Re: [MBZ] Manual Swap into a Diesel W126

2022-01-16 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
Make videos of the swap process for the utuber! You’ll be famous! Sounds like a great project, good luck with it. —FT Sent from my iPad > On Jan 15, 2022, at 11:46 PM, Jack Crone via Mercedes > wrote: > > Some things I forgot to mention in my last email. Firstly, I believe the >

Re: [MBZ] More on the copart ML

2022-01-16 Thread mitch--- via Mercedes
On 2022-01-15 23:43, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: Found this site that you can plug in vin and it will give you auction history. Look how many times this has been up for auction and what the bids where. So, until you came along and helped out, it was worth $1000-1500?

Re: [MBZ] Manual Swap into a Diesel W126

2022-01-15 Thread Jack Crone via Mercedes
Some things I forgot to mention in my last email. Firstly, I believe the flywheel should bolt up although I will have to try that out after this icestorm blows over. No my car works and ironically I just swapped the trans but I don't want to have to deal with transmission problems ever again

[MBZ] Manual Swap into a Diesel W126

2022-01-15 Thread Jack Crone via Mercedes
Hi yall, I'm going to attempt to do a manual swap into my 87 300sdl sometime in the future although I haven't decided when yet. Depends entirely on when i finish my om617 swap into a 85 ram d100. Anyway so I have pulled the flywheel, clutch, shifter assembly, front half of the driveshaft, flex

Re: [MBZ] OT cub cadet tiller

2022-01-15 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
> From: Mercedes on behalf of Allan Streib via > Mercedes > Sent: Saturday, January 15, 2022 7:29 PM > To: Mercedes Discussion List > Cc: Allan Streib > Subject: [MBZ] OT cub cadet tiller > > Thinking about putting in a garden this spring. Anyone think this is a good &g

Re: [MBZ] OT cub cadet tiller

2022-01-15 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Fair deal. If you have clay it's less apt to beat the snot out of you than a front tine tiller. From: Mercedes on behalf of Allan Streib via Mercedes Sent: Saturday, January 15, 2022 7:29 PM To: Mercedes Discussion List Cc: Allan Streib Subject: [MBZ

[MBZ] OT cub cadet tiller

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
Thinking about putting in a garden this spring. Anyone think this is a good deal? https://bloomington.craigslist.org/grd/d/bloomington-cub-cadet-rt-75-tiller/7432273031.html ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/

Re: [MBZ] 123 fakebook

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I have never had one or used one, but probably could have used one in the past. On 1/15/2022 6:11 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes wrote: Yep, made the valve adjustment bent wrenches with a couple of cheap wrenches, I think they are "Companion" brand from the store formerly known as Sears. Cheap

Re: [MBZ] 123 fakebook

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
It is amazing the level of stupidity on that list. On 1/15/2022 5:49 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: Those stupid bent wrench sets are not really going to work properly. You don't get the 3rd holder wrench that keeps the valve from spinning. On 1/15/2022 5:47 PM, Buggered Benzmail via

Re: [MBZ] 123 fakebook

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
Yep, made the valve adjustment bent wrenches with a couple of cheap wrenches, I think they are "Companion" brand from the store formerly known as Sears. Cheap wrenches are thiner and easier to bend. If you work on cars at all you need a blowtorch. Does not need to be the full oxy-acetylene

Re: [MBZ] 123 fakebook

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Those stupid bent wrench sets are not really going to work properly.  You don't get the 3rd holder wrench that keeps the valve from spinning. On 1/15/2022 5:47 PM, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes wrote: This guy Spencer bends up some cheap wrenches for valve adjustments and sells a pair for

Re: [MBZ] 123 fakebook

2022-01-15 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
This guy Spencer bends up some cheap wrenches for valve adjustments and sells a pair for $30 or something and these fools go gaga over them. I’m like dude go to the pawn shop and get a coupla cheep wrenches, heat them with a torch and bend them and you’re good. And these fools are like I don’t

Re: [MBZ] 123 fakebook

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
That was a big mistake.  The guy is a moron, probably as big of a moron as their expert kid who supposedly runs a shop.  I have seen a lot of chatter for quite a while of similar things.  A while back he was trying to sell all of his junk parts that nobody wants because he was moving or

Re: [MBZ] Crack?

