Mechanics

VACUUM LEAK

1997 Mercedes Benz 320e

Shakes or Wobbles problem
1997 Mercedes Benz 320e

What's the easiest and best way to locate and repair a vacuum leak I know the general area where it is
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Ara245
June 27, 2009.



Hi there,

You can often use a length of hose and listen for a vacuum leak, or spray a small amount of starter fluid around and if you hit the leak the revs will jump up, as for the repair, this will depend on where it is, gasket leaks or vacuum hoses.

Mark (mhpautos)

Mhpautos
Jun 27, 2009.