Re: [MBZ] multi-purpose stalk on '84 300D

2014-09-25 Thread Karl W via Mercedes
Thanks sorry I just reposted on this same topic but multiple stalk functions are down incl wipers, optical horn, washer pump, left turn signal. Will try to rehab it with corrosionx. On Sep 12, 2014 3:31 AM, Meade Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Yes, these can be brought back to

Re: [MBZ] multi-purpose stalk on '84 300D

2014-09-25 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Remove and reinstall after cleaning - should do the trick. On Sun, Sep 21, 2014 at 12:25 PM, Karl W via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Thanks sorry I just reposted on this same topic but multiple stalk functions are down incl wipers, optical horn, washer pump, left turn signal. Will

Re: [MBZ] multi-purpose stalk on '84 300D

2014-09-12 Thread Meade Dillon via Mercedes
Yes, these can be brought back to life with a good cleaning. On my 123 wagon, I removed the stalk and took it apart for cleaning, to restore the wiper function. End cap can be pried off. On my 124 sedan, the optical horn contacts are at the base of the stalk. Didn't have to remove it, just pop

[MBZ] multi-purpose stalk on '84 300D

2014-09-11 Thread G. M. Brown via Mercedes
Anyone have any testing clues as the headlight flashing (squeezing) function doesn't seem to work? It used to work, now all other functions of this stalk do work. TIA G. M. Brown Brevard, NC ___

Re: [MBZ] multi-purpose stalk on '84 300D

2014-09-11 Thread Peter Frederick via Mercedes
Usually corroded contacts. If you can see them, spray them down with DeOxit or some other contact cleaner and cycle them a while, usually clears up the problem. Mine doesn't work on the 300D but I'm too lazy to fix them. Peter ___

Re: [MBZ] multi-purpose stalk on '84 300D

2014-09-11 Thread ernest breakfield via Mercedes
check the fuse for the Optical Horn. cheers! e On 11/Sep/14 15:11, G. M. Brown via Mercedes wrote: Anyone have any testing clues as the headlight flashing (squeezing) function doesn't seem to work? It used to work, now all other functions of this stalk do work. TIA G. M. Brown Brevard,

Re: [MBZ] multi-purpose stalk on '84 300D

2014-09-11 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Huh? Wazzat? On Thu, Sep 11, 2014 at 7:05 PM, ernest breakfield via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: check the fuse for the Optical Horn. cheers! e On 11/Sep/14 15:11, G. M. Brown via Mercedes wrote: Anyone have any testing clues as the headlight flashing (squeezing) function

Re: [MBZ] multi-purpose stalk on '84 300D

2014-09-11 Thread Jim Cathey via Mercedes
check the fuse for the Optical Horn. Huh? Wazzat? That's what DBAG calls the flash function on the stalk. It has its own fuse, though it's shared with other functions. -- Jim ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives