1. LucianNovo

    Replacing Tie Rods on 2002-2006 T1N Sprinter

    An alignment company quoted me $650 to replace my Tie Rods- so I researched and did it myself. This page summarizes the important parts you need to know to replace them yourself- and provides my walkthrough video. There are tons of videos on replacing Tie Rods- but I felt there were T1N nuances...
  2. Refresh

    Solar & Battery Bank = most important. Also want upgrade exterior, and refresh the interior

    Hi there forum, I am looking to thoroughly upgrade exterior, and refresh the interior, of my Sprinter T1N, Class B, motorhome. Once the Corona restrictions lift we want to move on in an effectively new 'home' WE are working on various upgrades ($$ allowing) The most important issue is...
  3. A

    Roof Rack 2006 158 Sprinter, Bolts or Gutter clamps?

    Just got a 2006 2500 158WB with the high roof and I'd like her to have a nice rack. I don't like the idea of drilling into the roof, as even with sealing there is the potential for leaks with time and weather variations. What are your thoughts on the gutter clamp racks? Any issues I should be...
  4. Q

    2002 Freightliner Sprinter 3000 rpm limit Hopefully solved!!!

    Hello all, firstly, thank you to everyone here on the forum who has helped us newbies figure out the common boost leak problem time and time again. My problem was 2 years in the making but I finally figured it out and hopefully will have a great van to boot!!! So the issue was that I don't...
  5. S

    T1N: 1994-2006 2002 Freightliner Sprinter 2500 158” WB high ceiling

    Location - Harrisburg PA Contact Info - tylerdondero7@gmail.com or PM me Price - 7500 obo Model Year - T1N 2002 Wheelbase - 158 Roof Height - High Mileage - 550k, Engine rebuilt 40 Freightliner Sprinter 2500. T1N 5 Cylinder Mercedes Diesel engine. 550k miles, Engine rebuilt 40k miles ago +...
  6. D

    HELP : Black smoke under 2000RPM but fine at higher RPM

    Hi guys, 
 First time posting here. I recently purchased a Sprinter 2500 2004 (T1N) with a "broken turbo". The previous owner has replaced some parts to try to fix the turbo but with no success. After analyzing, I've found that the turbo actuator was not moving at all. The previous owner...
  7. C

    Injector Pull Problem (Black Death repair)

    So I'm in the middle of my black death repair and I cleaned all the carbon around my injector number 2 and am trying to pop the injectors loose. I've got the hold down bolts clean and loose by one turn, but there's a fuel leak coming out of the injector. When I am driving to try to get the...
  8. C

    T1N - Cracked Head Leaking Coolant

    Hey guys, Back in June I purchased a 2005 3500 Sprinter with 190k miles and I have had to take in to the shop 2 times since then for repairs to the engine. The first time was because of a hole in the valve cover that the previous owner repaired with JB Weld and an aluminum pop can. It's a long...
  9. Mr. Mad Badger

    T1N: 1994-2006 T1N Bosch Rear Wheel Speed Sensor

    Brand new in sealed box Bosch rear wheel speed sensor for T1N. $50 shipped to the lower 48 U.S.
  10. J

    Clearcoat T1N before rust starts

    Long time lurker, 1st time posting here. I have a unicorn that I'm building out and I want to be sure to take all necessary precautions I can. 2006 T1N 118" WB with only 30,000 miles, engine replaced on warranty at 24,000 miles. Only front and rear door windows with roof rack so its like a...
  11. S

    T1N back seat for sale near St Louis, MO

    I have a good used T1N 3 person mercedes seat for sale for $350. No mounting brackets/Inserts, just the seat. Seat is in good shape with no rips and light use. The plastic on the back has a couple cracks in it. I could put on a pallet and ship for my actual cost with no extra charge for...
  12. J

    T1N: 1994-2006 WTB: T1N passenger headrest

    Hello there! Looking for a T1N passenger headrest like the one attached. Let me know and thanks!
  13. P

    Minor ringing under the hood 2006 T1N

    Hi, I have a 2006 dodge sprinter and yesterday I started noticing a slight ringing/jingling/pinging sound under the hood. Best at 14 sec: It is frequent yet inconsistent. I did some research and saw that my issue is likely oil, gas, or vacuum pump. But wanted to see if there was someone that...
  14. J

    T1N: 1994-2006 Wanted: T1n spare tire cradle

    In need of a spare tire cradle for my 06 T1n. Willing to pay for shipping. Thanks!
  15. S

    Unknown Sensor that is unplugged

    Hey guys! I had a quick question. So I was digging around in my engine bay doing some stuff and I found this plug that was unconnected. It looks like a sensor that should be plugged in somewhere... Does anyone know what this is and where it might belong? I am currently having an e-brake...
  16. G

    T1N: 1994-2006 Seeking SHC rear doors

    Looking to replace both rear doors on my T1N as the current pair is quite hacked together (pretty gnarly looking weld job done by the previous owner after some sort of damage). I’m located in Burlington, VT area and am ready to buy if the right opportunity comes along. Let me know what you have!
  17. C

    Rear Differential Vent Line - Can it be replaced?

    Hello! Found myself crawling under my 2005 3500 DRW today and noticed that the line coming out the top of the rear diff was broken. I figured it was a vent/breather line and after some digging in the service manual I was able to confirm it. My question is, can it be replaced and if so what are...
  18. J

    T1N: 1994-2006 2006 Sprinter High Roof 158wb - Off Grid Ready ($58K) - MN

    The van is a 2006 T1N with a buildout commissioned by a professional van builder in 2017. In 2018, the entire exterior was redone, new paint, trim and lift. This van served comfortably as a home and office for two people for many months at a time. The rear bench seat fold ups to convert into a...
  19. C

    Hole in valve cover. Posting so you can get a laugh at my misfortune.

    So I just spent weeks looking for a 2004-2006 T1N Sprinter and I finally pulled the trigger on one. I found it online and it looked good enough to make a 10 hour drive to see. I did all my research and even took it to a very reputable sprinter mechanic in the area for a PPI and was told...
  20. J

    T1N: 1994-2006 Seeking 2004-2006 T1N 158” WB (or other Sprinters) < 200k Miles (SF Bay Area, CA)

    I'm hoping to find a nice, worn-in Sprinter that someone is looking to get rid of because it's time to upgrade. I'd prefer not to build everything out from scratch (as my time is scarce with work), but am open to it if it makes sense and the price is right. Also, looking for leads from those...

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