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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-05-2011, 04:26 AM Thread Starter
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Which compensator spring (W108)

I need to replace the hydro-compensator on my 67 250SE.
From what I've read here, there are different MB springs with different tensions.
It sounds like I want to use the softer spring to prevent it from bowing the tires out.That MB part# is 1103290401, but I can't find it in a kit (with the bracket).
Germanstar lists the stiffer spring: 1103290401 in a kit.
I've seen Febi kits (L7065-22375), but I can't tell which spring that would be.

What have others done?
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I bought a kit from German star and it works just fine.
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There are two kits, one for sedans and one for 230SL.

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