Re: [MBZ] OT my friend makes the national news again

2021-04-19 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
So the actual issue is fraud, and increased flooding due to human actions to (a) fill in the drainage and (b) continue to build in the surrounding area which increases runoff.  Properly solved with legal means and civil engineering to restore drainage, and without demonizing fossil fuels. Max

Re: [MBZ] Pressure washer funs

2021-04-19 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
over the surface, and get more work done more quickly.  Hook up the water feed from your hot water tank, and move even faster. Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 19, 2021 12:16:36 AM Clay via Mercedes : > I have taken a pressure washer to a house for paint prep.  Best to do it a > week befo

Re: [MBZ] Pressure washer funs

2021-04-18 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Yeah they are a great tool, once you start cleaning it can be hard to stop, OCD should have to sign a waiver... Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 17, 2021 11:13:34 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > So this evening I broke out the pressure washer and sprayed off some cars to > get all t

Re: [MBZ] 560 SEL

2021-04-16 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
3K sounds better.  A family member recently purchased a late 80's 420SEL, he loves it.  Beautiful dark red color.  Recently took it on a multi day road trip, got mileage on the mid 20s, one tank was upper 20s when they had a tail wind all day. Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 15, 2021 8:56:09 PM

Re: [MBZ] Gotta hate MB -- $900E500

2021-04-12 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
That's too bad.  Will they charge you anything? Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 12, 2021 10:46:22 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > well poo.  THe stealer called and said the SBC repair did not solve the > tranny issue, they think it is the conductor plate. bah.  I guess I'll go > fetc

Re: [MBZ] Latest arrival to Okie Acres, rare options, BAT flip

2021-04-10 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Looks like a '79 300SD, in a medium blue color.  Has Euro lights and additional driving lights below the front bumper.  67k miles, appears to be in very nice shape. Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 10, 2021 12:20:31 AM Kevin Kraly via Mercedes : > What year/model is it? > Kevin, who can

Re: [MBZ] Latest arrival to Okie Acres, rare options, BAT flip

2021-04-09 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Lovely color!  Gasser or oil motor? Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 9, 2021 5:51:25 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > Yes, miles are real, bought it from a doctor who bought it new. This will > either be a BAT flip or a lifetime collector car. > > > > S

Re: [MBZ] It’s raining cash on Okie acres.

2021-04-09 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Nice!  I need to get off my behind and prep a car for sale.  Needs front ball joints and evapectomy.  Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 8, 2021 5:37:50 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > I had a kid come look at my diesel suburban I had for sale. It sold before he > could come up with the

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: 1985 944 porsche N/A

2021-04-08 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Difference between "fill in the blank, car, airplane, water craft, etc" and a vacuum cleaner?  The vacuum was only designed for one dirt bag... Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 8, 2021 1:46:57 PM G Mann via Mercedes : > "What is the difference between a Porche and a Porcu

Re: [MBZ] Is Poos looking for another BAT flip candidate?

2021-04-07 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Jaws of life at work... Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 7, 2021 8:55:24 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > https://www.copart.com/lot/29929791/1994-mercedes-benz-e-320-ar-little-rock > > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To sear

Re: [MBZ] It takes a special sort

2021-04-07 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Sounds like those three airplanes will become part of the glacier, which will be blamed on global warming no doubt. Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 7, 2021 1:03:48 AM Clay via Mercedes : > to fly in Alaska.  Last week it was the helo crash that took out the richest > man in the Czech re

Re: [MBZ] 300TurD

2021-04-07 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
So we need to find a new injection pump at the knackers I think.  I've never pulled one on a 617 before.  Maybe Kaleb has one? Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 6, 2021 10:07:20 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > I picked this thing up this evening. While I was loading it several people >

Re: [MBZ] 300TurD

2021-04-07 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Yes, we went to that a once couple years ago.  Long drive for me.  Typical drunk street party, which makes me nervous while escorting family.  Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 6, 2021 11:23:42 PM Mitch Haley via Mercedes : > On 2021-04-06 22:06, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes wrote: >

