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Hello From Australia

Joined because looking for info But have 1985 w123 230e and 2000 w210 e200k and love Mercedes what i need to know is why I have oily scum in my header tank on my 2000 w210 e200k have done head check all ok no sign of water on filler cap no sign on on auto oil ?? have a problem with MAF sensor fouling with oil told by MB tech after paid to wipe engine check light that problem is caused by crankcase breather connections on inlet manfold carbon up ??
I am a retired Mechanic with memory problems Send me questions on my model Mercs and see if I can help but first can some one help me before I spend Lots to find out why???
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Welcome to Benzworld, Check the colour of your transmission fluid, if it is a milky colour then the radiator is busted, and transmission oil is mixing with coolant as the transmission cooler is part of the radiator.

Change all your breather pipes as well.


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