New and in need of a little help!

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by Madeleine Baigrie, Jul 20, 2010.

  1. Madeleine Baigrie

    Madeleine Baigrie Read Only Funster

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    Hello I just bought a 1981 Mercedes 508d and am wondering if there might be somewhere I can download or buy a user manual. I need to educate myself a little and this would be a really valuable tool. Any ideas where I might find one or just generally any advice on the 508d would be very much appreciated. Cheers :)
     
  2. hilldweller

    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    Have you tried ebay ? I got a CD manual for my Fiat but it's a popular chassis.

    Wildman on here had one, he may be along in moment to help.
     
  3. Carol

    Carol Funster Life Member

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    Hello and welcome to fun:welcomefunster:
     
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    Snowbird Funster Life Member

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    The 508 is agricultural mechanics,once its started it will run all week.
    Make sure you change the oil at 5000miles and thats about it realy.
    Anyone can repair and maintain it with a bed spanner,bike spanner and hammer,thats why they are capable of intergalactic milages.
    Welcome to the fun and enjoy your travels in the knowledge that if you do breakdown in some godforsaken part of the world somone will be able to fix your 508 and get you going for very little money changing hands.
    Its a wise man that buys one of those vehicles.
     
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    hi and welcome to the site. the 508d is a great base vehicle. Any specific questions that I may be able to help with? Are you the person who bought my beast I wonder?

    [​IMG]

    I did have some info on file will try to retrieve it from the hard drive of my now defunct laptop.
     
  7. JJ

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    Don't think so Roger... Madeleine's 508D is white and blue (judging by the photo I saw in "Latest Vehicles" on the front page of MHF !)

    JJ:Wink:
     
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    Manual found.

    Hi Maddie, I have found the 508D manual in .PDF format please PM me your email address and I'll send it to you.
     
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    Hi and welcome to the FUNSTERS

    :welcomefunster:flyingwelcome
    Happy Daze
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