2022-01-15 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
They anticipate a crash and are liquidating their assets before moving to Costa Rica. On Sat, Jan 15, 2022, 11:27 AM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Sooo, what is the reason for this? It also seems like most of our cars at > the moment are realtor spec. > > Sent

Re: [MBZ] 2006 E350 4matic - 193k miles - $5,999

2022-01-15 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
That’s more a $3500 car with those miles even if in decent shape, esp in Snow and crap --FT Sent from iFōn > On Jan 15, 2022, at 2:11 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes > wrote: > > Brilliant photographer. Price high for a car coming up on 200k miles and > likely balance-shaft time-bomb, but

[MBZ] 123 fakebook

2022-01-15 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
I didn’t want to have to post this but really don’t have too many other options right now. Spencer Lerman has advertised on this forum several products and services. Some things that are needed and there are not a lot of options to be found. Specifically rebuilding of brake booster vacuum

Re: [MBZ] 2008 E350 4matic - 89k miles - $1,200

2022-01-15 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
If the engine is good that would be a good deal. Junkyard wheels are cheepcheep --FT Sent from iFōn > On Jan 15, 2022, at 2:16 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes > wrote: > > Salvage title, needs a couple of wheels -- but 2008 probably has a good > engine (I'd still want to check VIN though).

Re: [MBZ] it’s a cheap 300sd with some life left in it, 1984 Mercedes 300SD - turbo diesel - runs good - $1,500 (Spartanburg)

2022-01-15 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
The leather in those States is as durable as parchment On Sat, Jan 15, 2022, 11:36 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Looks like a turd and needs more work to be a driver > > >

Re: [MBZ] Clean oil off belt track

2022-01-15 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
I got a McCulloch which is quite good. There are 2 sizes, I got the bigger one --FT Sent from iFōn > On Jan 15, 2022, at 12:07 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: > > Got one to recommend? > >> On 1/15/2022 10:34 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes wrote: >> Engine degreaser or some simple

Re: [MBZ] UPS

2022-01-15 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
@okiebenz.com Cc: ka...@striplin.net Subject: [MBZ] UPS Now lets talk about UPS. Ordered an assortment of fuel hose clamps on Amazon prime last week. Delivery is supposed to be Monday. Tracking shows it came out of CA and is currently somewhere in KY. So now it has to come way back wes

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread dan penoff.com via Mercedes
A lot depends on your proximity to distribution centers and who is doing the last mile. I get stuff next day all the time in Tampa, but in Flagstaff it’s dependent on when I order it, and rarely less than three days. -D > On Jan 15, 2022, at 11:11 AM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes > wrote: > >

[MBZ] OT: violent volcanic eruption in south pacific

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
Near Tonga a few hours ago. Satellite imagery is quite impressive. https://twitter.com/wonderofscience/status/1482280041799385092?s=20 Estimated at more than 100 megaton equivalent. By comparison the USSR "Tsar Bomba" test was ~50 megatons; Krakatoa eruption was 200 megatons.

Re: [MBZ] Looking for My next Mercedes

2022-01-15 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: rmassm...@embarqmail.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] Looking for My next Mercedes All I had a very nice ride home, but was a bit nervous drive my brand new car in track. The new car does have the vehicle collision avoidance warning indication for changing lanes which is nice. It has

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
o: mercedes@okiebenz.com > Cc: mi...@mitchellhaley.com > Subject: Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla > > Low mileage Tesla story. > I would have returned it before driving it two blocks. > > https://www.thedrive.com/news/43876/tesla-model-3-owner-discovers-car-was-delivered-missing-a-brake-pad >

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-15 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
@okiebenz.com Cc: mi...@mitchellhaley.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla Low mileage Tesla story. I would have returned it before driving it two blocks. https://www.thedrive.com/news/43876/tesla-model-3-owner-discovers-car-was-delivered-missing-a-brake-pad Gillmore, who showed her written

[MBZ] 2008 E350 4matic - 89k miles - $1,200

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
Salvage title, needs a couple of wheels -- but 2008 probably has a good engine (I'd still want to check VIN though). Might be a low-mileage donor for a better car that needs an engine? https://cincinnati.craigslist.org/cto/d/middletown-2008-mercedes-benz-e350/7432998351.html

