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Forum: ARTICLES Today, 05:31 PM
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Posted By sean sherry
Re: Gen 4 toyota Hybrid

Yes Patrick, already filled with 98. There is a so called Sports Button next to the Gear lever... I will use that too. I think that all it does is to hold the upshifts longer, but that should help...
Forum: ARTICLES Today, 12:04 PM
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Posted By sean sherry
Smile Re: Gen 4 toyota Hybrid

The difference is that in the C200 the Torque comes in at about 500 revs earlier. The C250 eventually develops more Torque and H.P.. They are both lively off the mark , though I feel that the C250...
Forum: ARTICLES Today, 09:20 AM
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Posted By sean sherry
Talking Re setting the ECU

From the Internet I learned to re-set the ECU and the Transmission on both our W204 c Class cars. Brings the settings back to where they were when car was new. Even so, apparently the settings drift...
Forum: ARTICLES Yesterday, 04:19 PM
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Posted By sean sherry
Re: Gen 4 toyota Hybrid

Here are the photos of my newest baby :) 204 C Class Elegance Turbo 2010

I had to install my portable Garmin sat nav as the factory pop-up unit cannot be upgraded after 2012. Even if a factor...
Forum: ARTICLES 17th April 2019, 08:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,604
Posted By sean sherry
Smile Re: Gen 4 toyota Hybrid

Number one Granddaughter will visit Friday. She is 24 and teaches in a disadvantaged High School in Melbourne. We have known her since the Day she was born. Plus she thinks that her Grand Pa is the...
Forum: ARTICLES 17th April 2019, 06:14 PM
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Posted By sean sherry
Re: Gen 4 toyota Hybrid

Gone ..gone..gone The replacement Turbo W204 C Class 250 with 72,000 on the clock looks and drives like a new Car. It is an Elegance, in Silver, with Leather. Nothing to spend.
Full service History...
Forum: ARTICLES 16th April 2019, 07:50 AM
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Posted By sean sherry
Smile Re: Gen 4 toyota Hybrid

I have done my homework on the Paint on the currant Asian Cars. Adverse comments and problems about them all. The Paint is wafer thin. Even the Top Coats scratch with the slightest provocation....
Forum: ARTICLES 10th April 2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 200
Posted By sean sherry
Smile Re: Mercs v the Rest

Interesting Bryce... I wonder where you found the Car... There is a minefield of C Class 204s on the net. I am interested in the last of this Model with the new 7 speed Auto. Asking prices vary a...
Forum: ARTICLES 9th April 2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 200
Posted By sean sherry
Smile Mercs v the Rest

Perhaps I should remind myself of the old Mercedes ad which said that a used Mercedes was better than a new anything else.... Dollar for Dollar. There are a number of low Ks 204 C Class for less...
Forum: ARTICLES 9th April 2019, 04:00 PM
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Posted By sean sherry
Smile Re: Gen 4 toyota Hybrid

From one issue to the next.... whilst my Camry Hybrid is technically a very good Car, I am not enamoured with the quality of the interior and exterior. The Paint marks/chips too easily and the...
Forum: ARTICLES 8th April 2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 360
Posted By sean sherry
Talking Re: Flat Battery

I have learned that with these late model Mercedes Cars with the Cam Bus system, they get upset if non genuine electrical parts are used. A notice on the Dash said R/R stop light fault. But it was...
Forum: ARTICLES 8th April 2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 23
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Posted By sean sherry
Smile Re: Best Tires in the Wet

Michelin.... cant argue with that.... I recall years ago a comment about Cars and also tires. If you don't know what Car to buy .. get a Merc 280E
With tires ditto...... Buy Michelin
Forum: ARTICLES 8th April 2019, 07:58 AM
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Posted By sean sherry
Talking Re: Best Tires in the Wet

Yes wheel balance can be quite tricky. I recall the Mk1 Ford Zephyrs fitted with 13 inch wheels being a nightmare to balance. Only way was on the Car, and splitting the weights inside and outside....
Forum: ARTICLES 7th April 2019, 02:32 PM
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Posted By sean sherry
Talking Re: Best Tires in the Wet

Thanks Patrick for taking the time to explain the realities of today's Tires
In many ways I am rooted back in the Fifties..... old Dogs and new tricks !!!!
I see you have a "Shadow Two "Rolls and...
Forum: ARTICLES 7th April 2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 284
Posted By sean sherry
Question Best Tires in the Wet

WE are never too old to learn !
Best tires for our 204 C class Turbo ????
Current Tires look ok, but I notice in the wet that they break traction on acceleration way to easily. So breaking on the...
Forum: ARTICLES 7th April 2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 360
Posted By sean sherry
Thumbs up Re: Flat Battery

The Alternator is putting in 14.2 Volts and all still ok this morning.
When I was an Apprentice way back in the early Fifties the Electricians in the Dealership called me.... " But Why" Now I can...
Forum: ARTICLES 6th April 2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 360
Posted By sean sherry
Smile Re: Flat Battery

Interesting about Volvo Batteries.. I now assume that this is also the case for Mercedes. Still ok at 11 PM. !2 Hours with no drop of Voltage There was no other problems that I found...
Forum: ARTICLES 6th April 2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 360
Posted By sean sherry
Thumbs up Re: Flat Battery

Too soon to celebrate ... I hope not !!
I fitted a varta agm battery this morning and after 5 hours no drain. Varta are oem to mercedes. When i asked mercedes to check their records as to how...
Forum: ARTICLES 4th April 2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 360
Posted By sean sherry
Unhappy Re: Flat Battery

Yes, the current draw is high as the Battery went flat overnight. This is a once of, as it has been ok for years since Mercedes sorted this same problem under warranty.
This morning I will hook a...
Forum: ARTICLES 3rd April 2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 360
Posted By sean sherry
Unhappy Re: Flat Battery

Well it is not what you know, but who you know.... I had a chat with Graham, the Workshop Manager at Mercedes Benz.... now near the Airport. There is no magic bullet to trace the flat battery cause....
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