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1981 Mercedes-Benz 240 Series 240D Sedan Base

1981 Mercedes-Benz 240 Series 240D Sedan
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What is the thumping noise I hear in the back of the car.
After the car is driven for about an hour there is a thumping noise in the rear end of the car. It doesn't sound like metal to metal or a gear. It only shows up after the car warms...
Asked by Richard O November 17, 2013, 8:57 am 1 reply
it will not shut off win i turn it off. its my roomates. he wants 2 no about the fuel system
they found 1 wire n connected it but it was just the seatbelt. do you have any ideas besides maybe the ignition itself?
Asked by Richard P April 16, 2013, 9:24 am 1 reply
what is the avg $ wheel alignment
`hangs to the left
Asked by Charles S May 5, 2012, 6:57 pm 1 reply
if the reverse is strong but slips in drive could it be the vacume modulator
Transmission vacuum reverse and drive
Asked by Marvin W September 12, 2011, 8:55 pm 1 reply
if the reverse is strong but slips in drive could it be the vacume modulator
Transmission vacuum
Asked by Marvin W September 12, 2011, 8:53 pm 1 reply
i am thinking of bying a 240d year 1983 what should i look out for
just buying and wondering
Asked by Marvin W September 11, 2011, 11:24 am 1 reply
is there an override to the vacumm dor and trunk lock system?
I am driving a borrowed '75 240d,the trunk opened ok ONCE and I can't open it again.One rear also doesn't open either. Thank you for help.. psuthe6847@aol.com
Asked by Parker S June 10, 2011, 12:53 pm 1 reply
Fuel injector pump has been replace but the timing is off. HOw can remedy the situation
How can I remedy the situation where I have replace the injector and the car is still not getting gas?
Asked by Leroy M December 13, 2010, 8:03 am 1 reply
wont speed up after 45 mph
Ichange air filter an disel filter and still not going over 45 insted asoon a step onit slows down there are not air leaks on lines please help this is a diesel car
Asked by Gerardo G August 25, 2010, 8:45 am 1 reply
car does'nt go over 45 miles
transmitions is good engine is exellent car takes off but as soon as it reachs 45milles on freeway and i step on to go to hight speed car insted of going fast start slowing down ca...
Asked by Gerardo G June 19, 2010, 9:58 pm 3 replies
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