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  1. at which temperature ac compressor will not kick in?

    W140 S-Class
    Yes, per Introduction into Service Manual, needs to be above 3°C ambient for AC compressor to engage.
  2. Mercedes Kühl Box, Cool Box

    W140 S-Class
    WIS has installation instruction, but it requires drilling into the trunk floor, cutting insulation and carpet. I would not do it.
  3. Performance gain from removing MAF screens?

    W140 S-Class
    According to Mercedes MAF description the screen is there to rectify turbulence and to ensure that hot wire is exposed to a uniform air flow.
  4. FS: some W163 accessories

    For Sale/Wanted/Trade/Giveaway
    Please see them here:
  5. ML gone

    W163 M-Class
    ML cross bars, if any interest I'll take them down from the shelf for more pictures. $150 OBO + shipping Mike
  6. Flywheel problem. Need help.

    W140 S-Class
    Because the are related :) M119 should have similar opening to access torque converter bolts.
  7. Flywheel problem. Need help.

    W140 S-Class
    That picture shows M120 engine
  8. ML gone

    W163 M-Class
    Sorry, $200 would not do it. Mike
  9. ML gone

    W163 M-Class
    All parts are still available. Roof cross bars, Mercedes OEM wood leather steering wheel, rear seat cover, original interior mirror, Hella HID Bi-Xenon headlights from later W163 with harnesses, transfer case motor, MB OEM tow connector harness etc. Here are pictures of the headlights and...
  10. steel sunroof to glass moonroof swap info

    W140 S-Class
    I've done it and it did not require removal of the headliner. Mercedes had a work instruction for this retrofit. Read this thread, it has all parts listed.
  11. Bose Amp battery drain

    W140 S-Class
    The trigger for Bose amp is not the same as for power antenna. It is not coming from the head unit but from the tuner/amplifier in the trunk, the single wire with fast-on connector.
  12. S600 Lambda duty cycles

    W140 S-Class
    Actually V12 is two I6 with common crankshaft. It does have 2 of everything.
  13. S600 Lambda duty cycles

    W140 S-Class
    LH computer needs very long time and mileage to re-adapt mixture. If you just replaced defective boot on a spark plug give it some time and check again. Even better, if you had access to Mercedes scanner check adaptation values and see if any were at the limit. It should trigger CEL, but your...
  14. Rear lower arms, bushings

    W140 S-Class
    The bushings in the rear mounts of the front lower control arms are hydraulic and can't be pressed from the end. They have to be driven in by pressing on the lip and require a special tool. Google W140 front bushings tool, you will see what I'm talking about.
  15. Part Number Needed

    W140 S-Class
    I guess. Here is ebay item with picture Genuine Front LH Door Paneling Seal for Mercedes A 140 720 03 78 | eBay