[MBZ] BEHR 300TD R4 COMPRESSOR

2015-08-14 Thread Rick Hawkins Java via Mercedes
someone wrote http://www.eeuroparts.com/Parts/54627/A-C-Compressor-490F100/ that compressor looks just like the 4 seasons that slipped the sleeve on me See the tab in the rear in that bends over to retain the steel cover ….. that was bent out straight on mine i pushed the sleeve back on mine

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
Well that's what I am thinking but since it seems like everyone has one I thought maybe it was for the cows or something. I can see the point though at night I can look out and see if anybody is creeping around but with motion lights would see if somebody came up though. I guess the only

Re: [MBZ] OT: Pol Theatre:the clown and the loser

2015-08-14 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
The thing I like about Trump, although I question how well he would do as President, is that he pretty well runs roughshod over all the PC junk. You watch any of the candidates, or politicians in general, when they get asked a question that could be considered volatile and it's a bunch of

Re: [MBZ] That B52 Thing Was a Good Gig

2015-08-14 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
Nice car, but only thing that got my attention is enlisted B-52 pilot. No such thing - never been an ENLISTED B-52 PILOT - gunners until about 1992 and electronic warfare officers until about 1960, but not PILOTS. Wilton - Original Message - From: Dan Penoff via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] That B52 Thing Was a Good Gig

2015-08-14 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
I was scratching my head over that myself. Dan Sent from my iPad On Aug 14, 2015, at 9:49 AM, WILTON via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Nice car, but only thing that got my attention is enlisted B-52 pilot. No such thing - never been an ENLISTED B-52 PILOT - gunners until about

Re: [MBZ] OT: Pol Theatre:the clown and the loser

2015-08-14 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
The thing I like about Trump, although I question how well he would do as President, is that he pretty well runs roughshod over all the PC junk. You watch any of the candidates, or politicians in general, when they get asked a question that could be considered volatile and it's a bunch of

Re: [MBZ] heat

2015-08-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
We're thankful for the cool weather when it's below 95 - - - On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 4:12 PM, Randy Bennell via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Don't know how you folks down south survive. It is about 92 here today and although I claim to like it warm, this is about warm enough for me.

Re: [MBZ] heat

2015-08-14 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
October to April here. Lows in the 60s, highs in the 70s, low or no humidity. Lovely. Summer months can be hellish at times, but it's a small price to pay to avoid the cold, snow, and lack of sunlight in the winter months. Dan Sent from my iPad On Aug 14, 2015, at 10:08 AM, OK Don via

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Ok thanks all. I was under the impression that it was a complicated stealer type operation. Maybe by the time i get my 50km badge for the 300D 2.5t i will be able to find a chesp BLUETEC. On Aug 14, 2015 9:08 AM, Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: The ML has a filler

Re: [MBZ] $2.239

2015-08-14 Thread Michael Esh via Mercedes
2.99 in Muskegon, MI. Two days ago. Refinery malfunction in Indiana. Michael Esh 231-894-5505 On Aug 13, 2015, at 7:00 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Is the lowest price I've seen here, earlier this afternoon. Just filled my tank for an effective price of

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Motion sensor would be the ideal solution, so it's probably against power co. policy to install one. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 9:13 AM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Well that's what I am thinking but since it seems like everyone has one I thought maybe it was for

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
On August 14, 2015 at 12:55 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Yes, you are. Insist on a motion sensor and offer to pay for it. Why? It's not like the utility A: offers a motion sensor option b: meters the power consumed by the light

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Yes i thought that too. On Aug 14, 2015 3:16 PM, OK Don via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Maybe it's part of the Alaska oil revenue sharing scheme - all the residents get a portion of the oil money each year. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 11:27 AM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] This is bad

2015-08-14 Thread fmiser via Mercedes
Max wrote: How do you measure toe-in that way? In other words, how do you calibrate the laser pointer? Trigonometry. And the fact that the 123 manual has the toe-in spec in degrees. *smiles* But with a known tire diameter and a toe-in length the angle can be calculated. Regarding

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
When you put your own light up, pay more up front for the lamp, and get LED. Cheaper to operate and should last longer. RB On 14/08/2015 11:45 AM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: I just looked at my bill and I am paying closer to $10 a month for that light. I told them to remove it.

