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    Re: Best place to sell a 190SL

    A great presentation on BAT (think 150 pictures or more showing every detail and videos of driving and running) can net some great results. They allow reserves, but may be in conflict with what you...
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    Re: "SA" 5-digit Option Codes - Help Needed

    Did you look in the TECH INFO tab above?
  3. Re: why does my 190 sl have a trailer hitch on it ? was this a factory option ?

    In the 19004 options manual a trailer hitch is available for a 190 SL. How is that mounted?
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    Re: Engine bay paint

    I like Duplicolor Engine Enamel semi-gloss black found in big box auto stores
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    Re: 123 Ignition: Pre-set or Programmable?

    It's the whole distributor.
    https://123ignitionusa.com/for-mercedes-with-4-cyl-engines-no-vacuum-merc-4-r/

    https://123ignitionusa.com/mercedes-4-cylinder-tune-4-r-v-m-programable-blue-tooth/
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  6. Thread: Santa Fe

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    Re: Santa Fe

    It was a great convention and locale. Too bad you missed the drive to Alamosa, spectacular. Many thanks to Bill and Cheri for hosting a great time with a wide variety of interests to explore.
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    Re: Throttle shaft control rod bearing?

    With the right tools and strategy it's a 15 min. job, 30 max. If the shaft is on the car, take out bolt securing that ear of the carb. Raise the throttle shaft to clear the bolt hole. Replace the...
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    Re: Throttle shaft control rod bearing?

    I had the same problem and a very esteemed member of the club, Walt Puryear, handed me the solution. Put a tap into the bearing just enough bite to get a good grip. Then, using a long drift, tap...
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    Re: My SL see's daylight

    Looks great Bill. More pics!
  10. Re: Is MSD Multi-Spark Ignition and 123 Distributor a recommended combination?

    my understanding of the issue is that if a cup of water will put out the flame of a match, is a gallon of water better? Apparently you get a stronger spark with MSD, but is it a benefit?
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    Re: what is the carbie setup in the 190sl ?

    If that's how you feel about the car now, you should dump it and cut your losses.
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    Re: How do you adjust the seat back adjusters?

    They just flip toward the center or away so the seat back arm rests higher or lower.
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    Re: Leather Dye-Interior

    Pictures?
  14. Re: Red leather below soft top (when top is folded down)

    Gahh
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    Re: Carburator bolts and gasket

    Wouldn't flat stock of proper dimension with two tapped holes do the job too and be a bit easier to fabricate?
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    Re: Carburator bolts and gasket

    Maybe Ellis could do it in quantity?
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    Re: Carburator bolts and gasket

    Now, why didn't MB think of that? I think I see a new club store item.
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    Re: Does anyone remember this post...

    If you look at Sonoma conventions in PICTURES above I think you'll see the car. Dave Nowak was the owner, I believe and it was shown at Amelia too.
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    Re: Do It Yourself Carpeting

    here are some pics from original that may help. The leather's so shiny because leatherique treatment was on it.
  20. Re: Are Big and Small Window Headliners the same?

    The small window original hardtop I had experience with was a wool doeskin. Beautiful and great feeling inside the car.
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    Re: Barrett-Jackson Auction Results

    Yes, that's where prices are. Estimates from the top houses too optimistic. Prices are higher than they were recently though, after crashing from their highs. Supply caught up with the demand and...
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    Re: Time to "wake up" my SL

    the ones I've seen pretty much all look like this. Well, not as clean!
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    Re: Time to "wake up" my SL

    If I recall, those rear bolts leave play of about 5mm
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    Re: Flasher relais/ blinker transmitter

    Doesn't look like it mounts the same with the tab to the side.
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    Re: Flasher relais/ blinker transmitter

    blinker
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