1987 Mercedes 300E A/C Problem - Mercedes-Benz Forum

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-21-2009, 07:39 AM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Junior Member
Date registered: May 2005
Posts: 7
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
1987 Mercedes 300E A/C Problem

I have a 1987 Mercedes 300E. The air conditioner compressor shuts off without warning and sometimes won't come on at all. There is now power to the compressor when this happens. What would cause the power to the compressor to just stop? When the compressor is running it works great. Can anyone advise me on how to resolve this problem? Thanks
tradincars is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-21-2009, 09:59 AM
BenzWorld Member
stox's Avatar
Date registered: Dec 2004
Vehicle: 1996 C36, 1995 S500 Coupe, 1985 190E 2.3
Location: Westmont, Illinois
Posts: 301
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Send a message via Yahoo to stox
The first thing to do is check the pressure in the A/C. The system will shut off the compressor if the pressure is too low. It may be time to top off your freon charge.
stox is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > General Mercedes-Benz

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
1987 300E Headlight problem cmcginnis General Mercedes-Benz 0 10-06-2008 05:57 AM
Need Help quickly on 1987 Mercedes 300E jbleaux W124 E,CE,D,TD Class 0 10-07-2005 09:16 PM
mercedes 300e 1987 wheels cgowoody General Mercedes-Benz 0 02-16-2005 11:47 AM
1987 Mercedes 300E cgowoody General Mercedes-Benz 1 01-28-2005 08:11 PM
1987 300E AC Problem Guest (MBNZ) W124 E,CE,D,TD Class 3 04-30-2002 07:42 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Title goes here

video goes here
description goes here. Read Full Story
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome