Re: [MBZ] Elvis

2022-06-26 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
You'd think they'd at least keep the suspensions inflated, or put in springs for display. -MMM- On Sun, Jun 26, 2022 at 6:41 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > --FT > Sent from iFōn___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To

Re: [MBZ] Is this the old OK Don/Okie Acres/MMM car?

2022-06-23 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Nah, I had it resprayed silver before I sold it. On Wed, Jun 22, 2022 at 8:53 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1191929741576090/ > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ >

Re: [MBZ] I am morning 650$ cash for it that is way more than fair 2001 Mercedes-Benz e-class E 320 Wagon 4D, $650

2022-06-21 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Tue, Jun 21, 2022 at 10:35 AM G Mann via Mercedes wrote: > Son will be getting out of court ordered rehab after last drunk driving > arrest and permanent loss of license. Car must be sold. > [Sorry, too snarky?] > Judging by the state of the RF, sounds about right.

Re: [MBZ] I am morning 650$ cash for it that is way more than fair 2001 Mercedes-Benz e-class E 320 Wagon 4D, $650

2022-06-21 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
RAN WHEN PARKD On Tue, Jun 21, 2022 at 8:41 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I bought it from a older lady and there was only her and her son vehicle > I thought it new. > > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/963589660975651 > > -- > --FT >

Re: [MBZ] Need to pay for my wedding - 1979 450SL - 132k miles

2022-06-03 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Elope. -MMM- On Fri, Jun 3, 2022 at 11:58 AM Allan Streib via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > $10k or best offer > > > https://cincinnati.craigslist.org/cto/d/cincinnati-mercedes-450sl/7491741662.html > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To search

Re: [MBZ] Delorean

2022-05-31 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
(shrug) Looks generic to me. On Tue, May 31, 2022 at 9:23 AM mitch--- via Mercedes wrote: > > https://www.topgear.com/sites/default/files/2022/05/DAL500018.jpg?w=892=502 > > > https://www.topgear.com/car-news/first-look/great-scott-delorean-back-meet-188mph-alpha5 > > Great Scott, the DeLorean

Re: [MBZ] Mooseday

2022-05-27 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Seely Moose, is SQVIRREL supposed to fly! Hoo-boy! On Fri, May 27, 2022 at 7:10 AM mitch--- via Mercedes wrote: > Surprisingly little damage to the Jeep, but replacing an A pillar is > serious structural work, so probably totaled. > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7fE0YhEFvx4 >

Re: [MBZ] It’s a cheap class so I don’t feel too bad

2022-05-11 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Robertson. On Wed, May 11, 2022 at 3:27 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > "Starts with a screwdriver." Slotted or phillips head? > > On Wed, May 11, 2022 at 9:23 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > +10 for accurate description

Re: [MBZ] Diesel prices going back up

2022-05-11 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I had an amusing incident at a truck stop while refueling my 1968 220D back in the last century. When another driver asked where my rig was, I pointed out the miniscule /8 amongst the huge rigs. We both got a good chuckle out of it... :) -MMM- On Wed, May 11, 2022 at 10:19 AM Rick Knoble via

Re: [MBZ] Another one bites the dust

2022-05-09 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Mon, May 9, 2022 at 9:44 AM Curt Raymond via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > It's been nearly 50 years since the US experienced a "real" war and > nearing 80 since the world saw one. I wonder if war and the population > reduction it causes isn't a kind of societal stabilizer. >

Re: [MBZ] Another one bites the dust

2022-05-08 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Sun, May 8, 2022 at 1:54 PM G Mann via Mercedes wrote: > . > If I were studying in the field of psych and writing a Doctoral Thesis, I > would consider the subject of the shift that is happening between > "individual crazy" to "group crazy" [layman terms] and how that is or has > caused a

Re: [MBZ] OT: largest aircraft makes it's fifth flight

2022-05-07 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Gerry Anderson called... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bYW5XvgBJao -MMM- On Sat, May 7, 2022 at 4:21 PM OK Don via Mercedes wrote: > Too cool! > https://youtu.be/Y94leShOYcY > > > https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/news/worlds-largest-plane-pulls-off-its-latest-flight-test/ar-AAWZS7i?li=BBnb7Kz

