Bringing my car in this week for inspection. Guy warned me that he won’t pass it again with cracked fog lights, so a year later and I finally got around to changing them.
Fitting is seized to the line so it will not swivel. What should have been a simple rotor and pad swap has turned into a multi-day headache.
So when I bought the M37 truck my wife was a bit unhinged about me having four cars. She said oh you can have three, so I was thinking about it for a bit and then in my desire to maybe save some money and please her I put a Craigslist ad up to test the waters. Wow I got five people that day, a mechanic responded and…
The roar of 62ish horsepower.
I’ve come across an obsolete part for my 240D.
Be careful of how hard you close your doors in near 0° weather.
Trying out different things with the camera.
In this second installment of Sounds of Things I own we listen to all the various noises made by the Mercedes-Benz 240D. Enjoy.
Spent all day working on it, did oil, battery, coolant, adjusted a bunch of minor shit, and now it runs and drives. Next step is to get the title sorted out - have to deal with a bonded title, but apparently that is pretty easy in Texas. Once I have that I’ll put some serious work into it, it badly needs brakes and a…
I was walking my dog near the ferry terminal today, he likes to look at the pond they have with turtles and koi, he’s scared of the koi. I was wearing my Kimi Ferrari shirt, actually older shirt from when he was champion with them, it’s an all blue Finnish flag shirt and only a small Ferrari emblem, I can’t wear all…
Got the car back a few weeks ago from bodywork guy. My attempts at repairing the floor a few years ago did indeed not hold up.
W123 in the USA...
does this have to 9 hours away from me?
Took the 240D out for a good ride the other day. Stopped and took some pictures along the way.
Went to get coffee and when I got back in the car there was no power. Hmmmmm.