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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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My 380 se a/c flooded on the passenger side first time

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My 380 se a/c flooded on the passenger side first time yesterday. Took the cover off , the one above passenger foot well am unable to distinguish the drain pipe . Please help . Cheers
JA: What is the model/year of your Mercedes? Hello. How can we help?
Customer: It is an 84 model
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes . Mechanical back ground , but not air , only removing the cover to inspect .
JA: How long has this been an issue? How many miles are on the car?
Customer: Yesterday , 272000 ks , air conditioner compressor replaced 8000 kms ago .
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Not at this time thanks .
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Mark G replied 6 months ago.

The drain is to the left on the trans hump. Can be blown or probed from the underneath of the car. Most cars are this way.