Re: [MBZ] Walmart AGM battery

2022-04-30 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I had a NAPA house brand and the damned thing would go dead overnight. I would jump it, take it to NAPA, they'd say it's fine. The drive over was enough to charge it enough to make it look fine. Finally had it die on the road. AAA driver said it was NFG. Went over to Walleyworld and got a

Re: [MBZ] OT: The last Learjet has been delivered

2022-04-18 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Bill Lear had an odd sensayuma. He named his daughter Shanda, frixample... -MMM- On Mon, Apr 18, 2022 at 3:40 PM Allan Streib via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Another iconic brand is now officially history > > https://www.flyingmag.com/the-learjet-era-ends-with-a-final-delivery/ >

Re: [MBZ] Air France #AF11 B777 fails to respond

2022-04-11 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
elicopter you can autorotate. > > -D > > > On Apr 11, 2022, at 7:53 AM, M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > > I'm beginning to give fly-by-wire the same high regard I give to > > helicopters, i.e. I want no part of either.

Re: [MBZ] Air France #AF11 B777 fails to respond

2022-04-11 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I'm beginning to give fly-by-wire the same high regard I give to helicopters, i.e. I want no part of either. -MMM- On Mon, Apr 11, 2022 at 9:32 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > oops > > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=avVvgYQtDiI > > > -- > --FT >

Re: [MBZ] Regina’s Nuts….

2022-03-21 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
At least she HAD all of 'em. I hadda buy half a dozen for the E420 I got offa K'leb... On Mon, Mar 21, 2022 at 6:09 PM Bob Rentfro via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > Kaleb has some ‘splaining to do. > > AZBob > > Sent from my iPhone___ >

Re: [MBZ] OT - Don't Pet the Big Kitty

2022-03-10 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Oh, three or four... ;D On Thu, Mar 10, 2022 at 11:05 AM dan penoff.com via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > And how many lumps would you like? > > -D > > On Mar 10, 2022, at 12:03 PM, M. Mitchell Marmel > wrote: > > He's gonna CATCH that rabbit an' eat him

Re: [MBZ] 1951 Mercedes-Benz Type 170 DA Open Tourer Police (OTP) Special

2022-03-03 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Be more interesting in original Border Guards nick. \ -MMM- On Thu, Mar 3, 2022 at 8:24 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > #506 of 531 examples built between 1948-51; Ordered by the > German Border Guard (Bundesgrenzschutz) > >

Re: [MBZ] ChowdaQ

2022-02-06 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I have a couple 2003 cosies from when I drove down with B2... :) -MMM- On Sun, Feb 6, 2022 at 10:33 PM Frederick Moir via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Alles. > Tom (my wife's ex and a good guy) had many leftover airmiles and sent me a > ticket so that we could attend RustyQ

Re: [MBZ] ChowdaQ

2022-02-06 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Sun, Feb 6, 2022 at 7:45 PM dan penoff.com via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > If there were they were probably destroyed to protect people. I can recall > our chase around town with the used parts guy, remember that? > I sure do. [image: 2660818_mitch_by_marmelmm.jpg] Damn, was

Re: [MBZ] HF Float Charger is the Nuts

2022-02-02 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I happen to be one of those weirdos who not only parks in the garage, but backs in so's I can do a Batmobile takeoff if need be. :) -MMM- ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery

Re: [MBZ] HF Float Charger is the Nuts

2022-02-02 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
For ten bucks, I can replace it every two years. :) On Wed, Feb 2, 2022 at 1:27 PM mitch--- via Mercedes wrote: > > Just so you know the limitations: > They aren't regulated, even if the ad copy says they are. > They can push a disconnected battery to 15v, although usually they stay > under

[MBZ] HF Float Charger is the Nuts

2022-02-02 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
https://www.harborfreight.com/automatic-battery-float-charger-64284.html Stuck one on my 124 a couple of weeks ago, and let it sit for two weeks in mostly subfreezing weather. Went out this morning and the car started up immediately. Works great! :) -MMM-

Re: [MBZ] I should have kept my Chevette...

