Re: [MBZ] Editorial: To save the planet from climate change, gas guzzlers have to die

2021-03-01 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>From the article, concerning world wide emissions, " main culprit is energy production, including onsite burning of fossil fuels by industries, which accounts for nearly half." "Energy production" should be correctly stated as "electricity production". Meaning your Tesla/Prius will probably

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

2021-02-28 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>We all need to figure out who to or what to blame for it. Increased activity I would think. Less Covid restrictions, more travel, more fuel used. Early on in the lockdowns, there was a glut of crude oil, and no where to store it. Prices actually went negative for a while. Semi tractors and

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

2021-02-28 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
That would depend on "activities" in the middle east. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 28, 2021 6:21 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: okd...@gmail.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] I’m getting tired of every time I leave my house... Remember when it was at

Re: [MBZ] Question For Max or Floyd

2021-02-28 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Yeah. I sent him an email. Thanks, Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 28, 2021 7:39 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: d...@penoff.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] Question For Max or Floyd Florida allows plate transfers, so unless an LEO had some kind of

Re: [MBZ] Question For Max or Floyd

2021-02-27 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>What I usually do is take a plate off one of my existing vehicles and >registration that won’t need to be driven in my absence and use that. If I >would get stopped I have the plate I’m going to transfer, the registration and >insurance card. In a state you reside in, that may be well and

Re: [MBZ] Question For Max or Floyd

2021-02-27 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
home, avoids suspicion. - Max Charleston SC On Sat, Feb 27, 2021 at 1:08 PM Rick Knoble via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Does the South Carolina DMV have temporary plates available to drive a car > purchased in SC to an out of state buyer? > > >

Re: [MBZ] Question For Max or Floyd

2021-02-27 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
. Never got stopped, so don't know what trouble comes with that. > > I think Dan recommends you bring your own plate and mount that for the > temporary drive home, avoids suspicion. > - > Max > Charleston SC > > > On Sat, Feb 27, 2021 at 1:08 PM Rick Knoble

[MBZ] Question For Max or Floyd

2021-02-27 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Does the South Carolina DMV have temporary plates available to drive a car purchased in SC to an out of state buyer? Rick Who is tired of driving rusty cars ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe

Re: [MBZ] MajorBrainFart

2021-02-27 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
1987? OM603 1990-1993 OM602 1995 OM606 Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 27, 2021 10:27 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: azbob...@gmail.com Subject: [MBZ] MajorBrainFart What engine is in my W124 diesel? Sent from my iPhone

Re: [MBZ] Oil for OM602

2021-02-27 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Peter brings up a good point. I *think* that is why Ford will not certify certain diesel oils for use in it's powerstroke engines. Look for something that meets Ford specifications. https://www.noln.net/articles/2353-clearing-up-ford-s-diesel-oil-statement

Re: [MBZ] Crack? 2004 E320 190k miles - $5,000

2021-02-26 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Yes. I almost bought one in Ky, black over black, 4matic with heated seats for $2,800. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 26, 2021 5:53 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: astr...@indiana.edu Subject: [MBZ] Crack? 2004 E320 190k miles - $5,000

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: 1982 Mercedes Tubro Diesel Coupe

2021-02-26 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>>https://phoenix.craigslist.org/wvl/cto/d/waddell-1982-mercedes-tubro-diesel-coupe/7282164736.html >jump on that fast Annddd it's gone. https://youtu.be/-DT7bX-B1Mg Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/

Re: [MBZ] Going to ABQ

2021-02-25 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
If the company is paying some folks to book the flights for you, they should make the frequent flier account (s) for you. Or shit can them and you can book your own, and they can give you a raise for suggesting that. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 25, 2021 10:17 PM To:

Re: [MBZ] Going to ABQ

2021-02-25 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>I also have TSA precheck which is tied into my AA account. I am pretty sure TSA Pre check goes with you, and not the airline. You may have to tell whoever is booking the flights. Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] OT The next IT revolution: System Oriented Programming?

