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Started by 90077merc, 27 August 2022, 12:29 AM

90077merc

If you could choose a basic set of diagnostic tools, e.g. multimeter, vacuum tester, what would they be?
1974 450 SEL

SteveDuNord

So far I've used a smoke machine for vacuum leaks, a vacuum gauge and of course feeler gauge for the valve clearances. 
'77 280se

rumb

For engine, timing light, fuel pressure guage
For chassis,  ,mitivac, multi meter.
'68 250S
'77 6.9 Euro
'91 300SE,
'98 SL500
'14 CLS550,
'16 AMG GTS

SteveDuNord

Oh yeah, forgot the fuel pressure gauge.
'77 280se

90077merc

1974 450 SEL