Re: [MBZ] Sold this 1987 190e cosworth

2021-04-06 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Congrats! Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 5, 2021 7:53:58 PM Rick Hawkins Java Letterpress Cycles Photon via Mercedes : > > Folks, > > Sold it in Savannah, yesterday ... $14k > I only showed it to two people and I had a couple of more interested in it at > the same

Re: [MBZ] I am getting sick of electronics -- ML320

2021-04-04 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Did this car get a replacement engine at some point?  Wonder if they messed up done electrical connectors?  Maybe some wiring got pinched or misrouted and chaffed? Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 3, 2021 8:23:23 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > So I got a "new" TCM tod

Re: [MBZ] Will not shift out of first gear - 1991 300TE project - 242k miles - $3, 000

2021-04-04 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Yeah, stuck kick down would cause that.  Low fluid, clogged filter.  Might be a cheap simple fix, might be time for a rebuilt transmission. Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 4, 2021 1:48:35 PM Jim Cathey via Mercedes : >> What is the likely issue with the trans? > > Stuck kic

Re: [MBZ] I'm gonna go buy this thing tomorrow -- Mercedes wagon - $1, 000 (Folly Beach)

2021-04-04 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
that.  Place is shut down now. Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 4, 2021 1:22:24 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > I’m trying to find some around here, there might be a coupla places that have > it. I’ll have to check tomorrow > > --FT > Sent from iPhone > >> On Apr 4, 2021,

Re: [MBZ] I'm gonna go buy this thing tomorrow -- Mercedes wagon - $1, 000 (Folly Beach)

2021-04-04 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Well if you can get it running, which is probably easier with new injectors and new injection pump, should turn a tidy profit. Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 3, 2021 4:49:36 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > The rear edges of the hood are rusty and the hinges are kinda just there > h

Re: [MBZ] Lifts

2021-04-04 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Link? Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 4, 2021 8:49:26 AM Curt Raymond via Mercedes : > Have you seen the wildfire lifts like the folks on YouTube are using? Derrick > on Vice Grip Garage has one. They have wheels they can lift up on to move > around. I'm thinking one would go well in

Re: [MBZ] I'm gonna go buy this thing tomorrow -- Mercedes wagon - $1, 000 (Folly Beach)

2021-04-03 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Well how rusty is it?  Did the engine start up?  Beautiful day out. Apr 3, 2021 1:49:11 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > I LOBALLED IT SHOULD HAVE LOBALLED MORE > > > --Ft Max Dillon Charleston SC ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search l

Re: [MBZ] I'm gonna go buy this thing tomorrow -- Mercedes wagon - $1, 000 (Folly Beach)

2021-04-03 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
No lo balls I now what I got! Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 3, 2021 11:51:50 AM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes : > Since it has only 4 cylinders you should insist on a 20 percent discount. > > On Sat, Apr 3, 2021 at 11:12 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < > mercedes@okie

Re: [MBZ] Will a 123 coupe rear windshield fit in the back seat of a 210?

2021-04-02 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Should.  I put a 124 windshield in the back of a 124. Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 2, 2021 8:45:49 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To search list archives http://

Re: [MBZ] $500E420

2021-04-02 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
I'm wondering if that is just standard boilerplate advice they include on the sale of all ECU? Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 2, 2021 3:44:13 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > I ordered a used ECU off the Bay and get this msg. This is a new wrinkle, I’m > not sure what is involved

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: OT Dumb@$$ Empire

2021-04-02 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Lost in transmission... Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 1, 2021 7:00:19 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > > > Sent from iPhone > > Begin forwarded message: > >> From: Buggered Benzmail >> Date: April 1, 2021 at 6:53:01 PM EDT >> To: Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: 1978 Mercedes Benz 280 se

2021-04-01 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
I like that, manual transmission, weird color, small euro bumpers... Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 1, 2021 2:35:23 PM Bob Rentfro via Mercedes : > Boy, this is random. > > AZBob > > Sent from my iPhone > >> >> 1978 Mercedes Benz 280 se >> >> https

