Been talking to the builder of the w114 om606 coupe with air-suspension (Dan) http://mbturbo.com/car/w114om606/ He feels he needs more stopping power, and got ahold of vented front discs for his w114 that i suspect are either from one r107 or perhaps a w126 gen1. Anyhow, have been thinking about the posibility to do the w126 […]
The W114/W115 models were the first post-war Mercedes-Benz production car to use a newly engineered chassis, not derived from preceding models.
w115 om616 240d Fuel strainer
The w115 had a tank hanging below the trunk, and have the fuel strainer hanging at the bottom (the same as the 911 (930) Porsche) The look and design of the filter is quite identical, where the only noticable difference between a gasoline fuel strainer from a w115 and the Porsche fuelstrainer was that the […]
w114 om606 Monstercrawlers Mounting om606 engine in a w114
Mounting and process of fitting an om606 engine in a w114 coupe, modifications on subframe, w124 oilpan and fabricated enginemounts
w115 om616 240d Swapped enginemount w115
Had some vibrations from the engine that planted itself in the chassi, and when you went over a bump you could feel the lump of metal moving around in the enginebay. Didnt feel to good. Swapped both sides and its what a noticable difference in height of the engine. will do the rear gearbox mount […]
w115 om616 240d fuel level sensor w114+w115 – disassembly
Top right is ground Left bottom is W Right bottom is G The fuel level sensor didnt work, and jumped around the few times it gave a reading, dissembled the fuel level assembly by removing the bottom part the thing surrounding the fuel level “floater” came of. removed a bunch of dirt/fuel ressidue aswell as […]
w115 om616 240d contact instrumentcluster wiring
generation 1 of w114 and w115 with ether/gas filled tempmeter ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— generation 2 of w114 and w115 with electric tempmeter
w123 om602 turbo 7.5mm dieselmeken driveshafts – loud noise
Huge bangs and clanks from the rear of the car, w123, w115, coming after driving for a couple of minutes, my guess is the grease gets warm, and the driveshaft kan move freely and thus creating the bangs that scared the shit out of me. Video of the loud bangs from the rear of the […]
w123 om602 turbo 7.5mm dieselmeken changing wheelbearing rear w115, w123 w116, r107 and w126
ts the same on the w114, w115 and w123, and i GUESS the other are the same to (it ought to) althou the w124 and w201 isnt.. to get enough space to get the puller in place i had to use a knife at first, then a chisel and last to […]
15″ hubcaps and rims w123/w115
14″ on the car, 15″ hubcap somewhat in place on a 15″ rim 4 more 15″ steel rims for w123 15″ vs 14″ 14 vs 15″ 15″ hubcap measurment, its close to 16″ in diameter or 40.7mm something the angle makes it look late it is further out than the end of […]
LSD differentials, where+how to find
Sway bar links
w115 in steel vs w123 plastic swaybar links, the same measurments, or perhaps a mm or two in difference, seeing that the durability is the same, the boot craks, and not the plastic, there isnt realy any advantage with paying twice the price for the metal version. for me atleast. A 115 320 15 89 […]
w123 om602 turbo coupe Overhauling a differential
Overhauling a differential, changing flange / yoke, thrust rings and special tools to dissemble the differential.
Mercedes automatic transmissions P/N 1969-2003
Different Mercedes automatic transmissions between 1969-2003 with partnumber and what engine they where fitted to.
differentials, gear-ratios and compatibility
Gear ratios for r107, w114/w115, w123, w126, w124, w201 and expanding.
w115 om616 240d Final-drive, how to change w114/w115
When i searched the internet for instructions, i couldnt find any,so today i took some photos during my change, hopefully it will help some of you with your projects.