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Index of Crossfire problems and repairs

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Old 04-25-2011, 11:39 AM
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Default Index of Crossfire problems, repairs and How Too's

This is an attempt to list common repairs, modifications and general information in a single thread to make things easier to find.

If you have had a problem and found the repair on this site let me know the post and I'll add it in this thread.

Crossfire Production Details.
2004 production - PDF

2005 production - PDF
2006 production - PDF
2007 production - PDF
2008 production - PDF
Production Figures - JPEG
Vin of the First and Last Crossfires made each year. PDF

youtube videos of repairs to the Crossfire by danis10fr This is in French

Service Manuals, Parts Lists, Owners Manuals, Navigation CD's etc etc.

Crossfire,NA and SRT6 documentation collection. These are on the .org site. All of the info can be found here.
Diagnostic Trouble Code Numbers -DTC (PDF)by HDDP

2006 Owners Manual - PDF

Official Chrysler/Mopar Accessory Installation PDFs

Signal Mirror Installation - (PDF)
Lighted door sills install - (PDF)
Crossfire Navigation radio install PDF
How to install a cargo cover - PDF
Instructions for fitting the Mopar Bra. - (PDF)
Mopar Paint Guide
PDF
Mopar Heated Seat Repair - PDF

Instructions for fitting the Mopar Bra. - PDF

Official Chrysler/Mercedes PDFs
Mopar Accessories for 2007 (PDF)

Chrysler Electrical Parts List (PDF)
Mercedes Electronic Parts Catalog for the SLK320 and SLK32. Click the links.
Mopar Electrical components and locator PDF

Tips when thinking of buying a Crossfire. CLICK

Engine – Mechanical
Valve cover leak...PDF
Breather cover oil leak..
PDF
Breather cover resealing by the late MikeR PDF

Needswings Oil catch can install For the NA- PDF
74mm throttle body upgrade (NA)- PDF
Air filter replacement- NA PDF
EGR Valve Location - PDF
EGR Valve Service - PDF

Relieving Pressure on the Serpentine Belt. PDF
Engine coolant change and flush PDF
Mercedes Engine Cover, throttle body and 74mm MAF. PDF
Replace alternator/generator on SRT6 (NA similar)
PDF
Solutions for P401 air pump malfunction code.
Miller Tools for the Crossfire password is 'crossfire' (PDF)
Cleaning K&N filters
Fluid Capacities NA
Camshaft position sensor PDF

Oil pan replacement M112 motor PDF
Syfi's do it yourself DCAI-1 PDF
Pulley Bearings PDF

Spark Plug Replacement PDF
Oil level sensor replacement




Engine SRT
Syfi's do it yourself DCAI-1 PDF
SC pulley install-Code 3 shown-others the same. PDF
tighed1's Super cooler install PDF
Replace alternator/generator on SRT6 (NA similar)
NeedsWings SRT-6 Single Air Intake Install - PDF
SRT6 Inter Cooler pump always running method.
Oil catch can install For the SRT6
Install a Johnson IC Pump PDF
Supercharger Oil Change by 70GT6 PDF
Super Charger and Pulley Bearings PDF
SLK oil level sensor operation PDF

Secondary Air Pump repair PDF
Supercharger operating details and set up.

Super Charger pulley mods discussion.
Super Charger technical discussion.
Super Charger specs and load chart PDF from rcompart
Syfi's do it yourself DCAI-1 PDF

Engine – Electrical

Sticky Ignition Key Fix - years 2004 T0 2006 only (PDF)
Sticky Key Fix - Big Daddy video
Engine ground cable by James1549

Mystery no start- RCM repair (PDF)
Relay replacement in RCM. PDF
How to replace CPS PDF

Camshaft position sensor PDF
YouTube video of CPS removal by Big Daddy

Chrysler Electrical Parts List PDF
Throttle Reset PDF
Alternator Replacement, SRT shown, NA similar. PDF
Alternator Removal PDF
Valeo Alternators for the Crossfire

ECU Repair by CL770
Video of the SKREEM replacement by Big Daddy.
ECU Removal - PDF by EuroCharged
ECU Repair - PDF by CL770
Secondary Air Pump Repair
Relay replacement in the RCM - PDF



Engine - Cooling
Coolant Overflow Tank Nipple Repair PDF
Engine coolant change and flush
. ( PDF)