2022-01-11 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
an 11 at 2:59 PM jcp911s Nothing rivets the imagination more that a “heated” heater core battle on a chevette On Tue, Jan 11, 2022 at 3:18 PM OK Don via Mercedes wrote: > There is nothing wrong with that car that an aluminum block 400-500 HP V8 >

Re: [MBZ] Looks like a 1932 luxury car, Mercedes . 1982 Ford Mustang Boss 302 Coupe 2D, $33, 500

2022-01-06 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Pimp hat and hookers sold separately. On Thu, Jan 6, 2022 at 8:59 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Gets lots of praise when going down the road. > > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/506541480652317 > > -- > --FT > ___ >

Re: [MBZ] Any Cadillac or Vito Corleone memorabilia collectors out there?

2021-12-06 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Covers the bloodstains? My grandfather had one of those in pearl grey. Beautiful ride. On Mon, Dec 6, 2021 at 1:23 PM dan penoff.com via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Classic example of how FB sucks. > > Notice the posting date? > > Beautiful car, interior is odd, never seen one

Re: [MBZ] Barn Find 1969 Mercedes 220 Diesel

2021-12-04 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Wound up having to rebuild the vacuum pump on my 220D. That, Diesel Purge and pencil glow plugs improved matters considerably. -MMM- On Sat, Dec 4, 2021 at 2:43 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > These have manual shutoff, no vacuum. It could be the vacuum pump

Re: [MBZ] OT - Reboot Your Aircraft

2021-12-04 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Say what you will about the L-1011 or DC-10, you never got the BSOD. Flaming ACTUAL death on a DC-10, occasionally, yes, but that's part of the fun. :D My first attempt to ride an Airbus was in the early 80s; it BSODed and we hadda switch to a DC-10. Very comfy ride. -MMM-

Re: [MBZ] Well it’s done

2021-11-30 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I'm on the three-year plan, myself. Ah, well. -MMM- ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com

Re: [MBZ] OT: How long have you been here? Csn you remember?

2021-11-26 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
https://www.facebook.com/groups/378422722260919 Tell 'em I sent ya. -MMM- On Fri, Nov 26, 2021 at 9:36 AM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Hey Mitch - whatever happened to the Veterans' group? Although I sold my > W111 coupes I still have some leftover parts in

Re: [MBZ] Human Fly & DC-8

2021-11-26 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
DC-9 woulda been crazier. One slip and into the engine you go. On Fri, Nov 26, 2021 at 9:32 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > That’s crazy > > --FT > Sent from iFōn > > > On Nov 26, 2021, at 3:44 PM, dan penoff.com via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:

Re: [MBZ] OT: How long have you been here? Csn you remember?

2021-11-26 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I bought my first rustbucket 111 in 1998, so started with the Mercedes Veterans group, then R-E, briefly joined MBCA, left after they were less than thrilled with the mouse I brought to a meeting (I figured that since I found it in my newly-purchased 1968 220D it was apropos), then was in at the

Re: [MBZ] [Okietalk] This car told the hood stack cars to hold his beer

2021-11-25 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Because Roadkill. On Thu, Nov 25, 2021 at 9:14 AM Kaleb Striplin via Okietalk < okiet...@okiebenz.com> wrote: > 1978 Mercedes 300D > > > https://stlouis.craigslist.org/pts/d/saint-peters-1978-mercedes-300d/7401003692.html > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ >

Re: [MBZ] Upcharge for technicolor scheme -- 2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class CLK 320 Coupe 2D, $5, 000

2021-11-19 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Car Likely Krashed. On Fri, Nov 19, 2021 at 9:08 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > This car gives you the driving engine power you need in order to operate > safely in any situations. > > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/307383814383638 > > -- > --FT >

[MBZ] Fwd: Buying a Classic Mercedes-Benz

2021-11-15 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Any of y'all know these peeps? -- Forwarded message - From: Paul & Denise Klein Date: Mon, Nov 15, 2021 at 2:39 PM Subject: Buying a Classic Mercedes-Benz To: Paul Klein *Greetings, I hope this message finds you well and safe.* *Not sure if I got the correct address. Rick

Re: [MBZ] Rebuild title (chemical/biohazard damage). 2005 Mercedes E32o CDI - $5, 400 (Port Charlotte)

2021-11-15 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I wanna be the Wolf when I grow up. On Mon, Nov 15, 2021 at 9:28 AM Allan Streib via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Blood spattered interior? Just need to call the Wolf. > > > On Mon, Nov 15, 2021, at 10:11 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes wrote: > > Miami CSI car > > > > >

