Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-05-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
well I saw that too and figured for hte price you could take it off and sell it to some other fool, make a few coins, then have the car back in proper order --FT On 5/26/21 3:54 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes wrote: WVO conversion. Ugh. Nice looking car otherwise, at least from the outside.

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-05-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
I'm not sure how to buy a car without going to look at it, esp if cash is involved.  I supposed I could send some dineros via Venmo and send someone to collect it --FT On 5/26/21 3:58 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes wrote: If you don't have time to come look at the car this is not the car for

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-05-26 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
If you don't have time to come look at the car this is not the car for you. I only deal with people with cash in person! Floyd Thursby via Mercedes writes: > That one looks pretty nice and a reasonable price > > TEXT IS BEST I AM HARD OF HEARING ! > > Be sure you send him text messages in ALL

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-05-26 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
That one looks pretty nice and a reasonable price TEXT IS BEST I AM HARD OF HEARING ! Be sure you send him text messages in ALL CAPS so he can hear you On 5/26/21 3:48 PM, Frederick Moir via Mercedes wrote: https://capecod.craigslist.org/cto/d/manomet-1983-mercedes-300-coupe/7325827094.html

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-05-26 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
WVO conversion. Ugh. Nice looking car otherwise, at least from the outside. Had to laugh at the photo of the car UNDER the car cover. Allan Frederick Moir via Mercedes writes: > https://capecod.craigslist.org/cto/d/manomet-1983-mercedes-300-coupe/7325827094.html > > -- > Fred Moir > Lynn MA

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-29 Thread Karl Wittnebel via Mercedes
606 is way easier than a 648. I am not about to do two transplants, though. It would require removing the 606 from the 124. On Thu, Jan 28, 2021 at 9:04 PM Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Or a 606? > > --FT > Sent from iPhone > > > On Jan 28, 2021, at 11:37 PM,

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
Or a 606? --FT Sent from iPhone > On Jan 28, 2021, at 11:37 PM, Karl Wittnebel via Mercedes > wrote: > > I have been looking for a nice rust free chassis to transplant the om648 > into... > >> On Thu, Jan 28, 2021 at 8:13 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < >> mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: >>

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
Well too far for me. I have a good OM617 and transmission in a somewhat rusty chassis. Maybe this spring I'll repair the rust. Been wanting to learn how to properly weld. Allan Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes writes: > New Mexico > > On 1/28/2021 8:58 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes wrote: >> Kaleb

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Karl Wittnebel via Mercedes
I have been looking for a nice rust free chassis to transplant the om648 into... On Thu, Jan 28, 2021 at 8:13 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Well the guy seems to have originally posted it in 2019, so does not look > like anyone is in a hurry. > > Sent from my

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
NO LOBALLERS I NO WHUT I GOT --FT Sent from iPhone > On Jan 28, 2021, at 11:13 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: > > Well the guy seems to have originally posted it in 2019, so does not look > like anyone is in a hurry. > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Jan 28, 2021, at 9:59 PM,

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Well the guy seems to have originally posted it in 2019, so does not look like anyone is in a hurry. Sent from my iPhone > On Jan 28, 2021, at 9:59 PM, Dwight Giles wrote: > >  > Yes > that Sounds right Kaleb. No one is likely to buy it wth engine out > > Dwight Giles Jr. > Wickford RI >

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Yes that Sounds right Kaleb. No one is likely to buy it wth engine out Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Thu, Jan 28, 2021, 10:24 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I basically told him $1k was my tops and let me know if he changes his > mind and might still be

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I basically told him $1k was my tops and let me know if he changes his mind and might still be interested. By which time I will offer him $800. Hard to justify $1500 for a non turbo with the engine out when I paid $2k for a 85 turbo over the summer. Sent from my iPhone > On Jan 28, 2021, at

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Well as you know CD's are bringing big bucks. If engine is good go for it. Seller can't hold on to 1500 with engine out. Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Thu, Jan 28, 2021, 9:13 PM Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > What is a very clean, nice interior rust free 78

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
New Mexico On 1/28/2021 8:58 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes wrote: Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes writes: Guy seems to be holding on $1500, says that is what he has in it. If it was closer maybe, but its 9 hours away. Whereabouts is it? Allan ___

