CAR DIES WHEN PUT GEAR ON D

  • Tiny
  • Mb250
  • 1970 Mercedes Benz 190d

I have 1970 MB250. It works fine on idle but dies when put on D and hit the gas. Problem started after I took it to a mechanic to adjust the carbuerator and the timing. Any idea please of whyas goin on? Thanks!

Monday, January 31st, 2011 AT 7:52 AM

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  • Tiny
  • mhpautos
  • Expert
  • 29,787 posts

I would say that he has messed up with the adjustments, the timing is fairly basic, but the carbys adjustments are fairly difficult and they must be synchronized, this is a job not many mechanics can do these days, you will need to find a older Benz mechanic to do this correctly.

Mark (mhpautos)

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Sunday, February 6th, 2011 AT 1:49 PM

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