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Old 16th January 2015, 03:41 PM
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Default Re: Ineffective Air Cleaners

Obviously Mercedes-Benz woke up to the fact with the W126 series (V8) drawing air from the front of the car.

Here are some pics.

The ideal would be to have air ducting from the lower end of the grille.
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1978 W116 690SEL # 3312
1985 R107 500SL AMG
2000 C208 CLK430

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