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Big problems with my W211

A while ago, while my wife was driving my MY2003 E220CDI Avantgarde, the right backwheel seized up and she had to stop the car. After stopping, moving the car was impossible. The tow car came, and pulled her up on … Continue reading

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Unrestored front axle

Well you have seen the restored front axle of a w111, here are the unrestored axles that I will restore and use on my W111 project during the next years. Not much to look at right now, but when I … Continue reading

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Some pictures of the 1970 280S parts car

Just some pictures i snapped today of the parts car that I will start to break for parts on monday. Both the w111 220Sb and W110 190c has been delivered to the junk yard.     Posted with Blogsy

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Finished breaking the w111 for parts

Finised removing the engine from my old W111. The car is now officially ready for the wreckers. It was new in Norway in 1965, and was driven by the CEO of one of the largest breweries in Norway when new. … Continue reading

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Breaking up my 1965 220Sb Heckflosse

I have already shown of my 1964 220b Heckflosse project. I have a 1965 as well, but this one has been in Norway since new, and there was just to much rust on it now to let it live any … Continue reading

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Next steps in my 280TE project

The underside and the engine bay is now more or less finished. I will probably continue the main parts of this project next year. I am eager to start working on something else for a while. I have a W111 … Continue reading

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Final ride height

After rolling the fender flares, I decided that the ride height was way too low with the H&R springs. So I decided to use the original springs instead, but shorten them one cm to get the car two cm lower … Continue reading

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