[MBZ] 2006 E350 4matic - 193k miles - $5,999

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
Brilliant photographer. Price high for a car coming up on 200k miles and likely balance-shaft time-bomb, but maybe if it's made it this far, it's a random good one or already had the engine replaced? https://chicago.craigslist.org/nwc/cto/d/villa-park-mercedes-e350-4matic/7433277537.html

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
Yeah I dropped Prime a couple of years ago. I don't buy from Amazon at all anymore. On Sat, Jan 15, 2022, at 9:57 AM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: > There also appears to be no such thing as prime 2 day shipping anymore. > Often times I could order something today and have it tomorrow on

Re: [MBZ] UPS

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
These shippers use a hub-and spoke model. All the packages go to a hub for sorting and then out to regional facilities for further sorting/delivery. At one time in the early days of FedEx, *every* package went to Memphis overnight for sorting and then back out towards its final destination. I

Re: [MBZ] Clean oil off belt track

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
Brake cleaner? It's my go-to for degreasing. On Sat, Jan 15, 2022, at 11:26 AM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: > So the 642 was leaking oil from the oil filter housing gasket and > basically dripping into the belt which was slinging oil everywhere. > Replaced both of the gaskets but have

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-15 Thread mitch--- via Mercedes
Low mileage Tesla story. I would have returned it before driving it two blocks. https://www.thedrive.com/news/43876/tesla-model-3-owner-discovers-car-was-delivered-missing-a-brake-pad Gillmore, who showed her written exchanges with Tesla to The Drive, took delivery of her EV on Dec. 19, only

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
Rock Auto can have some great prices, especially their close-outs. Just have to watch the shipping. They ship parts from different locations, and each one will have a separate shipping charge. That can eat up the savings if you're not careful. On Sat, Jan 15, 2022, at 9:10 AM, Curt Raymond

Re: [MBZ] SERIOUS ONLY...PLEASE DON'T WASTE OUR TIME, 2003 Mercedes E320 V6, loaded PLEASE READ ENTIRE AD! $2200 - $2, 200 (Raleigh)

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
After my '06 Element had been sitting with a stone-dead battery, the idle was all over the place for a good while. I think the computer has to "re-learn" how to hold a smooth idle. Maybe something similar? Just needs a good battery and drive it for a few hours. On Sat, Jan 15, 2022, at 8:44

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-15 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
I once tried to buy the property next to mine, which was vacant (had never been built on) at the time. I submitted a written offer to the seller, who was a flipper who had bought it at a tax lien auction (wish I'd been paying attention and knew about that, I would have been bidding). Anyway

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-15 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
Pt! Everyone knows that a W115 240D will do a million miles on the original motor and get over 40 mpg and blow ice cold AC. What is the big deal about an electric car? What has he spent on electricity to fuel his car and how much of it was produced from coal? On 14/01/2022 7:00 PM, OK

Re: [MBZ] 280E?

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
What a turd.  Remove the 1 and the price is still too high. On 1/15/2022 11:16 AM, Bob Rentfro via Mercedes wrote: Not sure I have ever seen one of these. AZBob  https://offerup.co/BUxRpsijQmb Bob Rentfro Nuclear Operations Training Instructor 5801 South Wintersburg Road, Tonopah,

Re: [MBZ] 280E?

2022-01-15 Thread Jim Cathey via Mercedes
> Not sure I have ever seen one of these. >> https://offerup.co/BUxRpsijQmb Cover vehicle on R magazine one year, wasn't it? -- Jim ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To

[MBZ] UPS

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Now lets talk about UPS.  Ordered an assortment of fuel hose clamps on Amazon prime last week.  Delivery is supposed to be Monday.  Tracking shows it came out of CA and is currently somewhere in KY.  So now it has to come way back west to get to me?  WTF?

[MBZ] 280E?

2022-01-15 Thread Bob Rentfro via Mercedes
Not sure I have ever seen one of these. AZBob > >  > https://offerup.co/BUxRpsijQmb > > > > > Bob Rentfro > Nuclear Operations Training Instructor > 5801 South Wintersburg Road, Tonopah, AZ 85354-7529, M.S. 7896 > Office 623.393.6372 Cell 623-695-2072 > > --- NOTICE --- > > This

Re: [MBZ] Clean oil off belt track

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Got one to recommend? On 1/15/2022 10:34 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes wrote: Engine degreaser or some simple green cleaner and an old tooth brush to scrub it, wipe down good If you don't have a steam cleaner you really should get one, that would make the job go pretty easy as the green