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2021-01-28 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes writes: > Guy seems to be holding on $1500, says that is what he has in it. If > it was closer maybe, but its 9 hours away. Whereabouts is it? Allan ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
"What you have in it is not my problem."Make sure he knows you'll give him $800 and wait a month... -Curt On Thursday, January 28, 2021, 9:45:11 PM EST, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: Guy seems to be holding on $1500, says that is what he has in it.  If it was closer maybe, but

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Guy seems to be holding on $1500, says that is what he has in it.  If it was closer maybe, but its 9 hours away. On 1/28/2021 8:30 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes wrote: I am thinking I would keep it until such time as I could get closer to $10k for it.  It would be a nice shop mate for my 85

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
I am thinking I would keep it until such time as I could get closer to $10k for it.  It would be a nice shop mate for my 85 CD. On 1/28/2021 8:28 PM, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes wrote: If it’s nice, and replacing a runner engine/trans wouldn’t take more than a couple days, you could

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
If it’s nice, and replacing a runner engine/trans wouldn’t take more than a couple days, you could probably get at least $3-4K for it if not more. The market is crazy. --FT Sent from iPhone > On Jan 28, 2021, at 9:13 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: > > What is a very clean, nice

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
Also the color combo is silver over blue, very nice IMO. Sent from my iPhone > On Jan 28, 2021, at 8:19 PM, Kaleb Striplin wrote: > > These sorts of cars I put back together fairly quickly and they are stored > indoors rather than the back 40. Even if the engine turned out to be bad I >

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes
These sorts of cars I put back together fairly quickly and they are stored indoors rather than the back 40. Even if the engine turned out to be bad I could probably come up with one around here. Sent from my iPhone > On Jan 28, 2021, at 8:15 PM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes > wrote: > > The

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2021-01-28 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
The answer would depend on whether you would actually put it all back together or add it to the pile in the back 40. -D > On Jan 28, 2021, at 9:12 PM, Kaleb Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: > > What is a very clean, nice interior rust free 78 300CD with engine removed > worth? Engine and

Re: [MBZ] 300CD turbodiesel on BAT selling at NR

2021-01-07 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
I look at those every few days. The closed auctions so far seem to have gone pretty high on the Benzes, no particular bargains but the cars seem in good shape . The cars don’t seem to be quite as pretentious as BaT, more like decent runners. --FT Sent from iPhone > On Jan 6, 2021, at 7:50

Re: [MBZ] 300CD turbodiesel on BAT selling at NR

2021-01-06 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
How? Where? Why? On Wed, Jan 6, 2021, 7:50 PM Karl Wittnebel via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Someone needs to start watching DeMuro's auctions. > > > On Wed, Jan 6, 2021 at 1:31 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > Cheap at half the price. > >

Re: [MBZ] 300CD turbodiesel on BAT selling at NR

2021-01-06 Thread Karl Wittnebel via Mercedes
Someone needs to start watching DeMuro's auctions. On Wed, Jan 6, 2021 at 1:31 PM Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Cheap at half the price. > > On Wed, Jan 6, 2021 at 4:29 PM Mitch Haley via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > $6477 doesn't sound

Re: [MBZ] 300CD turbodiesel on BAT selling at NR

2021-01-06 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Cheap at half the price. On Wed, Jan 6, 2021 at 4:29 PM Mitch Haley via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > $6477 doesn't sound like BATcrack. > > Are bathtubs really worth more than my house now? > https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1957-porsche-356a-speedster-1600-16/ > > I found some

Re: [MBZ] 300CD turbodiesel on BAT selling at NR

2021-01-06 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
$6477 doesn't sound like BATcrack. Are bathtubs really worth more than my house now? https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1957-porsche-356a-speedster-1600-16/ I found some German iron for Andrew: https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1954-bmw-r-67-3-with-sidecar/ And for Curtis/Angela, or maybe

Re: [MBZ] 300CD part puzzle

2019-05-18 Thread Dan--- via Mercedes
It’s OE only, or from a breaker. -D > On May 18, 2019, at 12:12 PM, Dwight Giles wrote: > > Yes exactly. Thanks. Any ideas,on sources? > > Dwight Giles Jr. > Wickford RI > >> On Sat, May 18, 2019, 11:47 AM Dan Penoff via Mercedes >> wrote: >> Are you talking about the rubber part that runs