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: 1979 Mercedes 450 SEL

2021-04-01 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Can't spell Tucson either. Max Dillon Charleston SC Apr 1, 2021 2:34:53 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > Only 1 photo and asking that kind of money? > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Apr 1, 2021, at 1:33 PM, Bob Rentfro via Mercedes >> wrote: >> &g

Re: [MBZ] Hella nice 124 RHD right here in Okie land

2021-03-31 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Rural mail carrier needs that. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 31, 2021 8:30:17 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1090198144790219/ > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.co

Re: [MBZ] Do you think

2021-03-26 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Looks like a blown resistor on the right. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 26, 2021 7:01:14 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > This might be the problem with the 97E420 ECU? > > > Corroded around those ICs and I think a resistor to the right. There’s crap > in there too.

Re: [MBZ] 97 $500E420 ECU

2021-03-26 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Isopropyl alcohol and a toothbrush would have been my weapons of choice. Maybe you'll need to send that ECU somewhere to be repaired?  Maybe find one on car-part.com? Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 26, 2021 7:00:45 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > I took the ECU box apart this even

Re: [MBZ] I see countless ads now days for cars with no cats.

2021-03-26 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Coupled with economic desperation from the lockdown policies that killed businesses and jobs, here is the fruit of that tree. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 26, 2021 4:51:10 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes : > The price of palladium is many times greater than gold so there is > inc

[MBZ] OT: WRD lockdowns, the cure was worse than the disease.

2021-03-22 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
interested in supporting the magazine? As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donations in support of MI and City Journal are fully tax-deductible as provided by law (EIN #13-2912529). SUPPO Max Dillon Charleston SC ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] OT YAY MEEE!!!!

2021-03-21 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Nice work, amazing what you can find on utubes. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 21, 2021 11:19:28 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > A few weeks ago I bought this nice LG 5ft3 top load washer from a guy for > $80.  It's been working well until yesterday when the drain pump would not >

Re: [MBZ] Wagon For Dan

2021-03-20 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Bingo.  A fool and his money... Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 20, 2021 2:09:13 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes : > Perhaps he is hoping to find a greater idiot. > > On Sat, Mar 20, 2021, 1:26 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > >> Ye

Re: [MBZ] T Tech Machine

2021-03-18 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
you need to find a forum in Syria for 4-runner DIY? Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 18, 2021 7:32:55 PM Bob Rentfro via Mercedes : > Future SIL has his Gen 3 Runner parked out front while they went to > Bakersfield (on purpose) to visit a policeman friend who was shot in the line > o

Re: [MBZ] TITLE HAS TO BE SENT OFF AT TAG PLACE AT BUYERS EXPENSE2007 Mercedes-Benz s550, $4, 000

2021-03-18 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Nobody, at least not yet!  Got the paperwork straight, drive the car for a year or so and sold it when I left Italy. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 18, 2021 5:12:32 PM Randy Bennell via Mercedes : > So, who did you have to kill in order to pay the favour back to the Godfather? >

Re: [MBZ] TITLE HAS TO BE SENT OFF AT TAG PLACE AT BUYERS EXPENSE2007 Mercedes-Benz s550, $4, 000

2021-03-18 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Did I ever tell you the story of the time I enlisted help from the mafia to get the paperwork straight on an Alfa Romeo? Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 18, 2021 11:46:06 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > my kind of shady deal > > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/16835514510

Re: [MBZ] 1972 Mercedes-Benz E-Class,$10,000

2021-03-16 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
I think those wheels on the car are perfect, as long as you only drive on perfectly smooth fresh asphalt or golf courses. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 16, 2021 11:39:40 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > 220, has original wheels so you can sell the things that are on it and make a &g

Re: [MBZ] SL600 loosing colant

2021-03-14 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Water Pump is much cheaper than a head gasket fo sho. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 14, 2021 10:47:44 AM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > The SL has been loosing colant recently which made me think a head gasket had > blown but looking at it yesterday I am thinking a new water pump is