Re: [MBZ] Dune

2021-10-31 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I'm more of a Heinlein, Harrison or Laumer fan, myself. On Sun, Oct 31, 2021 at 8:27 AM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I’m big into sci-fi but not really this sort of sci-fi. > > Sent from my iPhone > > > On Oct 31, 2021, at 7:13 AM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes < >

Re: [MBZ] Deneal Shilmeister

2021-10-26 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Tch. Was idly wondering where he'd gotten off to. RIP. On Tue, Oct 26, 2021 at 3:56 PM dan penoff.com via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > That sucks. I know he had been in pretty poor health the last year or two. > > RIP, Denial. > > -D > > > On Oct 26, 2021, at 4:53 PM, Rick Knoble

Re: [MBZ] Does somebody need this?

2021-10-12 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Bring that airplane home, and Regina will find a use for that autopsy table... ;-) On Tue, Oct 12, 2021 at 5:39 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3221138851506014/ > > > Sent from my iPhone > >

Re: [MBZ] Somebody need this?

2021-10-10 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
SKYYY KNG!!! Instant resource pit. Just add money. If the little indefinite has been parked out of annual since 2005, rest assured there's a damned good reason. On Sun, Oct 10, 2021 at 7:13 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: >

Re: [MBZ] Crack 1974 450SLC - 184k miles - $5,000

2021-09-21 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Stupid bumpers, but no obvious rust and pre-ACC II. EFI is a factor, dunno if it has the header cats or not. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] How to jumpstart an Airbus?

2021-09-21 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
s. > > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Airlines_Flight_232 > > -D > > > On Sep 20, 2021, at 10:07 PM, M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > > Kinda wish Lockheed was still at it. Never had any problems on an > L-1011. > >

Re: [MBZ] How to jumpstart an Airbus?

2021-09-20 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Kinda wish Lockheed was still at it. Never had any problems on an L-1011. -MMM- ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] OT: Moose and Squirrel

2021-09-18 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
https://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-reviews/R2FCNHQ2P1DUDE?ref=pf_ov_at_pdctrvw_srp On Sat, Sep 18, 2021 at 2:36 PM M. Mitchell Marmel wrote: > Gave it 3/5 stars. Not for everyone, in contrast to the original. which > was. > > -MMM- > > On Fri, Sep 17, 2021 at 10:47 AM Curt Raymond via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] OT: Moose and Squirrel

2021-09-18 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Gave it 3/5 stars. Not for everyone, in contrast to the original. which was. -MMM- On Fri, Sep 17, 2021 at 10:47 AM Curt Raymond via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Happy Moose day. > Has anybody else seen Rocky and Bullwinkle on Amazon? Angie and I have > seen the first part of the

Re: [MBZ] Progressive

2021-09-12 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I can confirm that Progressive will drop you like a hot rock if you have a claim. I use Farm Bureau nowadays. Nice folks, and half of what Progressive was charging. On Sun, Sep 12, 2021 at 2:28 PM Allan Streib via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I had heard secondhand that

Re: [MBZ] [Okietalk] OT: Article For 3M

2021-09-08 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Paywalled, so me no lookie. Reader's Digest version? On Wed, Sep 8, 2021 at 9:56 AM Rick Knoble via Okietalk < okiet...@okiebenz.com> wrote: > >

Re: [MBZ] LaGuardia

2021-08-31 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
The airport itself is OK as airports go. Driving to-from it, though...Brrr. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] OT - Locomotive Power

2021-08-22 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Locotrol -MMM- On Sun, Aug 22, 2021 at 12:15 PM Peter Frederick via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Diesel electric locomotives have had remote operation since the 50's I > think. Servo linked controls in the "remote" engines so the act just like > the

Re: [MBZ] Gazelle - Ford platform - $15,000

2021-08-10 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Seconded. 藍 On Tue, Aug 10, 2021 at 10:30 AM OK Don via Mercedes wrote: > ROTFLMAO! > > On Tue, Aug 10, 2021 at 8:26 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > Totally German then > > > > --FT > > > > On 8/10/21 1:32 AM, G Mann via Mercedes wrote: > > > This

Re: [MBZ] Gazelle - Ford platform - $15,000

2021-08-09 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Tyres are OK, it's the track that's too wide. On Sun, Aug 8, 2021 at 9:11 PM Allan Streib via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Whenever I see these I think the tires are much too wide. I guess it makes > for better handling and safety but just looks wrong. Tires in 1929 were > much

