Throttle Body for 1988 300CE - Mercedes-Benz Forum

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-12-2011, 06:46 PM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Junior Member
Date registered: Oct 2011
Posts: 7
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Throttle Body for 1988 300CE

I believe the throttle body in my 300CE is about to go out, if it hasn't already, because the car has been idling really high lately. Anyway, I was wondering would a throttle body from a 300D (Diesel) work as a good replacement? Also, I have yet to try some injector cleaner. Does anyone think this would be worth a try, especially before I go out and get a new throttle body?
Benz_300CE is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-13-2011, 03:00 AM
Outstanding Contributor
eric242340's Avatar
Date registered: May 2007
Vehicle: Zotye Auto 1.5T T600 2016
Location: The wild west of the Far East
Posts: 52,075
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Quoted: 283 Post(s)
Welcome to Benzworld. Please complete your profile as this will help members give you the most accurate answer to your questions. Location is also important when we need to help you find parts etc. This forum is for introductions only and all questions should be posted on the appropriate sub forum for your car.

To edit your profile simply click on quick links “edit profile” (quick links is top Right of the page)

At the bottom of the page you will find forum jump, click on this and view all the available sub forums and there you will find the technical forum for your car.

For FAQ see the Benzworld help section here:
BenzWorld Help - - Mercedes-Benz Discussion Forum
Benzworld help is for general enquires and all technical questions should be posted on the specific forum for your car. If you are not sure which forum it should be on then please ask me and I will give you a link.



"I am enclosing two tickets to the first night of my new play; bring a friend, if you have one."
- George Bernard Shaw to Winston Churchill.

"Cannot possibly attend first night, will attend second ... if there is one."
- Winston Churchill, in response.
eric242340 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:


  • 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
    Electrronic Throttle Actuator (ETA) or Throttle Body 1993MBZ500SL R129 SL-Class 23 11-17-2014 10:59 AM
    95' C280 Throttle Actuator/Throttle Body removal? FRANKTHETANK W202 C-Class 5 10-19-2013 01:12 PM
    Will A diff from a 1993 300CE convertible fit in a 1988 300CE? SChalmers W124 E,CE,D,TD Class 41 07-04-2011 08:44 AM
    Full throttle on C36 AMG doesn't open throttle body 100%? JMPhotography W202 C36 AMG, C43 AMG 13 11-29-2010 03:28 AM
    Need 1988 300CE Lower Body Moulding 1988_300CE For Sale/Wanted/Trade/Giveaway 0 10-08-2009 01:04 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