Can somebody please tell me what this is

Asked by Ben Dec 19, 2016 at 05:12 PM about the 1998 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Can somebody please tell me what this is
This fell off my car this morning could someone please
advise on what it is and where I can buy a new one from
as I haven't got a clue thank you

4 Answers


from that dark picture my best guess would be the purge cannister


Maybe it is a bump stop. Is it a lump of hard rubber?

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