Early R230 ABC Conversion: Installing Your New REAR Coil Over Shocks - On Demand Video

Part 2: Installing and adjusting SL500 coil-over rear shock absorbers the "easy" way.

This is part two of a three-part series on converting your 2003 to 2006 SL500 to coil-over shock absorbers. It is 41 minutes in length. The complete series is 1 hour and 27 minutes and was too long to upload as one video. The summary YouTube video you can watch below is all about theory ( pros and cons of converting). This series is about installing, adjusting, modifying, and ride differences.

Early R230 ABC Conversion: Installing Your New REAR Coil Over Shocks - On Demand Video

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In this instructional video, Kent will share with you some tips and insights that will make it much easier to do the conversion on your own ABC Mercedes. This is specific to the early 500SL but will also apply to other ABC models up through 2006. 

Subjects covered in this video are as follows:

  • Removing the ABC rear struts
  • Adjusting the length of the new coil-over
  • Installing new coil-over

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