Transmission
DIY Transmission leak fix with photos... TA DAAaa
How To - Transmission Filter/Fluid Replace
Paddle Shifters Install Instructions PDF
Installing a clutch in a Crossfire PDF
Nag1/722.6 Auto transmission repairs. You Tube Video
Oil Sensor in transmission
Changing the oil sensor.
Fitting an auto shifter with a manual transmission boot
FCP Euro 722.6 transmission service
Center Bearing Hanger Replacement PDF
Transmission oil depth. CLICK
FCP Euro transmission fixes CLICK

Maintenance of Oil displays on the Dash

#1 Checking Mileage left on the FSS PDF
#2 Checking Mileage left on the FSS PDF
Checking the Oil level via the dash display PDF

Reset the FSS PDF

Steering, Suspension, Brakes, Wheels and Tires
Replace your steering stabilize
r

TPMS - Tire pressure sensors.
by ZH SRT6 PDF
How to remove steering wheel. by JHM2K PDF
Bedding in your new brakes
Suspension Picture Show, an Extravaganza.
Brake Specifications PDF
Change the Front Brakes on an SLK320 (Crossfire) PDF
Change Rear Brakes on an SLK329 (Crossfire) PDF
Parking/Emergency brake pads.
Speed Bleeders part numbers for NA and SRT by dedwards0323
Replacing Front Wheel bearings.
Inner and Outer Front Wheel Bearings Replacement
How to disable the TPMS system
Wheel Paint Repair

Easy way to remove dust caps on wheels
Front Roll Bar Bushings PDF



Electricalhttps://www.crossfireforum.org/forum...tml#post908676
Headlight headache...do you have water in you trunk?
"How to - Horn All of the Time"
Do you want a Keyless Entry Alert Tone?
Seat Relay-Repairing-Replacing PDF
Battery Replacement
Fob programming for door unlocking
Key Programing
Programing Garage Doors
Mopar Heated seats repair - PDF
Heated seat repair using a kit. - PDF
Seat Heater Repair - Dorman heaters and video

Blower resistor replacement - PDF)
Rebuild your key fob - PDF
Adding an Auto Dimming Mirror
PDF

Disabling the TPMS light on the dash by Rudy
Installing the TPMS sensors. PDF
Trunk Lid jammed
factory-alarm-chirp-solved
Locking/Unlocking pump in trunk
Headlight-headache-do-you-have-water-you-trunk
Signal Mirror Installation - PDF
Disabling the seat belt chime without cutting wires.
Replacing the batteries in the siren. PDF
Osram/Sylvania Bulb numbers for the Crossfire
Front Signal Socket Replacement. - PDF
Electrical components and locator PDF
Electric Deck lock Mod PDF
Blower motor and resistor test PDF
Security Pump CLP/
SSM Diagrams PDF
Switched power stud in the under hood fuse box- by SparkieSRT6
Beeping Siren for the Crossfire PDF

Wireless backup camera installation PDF
Cigarette lighter and Glove Box light on all the time PDF by Pizzaguy

SKREEM operation PDF


Lighting
Front Signal Socket Replacement. - PDFFront Signal Socket Replacement. - PDF
Auto Headlights, Fogs On With Highbeams & Other Quirks Fixed!
Cigarette lighter and Glove Box light on all the time PDF by Pizzaguy
Front Signal Socket Replacement. - PDF
Fog Light Fix - Removing the Loose Cap PDF
Fog Lights-hiding the loose cap PDF
Adding LED lights to the footwells.- PDF
Adding LED lights to the trunk by replacing the OEM light -PDF
Installed Super Bright LED Daytime Running Lights
replacing-map-lights-leds
how-recolor-your-switches-lots-pictures
how-recolor-your-stereo-lots-pictures
how-recolor-your-gauges-lots-pictures
how-to-recolor-your-gauges -PDF
illuminated-sill-plates-color-change-revisited
how-replace-headlight-bulb-pictured-step-step-instructions (PDF)
Easy-way-replace-marker-lights
Lighted door sills install - (PDF)
HID lights install - (PDF)
Horizontal Headlight adjustment?
GraphiteGhosts Flashing stop light. Part one PDF
GraphitGhosts Flashing stop light, Part two. PDF
Fog light fix by 04Fire (PDF)
Front signal socket where to buy PDF
Fog Light, replace lens or body. PDF
Glove Box Light - changing bulb PDF
LED License plate lights - by JHM2K
Headlight bulb retainer clips - SAAB part #5400007
Trunk lighting with LEDs PDF
Cabin Foot Well lighting with LEDs PDF
Center High Mount Brake Light Repair
Map Light Repair
Headlamp Condensation Prevention Kit - PDF