2021-02-24 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>systems originally written for 8 bit processors (thank you Microsoft) >, if you remember the Millenium Bug scare (another product of Microsoft, by >the way, the issue was known in 1970 by the mainframe people and fixed), If nothing else, you now understand why I am sceptical of ANYTHING Bill

Re: [MBZ] Rona

2021-02-24 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Y'all can have mine. I'm going to pass. https://market-ticker.org/akcs-www?post=241577 https://market-ticker.org/akcs-www?post=241632 Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change

Re: [MBZ] W211 With Airmatic

2021-02-23 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
If I needed another project, I'd be all over that. I don't need another project. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 23, 2021 6:12 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: buggeredbenzm...@gmail.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] W211 With Airmatic Interesting. I

Re: [MBZ] W211 With Airmatic

2021-02-22 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
] W211 With Airmatic Did you run the VIN? No trunk badge. --FT Sent from iPhone > On Feb 22, 2021, at 9:08 PM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes > mailto:mercedes@okiebenz.com>> wrote: > ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okieb

[MBZ] W211 With Airmatic

2021-02-22 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
For Dan to fix and flip. https://www.ebay.com/itm/2003-Mercedes-Benz-E-Class-/164713872777?_trksid=p2349624.m46890.l49292 I didn't realize the E320 had that option available. Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] FOR SALE FOR SALE FOR SALE - $8,500 (Raleigh)

2021-02-22 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
The stupid aftermarket tail lights. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 22, 2021 1:21 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: astr...@indiana.edu Subject: Re: [MBZ] FOR SALE FOR SALE FOR SALE - $8,500 (Raleigh) Dan Penoff via Mercedes writes: > Nice

[MBZ] OT For Wilton and Aviation BUFFs

2021-02-22 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Opinion only, no airframe footage. https://youtu.be/LeZhOlXO10I Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] Way OT: Mattresses

2021-02-22 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
One thing I have noticed is the advent of "pillow top" mattresses, making it impossible to flip to use the other side. Cuts the lifespan in half, quite literally. Planned obsolescence sucks. Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] 1996 Mercedes Benz S Class (Long Wheel Base) with Only 110, 000 miles - $12, 500 (Charlotte)

2021-02-20 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Covering up the smell from "blunts". Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 20, 2021 9:39 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: d...@penoff.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] 1996 Mercedes Benz S Class (Long Wheel Base) with Only 110, 000 miles - $12, 500 (Charlotte)

Re: [MBZ] 606 on the roof?

2021-02-19 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
W123 NA (North America). I think Ludmilla might possibly be an alias, but I'm not sure. Could be transgendered guy/gal. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 19, 2021 4:10 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: rbenn...@bennell.ca Subject: Re: [MBZ] 606 on

Re: [MBZ] 606 on the roof?

2021-02-19 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Natural selection is a good thing. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 19, 2021 10:41 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: ka...@striplin.net Subject: Re: [MBZ] 606 on the roof? Or put it in the back of the wagon and make a panic stop and it flys forward

Re: [MBZ] OT why Texas has gone dark

2021-02-18 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Yep. The issue isn't a single issue. It is a failure on several levels, with no "what if" contingency plans in place. Older technology was built to a more robust standard. Today's products are seemingly built down to a price. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 18, 2021 9:17 AM

Re: [MBZ] OT why Texas has gone dark

2021-02-17 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>I get that. But it is a circular argument. You cannot say that gas stopped >because the pumps lost power, but the pumps lost power because the gas stopped. I will restate. This is not a circular argument. The original natural gas pumps did NOT USE ELECTRICITY. They were powered by natural

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

2021-02-17 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>So a huge spike in demand means the price is infinite. Yep. The inverse is true also. Just like early last year when crude storage was full. Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change

Re: [MBZ] More heat pump

2021-02-17 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>You need to sponsor one of those Mexicans with expertise tapping into >pipelines... Like these guys? https://youtu.be/FACTfixw7i4 https://youtu.be/_rgLSnhIfvY Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To