Re: [MBZ] so what's the deal with these? 2021 Mercedes-Benz G-Class AMG G 63 AWD 4MATIC 4dr SUV -CALL/TEXT TODAY!!!! - $299, 999 (+ Furrst Class Cars LLC)

2022-01-15 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Canadian $$s? On Sat, Jan 15, 2022, 11:42 AM Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I am seeing these new G-wagens offered for sale by random used car > dealers for huge money. I wonder if they bought them on spec now trying > to take advantage of the stupid market or

Re: [MBZ] Looking for My next Mercedes

2022-01-15 Thread Robert Massmann via Mercedes
? Bob Massmann 2012 ML350 Bluetec 86K From: Andrew Strasfogel Sent: Friday, January 14, 2022 9:42 AM To: Mercedes Discussion List Cc: Robert Massmann Subject: Re: [MBZ] Looking for My next Mercedes Robert, please monitor your fuel economy and post it. On Thu, Jan 13, 2022, 10:28 PM Robert

[MBZ] so what's the deal with these? 2021 Mercedes-Benz G-Class AMG G 63 AWD 4MATIC 4dr SUV -CALL/TEXT TODAY!!!! - $299, 999 (+ Furrst Class Cars LLC)

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I am seeing these new G-wagens offered for sale by random used car dealers for huge money.  I wonder if they bought them on spec now trying to take advantage of the stupid market or what, or if it is some kind of money laundering operation.  Or if they have some kind of arrangement with a

[MBZ] it’s a cheap 300sd with some life left in it, 1984 Mercedes 300SD - turbo diesel - runs good - $1,500 (Spartanburg)

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Looks like a turd and needs more work to be a driver https://greenville.craigslist.org/cto/d/spartanburg-1984-mercedes-300sd-turbo/7433149056.html -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe

Re: [MBZ] Clean oil off belt track

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Engine degreaser or some simple green cleaner and an old tooth brush to scrub it, wipe down good If you don't have a steam cleaner you really should get one, that would make the job go pretty easy as the green cleaner and some steam will blast all the crap off easy without power washing.

Re: [MBZ] Crack?

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Sooo, what is the reason for this? It also seems like most of our cars at the moment are realtor spec. Sent from my iPhone > On Jan 15, 2022, at 10:25 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes > wrote: > > I was at a meeting last week with a guy I know, he sells mostly commercial > RE. He had a

[MBZ] Clean oil off belt track

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
So the 642 was leaking oil from the oil filter housing gasket and basically dripping into the belt which was slinging oil everywhere. Replaced both of the gaskets but have not reinstalled the belt yet. I want to clean the oil off the pulleys at least before installing a new belt. Typically I

Re: [MBZ] Crack?

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I was at a meeting last week with a guy I know, he sells mostly commercial RE.  He had a newish X7 he was driving, white/beige.  A friend of mine is a realtorette on the semi-fancy gated community island and she drives one of those smaller Lexus SUV things, white/beige. There you go. --FT

Re: [MBZ] Crack?

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Everyone seems hung up on realtor spec cars. On 1/15/2022 10:15 AM, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes wrote: Just the thing for a retro realtor --FT Sent from iFōn On Jan 15, 2022, at 10:07 AM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/469552844550204/

Re: [MBZ] Crack?

2022-01-15 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
Just the thing for a retro realtor --FT Sent from iFōn > On Jan 15, 2022, at 10:07 AM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: > > https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/469552844550204/ > > > Sent from my iPhone > > ___ > http://www.okiebenz.com > >

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I always thought Baldwin or Hastings or Whatever were supposed to be good Sent from my iPhone > On Jan 15, 2022, at 10:09 AM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes > wrote: > > Still avoid Hastings after they bought Baldwin? The filters I ordered I > think are Baldwin/Hastings... > Curt > > Sent from

Re: [MBZ] SERIOUS ONLY...PLEASE DON'T WASTE OUR TIME, 2003 Mercedes E320 V6, loaded PLEASE READ ENTIRE AD! $2200 - $2, 200 (Raleigh)

2022-01-15 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
I am tempted, it would be a good flip for sure. --FT Sent from iFōn > On Jan 15, 2022, at 10:18 AM, dan penoff.com via Mercedes > wrote: > > Show up with your trailer in tow and $1000. They’ve been dragging this along > for so long they’ve got to be ready to toss in the towel by now. > >

