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    small window hard top

    Very high quality DB 534 red paint, new window, head liner is intact, needs re-chroming and new seals. Never been on a car since the repaint. Easy respray to your color. Best reasonable offer. call...
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    Re: 1207 Service Manual and Supplement

    I believe I have all three.
    Jim Mitchell
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    Re: Hardtop for 1960 190SL

    Sent you a private message.
    Jim
  4. Re: Solex Butterfly Removal [Solex Rebuild/Lesson]

    On my last go round I had success using a well fitting flat screw driver blade in an electric drill, in reverse of course. By applying some pressure on the crews and quickly stabbing the trigger...
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    Re: SAMCO Classic hoses

    My 190 also had an S shaped upper hose and the motor mounts were good. I have been told that this was not normal but with no explanation as to why the S was necessary. The inlet and outlet did not...
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    Re: Ring gear wear pattern

    Greg,
    There are some photos and maybe a video in this link that address your question about ring gear wear pattern.
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    Sticky: Re: Post a picture(s) of your 190 SL

    Greg,
    Great photos, keep them coming. Who's the skinny guy standing between the two cars?
    Jim
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    Re: Retorquing Head

    What does it feel like to be under torqued?
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    Re: Ball valve Solex 44 PHH

    A note of caution, the ball in that valve disappears very easily and is virtually invisible on a concrete floor.
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    Re: Cannes 12 - more pics

    The top right shot of the bay and boats is an almost exact duplicate of a black and white photo my father took home with him after visiting there in late 1945, post VE day.
  11. Re: Contact plate, turn signal, 13" trim ring

    Joe,
    I have two 13" 190 SL trim rings that have been stripped to bare metal. One is in excellent re-chromable condition, the other has a small dent and some minor scratches that would need work...
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    Re: Shift Linkage Bushings

    I was able to solve this problem by leaving out the wave washer w/o grease( I remember only one of them).
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    Updated Misc. 190 SL parts list

    See the link and the attachment for photos and also a price and description list of miscellaneous parts available from my project to yours. Reasonable offers will be considered. The preferred pay...
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    Re: Overheating issues, at idle

    With similar circumstances a replacement radiator cap solved my problem for a cost of $8.
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    Re: Rear reflectors

    Peter.
    I have a pair of new Ulonite 135s with body mountings that are slightly larger tahan the 105s. They are seen with bumper mounts on some 190 SLs as well as some Gullwings. If interested,...
  16. Re: Quick question - where do you find rear reflectors?

    I have a pair of new body mount reflectors that are for sale. They are not correct for the 190 SL are close and I have seen them on 190s and with a bumper mount on Gullwings. If interested contact me...
  17. Thread: jack rack

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    Re: jack rack

    Greg,
    That distance on my car is 8-7/8th, essentially the same. It looks like there is plenty of leeway since the jack itself is about 24 inches top to bottom with room to spare in placing it into...
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    Re: 190sl 1955 Serial Number 2

    The carburetor in the photo looks to be a die cast version, could it be correct for this early car?
  19. Re: 1957 Official Mercedes Benz Accesories brochure: ORIGINAL!!!

    That was my first thought, but why offer both white wall tires and ornamental rings, for cost savings? The full catalog above does show a photo with both options. I think they used to be called porta...
  20. Re: 1957 Official Mercedes Benz Accesories brochure: ORIGINAL!!!

    Will someone explain option #7 on the list: "ornamental rubber ring for tires"?
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    Re: Valve cover leak

    Any reason why this technique could not be used to "machine"/flatten both ends of the Solex carbs?
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    Re: Wanted used restorable

    Both were seen on Ebay recently.
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    key blanks

    Try www.keytrader.co.uk. I recently found Neiman key blanks there that resemble some of the originals that have been shown here in the forum with a rounded head. Their keys # NE15 fit my 1960 with...
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    Carbs

    The carbs look like the early Solex sandcast version
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    Hose clamps

    They occasionally show up on Ebay, but haven't seen them lately. SL Auto Haus may have them(www.190slparts.com) or you can try The Classic Center(www.classicparts@mbusa.com)
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