1986 560 sl. Fuel flodding problem. If we disconnect the fuel pumps car starts right up. When we reengage the pumps the engine floods and stalls. Any thoughts.


Asked by Jun 10, 2015 at 11:56 AM about the 1986 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 560SL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Have changed lots of parts Fuel relay, etc etc. No one can figure it out. Last
recommendation is replace the wiring harness.

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If your car is running without a fuel pump, I wouldn't call a mechanic - I'd call The Vatican.

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