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Need to replace the alternator belt on a 1991 420 SEL mercedes

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SOURCE: replacing alternator belt on 1986 mercedes 560 SEL

Go to your local library and ask them if they have a service manuel for your particular car if they dont have they can get through inner library loan. When ever I need to work on a car in which I have never worked the first place I go is our library. I hope this helps

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SOURCE: How to replace Mercedes 180 C Class alternator

go to just about any parts store and they can print a digram for free

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SOURCE: we have a 1992 mercedes 600 sel.battery is

can you go through the trunk and open trunck from inside. or open hood and try to jump power to the starter hot eire and ground to engine turn key on and use remote to open trunk.......

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SOURCE: 1991 Mercedes Blinker and hazzard lights light up but don't blink

Needs a New Flasher. This is located in the center console somewhat near the ashtray.

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SOURCE: FIRING ORDER OF 420 SEL MERCEDEZ BENZ 1991

15486372 With the number on thru 4 cylinders on the right bank and 5 thru 8 on the left bank as seen from the drivers seat.

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