oil leak

Asked by May 02, 2010 at 03:11 AM about the 1991 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class 2 Dr 300CE Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I recently got a 300ce which runs like a dream but there is a slight oil leak above the altenator from the head i presume and was wondering would torqueing the head or is there any quick fix  as i dont want to perform major surgery yet,any answers would be great thanks.

1 Answer

15

This is normal in M103 engine, Do not worry, is not serious problem

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • oil leak 1 answer

    I recently got a 300ce which runs like a dream but there is a slight oil leak above the altenator from the head i presume and was wondering would torqueing the head or is there any quick fix as i don...

    1991 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class 2 Dr 300CE Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • repairing oil leak to coolant resulting in car running hot. 2 answers

    oil mixed with coolant and runs hot. have flushed it but it continues to run hot. i suspect a blockage. what are solutions

    Mercedes-Benz 300-Class

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Having a recurring oil leak (maybe have to replace pump?) but not sure what type of oil is best to use to top off? 1 answer

    Our mechanic suggests shell rotella (diesel) formula. even though engine is not diesel. says for 1992, this was recommended. also he recommends to avoid synthetic oil. i'm confused.

    1992 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class 4 Dr 300E Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • water leak 1 answer

    I have a leak but it doesnt appear to be coming from radiator Water pump hoses.heater core or reservoir. I don't think it has. a blown headmaster because oil looks OK I am stumped

    1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class SDL

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Oil 1 answer

    I have a 1989 Mercedes Benz 300 E and I do not know what is the best oil for my car?

    1989 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class 300E Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Mercedes-Benz 300-Class Questions

Mercedes-Benz 300-Class Experts

#1 James Ramond
James Ramond
Reputation 240
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 220
#3 COMETGUY61
COMETGUY61
Reputation 190
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used BMW 3 Series
1,006 Great Deals out of 31,185 listings starting at $975
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
46 Great Deals out of 2,733 listings starting at $2,995
Used Mercedes-Benz G-Class
15 Great Deals out of 1,275 listings starting at $19,995
Used BMW 5 Series
443 Great Deals out of 16,432 listings starting at $2,000

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.