Wire/Amps Selection Chart



Radio
Biggest stereo bang for the buck mod
Solisto Audio 5G guide PDF
Crutchfield Master Sheet (PDF)
Crossfire Navigation radio install PDF
Becker CD Changer install
Kenwood KMR-D562BT Install by GregWork (PDF)
Crossfire radio users guide (non nav) PDF
Becker radio wiring diagram PDF
Radio display gone berserk?
Replacing woofers with Kickers
Stock Radio manual -PDFStock Radio - PDF

Interior
Cabin Air Filter Replacement PDF
Window Adjustment
Trunk lid Jammed
How to replace that pesky broken ashtray/coin holder
Replacing the cupholder with a storage bin (PDF)
Replacing cupholder with $15 Saturn bin
How-remove-center-console-how-replace-side-mirror-switch (PDF)
Sticky Ignition Key Fix - (PDF)
How to install a cargo cover - (PDF)
Cup Holder Repair -
PDF
Removing chewing gum from the mats. PDF
Headliner Removal Tips by GraphiteGhost PDF
Headliner Repair by Woody.

Headliner_Removal PDF
Headliner removal You Tube video
GraphiteGhosts cup holder mods.
Changing Base seats to power seats.
Installing 8-way motors on a passenger seat. By Red Runner
PDF
Interior Odor Elimination.
How to change from a manual to an auto shift cover by Beaner

Adding an Auto Dimming Mirror
PDF

Headliner, Removal and Recovering. PDF
Fixing hestant power windows PDF




Doors
Window adjustment- (PDF)
How remove door panel
Door pull repair PDF



Body
NA spoiler removal
How replace washer reservoir - (PDF)
Headlight restoration
Headlight - Clean the inside of the lens.

Mopar Paint Guide
PDF

Adding the missing isolator around the windshield wiper stem and cowel removal PDF

Rear fascia install PDF
Rocker panel removal PDF

Jacking Puck Removal PDF
Hood opening on a car with a broken cable
PDF
Water in trunk by fastfunfor2 PDF
Water in trunk-SRT6 spoiler leak by 180
Fix that broken fuel door
Removing Roof trim strips.

Coolant Overflow Tank Nipple Repair
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement. - PDF
REAR SPOILER SERVICE PARTS AND PROCEDURES - PDF
How to open the trunk when the CLP/SSM fails - PDF
How to open the trunk when the fob and dash switch fail - PDF
Side Strake Removal





Roadster Body
Manual top operation - by Pizzaguy
Roadster top repair using Top Hydraulics

Roadster Roof Parts and service by Top HydraulicsRepair to Roadster rear window - PDF
Roadster Trunk Lid Lock Mod to prevent jamming
Roadster Tool
Repair Manuals, Parts Lists, Owners Manuals, Navigation CD's etc etc.
Crossfire, NA and SRT6 documentation collection

Heating and Air Conditioner
Cabin filter replacement PDF
Blend air door problem in heater/air-con.

AC blows hot? Weird idle/lope at start? Fixed mine!
Heater Valve repair
Air selector switch issue PDF
Heater-AC Fan Speed Control Removal and Repair PDF

Blower motor and resistor test PDF

Fob Repairs

How take apart key fob without destroying it (PDF)
Programming the Fob
Reset the Fob PDF
Misc Repairs to Fob.


Miscellaneous How To's
How to post a full size pic from your gallery
How to Organize and Edit Photos in Albums
How to make your own low profile car ramps
Wheel repair - (PDF)

How to down load the Navigation CD's
Remove the shift **** PDF
Reset the FSS PDF
#1 Checking Mileage left on the FSS PDF
#2 Checking Mileage left on the FSS PDF
Checking the Oil level via the dash display PDF
Throttle reset PDF
How to install The Accelerated Industries one touch switch
- PDF

HowTune, how to articles for the Crossfire
This includes;
Change the engine oil.
Replace the coolant.
Replace the headlight bulb.
Disable the TPMs bulb.
Replace the CPS.
Replace the brake bulb.
Bleed the brakes.
Bleed the clutch.
Replace the steering stabilizer.
Replace the front brakes.
Replace the rear shocks.
Replace the cabin filter.