Re: [MBZ] Mercedes G63 omg - $79,000

2021-03-11 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Stupid wheels, why hobble such a beast with wheels that can't navigate a pothole.  AMG, OMG, ID10T, whatever it takes... Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 11, 2021 10:24:05 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > Special omg package > > https://charlotte.craigslist.org/cto/d/mount-pleasant-mer

Re: [MBZ] MOSTLY SHAWEEET -- 1981 Mercedes-Benz 240d,$1,234

2021-03-10 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Looks nice except for the lowered suspension. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 10, 2021 9:34:36 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > Manny tranny > > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/138486958171093/?ref=search_code=marketplace_search >

Re: [MBZ] 2 cars, one a 5spd, looks nice: FS: 1989 190D 2.5 - Salisbury, NC - $1, 900 (Salisbury, NC)

2021-03-09 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Yeah, sell off the 5 speed parts for $1000 as a kit, drive a nice 190D for $900. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 9, 2021 8:43:38 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > This could be a good deal > > https://charlotte.craigslist.org/cto/d/salisbury-fs-25-salisbury-nc/7288388222.html >

Re: [MBZ] OT Indy COVID vaccine logistics

2021-03-08 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Yeah, probably coincidence.  I think nationwide there were about 1000 deaths attributed to the vax so far, out of 70 million.  Those are pretty good odds. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 7, 2021 9:44:13 PM Curt Raymond via Mercedes : > It's a nursing home though. Good bet just about everyb

Re: [MBZ] OT Indy COVID vaccine logistics

2021-03-07 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
to the official cause of death, and none of them passed under her care, but she was a little alarmed. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 7, 2021 5:42:04 PM Allan Streib via Mercedes : > Wife got her shot today, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. J vaccine > which does not need a booster. The National

Re: [MBZ] OT Bathroom Vent Fans - Vent half-bath to attached garage?

2021-03-07 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
No, don't see any easy way to run a duct inside the ceiling other than out into the garage, but maybe I could go through the ceiling over the garage to the outside wall.  The issue there is that would be the front of the house, so aesthetically that would be a challenge. Max Dillon Charleston

Re: [MBZ] $500E420 (97) work today

2021-03-07 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Well that is encouraging!  Was a beautiful day out. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 7, 2021 6:07:18 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > I messed around with the "new" $500E420 today trying to determine why it > wouldn't light off.  It will crank fine but no joy. > > I studi

Re: [MBZ] This Looks Nice

2021-03-06 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
That does look like a lot of car for the money.  I guess the air suspension is probably a weak point. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 6, 2021 1:20:18 PM Dan Penoff via Mercedes : > https://tampa.craigslist.org/pnl/cto/d/largo-2005-mercedes-e500/7287243865.html > > Panoramic roof? I ha

Re: [MBZ] I did A Thing

2021-03-04 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
I can do Saturday, maybe combine with lunch? Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 3, 2021 11:30:18 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > Friday or Saturday, probably Saturday morning to avoid the crazy port traffic > > --FT > Sent from iPhone > >> On Mar 3, 2021, at 8:32

Re: [MBZ] I did A Thing

2021-03-03 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Did you notice there was a gold 124 wagon in the backyard of a house on the way out?  Later today I saw a black 210 with the same "AMG Kit" front grill star and small spoiler on the trunk.  Must be a thing, maybe you can flip this once running. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 3, 20

Re: [MBZ] Anyone know of a good MB garage in Tucson AZ area?

2021-03-02 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Ok thanks Bob. Max Dillon Charleston SC Mar 2, 2021 7:13:20 PM Bob Rentfro via Mercedes : > I can ask my Indy. > > AZBob > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Mar 2, 2021, at 4:08 PM, Meade Dillon via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> Asking for a friend. 

Re: [MBZ] I’m getting tired of every time I leave my house...

