Engine noise question--in my Jeep. - Page 4 - Mercedes-Benz Forum

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #31 of 40 (permalink) Old 01-19-2009, 05:52 PM
Brentwood MB
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Mentioned: Post(s)
Quoted: Post(s)
Post

Oh! Here we go again, fishing in Japan no less.
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #32 of 40 (permalink) Old 01-19-2009, 05:52 PM
Moderator
 
gerkebi's Avatar
 
Date registered: Oct 2005
Vehicle: 107, 115, 116, 123, 124, 126
Location: E-I-E-I-Ohio
Posts: 5,920
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Forget that goddam fuckin' piece of shit jeep and get the hell out.
gerkebi is offline  
post #33 of 40 (permalink) Old 01-20-2009, 04:43 PM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Member
 
whkento's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jan 2008
Vehicle: '08 C 300 Avantgarde Sport, '07 Jeep Grand Cherokee Ltd, '02 CLK 200 Kompressor Avantgarde
Location: Japan
Posts: 191
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Okay, as promised, I went home and revved the engine while in park. I couldn't hear the noise at all. As previously suggested, I'm beginning to suspect something in the drive train...

I'd like to say thank you to those of you who have provided helpful information and opinions.

For the rest of ya', I got nothin'.
whkento is offline  
post #34 of 40 (permalink) Old 01-20-2009, 04:57 PM
Surely A Large Human
 
Qubes's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jun 2006
Vehicle: '08 C219
Location: Between Earth and Mars
Posts: 34,252
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 493 Post(s)
Lifetime Premium Member
Wait. You have a Jeep, in Japan.

You're double-fucked with a happy smile.
Qubes is offline  
post #35 of 40 (permalink) Old 01-20-2009, 05:00 PM
~BANNED~
 
Date registered: Aug 2002
Posts: 41,649
Mentioned: 6 Post(s)
Quoted: 1761 Post(s)
^Forgive QBNCGR, his butt plug is lost. If there is another Jeep dealer, or if you can talk to the actual mechanic, that would be your best bet. I presume the Jeep is still under warranty.
Shane is offline  
post #36 of 40 (permalink) Old 01-20-2009, 05:04 PM
Surely A Large Human
 
Qubes's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jun 2006
Vehicle: '08 C219
Location: Between Earth and Mars
Posts: 34,252
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 493 Post(s)
Lifetime Premium Member
^ Lost? You turned the goddamn thing into a popsicle.
Qubes is offline  
post #37 of 40 (permalink) Old 01-20-2009, 05:08 PM
~BANNED~
 
Date registered: Aug 2002
Posts: 41,649
Mentioned: 6 Post(s)
Quoted: 1761 Post(s)
I still have the bill for the gerbil you never returned. So?
Shane is offline  
post #38 of 40 (permalink) Old 01-20-2009, 05:12 PM
Surely A Large Human
 
Qubes's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jun 2006
Vehicle: '08 C219
Location: Between Earth and Mars
Posts: 34,252
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 493 Post(s)
Lifetime Premium Member
You had a friend making Laotian sausage (you called it tube-gerbil for some reason), I said I'd try some. I never expected you to send me a fucking cardboard tube and a gerbil, in a shrink-wrapped box, via ground. What do you want me to do with a dead gerbil, ship it back?
Qubes is offline  
post #39 of 40 (permalink) Old 01-21-2009, 04:44 PM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Member
 
whkento's Avatar
 
Date registered: Jan 2008
Vehicle: '08 C 300 Avantgarde Sport, '07 Jeep Grand Cherokee Ltd, '02 CLK 200 Kompressor Avantgarde
Location: Japan
Posts: 191
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
LOL! You guys are cracking me up.

Shane, yes, it's still under warranty. Approaching two years from date of purchase and only 15,500 km driven. Whatever they end up doing, it'll be on their dime. I just hope their loaner car isn't a tiny little POS. btw, since they don't keep many parts in stock, they have to order everything from the states. Judging from how long they took to get the back gate lifter arms, I'm guessing they ship them strapped to a penguin and route it through Antarctica.
whkento is offline  
post #40 of 40 (permalink) Old 01-21-2009, 04:48 PM
DP
Moderator
 
DP's Avatar
 
Date registered: Aug 2002
Vehicle: 190E, 400E, SLK350
Location: Chesapeak Bay
Posts: 64,125
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Quoted: 991 Post(s)
Lifetime Premium Member
Quote:
Originally Posted by whkento View Post
LOL! You guys are cracking me up.

Shane, yes, it's still under warranty. Approaching two years from date of purchase and only 15,500 km driven. Whatever they end up doing, it'll be on their dime. I just hope their loaner car isn't a tiny little POS. btw, since they don't keep many parts in stock, they have to order everything from the states. Judging from how long they took to get the back gate lifter arms, I'm guessing they ship them strapped to a penguin and route it through Antarctica.
I betya if you took the guys at the dealership for some saki and some geisha action you will get everything done in no time. Work it work it
DP is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > Off-Topic

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
    SL500 Engine Noise Question tankrr R129 SL-Class 29 03-15-2016 02:55 AM
    Road Noise/Engine Noise..PROBLEM FOUND Satch0922 W210 E-Class 25 08-06-2015 02:53 PM
    JEEP CJ6 PROJECT, MOG 421 suspension travel & engine swap options. Frank-cj421 Unimog 5 05-14-2007 02:03 AM
    Engine noise question/Second opinion (long, sorry) b320 R170 SLK-Class 8 06-16-2006 07:59 AM
    MB newbie engine noise question Dave W163 M-Class 7 11-10-2002 11:02 AM

    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