Miscellaneous
List of MB and Crossfire part numbers
Service summary - (PDF)
Crossfire compared to other cars - (PDF)
Suppliers for Crossfire Components - (PDF)
Instructions for fitting the Mopar Bra. - (PDF)
Mopar Accesories for 2007 (PDF)
List of resettable Crossfire features (PDF)
Comprehensive Spares list for the Crossfire. By GregWork. (PDF)

Miller Crossfire tools PDF (Password is 'crossfire')
Mercedes OBD codes PDF
Official Crossfire Production numbers PDF
Obsolete Crossfire Production numbers PDF
Crossfire Build Sheet by Padgett PDF
VIN decoding .jpg
Bosch Spark Plug Specifications - PDF
NGK Spark Plugs Technical Data
NGK Spark Plugs Anti-Seize PDF
Vehicle Security and SKREEM PDF
Mercedes numbering system explained




EuroCharged Documents CLICK

Needswings Documents


Needswings Oil catch can install For theSRT6 (PDF)
Needswings Oil catch can installFor the NA- (PDF)
NeedsWings SRT-6 Single Air Intake Install - (PDF)
NeedsWings SRT-6 Dual Air Intake Install - PDF
NeedsWings NA Single Air Intake MAF Install - PDF


Electronic Parts Catalog for the SLK320 and SLK32. Click the links.

Search the Benz web.

Sales brochures etc.
Australian sales catalog PDF
Crossfire 2006 catalog PDF
Crossfire 2007 catalog PDF


The attached files below cannot be organized so WYSIWYG.
 
