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    OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    So... finally bit the bullit on a 500E!

    Been lurking around for quite some time now and have seen a few very nice ones but never really got the nerve to buy one....until yesterday.

    I have a good friend who imports cars from Japan and he pointed me towards an immaculate 500E limited in "blauschwarz" last week and yesterday he went looking at the car.

    The car has done 80.000kms and has a lot of options from the factory and is (apart from an aftermarket HU) completely stock,and offcourse it has full documentation (which was a must have for me)

    I'm really excited to see in in person and to bring it completey up to showroom condition.

    Tomorrow I will post some pics and the VIN to check it out.


    Cheers Marc
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    Re: Owner Marc R 500E limited

    Congrats! Can't wait to see pix. (and I wouldn't mind hearing more about your B5 RS4...love the body style)
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    Re: Owner Marc R 500E limited

    I would love to port pics but i don't know of any site for hosting the pics (for free heheh)
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    Re: Owner Marc R 500E limited

    Quote Originally Posted by Marc R View Post
    I would love to port pics but i don't know of any site for hosting the pics (for free heheh)
    You can upload directly to this site, either into the gallery or individual posts. Use the 'Go Advanced' editor for individual posts.

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    Try imgur. Can you post some pics of the b5 rs4 as well? Never officially imported here in the US so a rare sight as well

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    Re: Owner Marc R 500E limited

    17221376825_be19f35aa5_o.jpg

    A little teaser pic...

    It's completely rebuild , i mean completely!

    Full engine rebuild also incl some power goodies.
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    Re: Owner Marc R 500E limited

    Here it is still on the old wheels...


    wuhm.jpgnb9t.jpg



    If someone is interested in the rebuild then here's the link... quite a read if I may say so...

    http://audisrs.com/about40631.html
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    Re: Owner Marc R 500E limited

    WOW!!

    Congrats Marc, I see you were not messing around. You won't be sorry.
    Can't wait to see the pics.


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    Lovely sportec wheels!

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Let me guess....

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    That's not a limited and Marc mentioned it's in blauschwarz which I think is blue-black.

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Indeed ... It's "009 blau-schwarz" .... interior is grey "limited."

    Today i will receive the VIN
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    Looking forward to seeing it man. I'd love an E500 Limited, I think the interior is awesome, even if it doesn't hold up too well to wear and tear unfortunatly (I think it's painted).

    009 is Sapphire Black (I think).

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    doesn't the 009 have a darkblue appearance or is that a different colour?

    I have the the options list for now;

    009
    032
    249
    270
    272
    288A
    305
    412
    441
    540
    551
    570
    581
    592
    620
    658
    682
    732
    810
    819
    866
    873
    885
    958

    We can all check what they mean...


    It seems that the car has the -810 SOUNDSYSTEM- fitted, does anyone know the specs of this system?
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Sapphire black over alpaca grey w/black and the sound system code says this Taiwan car had Alpine cd in trunk. check all your codes here: http://www.mercedesmedic.com/paint-codes/
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Congratulations Marc, also much quicker than I thought. Really looking forward to see the pics and a little bit jealous because I prefer the grey Limited interior to the red...

    And yes, 009 looks like dark blue as long as there is enough light.

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Thank you Mathias!

    Even though the interior isn't bad I have send an email to the german leather restorer to get a quote for a refresh of the limited interior....i'd like to bring the car back to showroom condition.
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Love Limited in silver....but never saw Mopf1 Limited....what happened to this beauty??
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    its a 95 model, so should be a facelift
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Quote Originally Posted by Marc R View Post
    its a 95 model, so should be a facelift
    Well, that´s what i´m saying...it has pre facelift face.... Why? ( post 10)....
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Ohh haha that's not mine...it isn't the silver one...

    That was just a guess from a new member,mine is 009 with grey limited leather.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Marc R View Post
    Ohh haha that's not mine...it isn't the silver one...

    That was just a guess from a new member,mine is 009 with grey limited leather.
    Sorry
    Why your car´s pic´s are not posted yet?
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    Okay....some pics from the seller...beware they are bad quality...But the guy who was there on behalf of my friend said the car was in excellent condition.

    Offcourse I knew already that an interior which is 20 years old cannot be 100% , this "problem" will be fixed as soon as it arrives.
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    Excitement building.....
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Great you found a limited Marc!

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    Nice.
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    You must love it. (c) Walter Röhrl.

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Looks nice Marc! I notice that the seat colouring is in very good shape, especially on the passenger's seat! However, the colouring on steering wheel and shifter has gone almost white. Perhaps the seats have been refurbished or recoloured already?

    Air snorkels in engine bay look original and I like the auto climate system! Where is the car now and when do you expect it?
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Hey Mathias,

    Indeed the shifter and steering wheel need some repair, but i'm really considering refurbishing the whole interior just to have that "done" so to speak.