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
I've found that Amazon's prices have gone up substantially. I haven't ordered anything from them since August. In either getting stuff locally or using eBay. Curt Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android On Sat, Jan 15, 2022 at 9:57 AM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: There also appears to be

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Still avoid Hastings after they bought Baldwin? The filters I ordered I think are Baldwin/Hastings... Curt Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android On Sat, Jan 15, 2022 at 9:45 AM, dan penoff.com via Mercedes wrote: WIX is a safe bet for industrial engines, I would avoid Hastings. I used WIX for

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread dan penoff.com via Mercedes
I saw those pictures yesterday. Stunning. The UP says they’re going to stop running trans through LA if the locals don’t help them keep the area secure. They (UP) says they’ve increased security but still can’t keep up with it. -D Sent from my iPad > On Jan 15, 2022, at 8:07 AM, Rick Knoble

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-15 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
We all need to see you behind the wheel of that awesome Bluetec diesel. On Sat, Jan 15, 2022, 9:18 AM Curt Raymond via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > Keep it going, you need to see how cheap you can get it. > > -Curt > > > > > On Friday, January 14, 2022, 08:52:24 PM EST, Kaleb

Re: [MBZ] SERIOUS ONLY...PLEASE DON'T WASTE OUR TIME, 2003 Mercedes E320 V6, loaded PLEASE READ ENTIRE AD! $2200 - $2, 200 (Raleigh)

2022-01-15 Thread dan penoff.com via Mercedes
Show up with your trailer in tow and $1000. They’ve been dragging this along for so long they’ve got to be ready to toss in the towel by now. -D Sent from my iPad > On Jan 15, 2022, at 6:45 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes > wrote: > > This car is getting no love at $2200. What if I was a

[MBZ] Crack?

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/469552844550204/ Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Can't get your package? This doesn't help. https://mobile.twitter.com/johnschreiber/status/1481770722271760384 Neither does this. https://youtube.com/shorts/hB6lIqYoamo Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

[MBZ] I snorted way too much blow last night

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1525630281117257/ Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread Jim Cathey via Mercedes
> it would cost me $130-$140 to ship an 8 pound empty box from Flagstaff to > Tampa. Is it any better with Greyhound? -- Jim ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
There also appears to be no such thing as prime 2 day shipping anymore. Often times I could order something today and have it tomorrow on prime 2 day shipping. 2 days at the very least. Now days it takes a week or longer. Not a lot of point in paying for prime anymore. Sent from my iPhone >

[MBZ] OT: Macs

2022-01-15 Thread Jim Cathey via Mercedes
> 30” Apple Cinema Display... Mac Pro A doughty combination. I'm typing this on mine right now, while it churns in the background running some builds in a VM. I just gifted my brother a similar setup, but with the 23" monitor. His stupid PC is always 'dying', and he's giving $50 a pop to the

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread dan penoff.com via Mercedes
WIX is a safe bet for industrial engines, I would avoid Hastings. I used WIX for years in the generator business and never once had an issue. I’m a bit peeved at shippers, too. I have a 30” Apple Cinema Display I want to move from Tampa to Flagstaff. I have an official Apple shipping box for

[MBZ] E300 in Allabammy 1995 Mercedes-Benz E-Class,$1,000

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Brittney's FB pic of her giving tongue to her skinny bf in front of the 7-11. I'm not sure what that "something bigger" and "make me an offer" might include... Will trade for something bigger or make me an offer. Pm me for more details.

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Tracking just updated this morning. It’s now back in Lenexa KS and delivery updated to tomorrow. Wtf? Sent from my iPhone > On Jan 15, 2022, at 8:11 AM, Curt Raymond wrote: > >  > Shipping is such a crap shoot. I ordered a bunch of stuff from Rock Auto for > the snowmobile club on Thursday,

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-15 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Keep it going, you need to see how cheap you can get it. -Curt On Friday, January 14, 2022, 08:52:24 PM EST, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: This will be the 4th time I have been the winner, this time $1700. When will the seller finally accept sometime other than their stupid

[MBZ] 560 with rough starting problem 1989 Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz 500 SEL Sedan 4D, $5, 000

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Doesn't look half bad but way overpriced if it has starting issues. https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/4855598321166715 -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery

[MBZ] will need tlc on interior and all over 1999 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class CLK 320 Cabriolet 2D, $1, 250