Attached Images
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Chrysler Crossfire Summary.jpg (130.8 KB, 345 views)
Attached Files
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Remove Door Panels.pdf (353.2 KB, 1006 views)
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Service_Summary.pdf (140.4 KB, 1070 views)
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Wheel Repair.pdf (713.7 KB, 214 views)
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XF compared to other cars.pdf (14.5 KB, 1259 views)
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suppliers_for_XF.pdf (541.8 KB, 969 views)
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BLauto004.pdf (190.8 KB, 109 views)
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camshaftPositionSensor.pdf (334.5 KB, 885 views)
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Remove Shift Knob.pdf (11.8 KB, 626 views)
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How to, Window Adjustment.pdf (693.4 KB, 742 views)
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Instal a Johnson IC Pump.pdf (1.99 MB, 915 views)
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Signal Mirror Installation.pdf (1.94 MB, 1110 views)
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Crossfire Bra Instructions.pdf (1.43 MB, 365 views)
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How to remove door panel.pdf (784.2 KB, 455 views)
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Crossfire DTC's.pdf (108.5 KB, 173 views)
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Miller Crossfire Tools.pdf (2.23 MB, 1129 views)
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Chrysler Electrical Parts List.pdf (487.6 KB, 1146 views)
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2007_Mopar_Accessories.pdf (3.30 MB, 841 views)
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74mm-throttle-body-upgrade.pdf (1.24 MB, 1924 views)
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Supercharger Oil Change.pdf (498.4 KB, 698 views)
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Brake Specs PDF.pdf (648.2 KB, 408 views)
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OBD codes Merc P series-2.pdf (79.7 KB, 553 views)
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SolistoCarAudio5G-userguide.pdf (303.6 KB, 346 views)
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Non Nav radio manual.pdf (1.18 MB, 452 views)
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Change brakes rear SLK-1.pdf (188.0 KB, 1048 views)
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Change Front brakes-1.pdf (446.4 KB, 490 views)
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paintguide.pdf (551.2 KB, 847 views)
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Australian Sales Cat.pdf (992.9 KB, 150 views)
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Crossfire 2007 Brochure.pdf (992.9 KB, 262 views)
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RamAirMyth.pdf (21.4 KB, 123 views)
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Super Cooler Install.pdf (1.45 MB, 106 views)
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Fix that siren and save money.pdf (177.0 KB, 429 views)
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Battery Replacement.pdf (342.1 KB, 116 views)
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How to Horn all the Time.pdf (262.5 KB, 154 views)
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How to RCM Repair.pdf (797.0 KB, 242 views)
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Sticky_ignition_key_fix_v5.pdf (1.04 MB, 1799 views)
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Replacing the Oil Sensor.pdf (99.7 KB, 48 views)
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Throttle Reset.pdf (79.9 KB, 616 views)
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How to Replace Headlight Bulb.pdf (478.3 KB, 134 views)
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Syfi's DIY DCAI-1.pdf (772.9 KB, 398 views)
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Air Selector Switch Issue.pdf (81.9 KB, 223 views)
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PROGRAMMING THE FOB.pdf (82.2 KB, 283 views)
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Crossfire Production.pdf (138.6 KB, 257 views)
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Crossfire_Production.pdf (76.2 KB, 249 views)
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Secondary Air Pump Repair.pdf (1.53 MB, 214 views)
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Diagnostic Trouble Code.pdf (131.6 KB, 771 views)
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Old Style Fog light Fix.pdf (290.6 KB, 340 views)
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Crossfire TPMS.pdf (212.0 KB, 387 views)
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Headliner removal.pdf (258.8 KB, 200 views)
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Spark Plug Replacement.pdf (447.0 KB, 789 views)
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Bosch_Spark_Plugs.pdf (4.31 MB, 128 views)
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Alternator Replacing.pdf (564.0 KB, 141 views)
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Steering Wheel Removal.pdf (100.6 KB, 127 views)
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Show time Act 1, Trunk LEDs.pdf (1.33 MB, 225 views)
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Trunk Security Pump.pdf (789.0 KB, 111 views)
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Catch Can Install.pdf (679.8 KB, 15 views)
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Possible SKREEM fix.pdf (484.7 KB, 460 views)
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ECU_Removal_Instructions.pdf (2.26 MB, 99 views)
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ECU Repair by CL770 2016.pdf (995.4 KB, 142 views)
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How to recolor your gauges.pdf (1.48 MB, 207 views)
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Headliner_Removal.pdf (152.4 KB, 117 views)
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Fix that Valve cover leak.pdf (892.2 KB, 239 views)
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Headlight headache.pdf (896.3 KB, 140 views)
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Puck removal.pdf (216.8 KB, 81 views)
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NeedsWings-NA-CAI_MAF.pdf (397.6 KB, 50 views)
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Resetting the FSS.pdf (405.0 KB, 262 views)
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Checking the Oil Level.pdf (407.2 KB, 424 views)
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Relay Replacement In RCM.pdf (465.5 KB, 313 views)
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Cup holder repair.pdf (386.8 KB, 161 views)
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Adding an Auto Dimming Mirror.pdf (913.1 KB, 211 views)
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How to disable the TPMS.pdf (165.9 KB, 165 views)
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Front Anti Roll Bar.pdf (272.3 KB, 44 views)
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Change Front brakes-1.pdf (446.4 KB, 64 views)
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SKREEM Operation.pdf (2.14 MB, 86 views)
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Fixing hestant windows.pdf (68.2 KB, 9 views)
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Non Nav radio manual.pdf (1.18 MB, 3 views)

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Old 04-25-2011, 11:49 AM
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check this out ... gave me great info I needed ...
Sorry .. I don't know how to do the linky thing:

DIY Transmission Leak Fix with Photos ... TA DAAaa

EDIT: Also check on tighed1 repair for the roadster rear window. It can be found on post #19 in the following:

Roadster Rear Window Problem

BTW .... a great ambitious project 180
 

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really great contribution to the Forum, 180! Mark
 
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Dave, I would endorse
  • the Pelked1 Best Bang for your stereo Buck repair that you were so kind in helping me with
  • the cabin filter replacement write-up by Mach2plus
  • the Do you want a Keyless Entry Alert Tone? by Corfire
 
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Nice thread, Dave. But I'm already bored, I think I'll go and start a thread "Index of Women problems and my answer to each of them".


But before I go, don't forget my Roadster TrunkLid Jammed thread!

ht tp://www.crossfireforum.org/forum/crossfire-roadster/39283-trunklid-jammed.html

(Just remove the space between "ht" and "tp" after you copy and paste the link, I can't get the link to work.
 

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Originally Posted by pizzaguy
Nice thread, Dave. But I'm already bored, I think I'll go and start a thread "Index of Women problems and my answer to each of them".