Re: [MBZ] Words Don't Describe This

2021-06-15 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
$10K with her, $15K without. On Tue, Jun 15, 2021 at 6:54 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Maybe she comes with it > > --FT > Sent from iPhone > > > On Jun 15, 2021, at 7:21 PM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > >

[MBZ] Old Diesel Engine Start up Best Sounding Engine - YouTube

2021-06-08 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
One for K'leb's collection: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mVyVNmqfeRk ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] Cheap Chinese lifts

2021-06-08 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Tue, Jun 8, 2021 at 7:15 PM G Mann via Mercedes wrote: > Check the price of steel over the past 60 days. Steel has risen in price > over 150%. That, along with the price of fuel, which impacts ship fuel, and > road fuel, also (Significant Look towards District of Columbia) -MMM-

Re: [MBZ] OT who needs an old Sony Reel To Reel Tc-155

2021-05-21 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
> > Rebranded Roberts. Got one already that I haven't looked at in a decade. > > ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] 1957 Mercedes 450SL - $17,900 (Morganton)

2021-05-17 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Stoopid bumpers, ACC-II and electronic fire starters under the hood. Fuhgeddaboudit. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] Not mine.

2021-05-13 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Thu, May 13, 2021 at 11:28 AM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Could be a hell of a deal. Wonder what color that interior is Looks like palomino, almost certainly MB-Tex. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] Price Of Fuel

2021-05-10 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Mon, May 10, 2021 at 7:07 PM Dwight Giles via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Neighbor rented goats to clear his lot a year ago. They ride in school bus. > "Isn't the smell and mess horrible?" "Yeah, but the goats don't mind." ___

Re: [MBZ] Cats

2021-05-02 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Well, if they pull the cats and put in "test pipes", I'm in. On Sun, May 2, 2021 at 10:26 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I talked to a guy who has ads on fakebook buying cats. There are many > of these ads. Anyway I sent him some pics of some cats I have

Re: [MBZ] $200 manny tranny 116???

2021-05-02 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Fetch. Hell, I'll put up the 2 Cnotes. :) On Sun, May 2, 2021 at 5:35 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/365231561577053/ > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > >

Re: [MBZ] Two dead in Tesla crash; 32k gallons of water to extinguish battery fire; nobody driving.

2021-04-18 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Father Charles calls two more home. On Sun, Apr 18, 2021 at 7:18 PM Allan Streib via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > https://www.click2houston.com/news/local/2021/04/18/2-men-dead-after-fiery-tesla-crash-in-spring-officials-say/ > > Allan > > ___

Re: [MBZ] One for MMM

2021-04-01 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
BTDT... https://ogrforum.ogaugerr.com/topic/under-the-hood-the-marmeltech-trainpod-mark-iii -MMM- On Thu, Apr 1, 2021 at 12:23 PM Dan Penoff via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Here’s one for you, MMM: > > >

Re: [MBZ] A special brought to you by Okie Acres

2021-03-28 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I suspect Jabba sat on it. On Sun, Mar 28, 2021 at 11:02 AM Andrew Strasfogel wrote: > How do you slash seats made of MB Tex in that manner? > > On Sat, Mar 27, 2021 at 9:58 PM M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: >

Re: [MBZ] A special brought to you by Okie Acres

2021-03-27 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
CAR SHAKE AT START ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com

Re: [MBZ] 3M needs this

2021-03-27 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
It'd look sharp at Okie Acres! :) On Fri, Mar 26, 2021 at 11:27 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2943984262535088/ > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: 1990 Mercedes-Benz SL 500

2021-03-23 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Good thing it includes a mask. I wouldn't want to be seen driving a two-tone shoe either. -MMM- On Tue, Mar 23, 2021 at 11:12 AM Meade Dillon via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Kinda reminds me of the weird camouflage patterns used on US warships > during WW2. I'll pass. >

Re: [MBZ] its cost ro much money out his pocket -- 2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S 500 Sedan 4D, $1, 000

2021-03-13 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I think that diagram in the front seat is "How To Find A Clue". On Sat, Mar 13, 2021 at 8:51 AM Dan Penoff via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Love the hood prop. > > -D > > > On Mar 13, 2021, at 9:31 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > > AMG wheels

Re: [MBZ] Nothing *issues me off worse...

