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I have a 1993 500SL with low miles. Changed tires, checked the rims and still have a vib. At all speeds. Where do I look to fix this prob.?
 

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I have a 1993 500SL with low miles. Changed tires, checked the rims and still have a vib. At all speeds. Where do I look to fix this prob.?
Low miles, maybe but 20+ year old rubber everywhere it's not been replaced. I would start with the drive discs (flex discs), located at the end of the driveshaft.

Couldn't post up a pic. Looky here:

https://www.google.com/search?q=mercedes+500sl+felx+discs&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a&um=1&ie=UTF-8&hl=en&tbm=isch&source=og&sa=N&tab=wi&ei=1kMtUL-hBceX6QHi_YCYDg&biw=1280&bih=894&sei=2kMtUOPYO4eT6wGh5YDgCQ

Then I'd start at the bushings in the front end, and tie rod ends.
 

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Post this in the R129SL class forum and one those guys will know what's wrong with it.
 
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