax.com/car/20866110?adcode=EM_SS1Match > > -D > >

Re: [MBZ] MB market - 2004 E500 wagon

2021-07-01 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I don’t think so. There are a couple for sale around me. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 1, 2021, at 1:47 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes > wrote: > > Are these rare? > > https://thembmarket.com/2004-mercedes-benz-e500-4matic-wagon > ___ >

Re: [MBZ] Texas Kaleb

2021-06-30 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
>> >> ??? >> >> -D >> >>>> On Jun 30, 2021, at 5:54 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes >>>> wrote: >>> >>> Yep, that sounds about right. I have been at the pnp before and needed a >>> bumper cover. After I pulled it I

Re: [MBZ] Texas Kaleb

2021-06-30 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
found out he had > scrapped the whole car for $50. I'd have given him more than that for the > hood... > > -Curt > > On Wednesday, June 30, 2021, 5:33:47 PM EDT, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: > > > These guys at salvage yards are total dumb asses usual

Re: [MBZ] Texas Kaleb

2021-06-30 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
enience is if you have a need, ongoing or >>> otherwise, that these rusting hulks can provide, otherwise, they’re just >>> taking up space. The hassle of trying to market/sell, pack, ship, collect >>> money, etc., is a losing proposition. >>> >>> And

Re: [MBZ] Texas Kaleb

2021-06-30 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
hese rusting hulks can provide, otherwise, they’re just taking up space. The > hassle of trying to market/sell, pack, ship, collect money, etc., is a losing > proposition. > > And then there are the hoarders, like Kaleb. > > > > -D > >> On Jun 30, 2021,

Re: [MBZ] Texas Kaleb

2021-06-30 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
t; something to put a hood stack on and lower the springs and take off the >> mufflers >> >> --FT >> >>> On 6/30/21 2:48 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: >>> I am in the same boat. >>> >>> Sent from my iPhone >>> >&g

Re: [MBZ] Texas Kaleb

2021-06-30 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I am in the same boat. Sent from my iPhone > On Jun 30, 2021, at 1:33 PM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes > wrote: > > We'll say $250. That said, if one can't sell $x worth of parts from each of > them before it goes to the scrap yard, one is just not trying, if the cars > are intact. $250 a car

Re: [MBZ] Texas Kaleb

2021-06-30 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
That is how I need to start looking at it. I need to start working on getting rid of about half or more and just keep a smaller core of parts and project cars Sent from my iPhone > On Jun 30, 2021, at 11:50 AM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes > wrote: > > 200 cars sold at $1,000 each is $200k.

Re: [MBZ] Snook-mobile For Sale

2021-06-29 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
No I think I will pass Sent from my iPhone > On Jun 29, 2021, at 2:09 PM, dan penoff.com via Mercedes > wrote: > > That must have been his long range plan if the title is still an Okie title. > > Let’s see if Kleb buys it back. > > -D > >> On Jun 29, 2021, at 3:06 PM, Rick Knoble via

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