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  1. Fast960
    07-18-2014 09:26 AM - permalink
    Fast960
    Hello Poundy and thank-you for receiving my friendship request Many Cheers, David
  2. Don 300CE
    04-30-2014 12:29 PM - permalink
    Don 300CE
    I like your AMG wheel, would you be able to have it's name or part number. Thanks Don 300CE
  3. Poundy
    02-08-2014 10:22 PM - permalink
    Poundy
    Hi Scott,
    When I did my transmission change the level showed about an inch above the full mark. I had some clear plastic pipe and fed it down the dipstick hole, I then put my finger over the top hole of the pipe pulled it out a few times and emptied it. In all fairness when the level had fallen below the max line to bring it into spec I had taken less than 100ml out. Didn't seem much of an overfill to me for a 9 litre capacity, but MB say not to overfill so I just did it, may have been a different approach if I knew it was going to be leaking out.
    Norman
  4. scottejupiter
    02-08-2014 06:11 PM - permalink
    scottejupiter
    Norman,

    Could you do me a favor and look at this post about transmission fluid.

    http://www.benzworld.org/forums/r129...ml#post7701793

    I really appreciate your advice.

    Thanks,
    Scott
  5. jimdollar
    08-18-2013 04:04 AM - permalink
    jimdollar
    Thanks a lot for that my friend, I have not removed the console before, just got the car last week, I watched the video on youtube and it looks ok to do once I get the radio removal tools and the cluster removal tools, car is quite good but there 4 or 5 dash bulbs out and that annoys me lol, many thanks, Jim.
  6. jimdollar
    08-17-2013 03:55 AM - permalink
    jimdollar
    hi there, can you remember where you found the article about changing the bulb on a 92 SL gearbox selector? Mine is also a 92 and needs renewed ,thanks, Jim.
  7. ArcticDweller
    03-12-2013 09:15 AM - permalink
    ArcticDweller
    Hello Norman:

    Do you know of a scan tool that can read and reset the SRS light on a 1995 SL500, other than the M-B SDS tool?

    Thanks, Arctic
  8. Poundy
    02-02-2013 01:22 AM - permalink
    Poundy
    Hi Arctic,
    Mine is Atlas Grey (Matt) Metallic 7181

    If you go to the colour link I posted on your thread. Click on colour then put in your year, then Mercedes. Scroll down to Two tone colours until you find your top colour 040 it will show the bottom colour which appears correct as 7700.
    It is worthwhile book marking this site or printing the colours off for future reference

    Regards
    Norman
  9. ArcticDweller
    02-01-2013 09:45 PM - permalink
    ArcticDweller
    Hi Poundy:

    On that beautiful 1992 500SL of yours, with the two-tone color scheme, can you confirm that the bumper/skirt color is:

    Alto Grey (matt) Metallic, Color CODE 7700?

    I have the same lower color with my Black (Code 040) 1995 SL500.

    Thanks, and May God Bless, Arctic
  10. Poundy
    02-04-2011 01:24 PM - permalink
    Poundy
    Thank Klaus I would appreciate that

    Norman

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  • About Poundy
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    1992 500sl Pano, 1999 CBR 1100XXxx Super BlackBird "The Beast", Jaguar X Type
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10-21-2014
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10-20-2014
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10-19-2014
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10-18-2014
11:51 PM - Richard F quoted Poundy in post Reading codes
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10-16-2014
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10-14-2014
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10-13-2014
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    1978 Toyota BJ40 Landcruiser Diesel
    1978 Toyota BJ40 Landcruiser Diesel
    1992 Mercedes-Benz 500SL
    1992 Mercedes-Benz 500SL
    1999 Honda CBR1100xx SuperBlackbird
    1999 Honda CBR1100xx SuperBlackbird
    2003 Jaguar X-Type
    2003 Jaguar X-Type
 
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