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

2021-02-17 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>They pretend to listen during the election >campaign but so soon as they are >elected they do >whatever they think they want to without any real >>consideration of what we want. Close. The politicians do whatever they are paid to do by their true constituents, the lobbiests. Rick

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

2021-02-17 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>How come the experts (engineers) and the scientists are not listened to when >it comes to a basic need like electrical power? Because we are heading into another "Dark Ages". The age of enlightenment is over. Too pessimistic? Rick As a side project, do some research into what political

[MBZ] OT: Here Is Why Texas Is Dark

2021-02-16 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
https://extension.psu.edu/understanding-natural-gas-compressor-stations An excerpt from the article, bold is mine. They shot themselves in the foot. "Most compressor stations are fueled by a portion of the natural gas flowing through the station, although in some areas of the country, all or

Re: [MBZ] OT why Texas has gone dark

2021-02-16 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Here is why Texas is dark. An excerpt from the article, bold is mine. They shot themselves in the foot. "Most compressor stations are fueled by a portion of the natural gas flowing through the station, although in some areas of the country, all or some of the units may be electrically powered

Re: [MBZ] OT Texas wind turbines

2021-02-16 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>Natural gas well heads never freeze, and that never drives the cost of >electricity into the stratosphere. Oh, wait a minute: The reason the Nat gas pumping stations died is because instead of using the natural gas in the pipeline as a fuel source (as they did in the past) they went "green"

Re: [MBZ] Blizzard

2021-02-16 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
If they are identical batteries, it shouldn't matter. I have this one I picked up a few years ago, it will maintain four batteries. I think I paid $55. https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B005EKY1EM?psc=1=ppx_pop_mob_b_asin_title I also have this one for the mower and motorcycle.

Re: [MBZ] Propane

2021-02-15 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Yeah. In an uninsulated okie barn, it would be cheaper heating with dollar bills. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 15, 2021 6:43 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: d...@penoff.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] Propane At least on propane they put out 20,000

Re: [MBZ] Blizzard

2021-02-15 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Actually it is caused by a bifurcation of the polar vortex due to sunspots or the lack thereof. Ocean currents, el niño, la niña and such play a role too. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 15, 2021 8:23 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc:

Re: [MBZ] OT Texas wind turbines

2021-02-15 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>Clean energy can't keep up with climate change! >We need more clean energy! Yep. Thorium. The REAL clean energy. To bad most politicians in charge of such things are absolute morons, controlled by and for lobbiests, and not the good of the citizenry. Once in a while the politicians make a

Re: [MBZ] Propane

2021-02-15 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Ugh. If you could set that thing up for lp or propane it would blow through about 7 or 8 pounds of fuel an hour of run time. I could have sworn I suggested enclosing a smaller space to heat and cool in your pole barn If not, well there's a suggestion for a project for you. Rick

Re: [MBZ] I Want Stupid Money and am Unwilling to Repair

2021-02-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
But you're paying for the artistic value of the last picture Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 14, 2021 3:23 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: ka...@striplin.net Subject: Re: [MBZ] I Want Stupid Money and am Unwilling to Repair As it sits is

Re: [MBZ] OT - Carvana & Others

2021-02-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Probably gone by now, but if not it would be a good flip candidate. I doubt Dan wants anything from the rust belt. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 14, 2021 1:17 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: mi...@mitchellhaley.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] OT -

Re: [MBZ] OT - Carvana & Others

2021-02-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
This is from over a month ago. There will be electronics shortages too. https://apnews.com/article/coronavirus-pandemic-bb12adb6106019a618440d85fd91f77e Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 14, 2021 11:10 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc:

Re: [MBZ] OT - Carvana & Others

2021-02-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>These things don’t seem to last long. I’m truly >amazed that if things are so >bad for so many >people why there is such a big market for used >trucks Sounds like "car fever". I get it. I have "Kimber fever" right now. After a year of being told "no", the consumer market is bursting with

Re: [MBZ] [Okietalk] 2007 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML320 CDI

2021-02-13 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
https://www.lastvin.com/vin/v8y0XEGzGnPdN5Br6 It's not highly optioned. No heated seats and no towing package. The towing package would be nice because of the other upgrades it provides. Seeing that is a "buy here pay here" place, I would think a cash offer may be rejected. But I don't know.