Re: [MBZ] 300CD part puzzle

2019-05-18 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Yes exactly. Thanks. Any ideas,on sources? Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Sat, May 18, 2019, 11:47 AM Dan Penoff via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Are you talking about the rubber part that runs the length of the anodized > trim on the rain gutter? > > Dan > > > On May 18, 2019,

Re: [MBZ] 300CD part puzzle

2019-05-18 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Are you talking about the rubber part that runs the length of the anodized trim on the rain gutter? Dan > On May 18, 2019, at 11:25 AM, Dwight Giles via Mercedes > wrote: > > What is that rubber trim part that goes around & on top the side chrome > trim called? It is Black rubber. Mine is

Re: [MBZ] 300CD door handle

2018-12-08 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
Yeah I have some extras of those I pulled from junkyard cars and the 420 SEL I knackered and maybe a new one somewhere in the stash. I don’t recall it being very much $. Is the CD version any different from the sedans? I think the driver side in this CD I have is broken too, was gonna pull one

Re: [MBZ] 300CD door handle

2018-12-08 Thread Dimitri via Mercedes
I bought one a few years ago. It was OEM, not OE but otherwise identical and fairly inexpensive. Sent from my iPhone > On Dec 8, 2018, at 10:37 AM, Dwight Giles via Mercedes > wrote: > > Release latch. 87 American dollars,from Classic Center. > > Dwight Giles Jr. > Wickford RI > > On Dec

Re: [MBZ] 300CD door handle

2018-12-08 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Release latch. 87 American dollars,from Classic Center. Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Dec 7, 2018 10:46 PM, "Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes" < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: Is it the metal release latch or the armrest door pull thing? --FT Sent from iPhone > On Dec 7, 2018, at 10:34 PM,

Re: [MBZ] 300CD door handle

2018-12-08 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
More specifically: 1.) Get a small flat bladed screwdriver. Pull out on the handle, and near the hinge of the handle use the screwdriver to pry the black plastic cover out of the frame. It has a little tab that hold the front edge of it in place, the back side of it (the side closest to the

Re: [MBZ] 300CD door handle

2018-12-07 Thread Curley McLain via Mercedes
If it is similar to a regular 123, there is one screw that holds it in.  If it has a plastic "pocket" under the latch, you need a sharp stick, or a small screwdriver, etc to pull that out from its catches.  Then you will see the screw.   Release rod is just held on with a clip.   Easy! Dwight

Re: [MBZ] 300CD door handle

2018-12-07 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
Is it the metal release latch or the armrest door pull thing? --FT Sent from iPhone > On Dec 7, 2018, at 10:34 PM, Dwight Giles via Mercedes > wrote: > > I just bought an Inside door handle from Classic Center for my driver > door. Any advice on easiest way to change it out. Current one is

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-30 Thread Karl Wittnebel via Mercedes
Yes the four on the tree made my 1961 190d a veritable rocketship. Very tractor-like, but slower. On Tue, May 29, 2018, 8:35 AM Curt Raymond via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Worse, you're stuck with an auto. > > -Curt > > > > On Friday, May 25, 2018, 11:14:34 AM EDT, Dwight

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-29 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Worse, you're stuck with an auto. -Curt On Friday, May 25, 2018, 11:14:34 AM EDT, Dwight Giles via Mercedes wrote: OK-then  he would want 81 or newer.  My 82CD  is a turbo. Non turbo 300D is not much better than 240D. Dwight E. Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Fri, May 25, 2018 at 11:11

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Dan--- via Mercedes
I guess I should have clarified my statement to reference OM617 powered cars. And yes, I would consider a finnie with a diesel. Since turbos were never an option in that chassis, it wouldn’t matter. -D > On May 25, 2018, at 11:55 AM, Randy Bennell via Mercedes > wrote:

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
I believe 1981 is the year the wagon got the turbo, the other 5 cylinder 123s got it in 1982. Mitch. > On May 25, 2018 at 11:14 AM Dwight Giles via Mercedes > wrote: > > > OK-then he would want 81 or newer. My 82CD is a turbo. > Non turbo 300D is not much better

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
On 25/05/2018 10:11 AM, Dan--- via Mercedes wrote: I don’t think there was turbo anything until 81. Having owned a non-turbo, I would never buy or recommend one myself. -D Hey, are you not the same fellow who was looking at diesel finny cars? RB ___

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
How about on Providence's College Hill in a non turbo? Dwight E. Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Fri, May 25, 2018 at 11:17 AM, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > Y’all are such snobs. You need to learn to enjoy life at a more stately > pace and to engage with your diesel

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
Y’all are such snobs. You need to learn to enjoy life at a more stately pace and to engage with your diesel car in a loving relationship. --R Sent from iPhone > On May 25, 2018, at 11:14 AM, Dwight Giles via Mercedes > wrote: > > OK-then he would want 81 or newer.