But before I go, don't forget my Roadster TrunkLid Jammed thread!

ht tp://www.crossfireforum.org/forum/crossfire-roadster/39283-trunklid-jammed.html

(Just remove the space between "ht" and "tp" after you copy and paste the link, I can't get the link to work.
If you started an index on that problem the site would crash from the overload.
Clean up your two posts and combine them and you will have your own single post entry here.
 
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Dave, how about a document that references tips for putting our cars into winter hibernation. There were alot of good ideas when I first asked. I found it really useful. Little things like putting a styrofoam block under the wiper arms to keep the blades off the windshield. It couldn't hurt and I will always do that. I'll work on a checklist if one doesn't already exist, based on searching the posts.

I really would like to see a video or photo how to that shows how the average guy can put the car up safely onto 4 jackstands.
 
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Originally Posted by PitMarshall
Dave, how about a document that references tips for putting our cars into winter hibernation. There were alot of good ideas when I first asked. I found it really useful. Little things like putting a styrofoam block under the wiper arms to keep the blades off the windshield. It couldn't hurt and I will always do that. I'll work on a checklist if one doesn't already exist, based on searching the posts.

I really would like to see a video or photo how to that shows how the average guy can put the car up safely onto 4 jackstands.
I'll get Norman Jewison to do one for us, he is pretty good with films. He's worked with Jack Nicholson I think, maybe he can work with Jack Stands.


 
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Hmmmm ... Fiddler in a Crossfire ....

If I were a rich man,
I would own a Crossy that would never need an oil change.
All day long I'd drive it in the sun,
If I were a wealthy man.

I wouldn't need the jackstands.
Ya ha deedle deedle, bubba bubba deedle deedle dum.
If I were a biddy biddy rich,
Yidle-diddle-didle-didle man.


Nah ... the tune's just not catchy enough. Anyway, Nicholson couldn't sing it 'cause, "HE CAN'T HANDLE THE TUNE!!"
 

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Originally Posted by PitMarshall
Hmmmm ... Fiddler in a Crossfire ....

If I were a rich man,
I would own a Crossy that would never need an oil change.
All day long I'd drive it in the sun,
If I were a wealthy man.

I wouldn't need the jackstands.
Ya ha deedle deedle, bubba bubba deedle deedle dum.
If I were a biddy biddy rich,
Yidle-diddle-didle-didle man.


Nah ... the tune's just not catchy enough. Anyway, Nicholson couldn't sing it 'cause, "HE CAN'T HANDLE THE TUNE!!"
You got the idea.
 
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yeah, but 180, you covered alot of ground in your earlier listings
 
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Old 06-02-2011, 10:30 AM
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Seems like this Index has grown to STICKY status?
 
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great job here 180 - More pic's for the cupholder replacement thread



https://www.crossfireforum.org/forum...placement.html
 

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Remove Center Console/Replace Side Mirror Switch

https://www.crossfireforum.org/forum...or-switch.html

This will also help with replacing the cup holder.
 
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Old 06-02-2011, 09:30 PM
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Originally Posted by corfire
Seems like this Index has grown to STICKY status?
Stickied ..........
 
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Old 10-29-2011, 02:28 PM
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Great work 180! Beers are on me if we ever meet!
 
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Old 12-07-2011, 11:09 AM
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Originally Posted by onehundred80
If you started an index on that problem the site would crash from the overload.
Clean up your two posts and combine them and you will have your own single post entry here.
Had this happen to me. I was able to reach through the bulkhead behind the drivers seat and grab the trunk release handle. Walla! It opened. Later I realized that the trunk lid locks automatically unless the car is turned off and the car is in park. Then if it is locked, you can just hit the door unlock button twice.

Has anyone out there trued to install lowering springs? I am moderately mechanical but don't want to pay the $400 that a couple of mechanics quoted me.
 
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Old 12-07-2011, 11:16 AM
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My 2005 SRT-6 convertible sits a little higher than I like so I bought a set of B & G lowering springs. I can't find anyone in the Dallas Fort Worth area that wants to install for less than $400.00. Has anyone installed these? I would think that this would be a popular mod since you can get these on eBay for $265/set of 4.
Thanks! (Note: If interested, Mercedes mech's do not recommend and thing other than the German made B&G Springs)
Eddie
 
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Old 02-24-2012, 11:39 AM
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Post #1 has been tidied up a bit and updated.
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