Re: [MBZ] OT - it's COLD out there

2021-02-13 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>but it’s in the 70s today after some rain passed through and the sun came out, >so that will help Phooey. Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] Happy Birthday! and Covids

2021-02-13 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>What the hell are co-morbidities? Diabetes, obesity, heart disease, kidney disease, etc. Here's a list, pulmonary embolism isn't on it. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/need-extra-precautions/people-with-medical-conditions.html As much as you travel for work, I wouldn't be surprised

Re: [MBZ] Happy Birthday!

2021-02-13 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>Well I’m not near as old as you guys and I nearly died from blood clots Side effect from sitting on airplanes. Good book here, get it, and give it a read on your next flight.

Re: [MBZ] Happy Birthday! and Covids

2021-02-13 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>Weird, I still don't understand how I had a rxn to the shots, which I was told >were only saline in the placebo. The subconscious mind has tremendous power. Look up "placebo effect". >So anyway I will go on 24Feb to get the first stab then some time later to get >the second If I had

Re: [MBZ] Happy Birthday!

2021-02-13 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
60 is the new 30. I see a lot of my peer group in decline, but I myself am not experiencing much, thankfully. Reading glasses, and a bit of arthritis, that's about it. Oh, and grey whiskers. Happy Birthday Bob!!! Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search

Re: [MBZ] If you know these cars you know how hard to find is what I'm selling.

2021-02-12 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
I'd say that fellow needs to refrain from drug use. His ask is too high, and so is he, if he thinks it will sell for anywhere near that much. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 12, 2021 11:38 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: astr...@indiana.edu

Re: [MBZ] 240D cold weather starting

2021-02-12 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
https://www.rockauto.com/en/parts/standard+motor+products,SDN305,starter+drive,4172 Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 12, 2021 8:01 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: rickkno...@hotmail.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] 240D cold weather starting >Is that a

Re: [MBZ] 240D cold weather starting

2021-02-12 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>Is that a replaceable part? Or you mean replace the starter? Part of the starter. Back in the day we called it a "Bendix" on old Chevy's, because that's who made them. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B000C83UIE/?coliid=I2JXQ4PUVZMHKA=2Q9UPIRDJV6VX=0_=lv_ov_lig_dp_it Rick

Re: [MBZ] 2007 E350 4Matic Wagon - $5,100

2021-02-12 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Yes. From what I have read, every M272 M273 engine manufactured in 2006-2008 model years is suspect. One could probably make a cottage industry repairing these, but it would likely be a money and time wasting effort. It's sad. The facelift W211 is really a beautiful car.

Re: [MBZ] Lost ML key.

2021-02-12 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
You are one lucky fellow. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 12, 2021 11:26 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com; davesl...@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: ka...@striplin.net Subject: [MBZ] Lost ML key. Called around to the various hotels I was at for the week. Key was

Re: [MBZ] Are ML keys still available?

2021-02-11 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Hmm. Didn't think about that one. More disincentive to have US based manufacturing. Rick From: jim.cathey...@gmail.com Sent: February 11, 2021 11:21 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: rickkno...@hotmail.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] Are ML keys still available? JIT systems, IMHO, are driven primarily

Re: [MBZ] Are ML keys still available?