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
OK-then he would want 81 or newer. My 82CD is a turbo. Non turbo 300D is not much better than 240D. Dwight E. Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Fri, May 25, 2018 at 11:11 AM, Dan--- via Mercedes wrote: > I don’t think there was turbo anything until 81. > > Having owned a

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Dan--- via Mercedes
I don’t think there was turbo anything until 81. Having owned a non-turbo, I would never buy or recommend one myself. -D > On May 25, 2018, at 11:03 AM, Dwight Giles via Mercedes > wrote: > > Ok let me,ask him. I think he might want a turbo. Was 80 the first year for >

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Ok let me,ask him. I think he might want a turbo. Was 80 the first year for Turbo CD's? Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On May 25, 2018 10:04 AM, "Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes" < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: This 78 I have is pretty nice. I have lots of pics I could send. --R Sent from iPhone

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
He would have it shipped. He has,had Benzes for 50 years. Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On May 25, 2018 10:41 AM, "MG via Mercedes" wrote: > Yeah but you have to come to Fl to get it. > > Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: > >> I like projects >> Sent from my iPhone >>

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread MG via Mercedes
Yeah but you have to come to Fl to get it. Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: I like projects Sent from my iPhone On May 25, 2018, at 8:53 AM, MG via Mercedes wrote: Only if he wants a project. Dwight Giles via Mercedes wrote: Anybody know of one for sale? I

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
I think he wants a nice one. Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On May 25, 2018 9:53 AM, "MG via Mercedes" wrote: Only if he wants a project. Dwight Giles via Mercedes wrote: > Anybody know of one for sale? I have a friend looking for one. > > Dwight Giles Jr. > 1982 300CD

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Dan--- via Mercedes
Yeah, but they’re not much good if you never finish them -D > On May 25, 2018, at 10:04 AM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: > > I like projects > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On May 25, 2018, at 8:53 AM, MG via Mercedes wrote: >>

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
This 78 I have is pretty nice. I have lots of pics I could send. --R Sent from iPhone > On May 25, 2018, at 9:53 AM, MG via Mercedes wrote: > > Only if he wants a project. > > Dwight Giles via Mercedes wrote: >> Anybody know of one for sale? I have a friend looking for

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I like projects Sent from my iPhone > On May 25, 2018, at 8:53 AM, MG via Mercedes wrote: > > Only if he wants a project. > > Dwight Giles via Mercedes wrote: >> Anybody know of one for sale? I have a friend looking for one. >> Dwight Giles Jr. >> 1982 300CD >> 2005

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread MG via Mercedes
Only if he wants a project. Dwight Giles via Mercedes wrote: Anybody know of one for sale? I have a friend looking for one. Dwight Giles Jr. 1982 300CD 2005 E320 4matic Wickford RI ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Ok. I am heading to PA today. Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On May 25, 2018 6:49 AM, "Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes" < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I could help out > > --FT (who is headed to Beach at Newport today but not in the CD) > Sent from iPhone > > > On May 24, 2018, at 10:43 PM,

Re: [MBZ] 300CD wanted

2018-05-25 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
I could help out --FT (who is headed to Beach at Newport today but not in the CD) Sent from iPhone > On May 24, 2018, at 10:43 PM, Dwight Giles via Mercedes > wrote: > > Anybody know of one for sale? I have a friend looking for one. > > Dwight Giles Jr. > 1982 300CD >

Re: [MBZ] 300CD pahts

2018-05-18 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
No that is my old 240D. Maybe 3 minutesm Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On May 18, 2018 3:33 PM, "Craig via Mercedes" wrote: > On Fri, 18 May 2018 11:48:29 -0400 Dwight Giles via Mercedes > wrote: > > > I love my turbo CD. Overboost protection was