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
This is actually a good deal for the electric co -- they can keep their baseload plants spinning at times of low demand and not have to build as much intermediate and peaking capacity. In aggregate it probably adds up. I think too, it goes back to the original rural electrification when

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
Ours is $7/month. My wife likes to be able to see the skunks as soon or before they see her when taking the compost out after dark, so we still have it. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 11:45 AM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I just looked at my bill and I am paying closer

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
I think the advantage on those lights is a reduced rate. If you run your own light all night, every night, the power will cost you more than if you use theirs. If you don't keep your outside lights on much, you may not save much, but it likely won't cost you more. RB On 14/08/2015 11:45 AM,

Re: [MBZ] $2.239

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Yeah, the gas station market is imperfect. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 3:14 PM, OK Don via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Both no alcohol gas and Diesel were $2.35 this morning, saw another station with no alcohol gas at $2.90 however - On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 11:05 AM, Andrew Strasfogel

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread fmiser via Mercedes
Kaleb wrote: I have lived out in the country for many years, but now live even further out on a ranch/farm. Why do all farms/ranches have a street light on their power poll? Way back in the early days of Rural Electrification, the electric load in the rural areas dropped to near zero at

Re: [MBZ] $2.239

2015-08-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
Both no alcohol gas and Diesel were $2.35 this morning, saw another station with no alcohol gas at $2.90 however - On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 11:05 AM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: We're still a hair above $2.50. -- OK Don NSA: The only branch of government

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
Maybe it's part of the Alaska oil revenue sharing scheme - all the residents get a portion of the oil money each year. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 11:27 AM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: No threats needed. They just adjust the pump price based on where you're from.

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Probably not but you gonna argue with the guy who has a gun? They can give you a $5/gal discount for being a local I think. The posted price is probably $8.50... -Curt From: Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Andrew

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I just looked at my bill and I am paying closer to $10 a month for that light. I told them to remove it. Hope I am not making a mistake. Sent from my iPhone On Aug 14, 2015, at 8:13 AM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Well that's what I am thinking but since

Re: [MBZ] OT: Pol Theatre:the clown and the loser

2015-08-14 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
GMann sez: Breaking News: Bill has ask Hillary if he is cleared to date other women while she is in jail Film at 11:00... :0)) Naa Billy bob never asks. he just does what he wants. Maybe the clown will clear the path so the T word can be used again. Time to dust off the locker

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Forget the power company. you did the right thing by telling them to stuff it. If you want a light, put it on a building, or worst case, put in a pole or an old windmill tower, then add whatever switches or motion sensor you want. You could really freak out trespassers by having the motion

Re: [MBZ] OT: Pol Theatre:the clown and the loser

2015-08-14 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
It was announced that Megyn Kelly will be off on vacation for 2 weeks. Rumors is, she is having her ass reconstructed after tangling with Trump and the backlash that came from her actions. [Snark off ] Breaking News: Bill has ask Hillary if he is cleared to date other women while she is in

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
Guess they don't really want tourists?? RB On 14/08/2015 11:27 AM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: No threats needed. They just adjust the pump price based on where you're from. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 12:23 PM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Probably not but

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Yes, you are. Insist on a motion sensor and offer to pay for it. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 12:45 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I just looked at my bill and I am paying closer to $10 a month for that light. I told them to remove it. Hope I am not making a

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I think this only applies in the boondocks, not Anchorage. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 12:34 PM, Randy Bennell via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Guess they don't really want tourists?? RB On 14/08/2015 11:27 AM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: No threats needed. They just

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
No threats needed. They just adjust the pump price based on where you're from. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 12:23 PM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Probably not but you gonna argue with the guy who has a gun? They can give you a $5/gal discount for being a local I think.