2021-02-11 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Don't forget "Just In Time" delivery. No need to stock parts in inventory, oh hell no. We can get them "just in time". How's that working out for the auto industry now, with the semiconductor shortage? Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 11, 2021 10:43 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com

Re: [MBZ] Car Maintenance Log App

2021-02-11 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
I suspected that. Engineers are data (numbers) driven and meticulous. Not bad traits :) If you would like to create a data stripped version, that would be great, but no hurry. Thanks, Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 11, 2021 3:04 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to:

Re: [MBZ] it tuned off at a red light 1998 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML 320 Sport Utility 4D, $1, 000

2021-02-11 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Crank sensor or cam sensor? Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 11, 2021 3:18 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: buggeredbenzm...@gmail.com Subject: [MBZ] it tuned off at a red light 1998 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML 320 Sport Utility 4D, $1, 000

Re: [MBZ] Car Maintenance Log App

2021-02-11 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
That is sweet. I can make one, put it on Dropbox, Google drive, or Microsoft cloud, and Bob's my uncle, no pun intended. BTW, are you an engineer? Thank you! Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 11, 2021 10:30 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc:

Re: [MBZ] 2003 e320 - $2,600

2021-02-10 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Too much. $1,800 maybe. Probably $1,200. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 10, 2021 11:46 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: astr...@indiana.edu Subject: [MBZ] 2003 e320 - $2,600 Florida car not a drop of rust on it. No check engine light. Ready to

Re: [MBZ] BMW Diesel

2021-02-10 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
A coworker has a newer one (2013?) and he loves it. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 10, 2021 6:51 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: dhsn...@gmail.com Subject: [MBZ] BMW Diesel Anybody know anything about BMW diesels? They make tons of them in

[MBZ] Car Maintenance Log App

2021-02-08 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Some of you guys use apps to log vehicle maintenance. What apps do you use? Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] 2008 E350 the car is identical to the one in the picture.

2021-02-06 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Needs a tune-up. And a balance shaft. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 6, 2021 8:20 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: astr...@indiana.edu Subject: [MBZ] 2008 E350 the car is identical to the one in the picture.

Re: [MBZ] W210 Comand

2021-02-06 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
On second thought, it looks like a turd. I looked at the pictures a bit closer. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: February 6, 2021 5:47 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: rickkno...@hotmail.com Subject: [MBZ] W210 Comand Is it any good? Was thinking about

[MBZ] W210 Comand

2021-02-06 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Is it any good? Was thinking about this for SWMBO. https://tampa.craigslist.org/pnl/cto/d/clearwater-2001-mercedes-benz-class-e320/7258567255.html Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or

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

2021-02-04 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
> What brand and model I'm not Dan, but this one works great.

Re: [MBZ] 99 E320S 4Matic wagon - $1,500

2021-02-03 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Allan writes: >I thought 4Matic didn't have the spring perch problem? They don't. The biggest issue with the 210 chassis is rust, but the 4matic doesn't have spring perch issues. There is a laundry list of pretty much trivial issues that can go wrong with them, and when they do (i.e.

Re: [MBZ] DFW

2021-02-02 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>No flipping, just changes of residency. You mean "Vacation residency". Not wise to move from a no income tax state to a State with income tax. But you know that anyway. Semantics. Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] OT ? for Andrew

2021-01-30 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Can you come out of retirement? Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 30, 2021 12:21 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: astrasfo...@gmail.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] OT ? for Andrew As it turned out, my manager postponed her move and then had to get knee

Re: [MBZ] OT ? for Andrew

2021-01-30 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>You worked for BLM, right? That's a double entendre if I ever saw one. Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] 2006 Mercedes Benz E320 CDI with the rare, bulletproof Turbocharged OM648 engine(I6)

2021-01-30 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Interior is trashed. No thanks. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 30, 2021 10:27 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: buggeredbenzm...@gmail.com Subject: [MBZ] 2006 Mercedes Benz E320 CDI with the rare, bulletproof Turbocharged OM648 engine(I6) 2006

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

2021-01-30 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
After looking at the pictures, yes the car is worth it. The guy whose cast offs I buy, would have this car parted for the coupe bits and trim in a weekend. He doesn't take off any hard parts, just the little coupe specific parts and easy pickings. He would net over $3,000 on that car. I don't

Re: [MBZ] Fwd: 1976 Mercedes 450SLC

2021-01-30 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
I do believe that Jaime is a bit partial to green also. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 30, 2021 9:24 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: azbob...@gmail.com Subject: [MBZ] Fwd: 1976 Mercedes 450SLC This will give Kaleb wood. Bob R Sent from my

