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MB Paul, Mercedes Technician
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Experience:  Qualified Mercedes Benz Diagnostic Technician - 20+ years experience - Workshop Foreman for Mercedes
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I need to put the hardtop on manually, 1996 320sl, No.

Customer Question

I need to put the hardtop on manually
JA: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?
Customer: 1996 320sl
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No. Hydraulic fluid leaked. Dealer wants $4,000 to fix it, so I just want to put the hardtop back on and drive it that way.
JA: What is the color and consistency of the fluid? And where exactly are you finding it?
Customer: I think the fluid is completely gone. It drained last week. It was yellow then. Took it to dealer and they put the softtop up and I went on my way.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just some instruction how to manually put the hardtop on,
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 1 month ago.

Hello, my name is***** and i will do my best to assist you.I am going over your story now and will reply back soon with some info,thanks!

Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 1 month ago.

is the soft top currently up or down , also does the soft top work?