    The car is in storage now to get ready for shipping,after that its between 6 and 8 weeks.
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    Isnt that "blauschwarz" or Black pearl in MB code is 199? So, what is the MB paint color for 009 then?


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    Isn't 009 called sapphire black?
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Yes 009 sapphire and 199 is blue black metallic
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Quote Originally Posted by Marc R View Post
    doesn't the 009 have a darkblue appearance or is that a different colour?

    I have the the options list for now;

    009
    032
    249
    270
    272
    288A
    305
    412
    441
    540
    551
    570
    581
    592
    620
    658
    682
    732
    810
    819
    866
    873
    885
    958
    Hello Marc - and congratulation with your Limited!

    This is probably a Japan import since you have to wait 6-8 weeks for it?
    I guess you are going to do something with that amber blinker on the front fenders... That thingy is obligatory here in Norway too, but the 500-owners rarely use them. To pass the EU periodic vehicle inspection every second year, some are fixing a temporar blinker with double sided tape in line/above the fender sacco, route the wire down behind the sacco, inside the fender, over the fender liner to reach the corner lamps to get a blinker signal.

    Since you were asking, I've enclosed a copy of the datacard on my Limited. It's just for comparison so I can delete it later on to avoid confusion in your thread.

    Good luck with your ride!

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Hi Arnt,

    Indeed it is a Japan import,maybe I misunderstand you but what is wrong with the side blinker?

    I do not see any problem with it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Marc R View Post
    Hi Arnt,

    Indeed it is a Japan import,maybe I misunderstand you but what is wrong with the side blinker?

    I do not see any problem with it.
    They don't appear to be OE ? Not a big deal as you can always replace them and perhaps match them with clear ones (as in facelift type ) with the front blinkers . Japan/UK and some Scandinavian countries required side blinkers, but NOT the US and most euro states like Germany .



    And sad to see that some (especially Japan) DIY cut the fenders and place them incorrectly . Yours appear to be correctly placed though . FYI , Here's the correct placement:

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Hi Bing,

    Thanks for your post, I believe those orange blinkers are OEM ..just look at post no:10 in this thread...there is a silver Japan import 500E also fitted with the orange blinkers.

    The white ones are a good idea though... will do that mod.
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Quote Originally Posted by Marc R View Post
    Hi Arnt,

    Indeed it is a Japan import,maybe I misunderstand you but what is wrong with the side blinker?

    I do not see any problem with it.
    Marc,

    My comment about the side blinkers is just for aesthetic reasons - nothing else, so please don't take it as an offence about your car.
    That section on the front fenders are one of the most tasteful spots on the 036 body IMO, so the side blinkers just disturb the design lines a bit.

    So, my proposal was just in case you wanted to delete the side blinkers, but still have a temporary solution ready to hook up prior to the EU periodic vehicle inspection. However, replacing with OE clear side blinkers to match the corners and be period correct will be nice, and you're good to go!


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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    To add even another opinion: if the car was orinially delivered in a non-side blinker country like Germany, I would get rid of the side blinkers alltogether. They are not obligatory in the Netherlands. Check the datacard to see where you car was delivered.

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    I don't see it as an offence Arnt... not at all..

    But maybe it is strange but I really don't see any disadvantage in the sideblinkers iover there...they do need to be white though...
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    Quote Originally Posted by mlaurs View Post
    To add even another opinion: if the car was orinially delivered in a non-side blinker country like Germany, I would get rid of the side blinkers alltogether. They are not obligatory in the Netherlands. Check the datacard to see where you car was delivered.

    Just my two cents
    Then you'd have to fill in the holes or get new fenders .
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    I like the way they look but never could muster the conviction to add them to my US model.

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Congrats on a seemingly good looking car!

    Sideblinkers for the win.

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Today I received the new limited leather parts for the car..... i know it's a bit premature but i already decided to refurbish the interior.

    I also took the " first dibs" on a very nice set of Brabus monoblock VI's in 18 inch.... so the first goodies have arrived before the car is here....
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    looks verrryy nice this one cheeers

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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Quote Originally Posted by Marc R View Post
    Today I received the new limited leather parts for the car..... i know it's a bit premature but i already decided to refurbish the interior.

    I also took the " first dibs" on a very nice set of Brabus monoblock VI's in 18 inch.... so the first goodies have arrived before the car is here....
    I recommend you don't throw away the original leather, keep it for historical reasons about the car.


    ..my 2 cents.
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Good idea Arnt,not going to throw away the old leather..
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Pic's!
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Soon
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    Re: OWNER - Marc R (E500 Limited)

    Here are some pics of the brabus wheels I bought, I will have the edges polished by a professional company over here in holland.