Re: [MBZ] OT: Tested

2021-01-29 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Actually it's a proven fact that if you put a sealed (no holes whatsoever) plastic bag over your entire head, and wear it tightly sealed the entire day, your chances of getting Covid, or any other corona type virus are zero. Better protection than even an experimental vaccine. Rick

Re: [MBZ] P*ss*ng contest on faecesbook

2021-01-27 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Kaleb says: >I’m not sure this kid is even smart enough to carry some sort of liability >insurance for his “business” That's a valid point. That's one reason shops charge $100 plus an hour. One failed brake hose, and he becomes a debt slave for life. Rick

Re: [MBZ] P*ss*ng contest on faecesbook

2021-01-27 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
rcedes on behalf of Rick Knoble via Mercedes Sent: Wednesday, January 27, 2021 3:11:38 PM To: Mercedes Discussion List Cc: Rick Knoble Subject: Re: [MBZ] P*ss*ng contest on faecesbook Isn't available. Either of you guys take screenshots? Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 27, 2021 1

Re: [MBZ] P*ss*ng contest on faecesbook

2021-01-27 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Isn't available. Either of you guys take screenshots? Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 27, 2021 1:45 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: ka...@striplin.net Subject: Re: [MBZ] P*ss*ng contest on faecesbook This is 2 dumb asses that both do not know

Re: [MBZ] Buffalo?

2021-01-26 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
That would be here. https://anchorbar.com/ Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 26, 2021 4:55 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: dwight.gi...@gmail.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] Buffalo? You could always go get the original Buffalo Wings Dwight E. Giles Jr.

Re: [MBZ] 2004 E320 4Matic - $1,850

2021-01-24 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
That was one you posted a while back. It was listed at $1200, and he spent some money having some joker "fix" it, and apparently they didn't. I would've bought it, but the driver's seat is trashed, and the map pockets behind the seats are broken to bits. The reluctor rings are a PITA job, from

Re: [MBZ] OT shrooms

2021-01-22 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>> I need a good recipe for oyster mushrooms, Anyone? > >Take one dozen raw oysters, dice into fine pieces, throw into garbage. Usethe >mushrooms to garnish a nice T-bone steak. +1 Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] Serious question that does not need to turn into a political baby fest

2021-01-20 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Bring it to Okie talk gentlemen. This thread is dead. Rick Who is not the list mom, assistant list mom, but knows OT sensitive crap when he sees it. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or

Re: [MBZ] OT JOKE: The Secure Bench.

2021-01-20 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
That reminded me of Wilton's (I think) fly paper report story (that was true). Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 20, 2021 8:14 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: arche...@embarqmail.com Subject: [MBZ] OT JOKE: The Secure Bench. > A new general was

Re: [MBZ] You know what I learned after almost a year?

2021-01-20 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Randy writes: >I am surprised that some of you folks are not using satellite radio. That costs money. You don't recall how cheap some of us are? Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or

Re: [MBZ] You know what I learned after almost a year?

2021-01-20 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Jaime says: >You can burn a CD with mp3s and play it in the >CDC. And the head unit too. Ah. Like the Harman system on my old HD. Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery

Re: [MBZ] Everytime I leave the house....

2021-01-18 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>> Gas prices have gone up a little bit > Up $.35 in Rockville Maryland in the past 2 weeks "Only the beginning". https://youtu.be/pizRRft3_8Y Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change

Re: [MBZ] 123 Tires and OT Truck Tire Questions

2021-01-18 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
> As Mrs. Dan is a believer in binary throttle control, she loved it. On / off. Same with brakes. I have had to troubleshoot engine issues and found no problems until I mashed my foot to the floor. People that drive like that need to be given Hellcats or Charger SRT8's for a couple days with

Re: [MBZ] 1992 400E - $2,750 "Mint Condition"

2021-01-18 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Paging Mercedes Martha. We have another BaT flip candidate. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 18, 2021 2:06 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: astr...@indiana.edu Subject: [MBZ] 1992 400E - $2,750 "Mint Condition" Looks pretty nice, but wonder about

Re: [MBZ] OT: 2005 Jetta TDI wagon - $6,450

2021-01-18 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Automatic. RUN AWAY! I think this guy is a curbstoner. There was a low miles Camry that I saw posted in Valparaiso a while back. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 18, 2021 2:31 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: astr...@indiana.edu Subject: [MBZ] OT:

Re: [MBZ] OT Anyone know/use Signal?

