You are here:

Vintage Cars/1973 450 SLC

Advertisement


Question
the Ignition control unit went out in my car 1973 450 SLC I had a bosh unit the only one I could find is a programa when I got it 1 wire was colored different. the bosh black red brown green. black went on top bar. the red next bar down they look like resiters or something next is brown ground connector then a green the wire from the points. now comes the bad part a wind storm came up. paper blew away. dropped two wires that come out of a wiring harness. pink  or light red and a green with black stripe          
I think I have the black REd brown and yellow with green stripe help with the pink or red and the green with black stripe from the harness

Answer
having a little trouble following your question , but perhaps this wiring diagram will help

http://www.mb107sl-club.nl/techn/Elektrische%20schema's/Electrisch%20schema%2045

if it is the connection to the programa you would have to contact them to confirm cross over connections

Vintage Cars

All Answers


Answers by Expert:


Ask Experts

Volunteer


Ron

Expertise

I can answer questions on W114/ W115 /W(R)107/W123/W126 Mercedes models 1967-1985. I have rebuilt many of these cars and have problem solved many issues. I have access to much of the technical data and have deailed instructions on fixing the most common issues. Vintage US 1950-1989 and other foreign cars as well If you are going to ask me about car value, please provide ample information on service history, rust issues, and current "needs". Pictures are helpful. Disclaimer on value - I can only give you data on what the market is bringing, and may not be what you want to hear!

Experience

Maintain, restore vintage Mercedes (W114/W115 /W107/W126)

Organizations
Ronnies Diesel Shack

Publications
Vintage Forum Member on many List serves

Education/Credentials
College Graduate. Self proclaimed and taught Mercedes shade tree mechanic.

©2016 About.com. All rights reserved.