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Doesn't look THAT bad https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1082455645873125 -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] amazing interior in gorgeous shape 1973 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class SL 450 Roadster 2D, $1, 400

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
unfortunately the rest of the car is a complete turd https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/511947086754149 -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] FedEx

2022-01-15 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Shipping is such a crap shoot. I ordered a bunch of stuff from Rock Auto for the snowmobile club on Thursday, oil filters (box 1 of 3) showed up yesterday afternoon... As a side note we saved a BUNCH of money going with Rock auto. Oil filters for a 12v Cummins were $7 each for WIX, Hastings

[MBZ] Idk what all is wrong with it 2002 Mercedes-Benz mercedes, $1, 000

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/310147797710871 -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] Ambitious 2001 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S 600 Sedan 4D,$4,900

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/626297075377575 -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] A bit of patina but not too bad 1972 Mercedes-Benz 250, $2, 900

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/924175731624236 -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

[MBZ] Jumper cables in back seat come with? 1997 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E 320 Sedan 4D, $1, 850

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
Front seats likely trashed but could be a decent beater https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/4729498500420432 -- --FT ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go

[MBZ] SERIOUS ONLY...PLEASE DON'T WASTE OUR TIME, 2003 Mercedes E320 V6, loaded PLEASE READ ENTIRE AD! $2200 - $2, 200 (Raleigh)

2022-01-15 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
This car is getting no love at $2200.  What if I was a serious LOBALLER? $2200 CASH IS THE FIRM PRICE!! CAR STARTS, RUNS ROUGH,THEN RUNS SMOOTH, THEN RUNS ROUGH AGAIN, THEN SMOOTHS OUT TO A NORMAI IDLE, IT DOES RUN AND DRIVE, BUT WILL NOT GO OVER 5 MPH BECAUSE OF WHAT IS GOING ON .. it

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-15 Thread mitch--- via Mercedes
Eventually the owner (sounds like it's not the property disposal manager at an insurance company) has to sell it to the high bidder or take his ML and go home. If you're the high bidder every week, you've got the first part covered. Normally they'd at least offer the high bidder the

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-15 Thread dan penoff.com via Mercedes
Floriduh does the same thing. Really p*sees me off when I have an older car with low or good miles on the clock. -D > On Jan 15, 2022, at 5:58 AM, mitch--- via Mercedes > wrote: > > On 2022-01-14 22:43, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: >> I know the battery is completely dead. I have >>

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-15 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I doubt it. But they are in love with brown coal. On Sat, Jan 15, 2022, 7:42 AM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Do the Germans give the depletion allowance too? > > —FT > > Sent from my iPad > > > On Jan 14, 2022, at 11:22 PM, Andrew Strasfogel > wrote: > > > >

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-15 Thread mitch--- via Mercedes
On 2022-01-14 22:43, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: I know the battery is completely dead. I have bought many copart vehicles that batteries were dead and when charged or replaced, started right up. Around here, Runs and Drives can mean "we have the key, it took a jump start, and it went

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-15 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
Do the Germans give the depletion allowance too? —FT Sent from my iPad > On Jan 14, 2022, at 11:22 PM, Andrew Strasfogel wrote: > >  > You mean like the depletion allowance for oil and gas drilling in the US? >

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-15 Thread Dimitri Seretakis via Mercedes
-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com > Cc: okd...@gmail.com > Subject: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla > > *One Tesla Model S Has Gone Nearly 1 Million Miles And Needed SomeMajor > Repairs*epairs > A Tesla owner in Germany may just have the record for highest-mileage Model > S in the world

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
that gets them. https://cleantechnica.com/2020/08/03/tesla-subsidies-how-much/ Where's our multi billion dollar handout? Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 14, 2022 10:23 PM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: astrasfo...@gmail.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] High

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
The odometer is "exempt". What?? On Fri, Jan 14, 2022 at 10:43 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > That is the mystery, don't know if it runs or not, or if anything is > wrong with the injun. I know the battery is completely dead. I have > bought many copart

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-14 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
You mean like the depletion allowance for oil and gas drilling in the US? https://fascinatingpolitics.com/2020/10/04/the-oil-depletion-allowance-the-largest-tax-loophole-in-american-history/ On Fri, Jan 14, 2022 at 10:02 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I

