17" new are nearly twice the price of 16", tires applications are less, ride quality less, etc, etc.
I just couldnt justify spending $1500+ on new tires/wheels on a car only worth 5 g's or so. I went ahead and bought some 16" 8 hole wheels/tires from tire rack for $890 shipped and it does very well for the car making it appear that its of a 94-95 model. Some guys talk of buying used on this forum and im not opposed to that as long as they are perfect condition. Do they have to be amg for your son to appreciate them? If you can suggest not spending the extra $, invest it for him and im sure he will be much happier not having amg wheels after the investment pays off and hes already hot after another car a year or two from now. My .02 Good luck, BC
I'm a newbie .. Please be gentle..
Some background of the car
Mercedes Benz W124 260E (1992) Right-hand drive
Purchased 1+ yrs ago
I'm a newbie. So far I have done these (DIY):
1. New tyres + balancing + alignment (shop)
2. Axle gear / Final drive oil...
On a 1991 300E with a 3.0 motor, what would be the correct oil?
I've always used Mobil 1 0W40, is this advisable being that I live in Miami Beach where temps rarely get into the 50s?
Is Rotella 15W40 too thick for this motor?
Thanks in advance.
I have a newly acquired 1995 Cabriolet. Great car with a top problem i just cant find..... PO had removed all cylinders for rebuild. He indicated that the top worked until he reinstalled the cylinders. Here is what happens....
Unlatch the front,push top back, red light is on. The rear...
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