2021-02-28 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
And the place to do that figuring is on Okietalk... Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 28, 2021 7:38:24 PM Bob Rentfro via Mercedes : > We all need to figure out who to or what to blame for it. > > AZBob > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Feb 28, 2021, at 5:28 PM, Max Dillon

Re: [MBZ] I’m getting tired of every time I leave my house...

2021-02-28 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Well the price of crude oil keeps going up, so as long as that continues the price at the pump will go up. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 28, 2021 7:21:47 PM OK Don via Mercedes : > Remember when it was at or over $4/gal? I wonder where this is headed. > > On Sun, Feb 28, 2021 at 6:

Re: [MBZ] The Cadillac converter is missing

2021-02-27 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Used to be two cars in one? Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 27, 2021 11:34:42 AM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1798807983601885/ > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.co

Re: [MBZ] The shortened and narrowed version 2013 Mercedes-Benz G-Class G 63 AMG, $25, 000

2021-02-27 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
They don't no what they got! Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 27, 2021 11:01:44 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > I wonder if the engine has crapped, why it's so cheap > > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/4151406311558951/?ref=search_code=undefined >

Re: [MBZ] Oil for OM602

2021-02-26 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Change your fuses or your pistons will MELT! Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 26, 2021 9:46:41 AM Dimitri Seretakis via Mercedes : > I normally use ( only once since I’ve only owned it for one year) M1 5W40 > Turbodiesel Truck but they didn’t have it at Walmart so I bought Castrol Edge

Re: [MBZ] OM602 glow plug replacement conclusion

2021-02-26 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
I've got to do this job again on the E300 I bought from Dan, the OM606  is notorious for the plugs breaking off in the head so I'm not looking forward to it.  Need to check with my Indie to see if he has the special tools to extract a broken plug if it comes to that. Max Dillon Charleston SC

Re: [MBZ] Going to ABQ

2021-02-26 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
When you get to the airport, go to their counter, give them the number and they will print up new boarding pass with the pre-check mark. I like Rich's idea, start a video chat and make lemonade from your lemons.  We're all in this together... Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 25, 2021 11:17:55 PM

Re: [MBZ] It’s a sellers market?

2021-02-25 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Nice!  Keep that momentum rolling. Who's going to drive the GLK? Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 25, 2021 6:39:54 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > In order to sell a few cars to make room for the soon to arrive GLK I put my > 252k mile 01 e320 on Fakebook. Figured I would try to ge

Re: [MBZ] OT: Attn Curt

2021-02-25 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
This guy seems to do ok. https://youtu.be/kdJLSEJ-LeU Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 25, 2021 1:59:44 PM Curt Raymond via Mercedes : > I don't have one, I've seen them ridden though, they're a real challenge. The > small track doesn't give much traction so it needs to be hard packe

Re: [MBZ] OT oh yeah baby 1960 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

2021-02-25 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
It's as big as a whale, and gets worse mileage (measured in GPM, not MPG) but boy that would be fun to own! Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 25, 2021 9:54:05 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1960-cadillac-62-convertible-4/ > > -

Re: [MBZ] OT: Here Is Why Texas Is Dark

2021-02-16 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Definitely green in that sense, the lack of wisdom and applied critical thinking is appalling.  How many Texans will freeze to death due to this stupidity?  Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 16, 2021 1:02:45 PM G Mann via Mercedes : > There was a time when someone who had no experie

Re: [MBZ] Heat pump question

2021-02-16 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
gt; I'd fire up the wood stove if it were me. > > Allan > Max Dillon Charleston SC ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz

Re: [MBZ] Mercedes diesel 40 mpg 397 wtq - $6,350 (Charlotte)

2021-02-14 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Rebuilt title.  2006 model, not 2003.  Maybe a $3k car. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 14, 2021 11:48:52 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > wtf > > https://charlotte.craigslist.org/cto/d/charlotte-mercedes-diesel-40-mpg-397-wtq/7277137643.html >

Re: [MBZ] Some of the things you might see on 123 fakebook

2021-02-13 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Fascinating!  I like the intercooler routing where the fog lamps used to be.  At least it appears to have a cold air intake. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 13, 2021 9:04:24 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > Try this > > On 2/13/2021 7:42 PM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes wrote: &

Re: [MBZ] OT heat pump aux heat

2021-02-12 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Put some duct tape on the breaker to keep it closed.  This is the rental house right? Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 11, 2021 5:56:52 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > And it’s tripped again. Basically if the aux heat runs for any amount of time > it trips. I will shut down the

Re: [MBZ] Anybody need a 4.5?