    Specs of the wheels are

    8.5Jx 18 ET 35 front
    9.5j x 18 ET 38 Rear

    Should I run a small spacer or not? (i like to fill the arches but no rubbing offcourse)

    And which size tyres are best for these wheels?
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    Here are some pics of the brabus wheels I bought, I will have the edges polished by a professional company over here in holland.


    Specs of the wheels are

    8.5Jx 18 ET 35 front
    9.5j x 18 ET 38 Rear

    Should I run a small spacer or not? (i like to fill the arches but no rubbing offcourse)

    And which size tyres are best for these wheels?

    Nice wheels you got there! I almost would have bought the same, but with black spokes.

    Anyway ET-s are quite OK. Maybe rear 38 is a bit to much, but you could live with that. If you plan to run a spacers, I wouldn´t recommend wider than 10 mm, max 15 mm. It puts some add.pressure to the chassis. I tried 25 mm spacers with those W220 AMG wheels and the steering felt quite uncomfortable. I also had to change all wheel bearings later. Maybe it was because of the wheels ET43, maybe spacers, maybe because of our shitty roads here, I don ´t exactly know

    About the tires, I would use next in front 225-245/40 and rear 245-265/35.
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    8.5Jx 18 ET 35 front
    9.5j x 18 ET 38 Rear

    Should I run a small spacer or not? (i like to fill the arches but no rubbing offcourse)

    And which size tyres are best for these wheels?
    245/40 front with 275/35 rear. Or if you really want wider rubber, 255/40 with 285/35 (this is factory fitment on Mercedes 8.5/9.5 wheels). If you choose any other sizes... make sure the front & rear diameter/circumferences match within 1% or you will have issues with cruise control, ABS, and ASR.

    Try them without spacers, if you want more protrusion you could run 10mm spacers front & rear (even with the 255/285 tyre combo). Remember you may need custom lug bolts... I think Brabus requires ball-seat lugs, and those will be M14 ball seats, which don't work with M12 lugs. Double-check before installing.

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    I'll check that indeed,thank you!

    Also ordered white side blinkers.
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    @GSXR,

    I just received the Brabus wheels and they require cone shaped lugs... but do you happen to know the size of these lugs?

    Maybe brabus needs longer lugs,i don't know?
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    @GSXR,

    I just received the Brabus wheels and they require cone shaped lugs... but do you happen to know the size of these lugs?

    Maybe brabus needs longer lugs,i don't know?
    I don't know the length required, sorry! You'll have to get at least one cone-seat lug with M12 thread, and measure how far it protrudes on the back side of the wheel. I believe you want it to protrude 20mm as measured on the back of the wheel... think 15-16mm is bare minimum, and you can't get more than 23-25mm or the bolt will hit the parking brake shoes inside the rear hubs. (There are no length limits up front, btw.)


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    @GSXR,

    I just received the Brabus wheels and they require cone shaped lugs... but do you happen to know the size of these lugs?

    Maybe brabus needs longer lugs,i don't know?
    I checked out the max. lengths on the rear bolts some years ago. The rear wheel hub flange is 18 mm, and it is max.10 mm free space before you hit the parking brake. I could get over 11 mm, but keep in mind that the parking brake internals has a loose fit/tolerence with say +/- 1 mm, just a guess. So the bolt protrusion from the wheel face is max. 28 mm. The bolt hole threads start 1,5 mm inside the hub flange face, so it is important to utilize the threads throughout flange thickness for satisfactory bolt grip. That way you also protect the bolt hole threads against rust and dirt build-up.

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    Arnt, there may be some variation in production tolerances. I tested a wheel/lug combo that protruded 25mm and when turning the wheel, there was an audible "tick... tick... tick.." as the lug bolt touched SOMETHING inside with every rotation. Definitely need to double-check this before driving away with your new wheels mounted!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by gsxr View Post
    Arnt, there may be some variation in production tolerances. I tested a wheel/lug combo that protruded 25mm and when turning the wheel, there was an audible "tick... tick... tick.." as the lug bolt touched SOMETHING inside with every rotation. Definitely need to double-check this before driving away with your new wheels mounted!!

    +1

    Yes, the parking brake internals is really sloppy stuff, so the clearance has to be checked in any case.
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    Thanks guys! Very usefull info as always!
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    Hey Guys,

    Today I received info on the whereabouts of the car or better the vessel which transports it.

    2nd of October the cargoship went from Japan to a port in Colombia and today it's destination was Lima/Peru....tension is building..

    ETA Port of Rotterdam will be around 1st of december..
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    Today I managed to secure a new set of genuine hella E500 headlights for 525 euro incl VAT , I guess it's a great price for new hella's.

    Slowly but surely i'm getting a little agitated ... the waiting time for the limited is killing me....
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    Since the waiting time is almost over I treated myself with another goodie... And what!

    I managed to buy a genuine 500E electronic AMG 300km/h speedo... I'm under the impression it's pretty rare...
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