2021-03-06 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
You're headed west on 40? Stop at Gene's BBQ in Brinkley, exit 216. https://www.google.com/maps/place/Gene's+Barbeque/@34.9016349,-91.1965897,15z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x319df938f9bbcc03!8m2!3d34.9016349!4d-91.1965897 ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list

Re: [MBZ] On the Subject of Early MB Slushbox Shifters...

2021-03-05 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Fri, Mar 5, 2021 at 8:59 AM Dan Penoff via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > This is a manual, you realize. > Yeah, but the pic reminded me of the goofy LDNRP arrangement, as they used the same type of shift knob. On Fri, Mar 5, 2021 at 12:47 PM Frederick Moir via Mercedes <

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: Rare 66 250SE mercedes

2021-03-05 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Fri, Mar 5, 2021 at 8:27 AM Dan Penoff via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > I’m a little confused about the model year, however. I didn’t think the > 114 was made in 1966. > 108, which overlapped the 111/112 for a year or two back then, IIRC. I recall being rather perplexed the

Re: [MBZ] OT: Squirrels in the bird feeder

2021-03-01 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
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Re: [MBZ] Crack or meth?

2021-02-12 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Fri, Feb 12, 2021 at 9:56 AM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > How do you repurpose a deployed air bag? > Camping tent for a chihuahua? ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To

Re: [MBZ] 1929 gazelle kit car. Needs work. Incapable to do so.. make ofer

2021-02-11 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Combine it with that V-8 K'leb was talking about earlier, and you have something. On Thu, Feb 11, 2021 at 12:15 PM OK Don via Mercedes wrote: > It might take some cutting and welding, but anything can fit > > On Thu, Feb 11, 2021 at 9:45 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < >

Re: [MBZ] Anybody need a 4.5?

2021-02-11 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Be amusing to see the "Engine Power" guys tackle one of these... ;-) On Thu, Feb 11, 2021 at 9:12 AM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/825713138234021/ > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ >

Re: [MBZ] Who needs a bambablance?

2021-02-02 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
> On Tue, Feb 2, 2021 at 9:49 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > 2010 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter > > $7,500 > CANNONBALL! ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or

Re: [MBZ] OT shrooms

2021-01-22 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Fri, Jan 22, 2021 at 10:21 AM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I need a good recipe for oyster mushrooms, Anyone? > Take one dozen raw oysters, dice into fine pieces, throw into garbage. Use the mushrooms to garnish a nice T-bone steak. -MMM-

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: Vintage Mercedes 300CD coupe

2021-01-05 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Tue, Jan 5, 2021 at 3:57 PM Dan Penoff via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > W123 diesel coupes weren’t turbo’ed until the early 80s, like the sedans > and wagons. This one is NA and has the dreaded ACC servo. Note that they > mention the heat and AC isn’t working. That does not bode

Re: [MBZ] What Do the Amish Think of Civilization?

2020-12-26 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
MOHANDAS GANDHI was once asked: “What do you think of Western civilization?” “I think it would be a good idea,” he replied. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] Here's your chance to live out all your 2nd and 3rd World dictatorial auto fantasies

2020-12-22 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Sent him a note complimenting him on the ad. A badly needed laugh. On Tue, Dec 22, 2020 at 9:07 AM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > It’s great > > --FT > Sent from iPhone > > > On Dec 22, 2020, at 9:21 AM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:

Re: [MBZ] I can not believe how stupid people are

2020-12-04 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
A wise company will do an intelligent mix. Those who do better working from home, work from home. Those who do better in an office environment, work in an office. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To

Re: [MBZ] Looks like I get to spend several days in the hospital

2020-11-12 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Hang in there, amigo, and get better soon! ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com

Re: [MBZ] El benzo

2020-10-30 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Horrifying concept, but seems well-executed. -MMM- ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com

Re: [MBZ] OT Sleep Apnia and CPAp machines

2020-10-30 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Been using one for a decade now, works great. I recommend nasal pillows over a full face mask. On Fri, Oct 30, 2020 at 6:31 PM Kevin Kraly via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > That sounds great! My wife has the problem of frequently getting up to > “piss,” and I usually get up a

[MBZ] This 'Highway Patrol' super-fan perfectly recreated the show's flashy 1955 Buick