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Very creative! On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 1:38 PM, Curly McLain via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Forget the power company. you did the right thing by telling them to stuff it. If you want a light, put it on a building, or worst case, put in a pole or an old windmill tower, then add

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
My tech just spent a week vacationing in Alaska. He says they have local and tourist prices for fuel. $8.50/gal for tourii vs. $3.50 for locals. Is this legal? On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 11:58 AM, Curly McLain via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: The ML has a filler right next to the

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I guess I was getting screwed by PSO. Yea I get having a switch before the motion light but I'm talking about a switch I can turn on to have the lights stay on bypassing the motion sensors. Sent from my iPhone On Aug 14, 2015, at 4:53 PM, OK Don via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote:

[MBZ] Mower head gasket update

2015-08-14 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I finally got the motor put back together a few days ago and it fired up and ran. Wow. Problem was it was pouring oil out the passenger side. Crap. I took a few things back off today and discovered a bolt I had put in the bottom of the head that holds a baffle on was slightly too small and was

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
No they are charging me for the power to it. All said and done it's about $10 a month and my yard looks like a parking lot. I'm going to install several motion activated lights. I wonder if they sell any that are motion activated but I can also cut them on with a switch full time if wanted.

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
On 14/08/2015 3:21 PM, Mitch Haley via Mercedes wrote: On August 14, 2015 at 4:07 PM Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: This is actually a good deal for the electric co -- they can keep their baseload plants spinning at times of low demand and not have to build as much

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread rawillms
The motion sensor light thats on my garage has that feature. Turn the switch Off-On and the light stays on 'till the switch is turned Off. If you do Off-On Off-On the light stays on for an hour then goes off and back ti motion sensing mode. Russ W Sent from my Android-Powered Device -

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Yes, your switch wires just go from a hot to the light after the motion switch. I guess I was getting screwed by PSO. Yea I get having a switch before the motion light but I'm talking about a switch I can turn on to have the lights stay on bypassing the motion sensors. Sent from my iPhone

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
No they are charging me for the power to it. All said and done it's about $10 a month and my yard looks like a parking lot. I'm going to install several motion activated lights. I wonder if they sell any that are motion activated but I can also cut them on with a switch full time if wanted.

Re: [MBZ] Mower head gasket update

2015-08-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
Congrats on the repair. If the grass is growing there like it is here, you'll be bailing hay . . . On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 6:44 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I finally got the motor put back together a few days ago and it fired up and ran. Wow. Problem was it

Re: [MBZ] Mower head gasket update

2015-08-14 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
That's great, this was the mower you got cheap, right? -- Max Dillon Charleston SC '87 300TD '95 E300 ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Fri, 14 Aug 2015 08:16:39 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I wonder if the power company can put a switch in so it can be turned off? Probably not. Actually, they don't have to. All you need to do is to rig up a small light (maybe even a laser pointer) to

[MBZ] For sale: 123 Instrument clusters

2015-08-14 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Not mine etc. Contact vsorensen2...@gmail.com In the Dallas, tx area. make an offer. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
If it's not too high, that's not a problem - it most likely is wired for that already. If you want it higher or further away, just add wires to move the switch out of the light housing down to where you can reach it. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 4:57 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:20:09 -0500 OK Don via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Ours is $7/month. My wife likes to be able to see the skunks as soon or before they see her when taking the compost out after dark, so we still have it. When we lived in Colorado Springs after our stint out in

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Jim Cathey via Mercedes
I just looked at my bill and I am paying closer to $10 a month for that light. I told them to remove it. Hope I am not making a mistake. I did this when I moved here in '93, and never looked back. If I'd have wanted to live under a streetlight, I'd have stayed in the city. Cost was $X/mo here,

Re: [MBZ] $2.239

2015-08-14 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
On August 14, 2015 at 11:17 AM Michael Esh via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: 2.99 in Muskegon, MI. Two days ago. Refinery malfunction in Indiana. Now our Attorney General is taking a page from the Granholm playbook and sending threatening letters to gas stations about price

Re: [MBZ] OT: Pol Theatre:the clown and the loser

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Trump's so over the top I don't think any other R candidate has a chance of stopping him unless they veer off message in an attempt to out-demagogue him. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 9:42 AM, Curly McLain via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: The thing I like about Trump, although I question

