[V8] Yikes...it's a total rebuild...
kentmclean at comcast.net
Mon Nov 16 14:52:01 PST 2009
Brian K. Ullrich wrote:
> Unexpected was the sub-frame mounts on the driver's side. Totally shot. In
> fact, the rear one is so bad that the upper part of the bushing appears to
> be completely gone. And the driveshaft center support is shot.
Given the age of the car, it shouldn't have been *totally* unexpected. :)
As for the drive shaft center support, there's a Mercedes part number that
almost fits, and is dirt cheap.
> > I stopped by a local M-B dealer and matched up the bearing and the
> > rubber cap against the M-B parts. Below are the long awaited part
> > numbers:
> > Both parts are from a 240D or 300D, chassis # 123:
> > Bearing: 0039812325
> * Rubber cap: 1234101081
1990 V8 w/5-speed and other mods
1991 200 TQA #3, with mods
1999 A4 Avant, V6 Tiptronic
gone: '91 200 TQA x2, '94 100 S Avant, '89 200 TQ "Bad Puppy"
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