2020-10-30 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
https://www.metv.com/stories/this-highway-patrol-super-fan-perfectly-recreated-the-shows-flashy-1955-buick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] OT: Drag racing

2020-10-15 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Damned woman drivers. On Thu, Oct 15, 2020 at 9:17 PM Mitch Haley via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Midwest nationals were more exciting than usual. > ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To

Re: [MBZ] Contact Cleaner

2020-10-12 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
1) Make sure the unit is unpowered. Don't ask me how I know this. 2) Spray contact cleaner on contacts while working them. 3) Dry with canned air. 4) Plug in and enjoy improved sound! -MMM- On Mon, Oct 12, 2020 at 6:44 PM Bob Rentfro via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > On my truck

Re: [MBZ] Pinto runabout

2020-10-07 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Oct 7 at 4:04 PM marmelmm 24 But where do you get a period set of Firestone 500s? [image: ] On Wed, Oct 7, 2020 at 2:00 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > This car belongs at your weekend estate in Indiana. > > On

Re: [MBZ] W210 4Matic Wanted

2020-10-07 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
That lets out K'leb. On Wed, Oct 7, 2020 at 6:59 AM Dan Penoff via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Looking for a W210 4Matic sedan or wagon, ideally 2nd generation/facelift > model, in good condition with decent (not high) miles, like under 150k with > good provenance. > > No fixer

Re: [MBZ] Can someone try this please

2020-09-28 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Same error here. It's at the website. On Mon, Sep 28, 2020 at 10:02 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > http://mbepc.net/1/fg/ml/06h/163175#gsc.tab=0 > > I click on http://mbepc.net/1/fg/ml/06h/163175/0/33/ > > to go to Front Axle (and any other links on that top

Re: [MBZ] Dan’s deals takes is place at Okie Acres

2020-08-26 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Cold War Motors, Okie Division. :) On Tue, Aug 25, 2020 at 8:13 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > Sent from my iPhone___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ > > To

Re: [MBZ] I accidentally won this on copart

2020-08-21 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I woulda been more interested in the /8 next to it, myself. On Fri, Aug 21, 2020 at 6:20 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > https://www.copart.com/lot/45814380 > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To

Re: [MBZ] Who needs a spare to carry?

2020-08-16 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
Well, Smart car, dumb driver. On Sun, Aug 16, 2020 at 5:47 PM OK Don via Mercedes wrote: > I would think that would be the case, but I've been passed by some while > driving at 70 MPH ... > ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] Self Gratification

2020-08-13 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Thu, Aug 13, 2020 at 1:07 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Especially the Lucky Strikes. Who rememebers LSMFT? Lucky Strikes Mean Fatal Tumors! -MMM- ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] Update on the rental house

2020-08-09 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
https://www.amazon.com/Gallon-Can-Spill-Proof-Container/dp/B00SLPYJX0 I'm just sayin'. -MMM- On Sun, Aug 9, 2020 at 7:17 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > The folks we signed a lease with that were due to move in next weekend > were told of the situation and it

Re: [MBZ] Looks Like Floyd is Going to Get It

2020-08-02 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Sun, Aug 2, 2020 at 1:17 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Not a big fan of that site. I want to see the cone of disaster > probablilties. > How about the Cone of Silence instead? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g1eUIK9CihA

Re: [MBZ] Corpus Christi

2020-07-24 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 6:53 PM Meade Dillon via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > That is the name to not offend wymen, SJW version, probably meant to > denigrate straight white males, and they'll probably also figure out a way > to insult Christians, given a little more time.

Re: [MBZ] Ooops!

2020-07-24 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
On Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 11:28 AM Craig via Mercedes wrote: > Yes, Jet A will not do when one needs Av gas. Sort of like filling up a > gasoline car with diesel -- it doesn't run very well. > Jet A is essentially kerosene. In a pinch, it'll run in lower compression gas engines, albeit smokily

Re: [MBZ] $14K project coupe on BAT

2020-07-20 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
A __ and his are soon . On Mon, Jul 20, 2020 at 2:10 PM Dan Penoff via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > P.T. Barnum, baby. > > -D > > > On Jul 20, 2020, at 3:07 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > > This is beyond disbelief. >

Re: [MBZ] Don’t go to New Mexico

2020-07-15 Thread M. Mitchell Marmel via Mercedes
I just wear a bandana. Might or might not work, but at least I rock the look. :) -MMM- ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

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