Know what to look for and understand the parts you will need
What's wrong with my Mercedes?
Inspect the tie rod ends first for wear
Very very common on those chassis with over 150,000 miles
If you have a Mercedes station wagon and want to use it to haul loads best to fix it right
Here is what you have to deal with when owning this brute
Alert! Check yours before experiencing a dangerous suspension failure
Suspect front wheel bearings
123 and 126 Chassis Owner's Alert
Failure to replace the donuts could leave your exhaust dragging on the ground!
This is what Kent uses and you can build it yourself!
Kent shows some of the initial things he had to do to his own 1987 300SDL
The odometer can lie. Don't be fooled and make an expensive mistake!
This happens often enough you need to know the options available for repair
This can be frustrating without the right tool. Yes, there is a tool!
Tips on how to make the gloves last longer!
On most models 1973 to 1991 trailing arms can collapse leading to dangerous consequences
Sometimes you can only do it with our special tool - a few occasions you have to drop the rear of the tranny
It could be a number of things including shock absorbers
Not as hard or expensive as you might think. And yes, you can do it yourself!
It may take a special tool
It is possible to test their condition on the car