Re: [MBZ] 300CD pahts

2018-05-18 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Fri, 18 May 2018 11:48:29 -0400 Dwight Giles via Mercedes wrote: > I love my turbo CD. Overboost protection was sticking but my Indy fixed > it so it is now 0-60 in ??? 3 days? :-) Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search

Re: [MBZ] 300CD pahts

2018-05-18 Thread Meade Dillon via Mercedes
Yesterday I changed engine oil / filter on the White Whale, noticed that the car is WAY overdue for transmission fluid / filter change. I really should use that maintenance tracker tool that Dan likes. Wally world had no Mobil Delvac oil at all, so I got the Chevron Delo 400 SDE, 15w-40. The

Re: [MBZ] 300CD pahts

2018-05-18 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
I love my turbo CD. Overboost protection was sticking but my Indy fixed it so it is now 0-60 in ??? Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On May 18, 2018 10:54 AM, "Floyd Thursby via Mercedes" < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: I ordered 4 reman brake calipers, pads, and new hoses for the 78 300CD and oil

Re: [MBZ] 300CD pahts

2018-05-18 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Good deal on the calipers - I've gotten them b4. Rotors are cheap - get the Tschermann ones from AutohausAZ. On Fri, May 18, 2018 at 10:54 AM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I ordered 4 reman brake calipers, pads, and new hoses for the 78 300CD and > oil and tranny

Re: [MBZ] 300CD break calibers and petal

2018-03-04 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
What year is your CD? Mine is 82. I love the coupe lines. Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Mar 4, 2018 6:53 PM, "Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes" < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > I’m gonna have both running fine soon so you might be too late. My friend > whose barn I am using had kinda taken a

Re: [MBZ] 300CD break calibers and petal

2018-03-04 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
Darn Sent from my iPhone > On Mar 4, 2018, at 5:53 PM, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes > wrote: > > I’m gonna have both running fine soon so you might be too late. My friend > whose barn I am using had kinda taken a liking to the CD too... > > --R > Sent from iPhone >

Re: [MBZ] 300CD break calibers and petal

2018-03-04 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
I’m gonna have both running fine soon so you might be too late. My friend whose barn I am using had kinda taken a liking to the CD too... --R Sent from iPhone > On Mar 4, 2018, at 6:50 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes > wrote: > > I need to come out there and haul it

Re: [MBZ] 300CD break calibers and petal

2018-03-04 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I need to come out there and haul it home along with the pos 210 Sent from my iPhone > On Mar 4, 2018, at 4:47 PM, Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes > wrote: > > Looked at this CD this afternoon, pulled off a wheel to see how brake stuff > looked. Disc looked ok but I’m

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-05 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
I've never had a side cut tumbler apart but the older ones are simplicity. Remove, degunkify, make sure your keys move all the pins adequately, reinstall and lube. Curt Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android On Sat, Nov 4, 2017 at 7:42 PM, clay monroe via Mercedes wrote:

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-05 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
Sure, if a key managed to always get put in the same way it would wear to a particular pattern, flipping it over would give a new edge. Curt Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android On Sat, Nov 4, 2017 at 6:32 PM, Jim Cathey wrote: OK, but the point still stands.  I've

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-04 Thread clay monroe via Mercedes
Naughty pins that are full of gunk and a key that has lopsided wear? I need to pull my tumbler out of Allen and take it to a locksmith to clean and rebuild clay 1974 450sl - Frosch - Two tone green 1986 SDL - Polei 1982 300 SD - Allen retired models- 2002 s430 - Victor, a Stately & well

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-04 Thread Jim Cathey via Mercedes
OK, but the point still stands. I've had keys that only work in one of their two possible insertion orientations. -- Jim ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-04 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
I hadta think about this for a second. For any given pin only one side of the key is actuating at any moment but the pins alternate so you do need both sides of the key... Curt Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android On Fri, Nov 3, 2017 at 9:12 PM, Jim Cathey via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-04 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
I did not know that. I’ll have to check. --R Sent from iPhone On Nov 3, 2017, at 9:12 PM, Jim Cathey wrote: >> For some reason the key wouldn't turn the button to open the trunk this >> time, it worked before > > Did you try it in both ways? Only one of the key's

