1991 W201 190E 2.6 Trailer Hitch Questions - Mercedes-Benz Forum

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-18-2010, 06:56 AM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Junior Member
 
Date registered: Aug 2010
Posts: 5
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
1991 W201 190E 2.6 Trailer Hitch Questions

I am looking to put a hitch and wire harness in my baby to tow around a small utility trailer. I can get one on the net for about $200 + wiring harness. It looks like a straight forward installation as far as the hitch goes but I can't find any info on bumper removal or wiring harness connection. Can anyone point me in the right direction? Thanks!
Francis61 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 09-18-2010, 12:36 PM
Premium Member
 
roncor's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jan 2005
Vehicle: '91 420 SEL, '80 240D, '87 560 SL, '93 190E Sportline, '70 300 SEL 6.3
Location: SW Florida
Posts: 1,525
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Quoted: 36 Post(s)
Premium Member
Here is a post from the W201 section on how to remove the rear bumper:

http://www.benzworld.org/forums/w201...r-bumpers.html

As far as wiring harness connection, I doubt if this has been performed on this type of vehicle, because the towing capacity would be minimal. If a local trailer hitch company would attempt this procedure, let them wire it up for you. Better yet, let them quote and install this for you. Hopefully, you will be towing two bicycles!!

Last edited by roncor; 09-18-2010 at 12:43 PM.
roncor is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

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

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

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

Password:


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

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











  • 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
    FS: 1991 190e 2.6 w201 93sportlinedriver For Sale/Wanted/Trade/Giveaway 1 11-09-2008 12:05 AM
    Factory Trailer Hitch Questions AndyFracica W164 M-Class 16 01-05-2007 09:40 PM
    WTB: W201 trailer hitch 190_2.6 For Sale/Wanted/Trade/Giveaway 1 11-24-2005 06:23 PM
    Trailer Hitch Questions ajoykumar General Mercedes-Benz 2 05-13-2005 03:39 PM
    Trailer hitch questions donho W163 M-Class 28 10-08-2004 04:00 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

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