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Mercedes W123 250T Estate Car 1980 Carb problem

Carburettor pr

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#1 OFFLINE   alfspickup


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Posted 14 February 2018 - 08:40 AM

I have bought a 1980  W123 250T Estate car,the problem is all the pipes for the carb are missing or in the wrong connections,has anyone got a w123 250 merc that could take photos of the pipe arrangments for me please , i have looked in the books and they are no help at all.it is fitted with a Solex 4 A1 Type Carb

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#2 OFFLINE   mercrocker


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Posted 14 February 2018 - 11:50 AM

Someone on here might be able to help but have you tried the W123 Forum?   Loads of decent info on there.....I will check my own files at home later but the straight-six single cam/carb combination is not the most common.

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#3 OFFLINE   Nibblet


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Posted 14 February 2018 - 11:51 AM

Nice buy...photos please :)
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#4 OFFLINE   Peter C

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Posted 14 February 2018 - 07:06 PM

I have a W123 230E, which has a completely different fuel system to your 250. I’ve looked at the carburettor related information in a Haynes manual for 250/280 W123 but the photographs are not great.

If you haven’t already seen this info let me know and I will email you photos of the relevant pages.
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