Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Yes. "BBB" on the new mount = Better Business Bureau? -- Max Dillon Charleston SC '87 300TD '95 E300 On September 5, 2015 12:03:45 PM EDT, Dan Penoff via Mercedes wrote: >Thanks, Wilton. > >Think the mounts were collapsed? >

Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Sharpie marks with anything I replace on the car with the mileage and date, when space permits. If you pul a filter on one of my cars it will have the mileage it was installed at and the date. And it gets entered in the database with date, time, cost and part information. Example from the

Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:40:27 -0400 Dan Penoff via Mercedes wrote: > I add to it with the mileage of the car…. Interesting idea! Craig ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To

Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Sat, 05 Sep 2015 10:40:37 -0400 Dan Penoff via Mercedes wrote: > Just finished this job, second time I’ve done it, first time was on the > S500 coupe, this time on the 1994 S420. > > I bought the special offset wrench for removing the top mount bolt, as > it’s buried

Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
I’ve seen all sorts of letters on Lemforder stuff. I can only suspect that it’s a QC think, maybe the inspector that checks it before it goes out the door? I add to it with the mileage of the car…. Dan > On Sep 5, 2015, at 1:20 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes > wrote: >

Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
The lumbar bladder, NOT the orthopedic one that has like 5 different sections, is a piece of cake to replace. You can do it through the back cover, which comes off with a couple of screws at the bottom and then just pulling down to remove it. With the back cover off you can see the old one.

Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Thanks, Wilton. Think the mounts were collapsed? https://www.dropbox.com/s/55y7cu2l0ymwlof/IMG_0846.jpg?dl=0 Dan > On Sep 5, 2015, at 11:45 AM, WILTON via Mercedes > wrote: > > ATTABOY! > > Wilton ___ http://www.okiebenz.com

Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread WILTON via Mercedes
ATTABOY! Wilton - Original Message - From: "Dan Penoff via Mercedes" To: "Okie Benz" Cc: "Dan Penoff" Sent: Saturday, September 05, 2015 10:46 AM Subject: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts Just finished this job,

Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
What's the deal with the seat bladders? I think I have leaking ones on mine. How hard are they to replace? Sent from my iPhone > On Sep 5, 2015, at 10:06 AM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes > wrote: > > Thanks! > > I hoping to put an end to the pneumatic issues that I have

Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Sat, 05 Sep 2015 11:06:14 -0400 Dan Penoff via Mercedes wrote: > Thanks! You are welcome. > I hoping to put an end to the pneumatic issues that I have discovered > that appear to have plagued this car for years. > > There is a vacuum distribution block in

Re: [MBZ] Replacing W140 Motor Mounts

2015-09-05 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Thanks! I hoping to put an end to the pneumatic issues that I have discovered that appear to have plagued this car for years. I spent a while studying all of the records last night, including the complete history from the MB dealership where it was purchased and maintained for the first ten