2021-02-11 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
No but I could use a .45 Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 11, 2021 10:12:24 AM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/825713138234021/ > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > &

Re: [MBZ] Hey Max here's your tow vehicle 2000 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML 430 Sport Utility 4D, $2, 600

2021-02-11 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Looks like it checks all the boxes! Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 11, 2021 3:57:57 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2133153126815179/?ref=search_code=undefined > > -- > --FT > > ___ > ht

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: 02 Mercedes S-430 Original Owner

2021-02-10 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Turn and run, this S class series is the low point for MB quality. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 10, 2021 9:50:13 AM Bob Rentfro via Mercedes : > Future SIL saw this. What specific questions does one ask about these or is > this a turn and run away unit? > > Bob R > >

Re: [MBZ] Become an Amazon driver 2018 MERCEDES-BENZ SPRINTER CARGO VAN 2500

2021-02-08 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Driver fell asleep and drove off road? Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 8, 2021 12:49:24 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > https://www.iaai.com/vehicledetails/33534859?RowNumber=57 > > -- > --FT > > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz

[MBZ] Runs on free veggie oil

2021-02-08 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2764867597108457/?ref=product_details_code=undefined Saw this in a parking lot Saturday, slightly rusty 240D automatic for $2900.  Max Dillon Charleston SC ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http

Re: [MBZ] Oil slick included -- 1986 Mercedes-Benz 500 SL, $5, 800 [560SL]

2021-02-08 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
BaT flip and double your money! Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 8, 2021 10:29:51 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > dosent look bad, good price for a 560SL > > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/238547424442774/?ref=search_code=undefined >

Re: [MBZ] Shaker hood, engine compartment vents 1999 MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS

2021-02-08 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Primary damage: "body modifications by previous owner". Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 8, 2021 12:59:48 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > https://www.iaai.com/vehicledetails/38680263?RowNumber=73 > > -- > --FT > > > __

Re: [MBZ] Pics of the CD

2021-02-08 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Congrats, looks like it has good bones!  Hub caps look great. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 7, 2021 8:06:07 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > > > Sent from my iPhone > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To search list archives ht

Re: [MBZ] 2000 Mercedes ML - $1,500 (Charleston)

2021-02-06 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Well it's silver, which I like, and has a trailer hitch too... Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 6, 2021 12:01:23 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > This could be a reasonable deal, depending on what the idiot lights are for. > > https://charleston.craigslist.org/cto/d/charleston-2000-me

Re: [MBZ] Sprinter ambulance - $29,900

2021-02-05 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
I texted him to see if still for sale and if it was clean. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 5, 2021 1:48:11 PM Allan Streib via Mercedes : > READ THE ENTIRE AD!! > > https://carbondale.craigslist.org/cto/d/mount-vernon-for-sale-mercedes-ambulance/7273006184.html &

Re: [MBZ] Q Session with Pierre Hedary on Zoom and YouTube

2021-02-05 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Are you going to ask if he installs hood stacks and K cone filters?  How about turning up the pump to roll coal? Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 5, 2021 2:26:11 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > There's a new Q Session with Pierre Hedary on Zoom and YouTube, presented > by the Ben

Re: [MBZ] More on old iPods and car electronics

2021-02-04 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
What brand and model?  Can it also be used for hands free phone calls? Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 2, 2021 7:31:28 AM Dan Penoff via Mercedes : > I use a cassette adapter that’s rechargeable that does Bluetooth. Amazingly, > it sounds better that the auxiliary input that’s on the radio

