Tag Archives: W108

Cleaning and oiling accelerator linkage

In this video I fix a sticking accelerator linkage on my W108. When I took it apart it was apparent that someone had used grease on the linkage. When that dries out, it gets hard and stops the linkage from … Continue reading

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Video about my W108

And I made yet another video. This time I wake my W108 up from its winter slumber

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Boge hydromat

Last year while visiting Retro Classics in Stuttgart, i bought a newly renovated Boge Hydromat. This unit is a hydraulic cylinder that sits in the middle of the rear axle on my W108. For a long time, these were impossible … Continue reading

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New AC compressor for my W108

So I changed over to a new refurbished AC-compressor before the summer as well. I decided not to refill the system before next year since I will be doing a mini overhaul of the engine bay over the winter. There … Continue reading

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The power windows on m W108

The power windows on a W108 is widely known as a poor construction. After only a couple of years, the whole frame of the mechanism will start to bend. This leads to the motor only engaging with less than 50% … Continue reading

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Some small repairs on the W108

Eventough april and may are warm months where you think I would be able to get a lot of things done in the workshop, nothing could be farther from the truth. These are months filled with all kinds of other … 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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