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-04 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
--R Sent from iPhone > On Nov 3, 2017, at 10:56 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes > wrote: > > Does it have the burlwood dash? > > On Fri, Nov 3, 2017 at 9:12 PM, Jim Cathey via Mercedes < > mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > >>> >>> For some reason the key wouldn't

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-04 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
>  >> What year is your CD? >78 No turbo. Chrysler ACC.  No thank you. Rick ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-03 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Does it have the burlwood dash? On Fri, Nov 3, 2017 at 9:12 PM, Jim Cathey via Mercedes < mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote: > > > > For some reason the key wouldn't turn the button to open the trunk this > > time, it worked before > > > Did you try it in both ways? Only one of the key's two faces

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-03 Thread Jim Cathey via Mercedes
> > For some reason the key wouldn't turn the button to open the trunk this > time, it worked before Did you try it in both ways? Only one of the key's two faces is used to move the pins in the lock. -- Jim ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-03 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Ok. An early one. Mine is,82. I Love it even though I don't drive it much. Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Nov 3, 2017 7:28 PM, "Buggered Benzmail" wrote: > 78 > > --R > Sent from iPhone > > On Nov 3, 2017, at 7:25 PM, Dwight Giles wrote: >

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-03 Thread Buggered Benzmail via Mercedes
78 --R Sent from iPhone > On Nov 3, 2017, at 7:25 PM, Dwight Giles wrote: > > What year is your CD? > > Dwight Giles Jr. > Wickford RI > >> On Nov 3, 2017 5:31 PM, "Floyd Thursby via Mercedes" >> wrote: >> I went over to the barn this

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2017-11-03 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
What year is your CD? Dwight Giles Jr. Wickford RI On Nov 3, 2017 5:31 PM, "Floyd Thursby via Mercedes" wrote: > I went over to the barn this afternoon to take a look at the CD and take > some pics for Kleb. Battery was sorta flat, glowed but would not crank > much,

Re: [MBZ] 300CD for sale in... New Jersey

2015-08-27 Thread Mountain Man via Mercedes
Rick wrote: Be grateful for what ya got. Yes, totally!! I didn't ever consider it as wages I would get in the future. I considered it a payment to the old people around that I like to listen tell about things and form opinions for me and provide memories. If SS plays part in demise of liberty

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2015-08-26 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
DG sez: ...hmmm... Maybe I'm not the only actual bottom-feeder reading okiebenz? SS and no other assets... Yes, tough but that is where I start... SS? Good for you! It's about time you actually took a benefit you have earned... Rick

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2015-08-26 Thread Mountain Man via Mercedes
Rick wrote: SS? Good for you! It's about time you actually took a benefit you have earned... It makes me a bottom feeder slaker slob fill-in-the-blank welfare queen. I don't like it, but it is there. mao ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

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2015-08-26 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
DG writes: Rick wrote: SS? Good for you! It's about time you actually took a benefit you have earned... It makes me a bottom feeder slaker slob fill-in-the-blank welfare queen. I don't like it, but it is there. Not really. You should've gotten considerably more of what you worked

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2015-08-25 Thread Ed Booher via Mercedes
Makes me wish for the day I can just take seven grand out of the bank and say Take My Money! Alas, only butterflies exist in there right now. On Sat, Aug 22, 2015 at 7:35 AM, Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I put my 300CD on CL last night. I'll be listing it on ebay

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2015-08-25 Thread Mountain Man via Mercedes
Ed wrote: ...Alas, only butterflies exist in there right now. ...hmmm... Maybe I'm not the only actual bottom-feeder reading okiebenz? SS and no other assets... Yes, tough but that is where I start... when the going gets tough the tough get going... mao ___

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2015-08-23 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
You low-balled the price. I think you'd do better with an ebay auction. The car has no flaws. On Sat, Aug 22, 2015 at 3:20 PM, clay via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: fastidious owner = good price for what it is On Aug 22, 2015, at 11:45 AM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes wrote: ‎Not a

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2015-08-22 Thread Jon Agne via Mercedes
Another great car! I especially like the color… Jon On Aug 22, 2015, at 7:35 AM, Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I put my 300CD on CL last night. I'll be listing it on ebay shortly, but wanted to see what kind of response I get here first:

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2015-08-22 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
You mean other than the abuse this group is known for? ;) I'd add pictures and language to show the condition of the coupe specific parts (door seals in particular) which are expensive or impossible to find. I'd add the MB paint code and German or MB name for the color, if indeed the official

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2015-08-22 Thread Dimitri via Mercedes
Very nice. Weird how no rust despite mostly northeast use and high miles! Must have been doing many long summer road trips! Sent from my iPhone On Aug 22, 2015, at 7:35 AM, Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I put my 300CD on CL last night. I'll be listing it on

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2015-08-22 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
You are on crack. Sent from my iPhone On Aug 22, 2015, at 6:35 AM, Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I put my 300CD on CL last night. I'll be listing it on ebay shortly, but wanted to see what kind of response I get here first:

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2015-08-22 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Very nice, well sorted, and a good price. I think it will sell quickly. FWIW, I submitted the link to BAT. Maybe it will show up there…. Dan heading back out to do the other bank of spark plugs on the S420 On Aug 22, 2015, at 8:05 AM, Dimitri via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote:

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2015-08-22 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Nice car, good color. Too bad it is missing half its doors! Outa my price range. ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

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2015-08-22 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
Looking mighty fine. 'Hope it goes well. Wilton - Original Message - From: Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: mercedes Mailing List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Jaime Kopchinski jaime...@gmail.com Sent: Saturday, August 22, 2015 7:35 AM Subject: [MBZ] 300CD for sale

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2015-08-22 Thread Fred Moir via Mercedes
Jaime.Don't mean to nit-pick, 16 digit VIN? Fred Moir.Lynn MA.Diesel preferred. Date: Sat, 22 Aug 2015 07:35:40 -0400 To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Subject: [MBZ] 300CD for sale in... New Jersey From: mercedes@okiebenz.com CC: jaime...@gmail.com I put my 300CD on CL last night. I'll be

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2015-08-22 Thread Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes
Oh yeah, I missed the A for the sindelfingen plant! Jaime On Sat, Aug 22, 2015 at 9:24 AM, Fred Moir via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Jaime.Don't mean to nit-pick, 16 digit VIN? Fred Moir.Lynn MA.Diesel preferred. Date: Sat, 22 Aug 2015 07:35:40 -0400 To:

Re: [MBZ] 300CD for sale in... New Jersey

2015-08-22 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
‎Not a bad price.  Rick  Sent from my BlackBerry Z10‎ ‎  Original Message   From: Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes Sent: Saturday, August 22, 2015 6:35 AM To: mercedes Mailing List Reply To: Mercedes Discussion List Cc: Jaime Kopchinski Subject: [MBZ] 300CD for sale in... New Jersey I put my 300CD

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2015-08-22 Thread clay via Mercedes
fastidious owner = good price for what it is On Aug 22, 2015, at 11:45 AM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes wrote: ‎Not a bad price. Rick Sent from my BlackBerry Z10‎ ‎ Original Message From: Jaime Kopchinski via Mercedes Sent: Saturday, August 22, 2015 6:35 AM To: mercedes Mailing List

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2015-07-23 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
Thanks Mao, Please let me know how I get in touch with him. ABQ is in my backyard sort of. I welcome any and all connections. Grant... On Thu, Jul 23, 2015 at 5:39 PM, Mountain Man via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Dwight wrote: I might have some leads on parts for your CD

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2015-07-22 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
Grant I might have some leads on parts for your CD restoration but I sure can share what I have learned over the past 4 years as i have brought back my 82 300CD. Coupes are partially unique but are not impossible. IMHO the 123 coupes are the height of MB mid 1970's 1980's design. On Jul 21,

Re: [MBZ] 300CD

2015-07-22 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
Thanks Dwight and thanks Manfred. I'll be asking more specific parts source questions, I'm sure as I get into the tear down phase and identify a parts needed li$t. I agree that IMHO, the 123 Coupe is at the top of the elegant styling of MB list. It strongly influenced my desire to own one that

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2015-03-23 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I have no idea. Sent from my iPhone On Mar 23, 2015, at 2:45 AM, G Mann g2ma...@gmail.com wrote: Kaleb, What kind of love does it need? Manual conversion, so it's had some work history at some time. On Sun, Mar 22, 2015 at 8:55 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes

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