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Old 03-18-2010, 12:16 AM
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Red face Car Horn Location and Modification

I'm coming home from spring break and I want to do a little project.

I want to locate a horn from a 1963 Mercedes 600 Grosser
like this one
(Skip to 5:12ish for the horn sound)
YouTube - Top Gear RR Corniche e MB 600 Grösser (p2)


1. Where is the Car Horn Located ('08 2.5S)?
2. Any ideas how to find a 1963 Mercedes 600 Grosser horn?
3. If Grosser Horn can't be found, where should I go to get a Louder "get the f*** out of my way" horn?

I find the horn on the Altimas and one most newer cars....girly.

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eh.... little pricey
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As far as the horn location goes, you'll have to take off the bumper to get to it. I believe they are located somewhere under the driver side headlight. If I remember correctly, I think there are two. Not sure what each one is for though.
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Right above the orange bulbs are the horns. Got to take the bumper off to get to them.

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eh.... little pricey
lol but youre trying to find a horn from a vintage mercedes. go figure price is an issue.

edit: you also did notice that they are in a PARKING GARAGE in the video right?
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You can get to the stock horns without pulling the bumper, with the undercar tray piece removed. But, there's not a lot of space to work and you are going to have some battle scars on your hands/arms. The wiring harness is pretty short, which limits working room as well.
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lol but youre trying to find a horn from a vintage mercedes. go figure price is an issue.

edit: you also did notice that they are in a PARKING GARAGE in the video right?
according to Wiki its the loudest horn put on a production car and Ive heard they cost only around $200 if you find one.. or a replica one. And in the video Clarkson brags about how loud the horn is.
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So your saying you have one week to track down this horn and install it? I'm doubtful. Have fun during your break though!
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