Re: [MBZ] That B52 Thing Was a Good Gig

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
That is some SWEET red upholstery. The wood sucks, however. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 9:57 AM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I was scratching my head over that myself. Dan Sent from my iPad On Aug 14, 2015, at 9:49 AM, WILTON via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com

Re: [MBZ] heat

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Our winter broke records for cold. Painful. But the summer has so far been quite decent. Just waiting for the next hurricane - it's been 5 years or more since we got hit (other than Sandy). On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 10:49 AM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: October to

Re: [MBZ] $2.239

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
We're still a hair above $2.50. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 11:17 AM, Michael Esh via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: 2.99 in Muskegon, MI. Two days ago. Refinery malfunction in Indiana. Michael Esh 231-894-5505 On Aug 13, 2015, at 7:00 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Better yet - a cheap nanny. On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 11:38 AM, Dwight Giles via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Ok thanks all. I was under the impression that it was a complicated stealer type operation. Maybe by the time i get my 50km badge for the 300D 2.5t i will be able to

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
The ML has a filler right next to the dizzel filler. It ran out and the Nanny started yelling at my wife to fill it, I told her to go to the FLAPS and get a jug, which she did and filled it up. I have not seen it at the dizzel pumps but it sorta makes sense. --R Out in the part of the

Re: [MBZ] Wheels for Wilton

2015-08-14 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
What kind of accent is that? Bulgarian? yo bo ya donlike 'merkun? thashow skuls tech us ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] OT: Pol Theatre:the clown and the loser

2015-08-14 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Here is the full interview that the trum p was raked over the coals for. The alleged terrible thing to say, when heard in context is not big deal to me. http://www.c-span.org/video/?327045-5/donald-trump-family-leadership-summit As discussed before, anyone who knows the loser (mcLame) does

[MBZ] That B52 Thing Was a Good Gig

2015-08-14 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
This one's for Wilton: http://bringatrailer.com/listing/1962-mercedes-benz-220se-coupe/ Dan Sent from my iPad ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
I have lived out in the country for many years, but now live even further out on a ranch/farm. Why do all farms/ranches have a street light on their power poll? When we turned on the power they asked us if we wanted it turned on and it's like $5 a month I believe. Problem is when you go

Re: [MBZ] Wheels for Wilton

2015-08-14 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
I have a new . Air compressor.. But never put it on.. So it come with it.. An I have . The stock tires car drives great. Never let me down [except when it sits] . Only selling it because it just sit in the garage an i need the Space High mile. yo --R On 8/13/15 10:53 PM, Mitch Haley via

Re: [MBZ] Wheels for Wilton

2015-08-14 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
I see lots of marks from being poked by ten foot poles. MY 2000 W220s were rolling nightmares. So many issues you couldn’t keep them straight. There’s far more to be concerned with than the wheels and the aromatic pump not working, believe me. Dan On Aug 13, 2015, at 10:53 PM, Mitch

Re: [MBZ] heat

2015-08-14 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Of course, you can turn this around and ask “How do you stand those cold temperatures in winter?” Dan who lived in the Great White North at one time On Aug 13, 2015, at 11:05 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Here in D.C. we had 12 straight days above 90

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
Do you have night sights on your rifle? --R On 8/14/15 12:14 AM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: I have lived out in the country for many years, but now live even further out on a ranch/farm. Why do all farms/ranches have a street light on their power poll? When we turned on the

Re: [MBZ] BLUETEC question

2015-08-14 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
The ML has a filler right next to the dizzel filler. It ran out and the Nanny started yelling at my wife to fill it, I told her to go to the FLAPS and get a jug, which she did and filled it up. I have not seen it at the dizzel pumps but it sorta makes sense. --R On 8/13/15 9:25 PM,

Re: [MBZ] OT streetlights in the country

2015-08-14 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I wonder if the power company can put a switch in so it can be turned off? Probably not. Sent from my iPhone On Aug 13, 2015, at 11:54 PM, Scott Ritchey via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: It's security lighting. It's convenient to just have the power company install/activate one,