Re: [MBZ] Transmission Toast?

2015-06-06 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
I agree, but getting out the pedal set was a royal pain. I am not sure I can contort enough to get the new pedal set in. The rest of it is pretty straightforward. One other thing I am considering is a 82-83 trans with the big box doohicky that sits on the side between the IP and the

Re: [MBZ] Transmission Toast?

2015-06-06 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
I've never heard that. I would have a machine shop match-balance the old driven plate to the new flywheel, be sure to mark clock orientation on crank, old plate and new flywheel. -- Max Dillon Charleston SC '87 300TD '95 E300 On June 6, 2015 8:38:23 AM EDT, Curly McLain via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] Transmission Toast?

2015-06-06 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Sat, 06 Jun 2015 08:57:52 -0400 Max Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I've never heard that. I would have a machine shop match-balance the old driven plate to the new flywheel, be sure to mark clock orientation on crank, old plate and new flywheel. Max is correct. The shop

Re: [MBZ] Transmission Toast?

2015-06-06 Thread fmiser via Mercedes
Curly wrote: I guess it is about time to get out the 4 speed and do the manual conversion. That's my idea of how to repair an automatic transmission! I've never actually done it, though... If I remember correctly, the 240D flywheel is balanced separately from the shaft, so all I need to

Re: [MBZ] Transmission Toast?

2015-06-06 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I have 1 more complete 4 speed manny parts car Sent from my iPhone On Jun 6, 2015, at 10:43 AM, fmiser via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Curly wrote: I guess it is about time to get out the 4 speed and do the manual conversion. That's my idea of how to repair an automatic

Re: [MBZ] Transmission Toast

2007-09-18 Thread Scott Ritchey
Rusty's Bosch reman alternators are also way good in my experience. Scott Ritchey -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of LarryT Sent: Monday, September 17, 2007 8:12 PM To: Mercedes Discussion List Subject: Re: [MBZ] Transmission Toast Rusty

Re: [MBZ] Transmission Toast

2007-09-17 Thread LarryT
Rusty wrote:rebuilder pays the freight and 8 hours labor on his transmissions. Of course I have only had 3 warranties in 32 years Wow Rusty!! That's something you should really advertise! It's *very* rare to get that kind of service from rebuilt *anything* ! Should splash it across your home