1964 heater core TRAUMA HELP!!! - Mercedes-Benz Forum

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-08-2007, 07:18 PM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Junior Member
Date registered: Mar 2006
Vehicle: 1981 230 G
Posts: 31
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
1964 heater core TRAUMA HELP!!!


i was trying to figure why my left air controls worked and the drivers side did not. as i kept chasing the problem, i found that the valve for the drivers side was frozen. i lubed it for several days and tried to force it tonight. bad idea.

the valve broke, coolant everywhere.

i took off the cover of the air box and can see both heater cores, the fan, etc.

i cannot figure how to remove core and valve, or how to remove box all together.

i will try and locate a service manual, but i am in a real jam!
any thoughts??

btw, when trying to empty the radiator, the draincock bolt busted off as well. at least that should not be too much of a fix as i should be able and take it to a rad shop for repair.

also, the scariest of all questions..... any sources for heater cores and valves, etc??


sluggoG is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-08-2007, 09:42 PM
BenzWorld Senior Member
Date registered: May 2007
Vehicle: 64' 220SEc, 72' 300SEL 6.3, lots of parts
Location: San Diego/Spring Valley
Posts: 512
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Heater Box

Been on that job once, or twice.
Minor trauma, sorta easy job.
Get the correct hoses and clamps when assembl.
So, I have saved two of those from the crusher.
And would sell one, (only need one spare)
Brian O
bostosh is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > Vintage 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
Heater Core ?? StarGazer W201 190-Class 5 10-28-2008 05:14 AM
Heater Core trauma mdelfunt W210 E-Class 11 12-19-2006 03:50 PM
Heater Core? Baby_Benzo W201 190-Class 3 07-23-2006 11:18 AM
Heater core Ormondron W201 190-Class 7 01-24-2006 08:55 PM
heater core willieg W124 E,CE,D,TD Class 2 08-14-2004 07:28 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