2021-01-18 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Is PGP any good anymore? Or has a backdoor? Probably "B". https://philzimmermann.com/EN/background/index.html Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 18, 2021 10:56 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: d...@penoff.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] OT Anyone know/use

Re: [MBZ] Somebody needs to buy this

2021-01-18 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
'Drew inquires: >Is he a councilor or counsellor? Lawyer. Esquire. Attorney. Barrister. Legal counsel. Counselor. Present company (RB, DS) excepted synonyms. Shyster. Crook. Ambulance Chaser. As a side note, a recall a tale of a local attorney who used to send pizza to the ER with his

Re: [MBZ] Value of 01 E320, what to do?

2021-01-17 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
+1. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 17, 2021 4:33 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: d...@penoff.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] Value of 01 E320, what to do? "It has turned out to me one of the most reliable cars I have had.” The W210 chassis - the Toyota

Re: [MBZ] I could put the engine from the crashed $500E300 into this

2021-01-17 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Yeah. It's this anal sphincter. Buying beautiful cars and *"#" them up. Saddening and frustrating. https://youtube.com/c/jtwoods41978 Get Outlook for Android From: Mercedes on behalf of Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes Sent: Sunday, January

Re: [MBZ] Somebody needs to buy this

2021-01-17 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Done. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 17, 2021 3:41 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: ka...@striplin.net Subject: [MBZ] Somebody needs to buy this Who wants to post it to the 123 fakebook group?

[MBZ] MB pRoN

2021-01-17 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
https://youtu.be/Kb8Qxuslorg Rick ___ 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] Sharpening drill bits

2021-01-16 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
I didn't watch, but this guy is good. https://youtu.be/pmr34sUFpK4 Rick From: Mercedes on behalf of Jerry Herrman via Mercedes Sent: Saturday, January 16, 2021 9:52 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Jerry Herrman Subject: [MBZ] Sharpening drill bits

Re: [MBZ] Hey Max

2021-01-16 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
That's his emails to the list. The items in question are all of his posts on the Peach Parts Forum. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 16, 2021 7:03 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: diese...@pisquared.net Subject: Re: [MBZ] Hey Max On Sun, 10 Jan

Re: [MBZ] NC Covid shots

2021-01-15 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
> He was telling me that almost all of them were morbidly obese, basically > train wrecks with multiple co-morbidities like diabetes, heart disease, respiratory issues, etc., older, and generally did not practice a healthful lifestyle. Good excuse to get on the treadmill/elliptical/weight bench

Re: [MBZ] NC Covid shots

2021-01-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Silly question for Karl. Is this (VADE) a valid concern? https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antibody-dependent_enhancement Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go

Re: [MBZ] 07 E320 Blutec (92 KMI) sticks in PARK

2021-01-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
https://youtu.be/54SsD4ukk-w https://youtu.be/1lo8cE-Y4WY > Brake switch malfunction. I had the same issue on my W210. Upon further review, it may NOT be the brake switch. W210 has different maladies the W211. https://youtu.be/wsZs47Cxog8 Rick ___

Re: [MBZ] 07 E320 Blutec (92 KMI) sticks in PARK

2021-01-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
: mi...@mitchellhaley.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] 07 E320 Blutec (92 KMI) sticks in PARK On 2021-01-14 13:49, Rick Knoble via Mercedes wrote: > Glad to see you Wilton! > Brake switch malfunction. I had the same issue on my W210. There > should be a way to override that. I will post what I

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