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Forum: TRADING POST/EBAY LISTINGS 31st October 2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,818
Posted By B13
Re: 6.9 for sale

And it's sold. First to see it bought it.
Forum: TRADING POST/EBAY LISTINGS 30th October 2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,468
Posted By B13
Re: $70k 6.9?

That's Robert D's 6.9 from the Bellarine peninsula. I've seen it and its a very nice car everything works and Robert D is a very skilled and fussy owner. This is what they should be worth these...
Forum: EXTERIORS & BODY REPAIRS 25th October 2016, 08:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,270
Posted By B13
Re: 116 mud flaps

If you went to MB in the late 70s or 80s asking for a set they sold you a W123 set which were black with white MB emblems on them. On the flaps themselves they are marked 123 front and 123 rear, but...
Forum: TRADING POST/EBAY LISTINGS 24th October 2016, 06:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,818
Posted By B13
Re: 6.9 for sale

Yes, and about bloody time!
Forum: TRADING POST/EBAY LISTINGS 23rd October 2016, 09:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,818
Posted By B13
Re: 6.9 for sale

It's actually thistle green.
Forum: TECHNICAL INFORMATION 17th September 2016, 09:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,776
Posted By B13
Re: fORD AND MAZDA

Even as far back as 1982 the relationship between Ford and Mazda was well established. Back then it was called "badge engineering" so we had the 323 built by Mazda in Japan and the Ford KA/KB Laser...
Forum: TRADING POST/EBAY LISTINGS 29th January 2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,030
Posted By B13
FS: 300SD W116 1978 in AUSTRALIA

NOT MINE - I know nothing about it but it's gotta be rare. Was advertised in MBCV "Around the Benz" magazine which came out today.

Imported from the USA in 1980 and converted to RHD, turbo diesel...
Forum: MERCEDES W116 2nd January 2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,018
Posted By B13
Re: What is it that you love about the W116 (or alternative model)?

I like the front indicators. I always thought they were really stylish and was pleased to see when they released the Vito van, they put front indicators which were very similar to the W116s.

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Forum: TRADING POST/EBAY LISTINGS 27th October 2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,531
Posted By B13
Re: Ian 13B selling BBS RS rims

...and those Nexen N3000s are still on them...

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Forum: TRADING POST/EBAY LISTINGS 27th October 2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,531
Posted By B13
Re: Ian 13B selling BBS RS rims

In my opinion only, I think 17in rims are about the biggest you can go on these cars without it looking "awkward"... I know many people are happy with their 18s, 19s and 20s on their cars, but to me...
Forum: TECHNICAL INFORMATION 15th July 2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,269
Posted By B13
Re: 6.9 with 450 differential

My 450SE track car "whitey" had a 350SE diff, 3.46:1 diff installed on purpose because most of the time lowering the diff by around 0.5 a ratio you get about 50HP in real push-in-the back...
Forum: TECHNICAL INFORMATION 30th June 2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,785
Posted By B13
Re: Why buy a Mercedes

I actually have a lot of time for Scotty Kilmer, his videos have helped me out for various small annoying problems for years.

While his personality comes across as a bit of a buffoon, you can see...
Forum: MERCEDES W116 8th May 2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,219
Posted By B13
Re: "Frame-off" complete 6.9 restoration

Owner: James Last

If you know your organ and piano players, he's pretty darn famous
...
Forum: MERCEDES W116 16th April 2013, 08:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,402
Posted By B13
Re: How long have you owned your 6.9 for?

Since June 2007.

Which reminds me, this weekend is the MBCV Concours d'Elegance, I'll be there with my 6.9

If you see me come and say hi.

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Forum: SNIPPETS, ODDITIES AND TRAVEL 11th February 2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,639
Posted By B13
Re: Oil for sale at Aldi

Interesting to note that my 6.9 came with service records which show dealer oil changes for the first 120,000km (1979 - 1985), each time it was with GTX 20W-50.

My engine is still fine at...
Forum: MOTORSPORTS 8th February 2013, 07:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,859
Posted By B13
Re: Mercedes V8 Supercar 2013

Latest update:

http://motoring.ninemsn.com.au/showroom/glance/8607263/exclusive-first-pics-of-merc-v8-supercar

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Forum: TECHNICAL INFORMATION 24th January 2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,830
Posted By B13
Re: 6.9 front suspension not raising

Hi Styria, progress has been nil. Unfortunately life gets in the way and you know the leaks from the system aren't that bad. The whole plan to convert to springs went a bit like this:

July: I...
Forum: MECHANICALS 17th January 2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,595
Posted By B13
Re: Spark plugs?

NGK all the way, have been completely happy with them in my 6.9, 450SE and 190E, as well as every other non-MB car I've ever owned.

If you flood or foul the plugs by accident, in my experience...
Forum: TALKING TORQUE 28th November 2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,460
Posted By B13
W210 E430 V8 - anyone got one / driven one?

I'm looking at buying one, does anyone own one or have driven one?

What's it like?

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Forum: TALKING TORQUE 8th October 2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,249
Posted By B13
Re: Name your Favourite 3 engines

Any Mazda rotary engine
M100 6.9 V8
M117 4.5 V8 D-Jet

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