Re: [MBZ] Glow plug adventure

2021-02-03 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Need one that can be set for very low torque, but that would also be a good idea. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 3, 2021 5:51:17 PM Randy Bennell via Mercedes : > Impact wrench to shake it loose?? > > Randy > > On 03/02/2021 1:18 AM, Allan Streib via Mercedes wrote: >>

Re: [MBZ] OM602 glow plug R/R

2021-02-03 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Remove the manifold, change them all, replace the plastic fuel line clips, consider resealing the delivery valves (copper washers and orings) on the injection pump. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 3, 2021 1:59:11 PM Dimitri Seretakis via Mercedes : > Removing manifold looks like major PITA.

Re: [MBZ] Glow plug adventure

2021-02-02 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Might be time to take that glow plug to a shop.  You may want to try again when the engine is hot, and applying some penetrating oil for a couple days won't hurt. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 2, 2021 5:57:43 PM Donald Snook via Mercedes : > I was suspicious that the 81 240D had a bad g

Re: [MBZ] Who is Near Good MB PnP?

2021-02-02 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
That's the deal right there. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 2, 2021 7:33:49 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > $149 on rock auto > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Feb 2, 2021, at 6:24 PM, Bob Rentfro via Mercedes >> wrote: >> >> I am a-fixin to rescue

Re: [MBZ] Sort of OT Car totals

2021-02-01 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Clearly I've got some catching up to do, even our blind list member has owned more cars than I!  Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 1, 2021 4:11:07 PM Kevin Kraly via Mercedes : > I’ve had a LOT of vehicles, and I can’t even drive! I’ll include the ones I > purchased. > 1958 Volvo P4

Re: [MBZ] OT rainy afternoon serendipity with old tech

2021-02-01 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Motorola phones have FM tuners, other Android phones also have them.  I wish they'd include AM tuner as well. Max Dillon Charleston SC Feb 1, 2021 9:50:59 AM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > I have an old music player of some kind, it has a small hard drive in it.  I > forget the ca

Re: [MBZ] OT 1948 Willys Jeep - $3,900

2021-02-01 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
That would be an awesome addition if I lived on a vast estate like Floyd.  We had a '46 Willys when I was a kid, that was a great vehicle for patrolling the back forty.  Light and small, go about anywhere you needed to go.  I think that price is a real deal. Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 31

Re: [MBZ] Sort of OT Car totals

2021-01-31 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
How did you heat the electrodes, propane torch? Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 31, 2021 6:14:34 PM Curt Raymond via Mercedes : > I imagine its a thing that gets done but I've never heard of anybody doing it > on a snowmobile. > Anyway today I hit the points with more Deoxit and sh

Re: [MBZ] Sort of OT Car totals

2021-01-31 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
) was a blast, that was a red coupe, burned almost as much oil as gasoline.  Actually could take a corner very well, and man was that 'go pedal' addicting.  Somehow I never got a ticket in that car. Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 30, 2021 5:06:22 PM Donald Snook via Mercedes : > With the addit

Re: [MBZ] Opinions needed for next Okie Acres victim, WAS Re: 300CD

2021-01-29 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Listen to wisdom. Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 29, 2021 9:56:41 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes : > The $500E300 is worth maybe $1500-1800 IF you get it running , net $1000-1300 > after who knows how much driving and work and whether it will even work what > with the nannies. &g

Re: [MBZ] 1979 Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz 300 D Wagon,$1,200

2021-01-28 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
I'd drive that.  Ready for a road trip? Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 28, 2021 2:20:55 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > Kinda rough but wagons are going for big money > > Beautiful and rare Mercedes 200TD turbo diesel. Been sitting long time. Motor > turns freely. Hasn’t ra

Re: [MBZ] 126 diesel

2021-01-26 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Two engine choices, last years of the 126 had the OM603 which is smoother and more powerful, but more fragile. Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 26, 2021 6:26:35 PM Donald Snook via Mercedes : > Never mind. I found BAT results for a bunch of these. > > Donald H. Snook > > >

Re: [MBZ] W111 coupe dilemma

2021-01-25 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
That and the lights.  Time for BaT, show Kaleb how it's done. Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 25, 2021 6:38:34 PM Dimitri Seretakis via Mercedes : > Yeah I was thinking the same about the manual tranny. That might be the only > thing that would make the 250 saleable. > > Sent fr

Re: [MBZ] Initial thoughts of 240D was Re: Instrument cluster Fuse?