Re: [MBZ] 04E500

2022-01-14 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
way to go. On Fri, Jan 14, 2022, 9:33 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Took the $900E500 (now up to $1600 or so) out tonight for first real > drive. Took it easy as the front tires are crap but everything went well, > no problems, suspension working,

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-14 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
That is the mystery, don't know if it runs or not, or if anything is wrong with the injun.  I know the battery is completely dead. I have bought many copart vehicles that batteries were dead and when charged or replaced, started right up. On 1/14/2022 9:41 PM, mitch--- via Mercedes wrote: It

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-14 Thread mitch--- via Mercedes
It just needs a new Injun... OK - CERT OF TITLE-INDIAN TRIBAL My ML said something like State Farm Comprehensive on the windshield sticker with the lot number on it. When I saw the deer hair in the cracks in the bumper I realized why it wasn't totaled by collision or given a salvage title.

[MBZ] Michigan Dukes of Hazzard

2022-01-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
https://www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/2022/01/intoxicated-driver-does-dukes-of-hazzard-jump-over-west-michigan-freeway-bridge-police-say.html Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-14 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
The first time I was high bidder at $2200.  Next time it was $2500.  Last time was $1100, this time $1700.  His buy it now was $4000, now $3800.  Seller has never even counter bid my winning bids.  I have wondered what it looks like on the seller side. Surely they are paying every time it

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-14 Thread mitch--- via Mercedes
On 2022-01-14 21:58, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes wrote: Looks like it has a hitch. That’s good. And what, $500 less than last week? That's good too. If they keep lowering the starting bid and Kaleb keeps being the only bidder, it could get pretty cheap by the time CoPart storage costs

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-14 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
I wonder how much subsidy the government gives him --FT Sent from iFōn > On Jan 14, 2022, at 8:01 PM, OK Don via Mercedes > wrote: > > *One Tesla Model S Has Gone Nearly 1 Million Miles And Needed SomeMajor > Repairs*epairs > A Tesla owner in Germany may just have the record for

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-14 Thread mitch--- via Mercedes
On 2022-01-14 21:51, Allan Streib via Mercedes wrote: Battery management software may have improved; Teslas auto-update over the air. Perhaps the battery technology and/or chemistry is also better than it was in 2012. The batteries are probably better, plus the owner may have figured out

Re: [MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-14 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
Looks like it has a hitch. That’s good. --FT Sent from iFōn > On Jan 14, 2022, at 8:52 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: > > This will be the 4th time I have been the winner, this time $1700. When will > the seller finally accept sometime other than their stupid reserve amount? > >

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-14 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
t;> Sent: January 14, 2022 7:01 PM >> To: Mercedes@okiebenz.com >> Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com >> Cc: okd...@gmail.com >> Subject: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla >> >> *One Tesla Model S Has Gone Nearly 1 Million Miles And Needed SomeMajor >> Repairs*epairs &

[MBZ] 04E500

2022-01-14 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
Took the $900E500 (now up to $1600 or so) out tonight for first real drive. Took it easy as the front tires are crap but everything went well, no problems, suspension working, transmission working. Smells like rodent pee so need to finish cleaning the carpets and change the cabin filter too. It

[MBZ] The copart ML

2022-01-14 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
This will be the 4th time I have been the winner, this time $1700. When will the seller finally accept sometime other than their stupid reserve amount? https://www.copart.com/lot/66367701 Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
edes@okiebenz.com > Sent: January 14, 2022 7:01 PM > To: Mercedes@okiebenz.com > Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com > Cc: okd...@gmail.com > Subject: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla > > *One Tesla Model S Has Gone Nearly 1 Million Miles And Needed SomeMajor > Repairs*epairs > A Tesla ow

Re: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla

2022-01-14 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
Sounds like a virtue signaling money pit to me. Rick From: mercedes@okiebenz.com Sent: January 14, 2022 7:01 PM To: Mercedes@okiebenz.com Reply-to: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: okd...@gmail.com Subject: [MBZ] High mileage Tesla *One Tesla Model S Has Gone Nearly 1 Million Miles And Needed

Re: [MBZ] OT - BUFF Moving

2022-01-14 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
The last B-17 built - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_yaKCkXa-rs On Fri, Jan 14, 2022 at 3:53 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > That’s really amazing > > --FT > Sent from iFōn > > > On Jan 14, 2022, at 4:44 PM, dan penoff.com via Mercedes < >

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