2021-01-24 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Bingo: throttle linkage issues are very common and rob power.  That would be the first check.  Does the injector linkage hit the stop on the pump when the pedal is at the floor? Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 24, 2021 11:10:04 AM Jim Cathey via Mercedes : > Even my W115 200D would maint

[MBZ] OT Friday funnies!

2021-01-22 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Mythical Antifa peacefully riot, surprising police, after they plan the peaceful riot on Facebook and Twitter. https://mynorthwest.com/2488190/rantz-mythical-antifa-peacefully-riot-seattle-portland/ Max Dillon Charleston SC ___ http://www.okiebenz.com

Re: [MBZ] Meth combined with crack

2021-01-21 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Gives me the blues... Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 21, 2021 10:25:00 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > Beautiful 2-Owner 1985 Mercedes Benz 300TD > > https://dallas.craigslist.org/ndf/cto/d/fate-beautiful-owner-1985-mercedes-benz/7265484779.html > > > S

Re: [MBZ] 1987 Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz 500 SEC Coupe 2D,$5,500

2021-01-21 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Maybe I'd go $1k on that.  Maybe. Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 21, 2021 2:26:07 PM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > Sitting for 16 years, won't run.  what could be wrong? > > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/238913677742286/?ref=search_code=undefined >

Re: [MBZ] rear quarter panel w123 wagon

2021-01-21 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Karl, do you have the factory service manual for 123 body repairs?  I think they have some guidance on that repair. Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 20, 2021 11:00:30 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes : > I replaced both rear quarter panels on my 300TD using sheet metal from > thes

Re: [MBZ] New paint

2021-01-19 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Beautiful!  How much did that set you back? Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 19, 2021 4:43:25 PM Michael Esh via Mercedes : > Just finished new paint job on the 85.  Now to get it home and in the garage > before the salt eats it!  189,000 miles on this one.  > > >

Re: [MBZ] Somebody needs to buy this

2021-01-17 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Did you low ball Kaleb?  Send a cashier's check for twice the price and get the refund by wire transfer? Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 17, 2021 9:05:19 PM Donald Snook via Mercedes : > I’m glad Rick posted this on the Facebook group!  Kaleb and I made a deal! > > I’m back in

Re: [MBZ] Somebody needs to buy this

2021-01-17 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Is the car still for sale?  Are low ball offers welcome?  Ran when parked?  Can you install hood stack and cold air intake cone filter? Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 17, 2021 4:41:07 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > Who wants to post it to the 123 fakebook group? > &

Re: [MBZ] W124 Fuel Shutoff

2021-01-16 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Correct, Bosch part number.  Stick that number in a search engine. Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 16, 2021 4:21:04 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes : > That is the Bosch part number, not the MB part number. > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Jan 16, 2021, at 3:17 PM, Bob Re

Re: [MBZ] Dan's 211 4M wagon: 04 e320 swaggin wagon amg package 3600obo - $3, 600

2021-01-16 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Seller is an idiot.  Cold air intake cones, right behind the radiator.  Genius! Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 16, 2021 11:20:26 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes : > worth a road trip > > https://greensboro.craigslist.org/cto/d/greensboro-04-e320-swaggin-wagon-amg/7262667218.html >

Re: [MBZ] OT Joke - What Your Husband Needs

2021-01-15 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Thanks, I need that!  Laughed so hard I cried. Max Dillon Charleston SC Jan 15, 2021 2:41:11 PM Mitch Haley via Mercedes : > Reminds me of a "husband-wife" joke I heard the other day: > > So my friend Rocky swung by the house and caught me as I was getting  ready >

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